2017 Hyundai Azera Reliability - Consumer Reports
The current Azera is more stylish and refined than its predecessor. Appealingly finished, the spacious and quiet cabin has comfortable seats and generous room for five. The powertrain is smooth, powerful and fuel-efficient. While handling is improved, the Azera still lacks agility even for this class. The ride also falls short of expectations. Loaded with features, the Azera is competitively priced but no longer is a bargain.
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There is 1 recall on this vehicle. Learn More.

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Overall Reliability
The 2017 Hyundai Azera has been recalled 1 time by NHTSA. View Recalls

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Recalls
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Aug 06, 2021
A person inside the trunk compartment may become trapped, increasing their risk of injury.
Summary:
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Sonata, 2016-2018 Sonata Hybrid, 2018-2020 Accent, and 2016-2017 Azera vehicles. The trunk latch may become damaged, preventing the opening of the trunk from the inside. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 401, "Internal Trunk Release."
What should you do:
Dealers will replace the trunk latch base, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed in October 2021. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's number for this recall is 208.
For more information:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 21V619000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 348158
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