Wheel Problems of Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai Tucson owners have reported 4 wheel related problems since 1996. Table 1 illustrates the 1 most common wheel problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's wheel (4 problems).
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
Wheel problem #1
The car involved is a 2013 Hyundai Tucson. The VIN of this Tucson is KM8JU3AC4D_. Car has been in shop about 8 time for pulling to right 1st they said it was bad tires switched out but still continued to pull went it shop again said it was the tires so switched out again took another dealer said that it was the crowning in road I drove other Tucson's and they did not pull then they said it was because of all the mileage that was on my car next they said it was pulling bc of electronic steering id really like to know what is wrong with the car. I have a regional person coming down on the 28th of Aug to look into car pulling to right. Also have took my car to firestones and they say that there is something definitely wrong with the tow and alignment yet the dealer insists that is not the problem. This problem occurred on 02/18/2013.
Wheel problem #2
Tl- the vehicle involved is a 2009 Hyundai Tucson. The contact stated that while parked, he noticed that the front driver's side tire was flat. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic and the technician stated that the stem valve on all four tires was corroded and would have to be replaced. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The vehicle was repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 29,000. The VIN was not available. Kmj. It was December 28, 2012 when this wheel issue occurred.
Wheel problem #3
The vehicle involved was a 2011 Hyundai Tucson. The vehicle identification number (VIN) of the car was KM8JUCAC5A_. We were heading out on vacation from akron, ohio when the dashboard low air pressure tire light came on during our trip. We exited off at the next exit for gas and to add air to the rear tire. We heard air leaking from the tire tread area and had to go to a local repair shop in sissonville, wv for the repair. The repair shop reported that we had tread separation and that the steel belt made a hole in the tire. He changed our tire with a used one to get us to our destination in north carolina. In boone n. C. We had our tires looked at and they showed us the we had another tire with a 4 inch slit in the tread area and was cupped ( a broken belt); this also was the rear tire. They remaining two tires showed signs of tire separation. All four (4) tires were replaced with new ones. Our vehicle is a all wheel drive 2011 Hyundai tuscon. It was 09/17/2012 when this wheel issue occurred.
Wheel problem #4
The car involved was a 2012 Hyundai Tucson. The electronic power steering feels stuck,vague,hard,lacks of maneuverability and feedback while driving the vehicle, feeling the sensation that you will lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle goes to either ways (right or left side) giving the impression that you are going to crash. Also is very difficult to maintain the vehicle align on the road lane and it has to be corrected constantly requiring more physical effort than normal driving. This wheel problem happened on Feb. 1, 2012.