Hyundai Australia recalls thousands of vehicles over DCT fault

Hyundai Australia recalls thousands of vehicles over DCT fault

Hyundai Australia has issued a recall for 8466 vehicles across several model lines, over an issue with the eight-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT) where drivers may experience a sudden loss of power. “Software logic for ‘fail-safe’ driving conditions was not set up to correctly respond when certain transmission oil pump faults are detected in the dual clutch transmission,” the company says in its recall notice. “Loss of motive power while driving at high speed could increase the risk of a crash. …