This bulletin applies to 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe vehicles. Effective with production date 10-24-2007, the front lower arm ball joint design has been changed.
The lower arm ball joint cover type has been changed from a separate component to an integrated type.
The previous ball joint P/N 54530-3B000 (shown at left) has been updated with P/N 54530-2B000. The earlier ball joint requires assembly of the dust cover after inserting the ball joint into the lower arm. The updated ball joint features an integrated dust cover.