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Is your Hyundai so easy to steal that it’s legally defective?

There is an alarming rise in theft of Kia cars and Hyundai vehicles. Automakers blame these waves of crime on TikTok users, who happily reveal how easy it is to steal them. But some owners of stolen cars are filing class-action lawsuits against the automaker itself, with their lawyers arguing that Hyundai intentionally made less safe cars to cut costs.

Hyundai and Kia thefts permeate the roof

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