Charger issues plague my Hyundai Ioniq EV as company struggles to find fix

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A month and half+ off the road due to manufacturer defects, recalls & charging issues with Hyundai Ioniq EV. 

When my wife and I first got our Ioniq Electric car in June— just weeks after it officially launched in Canada as Hyundai’s first flagship all-electric vehicle— we were overall very happy with the experience. Charging took a little longer than expected using our 120V outlet at home, but otherwise there weren’t any big downsides or frustrations that we experienced. It seemed to be solid car for the price point as we transitioned to electric for the first time, and we had no regrets. But the real test would be a cold Canadian winter. With the start of cold weather here in Toronto, Canada came the first issues with the vehicle and those were followed by multiple manufacturer defects, recalled parts, and now over a month and counting off the road due to a charging issue and inexperience with repairing electric vehicles at the dealership…

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