2008 Hyundai Accent Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Hyundai Accent
2008 Hyundai Accent Problems
In areas where the roads are heavily salted during the winter, rust may occur in the front lower suspension or suspension coil spring. There are three separate recalls for road salt damage to the coil spring and/or control arm on 1995-1997 vehicles. Not all recalls may apply to all models so check with your local dealer to see if your vehicle is included. Our technicians remind us that if recall repairs are not completed to your satisfaction you should contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. For more information on these recalls please click here»
2008 Hyundai Accent Questions
I noticed the problem within the last 2-3 weeks... sometimes when I turn the car on it makes a brief squealing noise, and recently when I make a turn (not necessarily a sharp one) it squeals for quite a few seconds. I originally attributed it to wetness or the cold, but it has happened when it...
I have a hyundai accent (1.6 vtvt petrol 2008 model). The car is knocking even in idle and shacking while accelerated . Went to the local dealer they changed the ignition coil and that did not fix the issue , then they found some oil under ignition coil and spark plug. They are suggesting there m...
2008 Hyundai Accent Recalls
The affected vehicles are being recalled because the brake light switch can fail prematurely, resulting in the loss of brake light operation. Other systems that may be affected include: cruise control, push-button start, gear shifter, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. Dealers will replace the brake light switch to correct this concern.
2008 Hyundai Accent Reviews
I own 2 of the 2008 Accents, different colors is the only difference in them. recently the brake lights have went out on both cars. they are equipped with the third brake light too. I have checked bulbs, fuses. i've heard there is a switch under the brake pedal that effects the lights. i have been unable to find any directions on how to remove and replace the switch. if i could come across a di...
Brake switch recall can help you with this.