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»

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2008 Hyundai Accent Questions

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...

I was told to replace spark plugs and I deed I have same problem check engine lite stays on still runs bad help!!!!

Dash lights started to fade and it stalled out. Gave it a jump and it started so I took it to have a charging test done at Autozone. They said I had a bad alternator. Replaced it and later car stalled again. Went ahead and bought a new battery and car ran all day. Next morning it wouldn't sta...

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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.

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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...

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