1998 Hyundai Elantra Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Hyundai Elantra

1998 Hyundai Elantra Problems

System component failure can cause the airbag warning light to illuminate. Stored fault codes should be diagnosed to help isolate the cause of the problem. A recall for the driver's side airbag applies to 1994 & 1995 models only.

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1998 Hyundai Elantra Questions

The other controls on the "stalk" work - cruise control, etc. - and the wipers work on the "washer" setting, but the wipers do not work when using the rotary on the stalk. Do I need a new switch, "stalk" or what? I tried replacing the fuse but it did not help.

Was cruising at sixty mph and car just downshifted on its own to 3 2 1on its own y almost caused me to crash

after servicing a transmission for a 98 Hyundai Elantra I put 3 qt.of transmisson fluid and it showed overfilled. the car requires 4.5 qts and I changed the fluid twice in a week because the fluid smelled bad the car runs good but its to overfilled. Is there a certin way to check the fluid?

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1998 Hyundai Elantra Reviews

just bought a used wagon gls and was driving fine commuting to work until last week when check engine light went on and died. Went to a mechanic to look at it and was told it was speed fan module. So far its been a reliable car for its year and mileage only 94k.

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