2004 Hyundai Elantra Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Hyundai Elantra

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2004 Hyundai Elantra
$
308
to $
1,616
2004 Hyundai Elantra
$
286
to $
476
2004 Hyundai Elantra
$
711
to $
1,040
2004 Hyundai Elantra
$
812
to $
1,322
2004 Hyundai Elantra
$
297
to $
442

2004 Hyundai Elantra Problems

Power windows stopped working.

My power windows won't work. Power locks function well but the buttons for my windows won't.

Stalling/failure to start due to crankshaft angle sensor failure

Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall.

Check Engine Light and Transmission Won't Shift Correctly

If the automatic transmission does not shift properly and the Check Engine Light illuminates, the speed sensors in the transmission may have failed. The sensors are simple and inexpensive to replace.

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2004 Hyundai Elantra Questions

Is the clutch slave cylinder internal or external? (1 answer)

I have to replace the slave cylinder to my clutch and there is a huge difference in labor cost depending on if its internal or external

Can I change the Speed Sensor in the Trans. and how do I do this " simple " job. (1 answer)

Car has 105,873 miles , Fluid changed at 85,000

Is a front alignment a MUST since my one tire was rotated? (1 answer)

I have no pulling or anything while driving the car.

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2004 Hyundai Elantra Recalls

Recall 05V479000
CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN ADVANCED AIR BAG SYSTEM. THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) INSTALLED IN THE RIGHT FRONT SEAT OF THE VEHICLE MAY MISCLASSIFY A CHILD RESTRAINT SEAT (CRS) AS AN ADULT. THIS MAY OCCUR IF THE CRS IS INSTALLED AFTER AN ADULT HAS BEEN SEATED IN THE RIGHT FR...
Recall 05V395000
CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN ADVANCED AIR BAG SYSTEM. THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) INSTALLED IN THE RIGHT FRONT SEAT OF THE VEHICLE MAY MISCLASSIFY A CHILD RESTRAINT SEAT (CRS) AS AN ADULT. THIS MAY OCCUR IF THE CRS IS INSTALLED AFTER AN ADULT HAS BEEN SEATED IN THE RIGHT FR...
Recall 04V370000
DURING AN INSURANCE INSTITUTE FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY (IIHS) OFFSET FRONTAL BARRIER IMPACT TEST, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT FUEL TAN DAMAGE COULD OCCUR. ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, A VAPOR TUBE HOSE CLAMP THAT IS LOCATED NEAR THE FUEL TANK MAY NOT BE POSITIONED PROPERLY AND COULD CAUSE FUEL LEAKAGE.

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2004 Hyundai Elantra Reviews

Rated
based on 6 customer reviews
Car has been faithful but is getting old by today's standards. I kept up the maintenance regularly. When it hit the 60K+ mark 1 1/2 yrs ago, there was the 60K maintenance to be done - engine work. Cost about $800. At about 69K the check engine light came on - the O2 sensor had to be replaced; because the car was built with Calif. emission, required a special part. In all, $500+. Now at 73K the...
Very reliable little car.
Nice car..

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