2001 Hyundai Sonata Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Hyundai Sonata

2001 Hyundai Sonata Problems

On the 2.7L V6 and 2.4L 4 Cylinder, a defective exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) switching valve may cause an intermittent rough or unstable idle engine.

Concerned about safety, the NHTSA is investigating reports of rust forming at the front suspension mounting points, the frame, and the sub-frame. Some of these vehicles may have been recalled for this issue. For more information, please click here»

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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2001 Hyundai Sonata Questions

My computer was erased when i jumped it when I first bought it.I have driven it for 3 months now and my mechanic said to just drive it.

It has been raining here for the last three days new breaks front and rear

car stumbles slow to get to speed and doesnt want to shift

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2001 Hyundai Sonata Recalls

HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 188,282 MY 2001-2004 SONATA AND MY 2001-2004 XG300 AND XG350 VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK...ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, AN INTERMITTENT CONDITION THAT LEADS TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS) AIR BAG WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATION COULD RESULT FROM MOTION OF THE SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS AND SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS CONNECTOR WHICH MOUNT TO THE ADJUSTABLE SEAT ...VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS) AIR BAG WARNING LIGHT COULD ILLUMINATE DUE TO MOTION OF THE SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS AND SIDE IMPACT AIR BAG WIRING HARNESS CONNECTOR THAT MOUNT TO THE ADJUSTABLE SEAT CUSHION ASSEMBLY. THIS CONDITION O...

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2001 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

I have had this car since 2005 and love almost every minute of it. Very reliable. Fun to drive. Room for everything I need. Comfortable and great visibility from the driver seat.

We bought our 2001 hyundai sonata used with about 30,000 mils on it we have 80,000 now and we have replaced four sencors in it so far at $400.00 each and another one went out yesterday, needless to say we are fed up with this car and will never buy another hyundai we are going back to the dealer to see what they will do for us probebly will be like the government (NOTHING) Bill and ...

2001 Sonata and I have driven it for about 7 years now. Got 184000 miles on it and just had my 3 rd timing belt installed. No major problems and it still runs like a champ. My only complaint is the brake rotors which need frequent resurfacing to enable smooth braking. Also had new sub frame installed from recall notice. Engine performance on my 6 cyl has been great in all the years. Never...

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