2012 Hyundai Sonata Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Hyundai Sonata
- Why does my rear right break light no brighten when I apply my breks?
- Blown motor supposedly due to oil pump failure
- My car shows it's in Drive but acts like it's in manual wanting me to shift.
- 10,973 mi and i already needed new battery and ac compressor- is this normal?
- Should a transmission go bad on a 3 yr old Hyundai sonata with 27000 miles on it
2012 Hyundai Sonata Problems
Parking lights not turning off intermittently or all the time. The common problem is with the cabin fuse box. Complete replacement of the assembly is necessary to fix the problem.
2012 Hyundai Sonata Questions
This seems early for these to go bad- not sure what to do-
It makes a d d d d. Noise when you accelerate and keep it at 40 miles an hour and then when you take your foot off the gas, the noise stops.
2012 Hyundai Sonata Recalls
These vehicles are being recalled because the transmission shift cable may come loose from the shift lever pin. If this were to occur, the gear selected may not match the indicated gear and the vehicle could move in an unexpected direction. Also, if the parking brake is not set when the vehicle is parked, the vehicle could roll unexpectedly even if the indicated gear is "park". Dealers will inspect and repair the connection between the shift cable and the shift lever to correct this concern.
Hyundai is recalling certain 2012-2013 Sonata passenger cars, the side curtain airbags may inflate unexpectedly - Without a deployment command from the control module. Unexpected deployment would increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants. It would also be a significant driver distraction and would limit the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the side curtain air bags to correct this concern. The Hyundai recall number is 106.
On certain vehicles, the center rear seat belt may incorporate a release mechanism that detaches both the lap and shoulder portion at the belt's lower anchor point. This design may not meet federal safety standards. If this seat belt is not properly anchored, it could increase the risk of personal injury in the event of a crash. Dealers will replace the center rear seat belts in vehicles currently in dealer inventory. It has yet to be decided if vehicles already delivered to customers will be recalled.