If the alternator fails, it should be replaced with an improved design which is better able to replenish electrical power to the battery. The new alternator requires a different diameter drive belt.
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1999 Hyundai Tiburon
1999 Hyundai Tiburon Problems
1999 Hyundai Tiburon Recalls (Recent)
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE TIRE PRESSURE PLACARD REQUIRED BY FMVSS NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS," WAS MISPRINTED. IT INCORRECTLY CONTAINS THE TIRE SIZES, SEATING CAPACITY, AND LUGGAGE CAPACITY.Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE DRIVER AND FRONT PASSENGER SEAT BELTS MAY NOT EXTEND AND RETRACT SMOOTHLY THROUGH THE D-RING GUIDES MOUNTED ON THE BODY PILLARS AFT OF THE DOORS. IF THE SEAT BELTS DO NOT EXTEND AND RETRACT SMOOTHLY, THEY MAY TWIST IN THE D-RING GUIDES AND MAKE IT INCONVENIENT TO EXTEND AND RETRACT THE SEAT BELTS.Learn more »
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION PRESSURE CONTROL SOLENOID VALVE SEALS DO NOT REMAIN SUFFICIENTLY ELASTIC, RESULTING IN TRANSMISSION FLUID LEAKAGE. THIS LEAKAGE CAN RESULT IN REDUCED PRESSURE APPLICATION TO THE CLUTCHES, BRAKE, AND KICKDOWN SERVO, ALLOWING THEM TO SLIP.Learn more »
1999 Hyundai Tiburon Questions and Answers
i have a 1999 tiburon with an automatic. The trans went into safety mode. i replaced the trans and it is still in safety mode ( 3rd gear only). Is there any way to fix this?
Hello, My daughter recently purchased her 5speed, 99' Tiby with 58,000 miles and its in fine shape. After her first week of driving it she went to the pump and filled up with regular unleaded....
Car failed smog because of no communication. My car stereo was stollen. Does power get drawn from there? It's the only difference from last year.
gas backs up after a few seconds of of pumping at the pump
Vehicle was looked at by a mechanic and told me I needed to replace computer on vehicle.