Hyundai Elantra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Hyundai Elantra
- Transmission Won't Shift/CEL Due to Failed Speed Sensors in Transmission
- Confirm Latest Software For Transmission Control Module and Correct Fuild For Proper Shift Quailty
- Power windows stopped working.
- Check Engine Light Due to Failing Canister Purge Valve
- Recall for Defective Airbag System that Causes the Airbag Light to Illuminate
- car won't start on first try
- When i go to pump gas the pump keep stopping on me. takes 4 min to fill $20. Why
- How do I remove an ignition lock cylinder if the key will not turn to ACC (usually needed in order to release locking pin from underneath)?
- Parts and labor cost for replacing power steering pump
- PURGE VALVE SOLENOID
Hyundai Elantra Problems
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.
Prior to replacing the automatic transmission fluid (to improve shift quality), make sure that the transmission fluid level is correct. Also, make sure the computer that controls the transmission has the most up-to-date adaptive programming information. When servicing these transmissions be sure to use fluid approved by Hyundai.
My power windows won't work. Power locks function well but the buttons for my windows won't.
Hyundai Elantra Questions
I recently had my breaks replaced and was told i needed to replace the struts which I have not yet done. My car started making a knocking sound when I let off the gas. It sounds like someone knocking on a door. I have new brakes and new tires.
My Kavalec converter was getting red and it messed my flex pipe up so I replace my manifold and Cadillac converters and I did spark plugs and wires and when I start it up it shakes and my Cadillac converter gets read what could it be
My alternator showed it passed when tested ,but shows no voltage when tested in the car .plus I have no power steering and my windows wont go back up i need help fast got rain coming!!!
Hyundai Elantra Recalls
An electronics fault causes conflicting steering wheel input data to shut down the power assist in affected vehicles. Power steering is most important at low speeds and while parking, and difficulty steering may result in a crash. Dealers will update electronics that control the power steering to correct this problem.
Hyundai found that a support bracket for the headliner could come loose when the side curtain airbags are deployed. In the event the side airbag is deployed, the bracket could come loose and cause injury to the occupants. Dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner to correct this concern.
The affected vehicles are being recalled because the brake light switch can fail prematurely, resulting in the loss of brake light operation. Other systems that may be affected include: cruise control, push-button start, gear shifter, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. Dealers will replace the brake light switch to correct this concern.
Hyundai Elantra Reviews
I'm having a problem with the plastic splash shield under the radiator easily cracking and coming loose. Because I cannot see the front end of my car, it's easy to scrape the bottom on a concrete parking barrier. Everytime this happens (four times now), the plastic shield breaks and has to be replaced. I've never had this problem with any other car so am wondering if this is a defect or just...
Love my Elantra Touring but an having issues with the clear coat on exterior handles and now the mirror peeling. Hyundai has covered the handles but are now not covering the mirrors. Very disappointed in how I am being treated. I do not take it to be washed often. They stated that they have never seen anything like it before. Where else is the paint going to start peeling on my red car? An...
My car has 140790mi. At 80500mi the drivers rear brake was draging causing rotot to get ruined. Replaced rotor caliper and used ceramic pads. Now the brake is dragging again. What is causing this problem?