My Elantra seriously never had much problems aside from issues with the car battery. So yeah, my car is a manual transmission and the last couple weeks I'm having problems accelerating especially when getting on the free or trying to accelerate when the light turns green. I took my car into the shop and I'm told my clutch needs to be replaces as well as the sparkplugs. Why is the maintenance so much on a clutch replacement?
My clutch? on 2004 Hyundai Elantra
by fishing0310 in Pico Rivera, CA on April 07, 2011
ANSWER by Jim Taddei on April 07, 2011
The RepairPal estimate for clutch replacement on your 2004 Hyundai Elantra is $491 - $664. That does not seem our of the ordinary. The transmission must be removed to replace the clutch. Here is a link to the estimate - https://repairpal.com/estimator?car_type_id=4008
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