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Reported by 573drearl and 2 others for the Hyundai Azera

Excessive wear of tires due to alignment problems. Dealer suggested replace front struts which only made problem worse. Re-check by dealer indicated inability to adjust due to non adjustable front upper ball joints. Replacement ball joints priced at over $400 plus labor and then add front alignment or all 4 wheels at more cost for a total of $685.50 cost. Left dealer with no further attempt to repair. Went to local garage who purchased MO...

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Verified for the Hyundai XG300

If the Check Engine Light illuminates, indicating a problem with the front oxygen sensor, but the sensor tests okay, reprogramming the engine's control computer should fix the problem. Then, the Check Engine Light will no longer falsely illuminate and the acceleration, particularly from a stopped position, will be smoother.

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Verified for the Hyundai Santa Fe

Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall (03V030000).

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Verified for the Hyundai Sonata

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.

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Verified for the Hyundai XG300

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.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis 4.6

A whine type noise may be noted from the power steering pump. This can be caused by a clogged reservoir which can aerate the power steering fluid. Cleaning the reservoir screen will restore proper fluid flow, reducing the noise.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis 3.8

The theft system alarm may sound for no apparent reason. The is commonly caused by a faulty hood closed switch. A new, slightly taller switch is available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis 4.6

The theft system alarm may sound for no apparent reason. The is commonly caused by a faulty hood closed switch. A new, slightly taller switch is available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T

The theft system alarm may sound for no apparent reason. The is commonly caused by a faulty hood closed switch. A new, slightly taller switch is available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8

The theft system alarm may sound for no apparent reason. The is commonly caused by a faulty hood closed switch. A new, slightly taller switch is available to correct this concern.

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Verified for the Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T

A creak or tick type may be noted from the sunroof when closed. This is commonly caused by drying of the sunroof weather strip. Our technicians recommend lubing the sunroof weatherstrip with a dry silicone lube to correct this issue.

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Reported by teemu60 and 1 other for the Hyundai Elantra

This is more of a nuisance than a severe mechanical problem: my headlight lens both have filmed over. Light output to the road has decreased as a result. I checked out numerous headlight lens cleaners and polishers, but nothing guaranteed a solution. I saw that some kits contained a high grit sandpaper. I decided to experiment, as my lights couldn't get any worse, and used some Bon Ami on a wet cloth and rubbed the lens vigorously. It wo...

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Reported by Tambell and 1 other for the Hyundai Santa Fe

I just had the speedometer sensor replaced on 12/2/12 and today 12/8/12 it stopped working. Before the part was put on all fuses were checked and for any electrical problems there were none. So it was replaced seven days later it stops. Other then that this car has been very good alomst owned it for a year. one owner before all work done at dealer.I have a warrenty on the sensor no problem but not on labor just wondering if this is an issue on...

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Verified for the Hyundai Sonata

The timing belt can fail prematurely; if it fails while driving, it can cause catastrophic damage to the engine. Be sure that the timing belt is inspected and replaced according to the manufacturer's recommended schedule.

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Verified for the Hyundai XG350

If the Check Engine Light illuminates, indicating a problem with the front oxygen sensor, but the sensor tests okay, reprogramming the engine's control computer should fix the problem. Then, the Check Engine Light will no longer falsely illuminate and the acceleration, particularly from a stopped position, will be smoother.

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