1999 Hyundai Tiburon Q&A
1999 Hyundai Tiburon Question: Running Rough
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. Right now the car is barely running. Could this be a coinsidance and there is another problem or do these 16 valve engines get cranky without higher octane unleaded. Thanks you so much. PS, If it is a fuel issues, is it best to run it through or should I turn the car over and empty the tank? LOL - tigercall
Every car made to be driven in the USA has to run just fine on 87 regular. It is required by the EPA. Is there a Check Engine Light On? Best to have a good diagnostic tech inspect your car. Are you sure that the gas from the gas station was not dirty. It does happen. Good Luck! - dandd
uh anyone still looking at this they only run on 91 and up replace the plugs and fuel filter and it will run right - Visitor
Runs rough and dies. Check engine light comes on and goes off. WE had fuel system cleaned and ran good for a day. Replaced fuel filter and still no better. What could it be?
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After cleaning the maf sensor with CRC maf sensor cleaner, the CE light is OFF, but car still runs rough. Would replacing the maf sensor be the next step? Any help is very much appreciated, thank you!