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Hyundai Elantra Problems

Find the most common issues based on Hyundai Elantra owner complaints.

Most Common 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.
A failing vapor canister purge valve may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This valve is part of the evaporative (EVAP) emission control system.
Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall.
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0 Known Hyundai Elantra Brakes Problems

2 Known Hyundai Elantra Drive Train 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 transmissio...

2 Known Hyundai Elantra Electrical & Lights Problems

The airbag warning light may illuminate due to an internal fault with the driver's side airbag. Hyundai has issued a recall for this concern. The recall applies to 1994 & 1995 models only.
Hyundai Elantra models equipped with navigation units may suddenly stop playing audio from all speakers. This includes sound from CD players, radio, navigation, satellite radio, and telephone calls...

1 Known Hyundai Elantra Engine Problem

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

1 Known Hyundai Elantra Exhaust & Emissions Problem

A failing vapor canister purge valve may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This valve is part of the evaporative (EVAP) emission control system.

0 Known Hyundai Elantra Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known Hyundai Elantra Maintenance Problems

0 Known Hyundai Elantra Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Hyundai Elantra Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Hyundai Elantra Problems & Complaints

A failing vapor canister purge valve may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This valve is part of the evaporative (EVAP) emission control system.
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.
The airbag warning light may illuminate due to an internal fault with the driver's side airbag. Hyundai has issued a recall for this concern. The recall applies to 1994 & 1995 models only.
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 transmissio...
Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall.
Hyundai Elantra models equipped with navigation units may suddenly stop playing audio from all speakers. This includes sound from CD players, radio, navigation, satellite radio, and telephone calls...
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