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Hyundai Elantra Problems

Find the most common issues based on car 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.
A failing vapor canister purge valve may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall.
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2 Known Hyundai Elantra Drive Train Problems

3 Known Hyundai Elantra Electrical & Lights Problems

1 Known Hyundai Elantra Engine Problem

1 Known Hyundai Elantra Exhaust & Emissions Problem

7 Known Hyundai Elantra Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Hyundai Elantra years 2001, 2007, and 2004 are the most likely to experience problems.

2001 Hyundai Elantra
2007 Hyundai Elantra
2004 Hyundai Elantra
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