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Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Problems

Find the most common issues based on car owner complaints

Most Common Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Problems

A rough idle or hard starting condition may develop, most noticeable when the engine is cold, with fault code P161B stored in the powertrain control module (PCM).
An idle fluctuation may be noted, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate.
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2 Known Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Electrical & Lights Problems

2 Known Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Suspension & Steering Problem

5 Known Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Hyundai Genesis 3.8 years 2009, 2011, and 2010 are the most likely to experience problems.

2009 Hyundai Genesis 3.8
2011 Hyundai Genesis 3.8
2010 Hyundai Genesis 3.8
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