As the vehicle was no longer under warranty, I was made responsible for the towing and repair costs. Without the repair, the passenger airbag will not deploy in the event of a collision. I am a little put off by the dealers as they keep telling me this is normal behavior. Fortunately, the lack of brake lights was noticed before any accidents occurred, and the vehicles were taken to the dealer and were repaired at no charge. I was assured when I was purchasing this car that the difference between a automatic and manual trans. Yes, this car is under warranty.
Consequence Failure to illuminate the stop lamps during braking or inability to disengage the cruise control could increase the risk of a crash. I was told I need new shock absorbers, which has nothing to do with the braking system. So this is a recurring problem but only when asked to drive longer distances at a constant elevated speed. If this is a normal operation of this car, someone is going to be hurt or killed as a result of it. Aug 26, 2011 You need to replace tranny, is your check engine light on? Started last night just before I got home and after 45 min or so driningjust fine this morning it did the same thing. The failure mileage was 86,000. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 110.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2008 Accent is 125 while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Hyundai Accent is 74. The gas mileage is actually worse than my 1991 Honda civic hatchback, that has almost 180,000 miles on it. In the last few weeks when I go around a corner, hit a bump in the road or go around a roundabout my radio or Bluetooth to my phone cuts out and tries to load a cd, then says on the display screen 'mech error'. The total sales of the 2008 Hyundai Accent in the United States are 52,933 units. They have also required extensive documentation that is not listed in the recall agreement. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151.
My car was totaled and none of the airbags deployed. I bought it last year and not only does it get better gas mileage than it's rated for I get 34-35 mpg hwy it also has been an incredibly reliable car. Upon fish tailing back into traffic hit another vehicle head on and airbags did not deploy on impact until car was no longer in motion. Goes like it Supposed to. The front was pushed in.
It has over 40000 miles on it and it drives like a dream! I had the Hyundai dealership diagnose the problem, they told me that the air bag sensor pad in the front passenger seat went bad. It took the median cables to stop the vehicle. The local Jaguar dealer had a 2008 Hyundai Accent 3 door for sale. There isn't much to it, but that doesn't bother me I don't need fancy design just the basics. I'm certainly not going to work on the car myslef. Also the back seats don't fold nearly flat enough. The car is wonderful and if Hyundai came out with a convertible, I'd consider trading in my Jaguar! The 1999 accent was equipped with an idle speed conrol actuator common issue or there may be a vacuum leak at the surge tank or the problem may be something electrical.
I recently had my front wheel bearing replace on my car, since then my automatic braking system comes on while doing a 110km down the highway. Only on a quick two attempt cold start. At crestmont Hyundai via a road test. Then after backing out of the driveway the car will hesitate for 4 or 5 seconds after shifting into drive before it engages the forward gears. This must be due to a faulty part or poor installation, since our vehicle has not seen any recent accidents or unusual use.
That is at least an hour drive. I returned it to Hyundia found nothing wrong with the car. Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Accent, model year 2007-2011 Azera, Sonata and Sante Fe,2006-2011 Tucson, 2009-2011 Elantra Touring, 2007-2010 Elantra, 2008-2011 Veracruz, 2009-2011 Genesis, 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, 2007-2008 Entourage, and 2006-2008 Tiburon vehicles. I now know that the finance mgr. Yes, this car is under warranty. It would struggle in the winter to maintain it's rated temperature. For more information, refer to this page:.
I have already gone to a Hyundai service center and there comment was that they could not determine if the new switch complies since the new switch and the old switch look the same. Yesterday it did the bamging thing again when I had to drive it 150 miles or so each way to take a co-worker to the airport. Changed battery terminals was ok for awhile. The car will turn over but will not start checked the fuel pump. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336.