2009 Hyundai Accent Hyundai Accent 2009

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2009 Hyundai Accent repairs by problem area

Engine (33%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (18%)

Brakes and Traction Control (7%)

Suspension and Steering (16%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (11%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (2%)

Other (13%)

Chart based on 45 repairs.

2009 Hyundai Accent engine repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (20%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (60%)

< $100 (20%)

Chart based on 5 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2009 Hyundai Accent 4dr Sedan

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

105000 mi

US $228
Got a check engine light. Mechanic had to replace the CVV solenoid & the purge valve. 
40000 mi Car intermittently would not start. they said it started for them, never checked it. Now it is doing it again the past 2 days it won't start. Very frustrating 
95000 mi

US $60
Ignition Coil failed. Coil replaced. 
110000 mi

US $20
Another coil pack failed 
62000 mi Oxygen sensor gave out. 
94000 mi

US $215
Engine misfiring; coil pack replaced 

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2009 Hyundai Accent 2dr Hatch

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

56000 mi

US $50
Two welded exhaust hangers on the exhaust pipe had rusted off, causing the pipe to hang down. Two exhaust clamps were purchased and installed to put the pipe back in the original position. 
17820 mi

C $130
accessory belts worn, replaced, required to pass yearly provincial inspection, as claimed to my wife by dealer. Suspect this repair was a total rip off, but was done by dealer so reporting as repair 
24480 mi check engine light 
32240 mi ignition switch locked up intermittently 
5000 mi OBD system recorded an "Unknown Fault". System was reprogrammed and operates normally. 
33700 mi

US $1170
July 2010 30,900 miles complete clutch replacement for second time, first in January 2010 at 28,500 miles. Hyundai does not honor their own warranty. 

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2009 Hyundai Accent 2dr Hatch

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

3348 mi Check engine light on. Updated computer software installed. 
16740 mi Check engine light on, no drivability issues. ECM reflash, OK so far. 
36580 mi Check engine light on, oxygen sensor replaced. 

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2009 Hyundai Accent Engine Problems

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