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Hyundai Accent Transmission Problems

444 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Hyundai Accent. 27 of these members (6.1%) have reported transmission repairs for their car. A total of 41 transmission repairs to Hyundai Accents--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Hyundai Accent problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Percentage of Hyundai Accent repairs by problem area

Chart based on 204 repairs.

Hyundai Accent transmission repair cost distribution

Chart based on 43 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2010 Hyundai Accent 2dr Hatch

96-horsepower 1.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

22940 mi   Clutch replacement 
31660   complete replacement of the clutch assembly 

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2009 Hyundai Accent 4dr Sedan

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

63000 mi   New clutch installed, $360. Differential out of tolerance. Found transmission (5speed) needed to be replaced. Replaced under warranty (transmission, not clutch). Had car in the shop for 4 days. 

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2008 Hyundai Accent 4dr Sedan

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

34000 mi   Clutch squeak that would go away with slightest pressure on the clutch pedal. Throw out bearing bad. Replace same along with damaged pressure plate. This was second visit for issue, I had to agree to $600 for tear down in case wear item. 

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2008 Hyundai Accent 2-door

4-cylinder manual 2WD

26040 mi C $1200 Mechanical clutch failure not covered under warranty. They rebuilt the clutch. 

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2007 Hyundai Accent 2dr Hatch

110-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

28000 mi US $1282 Clutch went out at 28,000 miles. Wear item or not, should not go out this soon, dealership promised warranty repair, had car over 1 week, no work done, then suddenly wanted $1300 to repair, declined, took to another shop. Continuation of previous problem, took to local KIA dealership (Hyundai owns KIA), Clutch, pressure plate, and flywheel replaced(Hyundai dealer told me to drive on it, when it went out it destroyed the flywheel, throw out bearing and pressure plate) 
41540   Clutch made a weird nose; lubed up the part (they had to remove the transmission) Work done on warranty 
61380   Squeaky clutch when depressing and releasing. Parts ordered. Clutch release bearing replaced. Car had a hard rattle after released from shop and had to be brought in just to find out what wasn't tightened properly. Ready the following day without problems. 

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2007 Hyundai Accent 2-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

6000 mi US $50 Auto Trans was slipping during the 2nd gear to 3rd gear change when cold. 

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2005 Hyundai Accent 2dr Hatch

104-horsepower 1.6L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

69500 mi US $415 Warranty replacement of transmission. Also dent in oil pan. Not covered by 100,000 mile power train warranty. Cost $399 + tax 

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