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2006 Hyundai Azera repairs by problem area

Engine (25%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (2%)

Brakes and Traction Control (5%)

Suspension and Steering (20%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (25%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (14%)

Other (8%)

Chart based on 132 repairs.

2006 Hyundai Azera repair cost distribution

$2500+ (3%)

$1000 - $2499 (7%)

$500 - $999 (20%)

$100 - $499 (63%)

< $100 (7%)

Chart based on 30 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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2006 Hyundai Azera 4dr Sedan

263-horsepower 3.8L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Hyundai Azera in California, United States
Feb 2009 - Jul 2009
Mar 2009

26000 mi
Air bag light remained on during operation of car - repaired by dealership. 
Jun 2009

36000 mi
Replaced seat belt assembly to correct air bag light on passenger side 
Jul 2009

36000 mi
New shocks on all 4 wheels at Hyundai's expense and offering. Ride was becoming increasingly bouncy and wallowing-a real concern at higher speeds. Afterwards we saw immediate improvement but the firmness was soon gone. The car was back to its old ways. 
Hyundai Azera in Texas, United States
Mar 2009 - Mar 2010
Apr 2009

41000 mi
car will intermittently not start. Attempted to jump, no luck. Waited a few hours and car started. Drove to dealership..."Unable to replicate". 
May 2009

42000 mi
car will intermittently not start, battery not the problem. Car will start after waiting various lengths of time. Dealer unable to replicate. Will trade in this vehicle when no longer upside down. picked car up from dealer, drove for a few hours, car would not start. Waited a while, car started, drove back to dealer. They ran diagnostics, stated car checked out "fine", unable to replicate prob. 
Oct 2009

52000 mi
Rotors and pads all around. 
Dec 2009

52000 mi
unable to open hood using hood release. splash guard (x2) underneath car dragging ground on trip (first one on way to Texas, 2nd one on way back from Texas) Had same problem previously and covered under warranty at dealer in VA. Dealer in KS would not cover under warranty.  replaced cable that opens hood. Replaced both although only one was broken because other cable was "looking rough" per dealer  brakes squealing despite new pads. Returned to Meineke and told pads were worn after only couple of months. Replaced under lifetime brake pad warranty - told "probably a bad day at the factory or might need new rotors - time will tell" 
Feb 2010

54000 mi
Crack noted in dash around front passenger airbag. Part ordered Took car to different dealership for broken splash guards x2.  Dash replaced due to crack around passenger airbag.  Splash guards replaced x2  
Hyundai Azera in North Carolina, United States
Jun 2008 - Mar 2010
Mar 2009

45000 mi
We do have an intermittent problem with the drivers seat and door locks but the dealership has not been able to get it to malfunction when they have it.  
Jul 2009

55000 mi

US $45
Driver's seat has had recurring intermediate malfunction for entire ownership. Dealer finally recreated it. Both front door locks recently started sticking. 
Hyundai Azera in Texas, United States
Dec 2007 - Jan 2012
Jul 2009

23000 mi
Had a crack in the dash 
Aug 2011

46300 mi
Replaced idler pulley,under warranty 
Hyundai Azera in Texas, United States
Dec 2007 - Jul 2009
May 2008

29000 mi
Intermittent air bag failure light. Dealer reseated connectors under passenger seat. No trouble since. 
Jan 2009

38000 mi
Driver's door will not electrically lock or unlock. 
Hyundai Azera in Illinois, United States
Jan 2006 - Aug 2009
Nov 2006

3000 mi
Sunroof Mis-aligned. 
Feb 2007

8000 mi
Hyundai Suspension TSB performed. Problem still not fixed. Suspension still very noisy 
Sep 2007

12000 mi
Airbag light on intermittently. Sensor reset on passenger seat. 
May 2008

20000 mi
Airbag light on again. Passenger seat sensor reset. 
Hyundai Azera in New York, United States
Dec 2007 - Jun 2015
Apr 2008

15000 mi
Timing chain tensioner replaced per TSB. 
Dec 2009

26000 mi

US $190
CEL went on and unable get any acceleration. Waited for few minutes and car responded. Dealer checked computer codes. Had throttle body sensor replaced under warranty and car is running well. 
Jan 2011

33000 mi
Windshield wiper blades inoperable. Adjusted and tightened bolt which allows wiper blade arm to be driven by motor. 
Feb 2011

34000 mi
CEL, ABS light on. Computer code showed a defective wheel sensor which was ordered and then installed the following week. Everything normal now. 
Jul 2012

42000 mi

US $740
No A/C only hot air blowing.Defect in compressor causing short and blow out fuse. Removed and replaced A/C compressor 
Hyundai Azera in Georgia, United States
Dec 2007 - Apr 2010
May 2008

20000 mi
Automatic rear sunshade broke. 
Nov 2008

28000 mi

US $700
Driver's door seal deteriorated. Outside door handle broke off when opening.  Driver's door seal replaced. 
Dec 2008

29000 mi
Replaced exterior door handle trim. 
Apr 2009

32000 mi
Accelerator pedal malfunctioned, stopping the car dead. Check engine and skid control lights flashing.  Dashboard cracked at passenger airbag indentation. Dashboard replaced. Electrochromatic rearview mirror on darkest tint and would not return to normal. Mirror replaced. 
Oct 2009

36000 mi
Undercarriage dirt/heat shield came loose and dragged on the ground then caught on the road and ripped apart. Banging and popping from front suspension. Installed new struts and bushings Problems with steering, clanking from steering shaft and entire steering wheel/shaft loose. 
Nov 2009

38000 mi
Installation of new steering shaft.  
Apr 2010

43000 mi
Installed another new set of struts after replacements went bad. Excessive wallowing and float, and knocking noises. Rear automatic sunshade broke (2nd time). 
Hyundai Azera in Manitoba, Canada
Dec 2007 - Feb 2014
Mar 2008

27900 mi
Mechanic noted play in rf ball joint during test drive. Repaired. Clunk in rear like two by fours hitting together when going over a deeper road indentation like a recessed sewer cover. 
Jun 2008

31620 mi
recliner switch on passenger power seat not working all the time. internal short in power switch and part ordered. 
Oct 2008

35340 mi
Whistling noise traced to pulley-idler that had a faulty bearing causing the noise. Idler pulley replaced and problem corrected. 
Mar 2009

39060 mi
Clunking noise from the rear suspension when going over severe potholes. Problem loose dust boots on shocks. Dust boots secured and vehicle now quieter than when new. Dealer sent in a report to Hyundai Canada. 
Mar 2010

47120 mi
ticking noise when cold. Dealer performed a TSB timing chain tensioners. Did not correct problem. Going back and leaving vehicle until it is repaired. 
Apr 2010

48360 mi
Ticking noise when cold was caused by piston slap. Dealer installed a new engine block under warranty. 
Mar 2011

63240 mi

C $250
TPS unit faulty-replaced and ECU updated 
Mar 2013

93620 mi

C $107
Rear sway bar bushings replaced to eliminate clunking noise. 

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2006 Hyundai Azera 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Hyundai Azera in Iowa, United States
Dec 2007 - Jul 2008
Apr 2008

9000 mi
Driver's side back window wouldn't lock/unlock remotely. Actuator ordered and installed. 

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2006 Hyundai Azera Repair Histories

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