1247 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Hyundai Elantra. 147 of these members
(11.8%) have reported brake repairs for their car.
A total of 188 brake repairs to Hyundai Elantras--an average of 0.2 per
vehicle--have been reported.
Rear brakes locked as a result of improper bad/caliper alignment. Brake pads replaced as part of repair due to excessive burning.
Locked right rear caliper, followed by a locked left rear caliper. New pads/rotors due to damage from locked rear brakes.
Parking brake cables had been binding and rear brakes would remain locked. Obtained new cables for both rear disc brakes. Removed center console and rear wheels to facilitate repair.
brakes failed while driving to Chicago. pedal went to floor. Hyundai said 2 back wheel cylinders need to be replaced, and a "flush".
last year Stephens Hyundai told me "could not detect problem" rarely drove the car for over a year. Brakes squish, & when braking from 55mph, severe vibration. took for alignment but mechanic said not alignment problem New rotors on front fixed prob