1250 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Hyundai Elantra. 215 of these members
(17.2%) have reported engine repairs for their car.
A total of 365 engine repairs to Hyundai Elantras--an average of 0.3 per
vehicle--have been reported.
Fuel pump replaced as car stall while driving on highway at 65mph.
08 Elantra SE was recalled: fuel pump replacement. Since then, car continues to fail to start (cranks but won't turn over) when sitting for ~2.5-4 hours. When it sits for 8-9 hours or more, it starts fine. Dealer will repair in Nov 2008. 1006 ttl miles.
This was the third fuel pump in a vehicle with less than 1400 miles. Third time is a charm. Orig pump was bad, recall caused replacement with another bad pump, third pump was good - finally. I sleep better knowing it now starts reliably.
Oil Control Valve had to be replaced. Fuel pump was replaced. Although this is a recalled part, car was losing power / running rough. Felt like it was about to stall. Technician indicated diagnostic code revealed OCV was causing this. Fuel pump replaced also due to recall at same time.
TSB 040-10-010. Recalibrate Speedometer TSB campaign. Speedometer was off by 8 mph. HMC reprogrammed the TCU to accept the speedo cluster in the car. Clusters in the automatic equipped v vehicles are conflicting with the TCU software showing inaccurate sp
Replaced/rerouted auto transmission cooler lines to/from external cooler.
TSB for intermittent cluster illumination flicker. TSB instructs tech to replace BCM with a new version. Part ordered. BCM was replaced.
Car is presently in the shop again for gear selector flicker. Dealer is unable to figure out what the problem is.
Diagnosis and inspection by BBB autoline per lemon law dispute.
Rocker cover gasket and rubber washers which hold spark plugs were replaced.
Front pipe at the manifold is coming loose causing an exhaust noice on start up. Wheel bearing driver front is worn and beginning to make noice. Tires were loud - uneven wear, weather cracking. Tires replaced. Other work not done.
flex pipe had rotted out. it was replaced
Replaced timing belt.
the seam on my radiator blew and the car leaked antifreeze