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2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe repairs by problem area

Engine (15%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (10%)

Brakes and Traction Control (7%)

Suspension and Steering (6%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (32%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (25%)

Other (5%)

Chart based on 248 repairs.

2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe repair cost distribution

$2500+ (5%)

$1000 - $2499 (10%)

$500 - $999 (5%)

$100 - $499 (50%)

< $100 (30%)

Chart based on 20 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 Genesis Coupe

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Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Virginia, United States
Jun 2009 - Mar 2010
Oct 2009

10000 mi

US $9
Fuel Gauge Sticks, they couldn't fix it, couldn't replicate. 

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2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2dr Coupe

turbocharged 210hp 2.0L I4 6-speed manual RWD

Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2011
Feb 2010

4000 mi
Reported clutch rattle on shutdown. Was told the noise I was hearing was "engine rattle" and normal. Sunroof cover sliding back. TSB. 
Oct 2010

17000 mi
Took in for clutch rattle and 5th gear grind.Dealer diagnosed bad synchros causing 5th gear to grind. Ordered a replacement from Hyundai. They'll investigate clutch noise when they're replacing the transmission. 
Nov 2010

17500 mi

US $40
5th gear grind in old transmission. Dealer replaced with a new transmission. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in West Virginia, United States
Aug 2009 - Jun 2016
Mar 2011

25000 mi
Audio system turned itself off; 5 seconds later, system turned itself back on but XM system no longer available. Pressing XM button now turns CD player on; CD button turns auxillary sound on. Entire audio system swapped at dealership. 
Aug 2011

33000 mi
Moonroof failing to close completely. Audio system failure. Audio system replaced. 
Mar 2014

83000 mi

US $475
leaking fluid where driveshaft meets rear axle. faulty seal replaced. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2009 - Jun 2011
Dec 2010

6200 mi
Driver side floor mat had hole under left heel (clutch foot). Front mats replaced by Hyundai - low mileage - defective mat presumably. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Jul 2010 - Oct 2010
Aug 2010

3000 mi
OIL LEAK FROM OIL LINE FROM TO TURBO TO OIL PAN AND REAR PINON LEAK 
Sep 2010

6000 mi
THE CAR WOULD HUM OR BUZZ BETWEEN 20-30MPH(USAUALLY IN 2ND OR 3RD GEAR), AND NOISE COMING FROM REAR. I WAS TOLD THAT IT WAS A BROKEN SPACER-PINON BEARING. RECOMMENDED A NEW CRUSH SLEEVE, SPACER-PINION BEARING, SEAL OIL AND PACKING. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Kentucky, United States
Aug 2009 - Dec 2011
May 2010

12000 mi
Steering Wheel controls don't work right when hot inside cabin. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Tennessee, United States
Mar 2010 - Jun 2011
Jun 2010

4000 mi
Squeak coming from the rear suspension area when the suspension loads. The radio heads up display back light went out. Ordered a new display. The hood needed adjusting. It was bouncing all over the place. They adjusted the hood release and the bumpers. Problem fixed. Fifth gear syncro is off and the gear grinds when car is under full power and using a rapid shift. We are going for a test drive when I go back to get my display and I am going to drive. Rear suspension still making noise. ordered a part waiting to get it installed. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Missouri, United States
May 2010 - Jun 2016
Jun 2010

5000 mi
Power steering fluid was midway between low and high mark. It was lower than when I first received the car. Dealer said that perhaps there was some air in it initially and it was just settling in. 
Mar 2011

12000 mi
Because of a survey and thread on the GenCoupe forum I pulled and regapped my spark plugs. The mfg. specs call for .039-.043", mine along with the majority of responders was .028". Better power and mileage (from 24 to 26) resulted from the regapping. 
Oct 2015

44000 mi
Original dealer replaced failed door activator. When car returned to me window did not fit properly. Dealer said they could not fix. Claimed because door had been repaired there was no adjustment they could make. Second dealer fixed! 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Mar 2011 - Apr 2012
Apr 2012

17980 mi

C $1000
failing clutch. hyundai canada refused to repair 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Illinois, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2016
Apr 2012

35000 mi

US $3
Sunroof switch broken. Replaced with new part per TSB 11-01-026 
Sep 2012

41000 mi

US $1000
Replaced clutch, flywheel and slave cylinder 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Illinois, United States
Jul 2010 - Jun 2016
Nov 2015

44000 mi

US $2100
Replace pads and rotors on brembo front brakes. Also some routine maintenance like change cabin air filter and brake fluid. 
Feb 2016

46300 mi

US $1400
Pads and rotors for brembo rear brakes. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Connecticut, United States
- Sep 2009
Sep 2009

500 mi
rev hang TSB 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Alberta, Canada
Jun 2014 - Jun 2016
Aug 2014

33660 mi
noise from exhaust between 2500 to 3000 rpms. to date have replaced exhaust heat shield, timing chain, wiper blade and now waiting for parts for short block replacement 
Nov 2014

34100 mi
engine has basically been replaced by Hyundai Canada thru extended warranty. Process took nearly two months from start to finish. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Apr 2013 - Mar 2016
Jun 2013

22320 mi

C $800
Replaced flywheel 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Jun 2010 - Feb 2016
Feb 2013

29380 mi
Rear driver side stop light assembly water penetration - was replaced under warranty. 
May 2014

47760 mi

C $400
road rock punctured AC condenser; condenser was replaced with aftermarket part 
Oct 2014

53940 mi
AC system needed to be recharged from earlier repair 5 months ago Parking brake not working well on one side 
Jul 2015

60940 mi
Seized ac compressor 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Nova Scotia, Canada
Aug 2010 - Jun 2016
Jul 2013

32200 mi
Door sensor not working right away when door is opened. Replaced latch assembly. 
Nov 2013

35960 mi
Passenger door switch replaced 
Jun 2014

45260 mi

C $244
Rear pads and rotors, fonts still good. 
Feb 2015

50840 mi
Reported clunk, replaced leaking strut and ordered sway bar bushing 
Mar 2015

52700 mi
Replaced sway bar bushing 
Sep 2015

57040 mi
This is the other side of the sway bar from the one reported in March 
Jan 2016

61340 mi
slave clutch unit leaking replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Colorado, United States
Jul 2009 - Jun 2011
Apr 2010

5000 mi

US $80
Radio popping. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Louisiana, United States
Nov 2010 - Jan 2011
Jan 2011

29000 mi
manual gear shifting became rougher, and almost impossible to shift into fifth or sixth gear. Took to dealership. Decided in one day that needed new transmission. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Rhode Island, United States
Jun 2009 - Sep 2011
Jan 2010

9000 mi
ECU reflash for RPM rev hang, Sunroof sunshade tightened due to rattle. Shifter mechanism replaced due to binding per TSB. Audio sys/bluetooth update per TSB. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Jun 2009 - Mar 2012
Dec 2009

3000 mi
The engine rpms is slow to match transmission speed causing the car to lurch forward on shifting with manual transmission  
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Arizona, United States
Oct 2009 - Feb 2010
Oct 2009

975 mi
Hood STILL an issue. Worse after last attempt to fix. Returned to dealer and dealer unwilling to fix. Radio still fails. Dealer cannot duplicate the problem. Refuses to replace. 
Nov 2009

1400 mi
Hood still bounces while driving and does not fit properly. Manufactures rep claims hood is per spec. No attempt made to fix. 4th visit. Radio is getting worse. Dealership finally replaces radio after directed to by factory rep. Now bluetooth doesn't wo 
Feb 2010

3000 mi
Car bought back. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
May 2009 - Apr 2011
Oct 2009

6200 mi
LCD character on display failed. LCD replaced. 
Feb 2010

8680 mi
Squeak in driver's side seat in cold weather. Dealer made an adjustment and applied WD40. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Massachusetts, United States
Jul 2009 - Jul 2010
Dec 2009

5000 mi
poor outgoing sound quality on calls made with bluetooth. Six speed manual transmission will not downshift into 1st gear unless car is stopped. Will not downshift into second unless below approx 5 MPH. Causes undue force to be applied to the shifter and I find myself to be in the far left reverse gate. 
Feb 2010

9000 mi

US $10
Downshifting to second or first gear EXTREMELY difficult even at low speeds. The cold winter months and the former existence of a TSB related to draining / replacing transmission oil prompted me to take the issue up with dealer again.  no warm airflow to floor vents. Nearly all air comes through dash vents. 

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2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2dr Coupe

turbocharged 210hp 2.0L I4 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Jun 2010 - Mar 2016
Aug 2010

130 mi
Spoiler needed tightning of the screws. not dealership or hyundai's fault. An independent local company puts on the spoilers for the hyundai company and delaerships.  
Feb 2011

8000 mi
The car did not provide air conditioning. Freon had leaked out due to a crack in the compressor. Car taken back to dealership (Red McCombs) and problem fixed under warranty. I did not have to pay for a rental (2 day only). 
Jul 2012

22300 mi
Immoblizer indicator light on. Engine would not start when pressing push to start button. Genesis forums indcates that it is a faulty break unit. Will start if smart key in and hold down for 20sec. Turns out it was loose cable to battery. 
Jul 2013

30000 mi
Oil leak 2days. Leak first found by Midas (Bander rd). This leak is found right above the oil filter. Leak found at braided oil feed pipe from oil filter housing to exhaust side turbo leaking at crimped connection confirmed by dealership 
Jan 2016

53700 mi

US $530
replace the upstream and downstream O2 sensor 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2010 - Dec 2013
May 2012

23840 mi
Brake switch had malfunctioned. The part itself needed to be replaced. The symptoms include traction control light off, cruise control not working, and sudden loss of power. Loss of power can be recovered if engaging brakes. 
Feb 2013

35320 mi
Door not locking correctly. Lock mechanism broken 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2009 - Sep 2011
Mar 2010

23560 mi
updated audio/BT software due to distortion/dropped calls 
Jul 2010

32860 mi
Centre arm rest was loose, assembly replaced. 
Aug 2010

37160 mi

C $95
Throttle body wash due to carbon deposit (unusual engine vibrations when idle). 
Nov 2010

45300 mi
Rear right brake lamp had moisture in it. It was an under warranty defect and the lamp was replaced with a new one without any charge. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Oct 2010 - Jun 2016
Nov 2011

24800 mi
Car thermostat is malfunctioning. Part is ordered and will be replaced soon. Now need to pay because it is under warranty. 
Apr 2014

51020 mi

C $300
Change brake pads and cleaned rotors 
Oct 2014

55460 mi

C $130
Change the belt 
Jan 2015

57940 mi

C $800
The window regulator on the driver side was broken. Window was not able to open/close properly. Window regulator was changed and the wires inside the door were rewired 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Alberta, Canada
Sep 2009 - Oct 2012
Feb 2010

4520 mi
Backlight on A/V system display flickered on and off with bumps in the road. Likely a loose cable that just needed to be tightened up. 
Apr 2010

6200 mi

C $25
A part snapped off the passenger side visor and rattled around inside the visor. Was very annoying. Dealership has ordered a new visor to be put on. 
May 2010

6500 mi
The backlight on the audio/nav system flickered whenever you hit a bump. Was determined to be the rheostat in the interior light dimmer. Was replaced. 
Aug 2011

13020 mi
Traction control kept turning itself off. Replaced brake switch. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2010 - Dec 2011
Aug 2011

22000 mi
Push button start would not crank car. Brake switch replaced and car starting successfully now. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Apr 2010 - Jun 2016
Aug 2011

15000 mi
Position sensor on the brake pedal had to be replaced (known issue to Hyundai). It would not allow the car to be started (automatic transmission). 
Jul 2012

16000 mi
Keyless entry button on driver's door became inoperable. Repaired through warranty. 
Apr 2014

23500 mi
The Driver's side door handle needed to be replaced to facilitate the repair of the keyless entry button contained within it. Driver's side power seat was moving slowly/studdering. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Quebec, Canada
Feb 2011 - Jun 2015
Mar 2011

13020 mi
Fuel pump with whining noise was replaced , excellent service at dealer and overnight loaner given 
Mar 2012

39060 mi
Catalytic converter needed to be replaced after CEL light was on all the time. 
Jul 2013

65100 mi
right front inner tie rod replaced and car aligned after 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Aug 2009 - Jun 2011
Jul 2009

2000 mi
First of multiple trips for no start issues. Car will crank, but not turn over. 
Aug 2009

5000 mi
Three trips. Replaced strut and strut tower to try to fix a rattle (not successful). A/C shutting off randomly, found a leaky o-ring. Sliding sunroof cover doesn't stay closed. Will slide back about 1" per day. They said it's normal. And no start issue. 
Sep 2009

7000 mi
Car has had numerous no start issues. they sent a tech down from houston to inspect. They "checked fuses" and that was all. Have had the problem on 6 different occasions. Armrest cover missing spring in latch. New one ordered. Rattling sound coming from driver side when hitting bumps. After bringing it back, they found some loose bolts on the exhaust. New armrest cover installed. 
Jan 2010

13000 mi
Sunroof cover sliding backwards on it's own Keyless entry button on door is stuck down 
Jul 2010

19000 mi
Replaced headlights due to cracking. Dozens of cracks appeared on the edges of the lights over a 2 day period. 
Dec 2010

25000 mi
Car wouldn't start. no crank and no ignition. Dealership replaced brake pedal sensor/switch. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2009 - Jan 2013
Jan 2010

3100 mi
1st oil change - also noticed condensation in both front headlights. Happens in morning after car is sitting. Took picture and showed dealer. They adivsed they can't do anything unless i bring it to them when it is actually condensed 
Jan 2013

29760 mi
All internal and external lights (headlights, cabin lights, dashboard, etc) were flickering as if something was wrong with the voltage. 

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2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2dr Coupe

306-horsepower 3.8L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Virginia, United States
Aug 2011 - Jan 2012
Jan 2012

22000 mi
wobbling in steering (thump sound when turning) 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Virginia, United States
Jun 2009 - Feb 2015
Feb 2010

4300 mi
Display screen light stopped working, replaced screen. 
Jun 2012

16000 mi

US $250
Switch to notice brake was depressed stopped working, so car could not start. Replace brake switch. 
Sep 2014

29000 mi

US $1200
Brake pad was worn completely through, metal on metal noise produced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ohio, United States
Feb 2010 - Jun 2016
Jul 2015

61300 mi

US $800
Brake pads and turn rotors $800.00 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Massachusetts, United States
Feb 2011 - Dec 2014
Jan 2012

15000 mi

US $180
Broken valve stem. Replace TPMS valve stem ($80) plus labor ($100). 
Oct 2014

57300 mi
Replace oxygen sensor. Replace another oxygen sensor. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Sep 2009 - Jun 2013
Sep 2009

4000 mi
XM radio did not work after first day (May 8). XM finally said the radio must be bad and to take car to dealer. Dealer installed new radio and now XM works. 
Oct 2009

5200 mi
Brake light switch replaced to solve intermittent engine "doesn't start" problem. Switch contacts bad. Also, updated transmission control unit firmware to solve problem of downshifting when in manual mode 3rd gear and pushing accelerator. Adjusted hood 
Sep 2010

15000 mi

US $30
Hood does not fit well - gaps on one side or other depending on attempted adjustment. Hood rattles - movement has chipped paint on hood. This is a known problem with this car and therefore is probably a design defect. 
Apr 2011

22000 mi
Computer indicated Oxygen sensor failure - ordered sensor and installed, check engine light still on. Eventually traced to a shorted pin in a wiring harness. 
May 2013

44500 mi
HID low beam headlight failing at only 42,000 miles and very low hours of use. Replacement lamp is $228! 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Nevada, United States
Jul 2009 - Mar 2010
Sep 2009

2000 mi
The dome light on the right burnt out. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Washington, United States
Nov 2011 - Oct 2012
May 2012

35300 mi
a/c unit not cold/blowing enough air 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Mar 2012 - Mar 2016
Feb 2013

28000 mi
Keyless entry button on drivers door stopped functioning, had to be replaced. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in New Jersey, United States
Mar 2012 - Mar 2013
Jun 2012

9000 mi
Replaced the left rear plastic splash guard inside the wheel well because it had cracked. Replaced under warranty 
Nov 2012

13300 mi
Replaced the drivers seat back cover due to premature deterioration of the leather and a mark in the leather. Replaced under warranty, no questions asked. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Sep 2012 - Oct 2012
Oct 2012

28000 mi
Button on door for keyless entry stopped working on passenger side. They had to replace the entire driver's side door handle under warranty. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Alabama, United States
May 2012 - Feb 2013
Aug 2012

50000 mi
AC control unit bad 
Jan 2013

54000 mi
seat warmer switch sticking shoulder harness strap broke off 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ohio, United States
Aug 2009 - Jun 2011
Sep 2009

5000 mi
Car would not recognize key and would not start. 
Nov 2010

16000 mi
Car would not start. Replaced brake switch. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Aug 2009 - Jun 2011
Oct 2009

1000 mi
Side Marker light water condensation. Replaced under warranty. 
Dec 2009

2000 mi
Creaking noise from the center top area. Possibly loose windshield or sunroof hardware insulation issue. 
Feb 2010

4000 mi

US $37
Interior creaks still present. The Dealer applied the windshield sealant without any resolution. Havent heard anything from the dealer to further troubleshoot the issue. 
Apr 2010

5700 mi
Previous rattle noise was fixed. Dealer noted as "excessive plastic was removed from the roof. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Sep 2010 - Nov 2011
Jun 2011

40000 mi

US $350
Brake pad inside drivers wearing disproportionately. 
Jul 2011

42000 mi
Pushbutton start intermittently inoperative. Replaced battery in transmitter/keyfob and car battery, problem persists. 
Nov 2011

44000 mi
Pushbutton start problem went away on its own before the car ws sold. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Nov 2010 - Mar 2013
Mar 2012

10000 mi
Brake ignition switch replaced. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Connecticut, United States
Jan 2011 - Jun 2013
Apr 2011

9000 mi
XM radio was not working. New radio ordered has not come in as of this date: 2 weeks from diagnosis xm radio ordered, repaired after 3 weeks  
Jan 2012

20700 mi
Shift lever frozen/locked when cold 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Michigan, United States
Jul 2010 - Jan 2011
Sep 2010

13000 mi
sunroof switch broke...was replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Aug 2009 - Feb 2016
Sep 2010

10000 mi
button used to lock/unclock car on door handle had a short in it and was replaced. 
Apr 2011

16000 mi
Car has electronic keyless entry system. Would not start when keyfob available and foot put on brake to start car. After several visits to the dealer, the Brake Light Sensor was replaced and the problem has not reoccurred. 
May 2011

16000 mi
After several trips to the dealer and after reading other similar cases on this site, the brake switch light/sensor was replaced by the dealer and no additional problem with the car "not starting" via the electronic ignition has occurred. 
Feb 2016

62000 mi
Major recall on Genesis because of brake malfunction...look up. Same system on Coupe and experienced same problem but Hyundai would not cover. Cost approx $2K. Reported to NTSB and traded car in on Mazda CX5...same dealer...now it's their p. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Virginia, United States
Mar 2010 - Jun 2016
Oct 2010

4300 mi
The Traction Control Sensor light came on while driving, code C1513 stop lamp switch malfunction, replaced vehicle stop lamp switch. 
May 2011

7097 mi
Replaced Mechatronic, adaptor and guide sleeve.  
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Jun 2009 - Jun 2011
Nov 2010

12000 mi

US $150
push button start not working. car had to be towed in. dealer makes an "adjustment" on thursday...car would not start friday and sits all weekend. starts on tuesday and was taken to dealer for replacement on brake light switch. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Dec 2014 - Jun 2016
May 2016

136300 mi

US $1100
A/C compressor had to be replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Arizona, United States
May 2009 - Mar 2015
May 2010

18000 mi
"ESC-OFF" ("STABILITY CONTROL OFF" LIGHT) LIGHT STAYED ON AFTER STARTING. HAPPENED TWICE WITHIN 6 MONTHS. THEN HAPPENED AGAIN TWICE. TRANSMISSION "BANGED" IN TO GEAR; CAR EXPERIENCED LOSS OF POWER. 
Jun 2010

20000 mi
Original problem: "ESC-OFF" LIGHT STAYED ON. "BRAINS OF TRANSMISSION REPLACED." 4 DAYS IN SHOP. THREE WEEKS LATER SAME LIGHT STAYED ON. THIS TIME I WAS TOLD IT WAS DUE TO DEFECTIVE BRAKE RELAY SWITCH. FIXED UNDER WARRANTEE IN 1 D 
Apr 2012

49000 mi
Rear speaker blown out. Covered under warranty. 
Aug 2014

90000 mi

US $472
TPMS (tire pressure) light stays on. Reset on first visit. Light came back on minutes later. Charged $180 second trip to repair. Light came on minutes later. Dealer now wants another $271 for a third attempt to fix. Good bye dealer!!! 
Jan 2015

100000 mi

US $271
Tire pressure monitor system replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Jun 2009 - Mar 2011
Apr 2010

2850 mi
Replace taillight housing due to water intrusion 
Nov 2010

4000 mi

US $290
Solved the problem of water intrusion into the tail light housing by changing the tail lights to LED units. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Pennsylvania, United States
Sep 2009 - Aug 2010
Mar 2010

16000 mi
Moonroof started to vibrate. Was told that it needed grease in one of the arms. This seemed to resolve the issue, but returned in a week. 
Aug 2010

25000 mi
Couldn't take it anymore with the vibrations in the car. Traded it in for a 2007 BMW 335xi. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in North Carolina, United States
Nov 2010 - Oct 2015
Oct 2010

8000 mi

US $9000
New ZF tranny installed, original tranny would not engage when below 40f, once warm no problem. Dealer duplicated problem, ordered new tranny from Korea, nice loaner Gen sedan. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Mississippi, United States
May 2009 - Jun 2011
Sep 2009

8000 mi
Rattle in door.  
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Aug 2009 - Dec 2014
Jun 2009

100 mi
Alignment was way off from the factory; Attempted repair, but alignment specs weren't available, so recalibrated toe-in, etc, to 0.  Alignment was still incorrect; repair attempted with no noticeable change 
Sep 2009

3000 mi
Hood alignment over driver's side headlight extremely inaccurate, causing vibration of hood above 45mph. Dealer adjusted rubber stoppers on hood with minimal effect. Was told that no fix was available. Still not resolved. 
Nov 2010

14000 mi
Engine was flooded. Engine struggled to start, was misfiring, and large cloud of black smoke shot out exhaust, and reeked of fuel. Car towed to dealership. Dealer could not replicate. Dealer told by Mfr. to clean MAF Sensor. No reoccurance. 
Mar 2011

15000 mi
Electronic Stability Control/Traction Control failure during highway driving. Dealer diagnosed "brake switch" failure. Replaced brake switch under warranty. Problem occurred 2 more times after replacement, but dealer refused replacement. 
Nov 2011

22500 mi
water leak through tailights into trunk. Spare tire well completely full of water, entire trunk and contents wet. Dealer took 4 days to replace both lamps and trunk weatherstripping. Not covered under 5/60 warranty, done as "goodwill". 
Mar 2012

25000 mi
Driver's side RFID switch for keyless access failed. Took 2 days to diagnose. Replaced driver's side door handle. 
Nov 2012

31000 mi
Car was recalled for brake switch replacement; Car would not start on demand. This was second time switch had been replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Aug 2009 - Nov 2010
Nov 2010

19000 mi
TPS sensor damaged car limited to reduced power mode Air bag light was on. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2009 - Jun 2011
Apr 2009

1700 mi
LED turn signal in driver's side outside rearview mirror developed condensation inside the light housing. Entire mirror had to be replaced. Covered under warranty. 
Jul 2009

5000 mi
Stop light switch went out, preventing the car from starting due to an incomplete shift interlock circuit. Stop light switch was replaced and vehicle was out of the shop within an hour. 
Aug 2009

6200 mi
Software updates performed on engine control & transmission control units, audio system and bluetooth system. Also replaced driver's side quarter window due to separation of frame from body of car. All covered under warranty including retint of window. 
Sep 2009

8000 mi
Second radio was installed and repair was successful. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2009 - Apr 2011
Dec 2009

3000 mi
Front bumper and headlights misaligned. Driver's side gap from hood to bumper was 1mm and passengers side was 4mm. Front quarter panels were also misaligned.  
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in South Carolina, United States
Jul 2010 - Aug 2013
Mar 2011

14000 mi
The STARTER BUTTON Safety ? Switch for the Brake Pedal failed and had to be replaced @ 14,906 miles! Covered under Warranty! 
Apr 2012

48300 mi
Door handle button 
Nov 2012

66000 mi
Rattle by windshield...the dealer replaced some dashboard parts and re-secured the dashboard. 
May 2013

78000 mi
WATER LEAK INTO PASSENGER FLOOR BOARD 
Jun 2013

80000 mi
WATER LEAK INTO THE PASSENGER FLOOR BOARD 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Montana, United States
Mar 2010 - Apr 2011
Mar 2011

12000 mi
A rattle developed in my dash. I dropped it off at the dealership. Got call later from shop manager that they drove the car but could not hear/locate the rattle. Asked that I come drive the car with a mechanic. Returned to dealership to drive car with machanic, who clearly heard and located rattle in dash. Recommended replacing dash. Returned to dealership, was told they would order new dash. 
Apr 2011

12000 mi
Returned to shop to find they had not ordered dash as they said they would. Instead wanted to try to repair rattle by reinforcing dash with insulation. Did so, but did not correct problem. Told again that they would order new dash. Waiting. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Pennsylvania, United States
Jul 2009 - Dec 2013
Jun 2011

19000 mi
1.stabilization bar was worn...replaced under warranty 2. exterior door button was defective...replaced door handle under warrenty. 
May 2012

27300 mi
two tps sensors went bad 
Dec 2012

33000 mi
TPS sensor went bad and needed to be replaced 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Dec 2009 - Mar 2016
Oct 2010

26700 mi
Sunroof open close button wore out/broken 
Jan 2011

32000 mi
Driver door power unlock button worn out 
Mar 2014

55000 mi
Tear at seam near headrest of leather back seat. Driver side window out of alignment resulting air/noise when driving over 50 mph or in windy conditions. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Massachusetts, United States
Nov 2009 - Dec 2010
Sep 2009

1181 mi
Drivers side headlight housing has moisture in it, caused by poor seal- return when headlamp housing part is available. 1 day in shop 
Oct 2009

1433 mi
Drivers side headlight housing has moisture in it, caused by poor seal- replaced headlamp assembly under warranty. Passenger seat cover rip- replaced seat cover under warranty. Squeaky sunroof - TSB diagnosed, return pending special order part. 3days shop 
Nov 2009

1980 mi
Return to shop for squeaky sunroof- repaired under warranty. 1 day in shop 
Dec 2009

2174 mi
Car won't start, caused by loose/poor contacts to brake switch, replaced switch under warranty. Sunroof shade slides back when accelerating- TSB fixed under warranty. Squeaky seatbelt clasp- lubed, tightened, fixed under warranty. 1day in shop 
Jan 2010

2000 mi
Windows freezing up in cold weather. Door panels taken off and water was removed. New left and right outer belt moldings were ordered, have to come back for installation. Windows freezing up in cold weather. New outer door belt moldings (left and right side) were installed. 
May 2010

4000 mi
Went in to have my factory wheels with summer tires installed, TPMS sensor in driver side, rear wheel couldn't be programed. Come back for replacement TPMS sensor in drivers side rear wheel replaced Steering wheel offcenter to right 3degrees, car pulling to right driving uphill, braking downhill and in bumpy conditions. Ride w/service manager couldnt' replicate pulling, told to come back to center steering wheel and perform realignment TSB for shift boot. replaced shift boot. 
Jun 2010

5000 mi
Check engine light. P2098 failure code. special ordered oxygen sensor for vehicle. come back for install 
Dec 2010

7000 mi
Got rid of the car without repairing this problem 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Colorado, United States
Jul 2010 - Jun 2011
Dec 2010

12000 mi
Car pulls to the right since purchased brand new. Dealer attempted another alignment but no change in pull. Sunroof interior panel opens up due to vibrations. Dealer performed TSB on it. Rear view mirror loosens up after a few hundred miles and vibrates excessively. Dealer had tightened it up twice previously but it still vibrates loose. Dash pad was peeling/bubbling up by passenger side windshield defrost vent. Dealer replaced the entire dash pad. 
Jun 2011

13000 mi
Mirror still vibrating excessively when sold. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Florida, United States
Nov 2015 - Jun 2016
Jan 2016

60000 mi

US $80
Car had a grinding noise at higher speeds when I turned the wheel to the right. Got an alignment done, and it mostly went away. 
Jun 2016

55000 mi

US $772
I went to get an AC recharge, but it shortly was hot again. The mechanic said it was leaking out of the high and low pipes, so I had them refurbished. It leaked out again after that, so I am replacing the compressor. Compressor had to be replaced. 

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2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2dr Coupe

306-horsepower 3.8L V6 6-speed manual RWD

Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2011 - Apr 2016
Oct 2014

22940 mi
Variable resistance fan Motor stayed on high Backlight Fogged up, replaced the window. 
Apr 2016

30380 mi

C $260
Changed bank 1 oxygen sensor 2 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Rhode Island, United States
Sep 2010 - Jul 2014
Aug 2013

29000 mi
Start solenoid failed. Replaced under warranty. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Washington, United States
Sep 2012 - Mar 2014
Nov 2012

27300 mi
Bluetooth wont pair with phone 
Jan 2013

28700 mi
Bluetooth handsfree inoperable 
Aug 2013

34300 mi
Engine runs rough on start up, towed to dealership 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Alberta, Canada
Jan 2010 - Oct 2015
Jun 2011

16120 mi
Grounding wire connection oxidized, repaired Noise from left rear suspension. Replaced suspension link, problem solved. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Virginia, United States
Dec 2009 - Jan 2011
Jun 2010

13000 mi
XM radio malfunction. Radio replaced. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Arizona, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
Aug 2010

4000 mi
Fuel leak rear of car, cannot duplicate and car remains at shop 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Maryland, United States
Nov 2009 - Jan 2013
Feb 2010

6000 mi
Sunshade for moonroof was sliding back under hard acceleration. Simple dent was added to rails to fix under warranty. Gear grinds when shifting from 4th to 5th at above 3500 RPM. Was told there was no immediate fix and they were waiting to hear back from Hyundai corporate. No reply as of yet. 
Jul 2010

15300 mi
Had issue with grinding gear. Dealer used TSB to change transmission fluid and replaced gear lever. Better feeling, but did not totally fix grinding problem. 
Dec 2011

43000 mi
Throw out bearing failed. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2010 - Jun 2011
Feb 2010

11160 mi
bad shocks...were clicking when going over bumps very hard to shift INTO 2nd , 3rd gears...gears grinding.. Hyundai replaced fluid and bled clutch. Much better, but shifting up INTO 2nd gear gets a grind occasionally 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in New Mexico, United States
Jul 2010 - Dec 2011
Jul 2011

5540 mi
Traction control system was turning on randomly. Turned out to be a tire issue. Tire replaced and system fixed. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Philippines
Aug 2010 - Jan 2012
Oct 2011

2480 mi

$120
Tightened alternator ground 
Jan 2012

3100 mi
Remapped ecu due to battery drain 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in North Carolina, United States
Sep 2010 - Mar 2016
Aug 2012

32700 mi
Replaced trans under warranty due to defective synchros. Both exterior door handles replaced under warranty. Replaced passenger side window regulator. 
May 2013

39000 mi
H2O leaks from top of both doors, & headlight & taillights. Also, car stopped beeping when locking the doors. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Maryland, United States
Mar 2011 - Apr 2012
Mar 2012

31000 mi
Tail light was building condensation.  Auxilary port wasn't working properly. Dealer fixed the issue. 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in Texas, United States
Jul 2010 - Jan 2013
Dec 2011

31000 mi
Replaced transmission assembly due to 5th gear grind during hard acceleration 
Hyundai Genesis Coupe in California, United States
Sep 2010 - Sep 2013
Aug 2013

48000 mi
clutch hydraulic system 

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