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Hyundai Genesis Brake Problems

592 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Hyundai Genesis. 18 of these members (3%) have reported brake repairs for their car. A total of 20 brake repairs to Hyundai Genesiss--an average of 0 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 Genesis problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Percentage of Hyundai Genesis repairs by problem area

Chart based on 738 repairs.

Hyundai Genesis brake repair cost distribution

Chart based on 12 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten Hyundai Genesis repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.

2012 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

429-horsepower 5.0L V8 8-speed shiftable automatic RWD

  When delivered, the car exhibited a strong pulsating feeling in the brakes. The dealer's service department determined that the rotors were rusted in spots and resurfaced them. Problem appears to have been resolved. 

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2011 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

385-horsepower 4.6L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

4000 mi   After only 2,400 miles on the vehicle a vibration was noticed upon braking. Diagnosed as a warped rotor. Dealer replaced both front rotors and pads under warranty. 

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2010 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

375-horsepower 4.6L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

12380 mi   thrumming noise and feel during hard or extended braking. Rotors remachined fixed problem. 
15000 US $200 Car presented with vibration at 60mph with braking. Brought into shop and 4 rotors cut. Paid for myself. next day Front end making noise while braking. Dealer replaced front rotors under warranty. 
25000   Brake rotors cut 
49000   Auto-hold brake and electronic parking brake failed and needed replacement. 

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2009 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

375-horsepower 4.6L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

35000 mi   Power braking went out. Apparently caused by valves failing open (manual braking remained, but brakes were extremely "soft.") 

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2009 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

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

35340 mi C $400 Getting a "tick, tick, tick" noise when braking. Front pads replaced, rotors turned rear brakes serviced (cleaned and lubed?). 
46280   Had problem with brake fade where pedal went right to floor. Dealer informed me of campaign to replace DOT 3 fluid with DOT 4 due to boiling issue with DOT 3 under heavy braking. 
5000   Antilock brake sensor caused the brakes to pulse at slow stop. Sensor replaced. 
69000 US $3100 the ABS system had to be replaced 
45000 US $400 Replaced the rotors due to normal wear and tear. 

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