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Hyundai Genesis repairs by problem area

Engine (14%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (5%)

Brakes and Traction Control (3%)

Suspension and Steering (5%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (55%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (11%)

Other (8%)

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Hyundai Genesis brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (25%)

$1000 - $2499 (8%)

$500 - $999 (8%)

$100 - $499 (17%)

< $100 (42%)

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.
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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 mi

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 mi

US $100
Brake rotors cut 
49000 mi 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 mi 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. 
66960 mi Had brakes and rotors replaced. 
5000 mi Antilock brake sensor caused the brakes to pulse at slow stop. Sensor replaced. 
69000 mi

US $3100
the ABS system had to be replaced 
45000 mi

US $400
Replaced the rotors due to normal wear and tear. 

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Hyundai Genesis Brake Problems

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