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2009 Hyundai Genesis Repair Histories

201 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2009 Hyundai Genesis. 116 of these members (57.7%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 372 repairs to 2009 Hyundai Genesiss--an average of 1.9 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 372 repairs.

2009 Hyundai Genesis repair cost distribution

Chart based on 24 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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2009 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

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

Hyundai Genesis in Tennessee, United States
Oct 2008 - Mar 2010
1000 mi   Audio system would lock up. 
3000   Same problem as before, audio system lockup 
4000   Audio system locked up again, replaced amp; fixed problem. 
9000   replaced RH front seat belt buckle 

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2009 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

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

Hyundai Genesis in Ontario, Canada
Nov 2008 - Dec 2014
7440 mi   Speed sensor was cracked and needed to be replaced. Glitchy software, an upgrade was done. 
35340 C $30 Front left wheel bearing replaced 
114680   Hole in passenger side flexpipe 
Hyundai Genesis in Texas, United States
Dec 2008 - Jun 2012
5000 mi   Fuel Release switch failed. Also did recall software updates and oil change. 
Hyundai Genesis in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2008 - Jun 2011
2000 mi   Had a problem doing a T63 update (Update for Nav-system). Could not get it to work. Dealer had car for 5 days before I made a BIG fuss. They then tried the update/recall again and it went through! After 5 days!!! 
Hyundai Genesis in New Jersey, United States
Oct 2008 - Sep 2013
3000 mi US $5 Excessive heat building up in cup holder and center console when heat is activated for rear seat passengers. 
12000   Dealer says car was "built like that to keep coffee warm and/or cold depending on setting." Needless to say I was stunned at their response and their gall to think I was born yesterday! 
59000   had brake pads replaced 
Hyundai Genesis in Rhode Island, United States
Aug 2008 - Jun 2010
2000 mi US $23 While at the dealer for an oil change (I like to get the first oil change early) I mentioned the voice control problem. The Tech looked at it and said it was fine. After a brief discussion I left the shop only to find that it no longer functioned. ... 
6000   Genesis was returned for a reoccurring problem with the voice command system. Dealer did a number of firmware upgrades, but problem returned a few days later. Dealer currently working with the factory to find a solution. 
7000   After a number of visits to the dealer, the factory has decided to install a new radio/navigation system. The part has been ordered, but because of availability no date has been set for delivery/installation. 
8000   After waiting two weeks, went to dealer to ask status and was told they are waiting for a remanufactured radio. This implies that there are inherenet problems. Still waiting. 
9000   Radio was replaced, but not enough time has passed to be sure the problem is resolved. However, I remain optimistic that the replacement will solve the voice command problem. 
10000   My Genesis supposedly had the radio replaced, but after two weeks the problem resurfaced. Dealer states that they have no idea what to do and that I should talk to the Factory Rep. I will follow-up at some point. Appears they cannot fix the problem. 
13000   Replaced Sub-Woofer to fix speaker rattle, problem fixed. Also replaced Bluetooth/DVD head to resolve voice command problem. New DVD unit does not perform correctly and the voice command problem persists. Scheduled to replace DIS control. 
14300   DIS unit was replaced, but did not resolve the problem. Decided to stop pursuing a solution since the lease will expire in a few months. Hyundai did not seem to have the expertise to fix the problem, unfortunately.  
Hyundai Genesis in California, United States
Aug 2008 - Jul 2010
1000 mi   Rear driver door lock failed to open with push of unlock button or remote. The lever would move as though it received the signal, but couldnt complete the unlock movement. Dome light flashes on occasion similar to a flourescent bulb warming up or dying. Dealer ordered a replacement part but delivery took too long and I wanted my car back. The part has since arrived, will be installed on my next service appt 
18000   Accordion cover on the sunroof mechanism glue wore off. Rattles from the dash area – fixed one but created another upon return of the car. Rear shocks also squeaked, dealer could not replicate… Dome light flickered… was replaced multiple times without solution. 
Hyundai Genesis in Texas, United States
Sep 2008 - Dec 2012
6000 mi   Odometer and Speedometer off by about 5 mph. Told it is a miscalibration for the 18" wheels and they don't have a fix. 
Hyundai Genesis in Florida, United States
Sep 2008 - Oct 2012
  Some sort of software upgrade. Haven't noticed any difference after the upgrade. Never noticed any problem. 
3000 mi   Software update for navigation/audio. Software update for air bags. 
5000   Antilock brake sensor caused the brakes to pulse at slow stop. Sensor replaced. 
8000   Attempted repair of rear window shade. Broke again in a couple of days. Ordered new shade. Ordered new interior driver's side door handle. Installed rear window shade. Installed door handle. 
9000   Paint bubbled and pealed (small spot, 2 inches by 1 inch)plus stone guard in front of left rear wheel replaced. 
Hyundai Genesis in Minnesota, United States
Jul 2008 - Jul 2011
3000 mi   Poorly seated seal on driver's door, resulting in minor wind noise in passenger compartment. 
11000   TSB for software update of Tech/Nav system. Dealer inspected fuel door switch, which fails to work intermittently. Ordered a replacement, which was installed on a subsequent visit. 
43000   Dealer replaced TPS (throttle position sensor) under warranty. 

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