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2012 Hyundai Genesis Repair Histories

2012 Hyundai Genesis Repair Histories 2012 Hyundai Genesis Repair Histories

116 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2012 Hyundai Genesis. 47 of these members (40.5%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 134 repairs to 2012 Hyundai Genesiss--an average of 1.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2012 Hyundai Genesis repairs by problem area

Chart based on 134 repairs.
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2012 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

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

Hyundai Genesis in Minnesota, United States
Oct 2011 - Dec 2012
May 2012   Rear center seat belt receptacle reversed with passenger belt receptacle. 
Hyundai Genesis in Oregon, United States
Jan 2012 - May 2013
Feb 2012   Transmission was erroneously sending a clamping message to brakes at stop. Transmission was replaced. 
May 2013   Abrupt 2-3-4 shifts. Tried to fix with new pressure sensor as per TSB. Then tried a remanufactured transmission, which failed on install. Finally, a new transmission was installed. 

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2012 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

385-horsepower 4.6L V8 8-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Hyundai Genesis in Florida, United States
Jan 2012 - Dec 2014
May 2012   Rattling noise developed around 5k miles. Turns out to be something loose in headliner; presumes to be a mounting bracket for sunroof. Need to take car in to get resolved, did not have time to stay at dealer when I first reported it. 
Dec 2012   Rattling noise in headliner around the passenger sun visor area and around the passenger door 
Dec 2014   Rattle in headliner never fixed. 
Hyundai Genesis in Tennessee, United States
Jun 2011 - Jul 2013
Aug 2011   Defective o ring in power steering pump which made steering the vehicle very difficult. 
Hyundai Genesis in Arizona, United States
Feb 2012 - Apr 2015
Mar 2012   my 2012 genesis had a loose leather cover and not enough support when you sit in the drivers seat they finally decided to take apart and add more insulation,it seems better but not as smooth as passenger side i might take it back to the shop 

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2012 Hyundai Genesis 4dr Sedan

333-horsepower 3.8L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Hyundai Genesis in Washington, United States
Sep 2012 - Mar 2015
Oct 2012   Excessive noise from right front in city driving. Dealer states tire noise only 
Hyundai Genesis in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2011 - Dec 2013
Jan 2012   Faulty Centre Console Lid - Replacement ordered. Active (swivelling) Front Headlights not working - Still under investigation. Also: Steering Wheel position sometimes loses its memory and audio system switches itself on sometimes when you start the car. 
Mar 2012   Front parking sensor requires replacement - parts ordered. System 'beeps' every time car comes to a stop.  Rear view Camera out of alignment. Now fixed. Problem with swiveling headlights remains. Was reported as fixed, but no. Front Parking Sensor system malfunctioned causing system to beep repeatedly every time vehicle came to a full stop. New sensor ordered and fitted to fix problem. 
Mar 2013   Transmission was not as smooth as when new & appeared to be getting worse. Transmission also slow to change down when accelerating. Dealer tried re-flash of transmission computer but did not improve condition. Hyundai authorised replacement. Steering Wheel Position memory malfunctioned intermittantly. Memory module replaced. Problem now worse than before - no longer intermittant as it ghanges position every time now!! Drivers Sunvisor mirror cover was stuck closed. Sunvisor was replaced. Now OK. Drivers Seat Cushion centre panel was badly wrinkled. Dealer ordered a new centre panel for seat and replaced it. Repaired seat cushion is as bad or worse than the original. Dealer is ordering new complete seat cushion. 
Jun 2013   Drivers Seat Cushion foam and cover replaced. some seat trim was broken during re-installation. parts were ordered and fixed within three days. Fuel Tank not venting properly during fill-ups causing constant stops of gas pump. 
Hyundai Genesis in Korea, South
Sep 2011 - Dec 2014
Apr 2012   Engine check light stayed on. Dealer claimed there was a TSB (software upgrade) and that should probably resolve the issue. 
Sep 2012   The front grill had begun to peel so that the chrome was spotty. 
Aug 2013   My Smart Cruise Control System was displaying a warning. The dealer diagnosed and had to replace the Module Assembly for the Auto Cruise System. 
Hyundai Genesis in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2011 - Jan 2012
Jan 2012   Audio sound doesn't work occasionally. 
Hyundai Genesis in Texas, United States
Oct 2011 - Apr 2015
Jul 2012   The perimeter sensor stopped working.  Also the TPMS light sometimes comes on. Might be Texas temps. The check engine light flashed intermittently. Dealer says problem was caused by use of a automobile radar detector. Dealer disconnected battery and reset auto. 
Aug 2012   Perimeter parking system does not work. The dealer discovered that the perimeter sensor module had never been installed, ordered one from Hyundai and installed it. 
Apr 2015 US $300 Active Cruise Control module failed 

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