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Hyundai Sonata repairs by problem area

Engine (23%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (12%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (29%)

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

Other (6%)

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Hyundai Sonata body repair cost distribution

$2500+ (6%)

$1000 - $2499 (4%)

$500 - $999 (12%)

$100 - $499 (41%)

< $100 (38%)

Chart based on 69 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2016 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

154-horsepower 2.0L I4 Hybrid 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

11000 mi There was a low volume, persistent sound reportedly coming from the headliner rubbing against a part of door frame. Headliner was dropped and foam was used to prevent the rubbing. Problem completely solved! 

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2015 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

185-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

3000 mi Panoramic sunroof rattled and creaked on bumpy roads. A dry silicone lubricant was applied to gaskets Panoramic sunroof seal was being pulled down into the roof when roof was closed. 
5000 mi Sunroof rattle has become even worse 
3720 mi There was a constant noise from the moonroof. Dealer checked twice to confirm noise. They took the moonroof off and found the noise in the pannel. Hyundai has no parts. Car lying at dealer since three weeks. Hyundai refused to give rental :( 
8680 mi The noise continues from the sunroof and the dealership has not been able to repair it. They gave the car back after applying grease which stopped the noise temporarily but as soon as the grease dried up the squeaky noise started again. 
9280 mi The car is at the dealership since October 5, 2015. Now the cluster has failed along with the squeaky noise in the sunroof. The dealer says they do not have parts and waiting from Hyundai Canada. 
11000 mi Chronic snapping noise from panoramic sunroof. Told that it cannot be fixed. 
4000 mi Minor creaking with glass sun roof. Dealer made a few adjustments and all's good. 
7300 mi Moon roof squeak. They applied lubricant, which worked for a while, but the squeak has since returned. 

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2014 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 274hp 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

4000 mi Panoramic Sunroof motor 10mm bolt loose causing roof to flex and rattle. Took several trips and other repair attempts to isolate the noise which sounded like it was coming from the back deck. 

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2013 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 274hp 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

57700 mi Dash rattle at idle 
33780 mi

C $500
Very cheap build quality, when driving in snow I fear for my car, front bumper was slightly pushed in by snow and cracks appeared just by regular driving. Winter driving is not for this car. Mechanics are still great but not body build. 
31500 mi Clear coat peeling on front bumper. 

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2013 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

200-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

4000 mi Leather on bottom of steering wheel is starting to tear. 

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2013 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

198-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

8500 mi Replaced driver's seat upholstery. Stitching came undone. 
9700 mi Noise found to be due to improper fit of headliner around moonroof. Required dropping headliner, adjustment, etc. 

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2012 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 274hp 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

3000 mi after three visits squeek finally isolated to allignment dowels on rear subframe rubbing against holes in body. Solution was to remove subframe and drill hole diameter larger. no problems since 
28000 mi Steering wheel inserts peeling. They were replaced. Chrome trim on passenger side of the hood was loose and pulling away from the car. 
53320 mi Noticed squeaking from headliner, especially when cold. Mentionned to dealer. He suggested sunroof seal replacement. Performed under warranty in the spring. Noticed improvement, but its warmer now. We'll see next winter. 
5000 mi Roof started to rattle again. Dealer had the car for 3 days. Still no fix. 
9500 mi This time dealer gave me a rental. Left car again at dealer. Contacted Hyundai Dist of PR. 

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2012 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

198-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

46160 mi Passenger door's lock/unlock button popped out. Was probably broken internally when I bought it used, but I never used the passenger lock button. They replaced it, no problem or charge. 
19000 mi paint on steering wheel peeled off. replaced by dealer under warranty. 
31000 mi

US $80
Rubber seam around passenger front window defective. 
3000 mi improperly applied paint on roof 
5000 mi improperly applied paint on roof 

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2012 Hyundai Sonata 4-door

4-cylinder manual 2WD

7700 mi Interior piece came loose. Put clip back on 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata

Engine not specified

41500 mi covering was peeling off steering wheel 
43000 mi

US $480
front bumper/wheel well clips keep breaking and so the wheel liner falls into the tire, getting shredded again as it rubs on the tire. Dealer said these clips are not under warranty since they have had so much problem with them 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 274hp 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

14260 mi Issue with noise in roofliner, above drivers head, towards center pillar. Dealer replaced sunroof, which was not the issue (I had advised as such. Then new sunroof leaked. Dealer corrected sunroof, which had not been installed correctly. Also added foam tape to area they thought noise was coming from. Did not fix.  I ended up fixing by spraying white silcoine lube under the headliner-into roof area. 
18600 mi Some paint issues that needed repairing under warranty (minor issues). Bodyshop delay meant it was there longer than expected. Still have sunroof issue. 
1000 mi Interior pillar molding came loose at 150 miles. Part defective and replaced. 
13000 mi Plastic frame around drivers seat split where corners meet. New plastic frame pieces were ordered and the broken pieces replaced under warranty 
4000 mi Driver's door was not aligned correctly, so the trim and curves on the body didn't line up between doors. Door was readjusted so it lines up properly, but the trim is still a little off. 
8000 mi sunroof sqeaking and trim misaligned 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

200-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

47000 mi Entire taillight assembly broke and fell out of body when attempting to change blown bulb. Had to remove bulb entirely and drive to the dealer with light unit in front seat 
26060 mi Drivers side door seal torn/ripped. Service manager states driver entry is the problem. I'm the driver and I don't touch the frame entering vehicle. I can't account for rip; repaired under warranty though. 
73780 mi plastic wheel well liner fastener replaced. rust and rear bumper mount. 
80600 mi Rust repair and paint above the windshield. 
9000 mi Front passenger seat headrest was rattling when in the up position. Dealer ordered a new headrest - rattling has stopped for now. 
13500 mi front passenger headrest began rattling again. Dealer "increased the tension" in the headrest mounting. Seems better for now. black B-pillar trim was coming off. Body shop replaced the black tape. appears okay now 
15480 mi Plastic molding on A-Pillars started to fall off. Dealer ordered new mounting brackets and install is scheduled. 
32000 mi

US $75
Door weatherstrip came loose. Minor. Dealer fixed. 
37500 mi The paint on the back of the trunk is bubbling and peeling off. I took this to the PUGI-Hyundai repair shop and because if was just over 36K they said that it was no longer under warranty. 
8500 mi dash and console rattles 
25000 mi TSB work to correct faulty fuel line clip. metal fuel lines vibrate on firewall at 1750 rpm 
38700 mi Steering wheel trim peeling 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

198-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

51000 mi Two recalls were completed. Additionally, carpet and floor mats were replaced due to mat hooks tearing away from carpet causing driver mat to slide around. 
10000 mi Silver peeling on mirror, replaced it. 
29446 mi Plastic chrome flaking off on drivers side inside door handle. Replaced under warranty. 
60000 mi Finish wearing off on steering wheel inserts at 4:00 and 8:00 positions, parts replaced under warranty just before expiring at 60,000 miles 
44640 mi Sunroof button broken 
34000 mi Sun roof leaked. 
45000 mi Leaking sun roof. TSB was done to resolve it. 
19000 mi Right side a-pillar molding kept falling off. It happened since the car was new. We didn't repair it but it was annoying. 
21000 mi Issue with driver seat frame. Squeak. 
22700 mi Creak behind glovebox while car is cornering. 
47120 mi Leaking sunroof. 
4000 mi Rattle from glovebox. Self applied Hyundai TSB for this issue plus added foam pads to glove box lid. Dash creaks loudly. Installed shims in dash to quiet the creaking noise. Interior rattle in rear seat area somewhere...not yet found. 
11000 mi Squeak/creak from center console. Turned out to be the black plastic gear shift surround rubbing on the console. Sprayed silicone lubricant under/around the black plastic gear shift surround. Squeak/creak eliminated. Hood was not properly aligned. Driver's side of hood was ~1/4" lower than passenger side. Raised the driver's side hood "bumper" and now hood gap is the same on both sides. Loud knock/rattle in vent system when temperature dial set at certain points. Dealer said the entire dash would need to come out to fix problem. Elected to live with it as opposed to having the dash removed. Front passenger seat vibrates while driving. Very loud metallic clunk and constant tick/rattle from seat back. Reclined the seat back a little farther, and raised headrest one notch. Rattle less frequent now, but not eliminated. 
20000 mi Right rear C-Pillar trim rattled. Wedged a piece of foam rubber between trim and rear window. Noise gone. Major rattle in upper dash along base of windshield. Getting worse as car ages. Especially loud when temperature is below 60 degrees. Dealer said dash would need to be removed to fix it. Living with it for now. 
46000 mi

US $250
Carpet was falling apart. Dealer claimed this was "wear and tear" and that parts of the carpet "appeared to be melted". Nobody has smoked in the car or put anything hot on the carpet. Mfr paid for carpet but dealer made me pay labor. 
43300 mi Front seat fabric separated The steering wheel - switches that operate the phone and volume - the paint had started to peel. The dealer recommended replacement. It took three visits for them to get it right, finally ending up replacing the whole steering wheel. 
36000 mi Replaced shifter knob. 
75000 mi

US $359
Chrome flaking on interior door handles 
4000 mi Original plastic clip was slightly irregular and wouldn't hold the "A" pillar in place at the top. Barely noticeable, took about 5 minutes to fix, and didn't cost me a penny 
4000 mi Replace leather cover on rear seat. A few of the stitches were visible at a seam in bright sunlight. 
20000 mi

US $110
Plastic ticking noise in headliner near sunroof. Repair unsuccessful. They are having a difficult time finding it. Hyundai has authorized repair so no additional expense beyond 1 hour diagnosis. Leaving at dealer on 4/9 while on vacation. 
21700 mi Tech dropped headliner and found noise coming from a place where 3 seams are spot welded together. Added separation between 2 pieces of metal. Noise gone. Silence is golden. 
30000 mi Drivers seatback leather wearing at bolster. Dealer replaced leather cover no charge. 
72000 mi

US $95
Had dealer replace steering wheel trim pieces around phone and trip computer controls as they were beginning to look shabby. I purchased trim on web for $30. Paid dealer $65 to install after I was unable to install myself. 
8000 mi TSB on glove box rattle. Installed foam padding kit per Hyundai TSB. Problem resolved. 
7000 mi Front bumper assembly is held together with very thin plastic tabs that easily snap. Poor engineering. Faulty use of thin plastic tabs. Disappointed. Was told it's not under warranty. I am very disappointed. 
7500 mi Front bumper tabs were replaced with an epoxy and two pin rivets. I'm OK with the repair. 
1000 mi wind noise around driver side window. Part had to be ordered from Korea. Replaced part defective,still not repaired aftr 2 months. 
41619 mi Took a pilar trim off and added a shim where it meets the dash. Still makes noise, in fact it's worse. 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

198-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD

15000 mi air bag cover popped off. part replaced under warranty 

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2011 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

166-horsepower 2.4L I4 Hybrid 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

3000 mi

US $25
Rattle in Passenger Seat. Bolt tightened on bottom of Seat, rattle is gone. 
7000 mi Driver seat sun visor was torn off 
27000 mi A squeak somewhere - they could not locate it. 
45000 mi Squeak never fixed. It was the right front seat. They never could "find it" to fix it.  

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2010 Hyundai Sonata

Engine not specified

87000 mi

US $800
3 door handles broke. They stopped opening car doors. 

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2010 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

165000 mi

US $185
The left rear exterior passenger door handle broke and fell off the door. Interior latch clip which unlatches the door simply broke in half. Had to replace the door handle assembly. 
205800 mi

US $185
Right passenger exterior door handle broke away from the door opening. 
66000 mi

US $152
Driver rear door handle not functional possibly due to lost screw or part that fell inside door and was unretrievable. Door handle assembly replaced. 
87000 mi Replaced passenger rear outer door handle. Handle had broken off probably a year prior but our driver away at college and had not replaced it. This is the 2nd time we have replaced a rear outer door handle on this vehicle. 
3700 mi leather seat cracks and dealer did leather service - dyeing.. Not perfect as new car, but seems ok. 

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2010 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

92000 mi

US $560
Defective paint job 
61000 mi

US $154
Outside door handle broke and pulled off 

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2009 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

249-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

19000 mi fin on trunk was lose had to replace 
27000 mi Rattle in door during low notes from speaker 
5000 mi Sun Roof Visor - not closing correctly. 
120000 mi

US $225
My (middle of the car) upper armrest storage bin latch was broken. I had the latch replaced so I could close my armrest. 
20000 mi

US $100
Driver seat's bottom cushion started deforming at 10k miles. I had it replaced at 20k miles. Rest was tire rotation + oil change + 21 point checkup. 
60000 mi

US $286
Broken passenger side sun visor. 
96300 mi Paint flaking off 

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2009 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

98000 mi The lid for the dash console cubby hole cover got stuck. The plastic frame around the light switch in the ceiling cracked. The latch broke that holds the center armrest console cubby closed. These all broke after 5 years of ownership. 
18000 mi Drivers side mirror trim had begun to separate, which would allow water to eventually enter this space. Dealership agreed it might be a potential problem, ordered and installed a new mirror assembly. 
5300 mi Odometer display cluster developed a crack. Dealer has ordered a replacement to be replaced under factory warranty. 
5700 mi dealer replaced odometer cluster under warranty. 
15000 mi The plastic cover under the center console on the passenger side came off. Addressed to dealer in Oct 2008. Dealer forgot to order a part, got the wrong part, forgot again, did a quick fix by pushing it back but happened again and again. 
15000 mi The service manager said he repaired by replacing the clip that snaps plastic cover. It seemed OK when I picked up the car, but the crack occurred again after a few days. 
18000 mi Center console fixed. 
19000 mi Addressed transmission problem via e-mail and the dealer was willing to take a look at it again. In addition to that, the part for the center console arrived. 
52000 mi Drivers side sun visor won't stay in place. Dealer replaced under warranty. 
47000 mi

US $85
The sun visor hinge broke and the whole assembly had to be replaced 
46000 mi

US $45
Factory steel wheels had rusted, Hyundai refused to pay to refinish, as car had over 36k miles on it. Dealer just sanded surface rust off, charged 45 dollars. 
42000 mi Latch on armrest compartment broke. 
67000 mi

US $250
Replace broken center arm rest cover 
55000 mi

US $86
Replaced driver's side sunvisor. The sunvisor would no longer stay in any position and drooped. 

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2009 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

1000 mi Passenger side crackle sound at the windshield / dash interface over bumps. Shoved some soft foam into the crevice to give some dampening. Problem solved with amazing success. Will need to get it fixed properly under warranty in the future. 

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2008 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

234-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

19000 mi Driver's side sunvisor replaced. 
33000 mi Replace interior sunglass holder door. 
36700 mi

US $55
All four steel wheels were rusting from the outside. Dealership resurfaced and repainted the wheels with black rust resistant paint, then rebalanced all four wheels. 
59000 mi Rack and pinion replaced, tires rotated and balanced, 4 wheel alignment. 
57300 mi Sun visor would not stay up. 
10000 mi Visor wouldn't stay up. Replaced under recall 
91000 mi

US $75
Replacement of Driver's Sun Visor 
52700 mi driver's window squealing while being raised or lowered. Lubed tracks, seems ok now. 
61780 mi driver's sunvisor keeps dropping down 

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2008 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

162-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

8000 mi Passenger-side sun visor unable to retain position. Front driver's-side window squeaks when raised or lowered. 
4000 mi Crack in left side mirror window mount 
8000 mi Right side of rear factory spoiler came loose. 

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2008 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

162-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

57000 mi

US $270
Replaced right front ball joints 
74400 mi

C $51
Sun Visor replaced 
75000 mi

US $125
REPLACED RH EXTERIOR MIRROR DUE TO SELF-INFLICTED DAMAGE WHILE BACKING OUT OF GARAGE. OBTAINED NEW MIRROR ASSY ONLINE, HAD PAINTED AT COLLISION SHOP, THEN RE-INSTALLED MYSELF.  
34720 mi The sunglass holder fitted on the roof no longer opens and closes. Mentioned the problem to service manager who said they would have to order in the part and fix it under warranty when it arrives. 
31300 mi Rear seat back came undone from seat frame. 
43000 mi Sunroof visor broke. Hinge would not stay up. 
53000 mi weather stripping around the door. 

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2008 Hyundai Sonata 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

77500 mi

$50
Sun-shade won't stay-up (a known problem for this model), replaced! 
84320 mi

$50
sun shade on other side replaced 

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2007 Hyundai Sonata

Engine not specified

20000 mi Many rattles and squeaks, door seals leak. 

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2007 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

234-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

54000 mi

US $300
Sun visor replaced under warranty. Transmission fluid serviced for maintenance. 
34720 mi Vibration felt in cabin when A/C compressor engaged. 
14000 mi overhead console (where sunglass are kept) has a real cheap rattle to it.  The entire console was replaced but still making same sound. If you hold your hand over it, the sound goes away. 
34000 mi Drivers side sunshade was broken. Dealer replaced both sunshades as they had a recall for the both of them.  
27000 mi Broken sun visor reported in Jan. 
27000 mi Had to wait on parts - parts installed. Driver's seat belt release difficult to release. Replaced seat belt assembly. Anybody want to buy a low mileage Sonata? 
40700 mi Driver's door handle broke. Driver's door handle replaced. 
26000 mi

US $52
Frayed front door weatherstripping. 
36000 mi Replaced spoiler, cleaned rust and mold out of spare compartment. 
54000 mi Passenger side sun-visor replaced. 
65000 mi Black tape peeling around windows. Part installed in a sloppy manner; had to to be re-done. Tape replaced properly this time. 
70000 mi

US $50
The flap that holds larger cups in place broke. Recommended replacing cup holder. Dealer quoted $60. I ordered part and installed it ($50). 
73000 mi

US $82
Drooping driver side sun visor. Replaced sun visor. 
7100 mi Repair pinstripe - bad install at dealership, Repaint rear bumper cover, damage to both sides at seam to rear 1/4 panel, wet paint damaged when bumper cover was installed on car. 

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2007 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

162-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

49100 mi Replace headrest (rattled), under warranty, no charge. 
24000 mi Sun visor would not stay up. Dealer repaired.  

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2007 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

162-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

103000 mi

US $140
Car door handle broke 
9000 mi Front dash panel exhibited a vibration sound after the first 5/6 months. dealer installed a cement to eliminate problem. 
35000 mi sun visor would not stay in close position 
119000 mi bumper paint peeled off 
44000 mi

US $350
The driver side sunvisor broke, in the same manner as the 2006 did in August. 
59000 mi another sunvisor, another problem.. wouldnt properly stay in one place. replaced visor.. not perfect but good enough. 
102000 mi

US $2
Once again, passenger sun visor failed to stay up. Dealer replaced. 
49600 mi

A $150
front bumper dropped and loose 
39060 mi Passenger sunvisor broke and would not stay in place. 

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2006 Hyundai Sonata

Engine not specified

41000 mi Handle broke off of center console top compartment, as a result it no longer latches. I will not replace or repair. 

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2006 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

235-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

64500 mi

US $58
Replaced driver's side visor. 
39000 mi The dashboard cracked in two places along the outline of the passenger airbag. This appeared to happen spontaneously; I had never placed anything on it nor applied heavy pressure when cleaning the dashboard. 
35000 mi Very small paint chips on hood, fender numerous scratches under drivers door handle. Reported because paint warranty was about to expire. Dealer denied warranty coverage, claiming road hazards (rocks from road, gravel trucks etc) hot covered. Showed ho 
17000 mi Driver's sun visor no longer snapped back into up position. New visor was installed. 
25000 mi Driver side sun visor loose. Would not stay in up position. Entire unit replaced. 
42000 mi Apparently all the Sonatas got issues with the plastci rod that connects the sunvisor to the roof. the plastic cracks and sunvisor doesn't hold in up position. There was a service bulletin on it, dealer replaced them at different times. 
52700 mi The visor on the driverís side would not stay up. Would have cost $120 to fix. I took this as a sign and traded the car to get back under warranty. 
75000 mi I am original owner. So far this car has had only one repair: the drivers seat began to settle from use. The seat was replaced N/C. Only wear items replaced by myself were front brake shoes and rotors and of course new tires at 50K. My 20th and best auto. 
10000 mi The rear bumper is being damaged by normal use of the trunk. Bumper replacement. 
34000 mi Drivers side visor was droopy and had to be replaced 
24000 mi Extended headrest rattles when going over bumps 
76000 mi Replaced right sun visor. The plastic at the right edge broke, causing the visor to flop down (would not stay up). Simple repair, less than a hour, and a cheap part on ebay. 
94300 mi

US $50
Passenger sun visor will not stay up. 
72000 mi

US $119
front driver side sun visor wouldn't stay in up position. 
32000 mi Driver door weather-stripping torn. 
29000 mi Both driver and passenger sunvisors broke... would not stay up. Both were replaced under warranty. 
34000 mi Replaced both sunvisors per campaign T64.  
52300 mi Pealing paint around the glass divider on the left rear window. Contacted dealer and was told that issue was not covered by existing or by extended warranty. Contacted CEO of Hyundai. He authorized dealer to repair paint. 
49600 mi Weatherstripping at bottom of drivers door torn. 
50220 mi Torn drivers door weatherstripping which was previously inspected and a new part ordered was replaced. 
62900 mi It was the typical broken drivers windshield visor. 

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2006 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

162-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

106000 mi

US $100
The plastic latch on the armrest broke. Needed to replace the entire armrest console. 
40300 mi Driver's side sun visor replaced, under warranty. Visor did not go back up all the way. 
54000 mi Broken cupholder. Also airbag warning light--wait until return trip to fix. 
56000 mi Replaced console cup holder.  
54000 mi Driver's sun visor would no longer hold a position, but swing down into driver's vision. It had lost its friction hold. 
62000 mi

US $41
Loose right side sun visor 
103500 mi Driver side sunvisor replacement 
51000 mi Drivers sun visor would not stay in position. Dealer replaced it and now it works normally. 
69000 mi paint on door pillar was peeling. repainted under warranty 

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2006 Hyundai Sonata

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

25000 mi Driver side sun visor would not keep position. Dealer replaced the visor. 

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2005 Hyundai Sonata 4-door

4-cylinder automatic 2WD

114000 mi

US $10
Chrome-looking trip strip came unglued on the driver's side of the car immediately behind the rear door. 

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2004 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

170-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

151000 mi Paint on door handles peeled 

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2003 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

170-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

6200 mi

C $125
Front bottom plastic shield broke in snow. 

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2003 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

138-horsepower 2.4L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

10000 mi Front end of car around windshield came apart while driving on interstate, part of previous crash insurance claim from previous year. 

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