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Hyundai Sonata Body Problems

1519 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Hyundai Sonata. 132 of these members (8.7%) have reported body repairs for their car. A total of 195 body repairs to Hyundai Sonatas--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Hyundai Sonata body repair cost distribution

Chart based on 65 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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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

14000 mi   overhead console rattle. Warranty replaced but rattle still there. Only way to stop is to not have sunglasses in there. 
34000   Drivers side sunshade was broken. Dealer replaced both sunshades as they had a recall for the both of them.  
34720   Vibration felt in cabin when A/C compressor engaged. 
26000 US $52 Frayed front door weatherstripping. 
36000   Replaced spoiler, cleaned rust and mold out of spare compartment. 
54000   Passenger side sun-visor replaced. 
65000   Black tape peeling around windows. Part installed in a sloppy manner; had to to be re-done. Tape replaced properly this time. 
70000   The flap that holds larger cups in place broke. Recommended replacing cup holder. Dealer quoted $60. I ordered part and installed it ($50). 
73000   Drooping driver side sun visor. Replaced sun visor. 

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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. 

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2006 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

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

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 
39000   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. 
10000   The rear bumper is being damaged by normal use of the trunk. Bumper replacement. 
17000   Driver's sun visor no longer snapped back into up position. New visor was installed. 
25000   Driver side sun visor loose. Would not stay in up position. Entire unit replaced. 
24000   Extended headrest rattles when going over bumps 
76000   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 US $50 Passenger sun visor will not stay up. 

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