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2010 Hyundai Sonata Repair Histories

72 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2010 Hyundai Sonata. 25 of these members (34.7%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 53 repairs to 2010 Hyundai Sonatas--an average of 0.7 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2010 Hyundai Sonata repairs by problem area

Chart based on 53 repairs.

2010 Hyundai Sonata repair cost distribution

Chart based on 18 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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2010 Hyundai Sonata

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Hyundai Sonata in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2011 - Oct 2011
50000 mi   starter working intermittenly, confirmed by hyundai dealer, and replaced. 

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2010 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

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

Hyundai Sonata in Virginia, United States
Jun 2010 - Aug 2013
71000 mi US $133 Rear disc brake pads were rusted and dragging causing a squealing noise when hot. Went ahead and replaced both front and rear pads with Hyundai OE pads and made sure pad guides were properly lubed with disc brake grease. 
Hyundai Sonata in North Carolina, United States
Oct 2012 - Oct 2014
64000 mi   Canister valve not working. Replace starter. 
93000   Jerks when down shifting at stops has code p0449 stored.  Also needs fuel tank vent and filter assemble. Check engine light. Recommend. Service and reflash computer 
Hyundai Sonata in Illinois, United States
Dec 2010 - Mar 2015
22000 mi   Driver side door handle mechanism failed. It was fixed under warranty. 
31000   wheel hub made noise, replaced under warranty 
35000 US $60 drive belt replaced 
Hyundai Sonata in Wisconsin, United States
Jun 2011 - Mar 2015
24500 mi US $80 I noticed a high pitch squeal while driving that disappeared when I applied the brakes. The dealer said that this is a normal occurrence and that the brakes must be cleaned and adjusted every 12-20,000 miles. 
Hyundai Sonata in Ohio, United States
May 2012 - Jun 2014
52000 mi   Throttle Position Sensor and other problems 
Hyundai Sonata in Illinois, United States
Aug 2010 - Apr 2011
41000 mi   my trunk popper switch inside the door of my car was replaced. 
Hyundai Sonata in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2010 - Sep 2012
10540 mi C $1000 Malfunctioning GPS 
11160   GPS upgrade done and now works - no cost! 
19220   GPS malfunctioning again. Another update was performed. 
24180   Window module needed to be replaced as passengers window stopped working. 
Hyundai Sonata in Ohio, United States
Jun 2010 - Feb 2015
11000 mi US $350 Cd Player was not reading most CDs and MP3s. Player also making noise while running. Had to get the player replaced. 
23000   Jerky shift from 2nd to 1st gear when the car is decelerating. 
49000   Battery died. 

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2010 Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Hyundai Sonata in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2010 - Mar 2011
10540 mi   Problem since 250km, 4th visit. Finally agreement:double flywheel clutch is faulty - causing RPM drop on engagement/stalling/rough changes. Entire clutch replaced under warranty. In shop 19 days, replacement vehicle provided.  
14880 C $400 Mechanic discovered part of lining of one rear brake pad had broken off. Both sides - pads replaced, rotors cleaned. Loss of coolant on several occasions, noticed by myself, but topped up. On inspection dealer noticed leak at attachment of hose, part replaced, new coolant, problem solved. Check engine light, no other symptoms although could have been coolant problem. 

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