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Hyundai Veloster repairs by problem area

Engine (23%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (6%)

Brakes and Traction Control (6%)

Suspension and Steering (4%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (39%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (16%)

Other (5%)

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2013 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatch

turbocharged 201hp 1.6L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

7000 mi Sunroof rattling and sunscreen squeaking. 
7500 mi Sunroof rattling and sunscreen squeaking. 

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2013 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatch

turbocharged 201hp 1.6L I4 6-speed manual FWD

1000 mi Steering Wheel Peeling. Had to be replaced. 
1860 mi Rust spot on hatch. 
7200 mi Spot of rust on hatch had only been paint pened over in the fall. Rust came back with a vengeance over the winter. Whole hatch has to be repainted now. Lots of cut corners at Hyundai recently. 
620 mi Turbo Badge was applied incorrectly from the factory, Letters were crooked and did not line up with each other. 
9260 mi Veloster Badging fell off on the back. New badging is on order Floor mat has lost it's veloster embroidered patch. New floor mat orderd Blower fan was squeeking on the '1' fan setting. Replaced by dealer. New Veloster badge adhered to back 
10560 mi Floor mats still on order. Dealer put in 2014 style floor mats on delivery, did not notify owner, now in limbo as they try to figure out what to do. 
14260 mi Dealer decided they are no longer going to replace the floormats due to not having the embroidered patch that has come off. Currently refuses to do anything about the issue. 
3100 mi Sheet metal had a gap, causing creaking. Corrected issue. 
28000 mi Steering wheel leather rubbing off 

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2013 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatch

138-horsepower 1.6L I4 6-speed automated manual FWD

15280 mi Hatch finger pocket kept falling out. 
59000 mi paint has chips, purchased extended paint warranty when purchased the car. they "touched it up" but true paint repair can't be done in 2 hours in rainy weather. don't hold much hope for it to be right 

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2012 Hyundai Veloster

Engine not specified

15000 mi Replaced steering wheel for delamination of the "leather". 

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2012 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatch

138-horsepower 1.6L I4 6-speed manual FWD

58940 mi Replacement of steering wheel as per TSB due to premature wear (rubberized material started peeling off). Rear door handle lubricated because of squeaking. 
14000 mi Found a rust spot starting at the exhaust area, Dealer told me it was not covered by the warranty, so it was not fixed.After finding this out i was sorry for buying this car. 

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2012 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatch

138-horsepower 1.6L I4 6-speed automated manual FWD

10000 mi

US $31
steering wheel was pealing.Repalced at no cost. 
15300 mi Had rattle coming from windshield (outside) plastic cowl on the drivers' side. Dealer confirmed the rattle when driven over bumps or imperfections in road. Dealer applied a "rattle kit" to the underside of the cowl, which solved the issue. 
29700 mi Sunroof began to squeak when closed & driving. Annoying... Tech sprayed "Hyundai Silicon Spray" around circumference of rubber seals of sunroof, and this solved the problem. Took all of 5 minutes of his time. 
6000 mi Trip piece around window fell onto ground when opening passenger door. I could not find where it fell from, and took it to the dealer for help. It goes in the upper right area of the passenger windows. No charge. 
5000 mi Driver door rattle 

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