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Regarding valve cover gaskets
The valve cover gaskets will be the same for the GS or GSI. As long as the engine is a 1.6 liter engine you will not have any problem.
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Accent question
There is a code stamped into the block. The four digit number on the block, for the vehicle you have described, should be either G4EA, or G4ED. The G4EA designation is for the 1.5 liter engine, and the G4ED is...
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Rpm spike and engine rattle
Hello. Thank you for writing in. The vehicle seems to be having a shifting issue. A rattling noise is a bad sign that something has broken off inside of the engine or transmission that is disabling it from shifting correctly....
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Problem accelerating
Hello, thank you for writing in. When you hear, feel, or notice any type of issues with the vehicle it should never be ignored. The vehicle may just need some basic maintenance. Consider the last time you had the following...
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Smoke coming from crank case wher you add oil and fom where dip stick goes
Hi there: When the motor is running at operating temperature, and you remove the oil cap, it's common for a small amount of smoke to come from the engine. This is usually caused by exhaust gases, heat or gasoline vapor...
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Hi I have a Hyundai accent 2011 has the malfunction indicator light flashing all the time and immobilizer Waring light flashing
Hello. Anytime you have a warning or error light illuminate, it's due to an error code being triggered and stored inside the ECU of your Hyundai. The best way to diagnose exactly why this happening is to have a local...
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Window motors for left hand side
Hi there. You will not be able to use the window motor or regulator mechanism that is made for the front window in the rear of the vehicle. The way that the doors are built is different so they have...
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Valvecoverreplacement
That is very unfortunate that your valve cover has cracked. Luckily, valve covers on four cylinder engines are not too difficult to replace. The first step is to remove anything that is connected to the valve cover that would prevent...
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Rear passenger side wheel completely locked up.
It is possible that the parking brake cable has seized, due to rust, at that wheel position. That would be relatively easy to determine based on a visual inspection. If you desire that this problem be diagnosed by a certified...
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I have a 2012 hyundai accent and the transmission shakes and rumbels in park, neutral, and reverse and sits fine in drive.
Hi there. There could be an issue within the transmission making the inside parts vibrate in neutral and under a reverse load. Also, there could be a transmission mount issue causing the transmission to shake, but when the vehicle is...
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I'm told I need my timing belt for my 2011 Hyundai Accent replaced.
Under ordinary service conditions (i.e., as opposed to "severe" which would be lots of city driving and idling, trailer towing, etc.), Hyundai recommends that you replace the timing belt on your vehicle once it reaches 90,000 miles. At that mileage,...
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Camshaft chain placement?
Hi there. Turn the engine over by hand until the timing marks are aligned up. If they are facing up and the lobes are slightly facing down, then turn the timing chain a little bit until one of the camshaft...
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When the car is running it doesn't want to shift gears. But when it's off it will shift gears 2004 Hyundai Accent
Hi - check your clutch hydraulic fluid level. The clutch reservoir may be one and the same as for the brake system - they both use brake fluid. I believe that most likely your clutch slave cylinder has failed and...
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Battery or starter?
Hello There, This may potentially be related to a faulty starter relay. The starter relay directs power from the battery to the starter solenoid which then engages the starter when you turn the key. When this is not working properly,...
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crdi accent no injectorpulse
Hello. In relation to your no injector pulse problem, check the wiring harness from the distributor to the ECM. If that harness has become disconnected somehow, the ECM will not have a pulse reference from the distributor in order to...
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eps indicating on the screen
Your vehicle's electronic power steering system (EPS) relies on a computer-controlled electric motor to operate the steering rack. When the EPS light is illuminated on the dashboard, the control module for the EPS system has detected a fault in the...
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Air not blowing.
Hi There, This may be related to a faulty blower motor or blower motor relay. Occasionally, the blower motor itself will wear out or become faulty working intermittently as the brush contacts inside the motor wear out. The blower motor...
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Will a missing air box resonator stop my car from going over 10mph?
Hi There, The air box resonator missing should not impact the running condition of your vehicle at all. If the air box had cracks in it, this may have caused excess air to be injected into the intake system which...
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Is there a way to get into my car from the trunk?
The rear seats do not fold on the Accent so you cannot access the rear doors to get them open from the trunk. I would recommend having a locksmith come and unlocking rear doors or opening one of the front...
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Car putting and will not accelerate
This may be a sign of a clogged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When this is clogged, this causes these gases to be...

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