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Will the front shocks and struts for a 1999 hyundai elantra fit on a 1999 hyundai accent?
Neither the strut assembly, nor the individual assembly components, for those two models in that year do NOT interchange in any parts catalogs and thus these parts cannot be interchanged on the two Hyundai models. YourMechanic can obtain the correct...
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Q: Battery not charging?
It sounds like you may have a weak battery, a failing voltage regulator or failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator charges the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine turns...
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Engine start and open its oil cap its get dancing on that means air pressure come is it OK or some problem
Hi there. Anytime you start the motor, the oil cap needs to be kept on tight. The cap is responsible not only for keeping oil from spilling and escaping, but most importantly, maintaining a consistent vacuum pressure inside the motor....
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having times when I'm stopped at a light and my Hyundai Accent Sedan 2010 loses power. Sometimes takes a while to restart.
If I interpret what you say correctly, it sounds like an electrical malfunction. I wouldn't worry right now about the struts and transmission flush. Those are high margin sales that many of the chains push on everybody that comes in...
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Why does my check engine light still come on in my 2014 Hyundai Accent even after changing the fuel cap
Hello. The gas cap will not repair the issue unless that is the problem. Depending on what code is coming up will determine what is needed. I would start by scanning the computer for codes first to see what may...
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Hi Samuel, my Hyundai Accent 07's clutch slides straight to the floor with no resistance, the gears won't catch and the reverse g
Hi there. Usually when this occurs, the issue is with the clutch master cylinder. A clutch master cylinder contains a reservoir that stores the brake fluid. It is connected to the clutch slave cylinder through hoses. When you push the...
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can the oil in my coolent reservoir be caused by a bad coil
"Gunk" can simply mean that the coolant is old and in need of a cooling system flush.If it actually oil in the coolant reservoir, then odds are the head gasket may have failed. The head gasket keeps oil and coolant...
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Can driving in heavy rain warp rotors?
Hi There, Driving in heavy rains should not impact the rotors as they are designed to withstand water. In some cases, in the event they are subjected to water continuously and develop severe rust this may be possible, but that...
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Car is shaking/skipping when foot is on brake
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
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Hard to get car in reverse once it goes in its fine but hard to get in.at first it was fine and gradually got worse
This may suggest the transmission synchros may be wearing out. Your transmission has small gear synchronizer rings that help to move the transmission in and out of the various gears. When these begin to wear out, you may notice it...
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Where is the fuel filter on a 2007 Hyundai Accent?
The fuel filter on your Hyundai is non-serviceable item inside the fuel tank. It's integrated into the fuel sending unit. If you're having engine performance problem that indicates a lack of fuel pressure, I recommend having a professional diagnose the...
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Buzzing/Vibrating sound when car starts. Check engine light went on
You may be hearing the ABS motor going bad or the cooling fan motor is vibrating. You should have the check engine light checked for stored codes and it may point to the component that is making the noise so...
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Mistaken Fueling With Non-ethanol fuel
Hi There, Vehicles from 2001 and newer are able to operate on fuels that contain ethanol levels from 0-15%. If your vehicle happens to be a flex fuel vehicle, this would allow it to operate on fuels containing anywhere from...
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How do I know if my alternator fuse is blown on a 2003 Hyundai accent
If a fuse is blown, there will often be a visual indication. If the fuse has a "viewing window", you will see a clear separation of the metal conducting component in the fuse housing. If there is no "viewing window"...
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how do you set the high beam lights on a 2017 tucson to automaticly dim for on comminng traffic
If your Hyundai model is equipped with auto dimming headlights (the Hyundai Smart High Beam System), please see the operating instructions on page 3-110 at this link to the Hyundai Owner's Manual. If those instructions do not resolve the issue...
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Can the fact that my long term fuel trim is -1.6 and short term is -2.3 be the cause of a P0422 on my 2000 Hyundai accent?
Hi Ashley. Thanks for contacting us today. The fuel trim numbers might be a symptom of the error code you are receiving, but not the source of the code. The P0422 OBD-II trouble code suggests that the catalyst efficiency is...
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My trunk wont close on my 2004 hyundai accent
Hi My. Trunks are one of the simpler components of a vehicle, but just like any other mechanical part, they can malfunction. Some of the common causes would include a trunk latch that is stuck and will not engage, the...
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Will a faulty Knock Sensor cause my car to shut off while driving?
Less than 1 hour is required to replace the knock sensor (Hyundai OEM part number: 39250-2B000) on your particular engine. The dealer (OEM) knock sensor, which is the preferred part, costs around $50. A knock sensor, even if faulty, can...
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My 2010 Hyundai accent stalled out. now it wont start back up.
The check fuel cap light is telling you that there is an air leak in the fuel tank or lines. It's possible that a vacuum line has come off under the hood for the evaporative system. this could also cause...
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My car has had trouble starting for the past 3 months. It cranks but it doesn't turn over in the morning.
There are a number of things that may cause this to happen, however based on what you are describing it sounds like you may have an issue related to maintaining the proper fuel pressure both while starting and sitting at...

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