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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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Transmission not shifting properly
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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'14 Hyundai Accent oil is really muddy.
Unless there is obvious evidence of sludge, metallic particles, antifreeze contamination and so forth, the only way to judge oil condition is to send a sample to an oil analysis lab (there are quite a few out there for car...
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I just spent almost $400 to have the intake gaskets repaired on my 2001 Hyundai Accent 1.6 L. I had to hit my brakes today quickly
If the steering wheel was pulling to the left as you were stopping suddenly, that could be due to brake pull and/or it could be due to a suspension, alignment or tire fault. On the other hand, if you are...
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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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I have a hyundai accent gs 2000 and its problem is that my car turns on ;however, when i change it from park to reverse or to driv
Hi there. Any unusual shaking or vibrating forces coming from the engine is cause for concern. It could be something as simple as old spark plugs producing an uneven power delivery, it could be something serious like worn or broken...
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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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One mechanic tells me I need a new oil pan - it's cracked - this is after another mechanic changed the oil. The car wasn't leaking
Hi there. Some mechanics are more in tuned to completing service than others. However, without physically inspecting your Hyundai, it's hard to tell for sure if you have a cracked oil pan or not. I would recommend having an independent...
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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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Knocking sound in engine car won't start
Check the level of engine oil. If the oil level is too low, that can cause damage and cause the engine to shut down. It is conceivable that the noise is due to too little oil. If the oil level...
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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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How to activate auto lock and unlock
It is very likely that your vehicle does not have a problem. Many of the Hyundai Accents were not equipped with power locks depending on the trim level that was choosen. If you do not have an electric key fob...
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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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Causes of overheating 2012 Hyundai Accent
Hi there - overheating is caused by the inability of the cooling system to deal with the heat generated by the engine. The engine itself can overheat from a stuck (closed) thermostat, or a blown head gasket (which effectively "superheats"...
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Bumber replacement on 2012 hyundai accent hatchback.
Hello, thank you for writing in. When purchasing a bumper, you need to consider a few things. First, there are aftermarket bumpers that will fit exactly the same but have different styles. You will want to make sure you are...
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Why would my car drive at 0 rpms ? It's a 2011 Hyundai Accent.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The gauge on your dashboard that tells you the engine speed, measured in RPMs, is called the tachometer. If just the tachometer is not working, it may be getting a weak signal (or no...
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I got my a.c. serviced n alignment done after dat check light is blinking on the dashboard verna 2008
Hello, thank you for writing in. Without knowing what system's pressure is too high, or what the actual code was that set off the check engine light, it is almost impossible to give you direction on where to turn for...
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Rough shifting. Manual trans.
If the synchros inside the transmission are worn badly, this can also cause grinding when trying to change gears as the synchros help to slow or speed up the internals for the next exchange for a smoother shift. Your concern...
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Car stutters when idling
Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like ignition coils, crankshaft...
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Leaking head gasket.
Unless water was taken in through the intake system somehow, a leaking head gasket would be the only way water or coolant would spray from inside the combustion chamber. The only thing that should come out from an open spark...

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