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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Hyundai Elantra
Car buyers looking for an economical, fuel-efficient sedan that’s also a little sporty and very attractive will love the 2012 Hyundai Elantra. Not only does it have a great list of standard features...
2012 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2012 Ford Focus: Which One Should I Buy?
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2012 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2012 Hyundai Elantra: Which One Should I Buy?
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Just Got Your License
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Out of the blue when I started car, the engine and gas was fine when cranked but the car did not fully start. The engine oil pressure light came on.
Hi there. Check the engine oil level. If the oil level is low, then top off and recheck the symptoms. If the engine oil is full and the oil pressure light is lit up on the dash, then either the...
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electrical issue and the tail light bulbs keep popping.
Hi there. Sounds like there is a few different electrical issues with your vehicle. Check the door courtesy light switch for a loose ground or a short in the wire. A loose ground will cause the interior lights to work...
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Eps light
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is illuminating the Electronic Power Steering warning light. This light may stand for several different malfunctions. The first thing that needs to be done is a scan of the vehicle's diagnostic troubleshooting...
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Slippery road light on dash
Hello There, This light is your traction control light illuminating after detecting slippery conditions on the road. The traction control system monitors the steering stability of the vehicle and engages when loss of traction has been detected. This is done...
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My RPM is very erratic and the engine surges on my 2006 Hyundai Elantra
Hello. I would usually start by scanning the computer for codes to see if anything comes up. If there are no codes then I would check and see if there are any sensors that are not reading correctly. It sounds...
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Car won't hold charge
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad connection at the battery terminals due to the corrosion. I would recommend to start by cleaning this and making sure the cables have a clean and solid connection to...
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Hyundai Elantra 2017- RPM is going up and same time Speed is reducing on Highway
In most cases this issue is caused by a faulty speed sensor on the transmission or a ECU glitch that should be reviewed or repaired by a Hyundai dealership. Since your car is a new model, it might be best...
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Check engine light is on
An evap code can be set due to a number of reasons. A loose gas cap is one of them. Also, a poorly sealing gas cap can be the cause. depending on where you live, you may be able to...
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Not sure if I am getting the right things done to my car
Hi there. Quite often mechanics will work with their customers and most importantly; their budgets to try small and inexpensive repairs, hoping that solves the issues. In their efforts to attempt to help; they're actually making the problem worse. However,...
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just started making a clunking noise,runs good nothing loose
Check the transmission fluid level to see if it is full. If the filter was replaced, depending on the type and configuration, the filter could even be banging around. "Clunking" noises are very typical of failed outboard CV axle joints....
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wrong fuel in Hyundai elantra 2014
My best recommendation would be to get the fuel out of your tank in whatever way is possible. This may involve having a mechanic remove your fuel tank and dump the fuel out. Once the bad fuel has been completely...
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Air Bag Light Illuminated 2006 Hyundai Elantra
Hi - resetting the Air Bag light will require, at a minimum, a scan/reset tool capable of accessing the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) which monitors the air bag status. If the problem was a temporary disconnect at the air bag...
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How do you figure out which engine mounts actually need replacing?
With all most 200k miles you most likely have all four mounts needing replacement. The first thing to do is to physically look at each one and look for rips or tears in rubber, sagging or oil soaked. Once all...
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Why would a solenoid replacement , and spark plugs cost 943.
Hi Jacqueline: Spark plugs for your vehicle, if you buy them retail, over the counter, from any of the auto parts stores cost roughly $2 to $4 per plug, plus tax. Your vehicle has 4 cylinders so, of course, you...
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Whistling sound in passenger side
Hello, thank you for writing in. If the issues can be resolved by messing with the seals around the doors and windows, there is a good chance they are the problem. With that being said, you may need to have...
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The EPS light and the break lights are on and the car is hard to steer.
The EPS light is the electronic power steering light, which illuminates when a mechanical or electrical problem exists in this system. This is probably the source of your hard to steer issue on your Hyundai. However, the other electrical issues...
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I have a diesel car. Can I remove my muffler?
Hi there. Depending on your state that you live in and the emissions requirements, removing the muffler may cause your vehicle to fail emissions. Plus, on a newer vehicle that has a manufactures warranty, removing the muffler completely can void...
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What do you do when the EPS light come on to fix it? 2008 Hyundai Elantra
Hi there - the EPS, or electronic power steering, is the electrically assisted power steering. A malfunction or failure of this system could suddenly make steering effort more difficult or possible freeze the steering. This is a safety issue of...
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Cruise control not working in 99 elantra
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is going to need further testing on the cruise control switch and the module. Either of these may be malfunctioning. The switch activates a servo motor that holds the throttle in place,...
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I need to know about tire size.
If you are wanting to change all the tires to a different size then I would recommend putting the replacement next to the correct tire to see the difference in height and width of the tire. You will see that...

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