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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Hyundai Elantra
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2012 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2012 Hyundai Elantra: Which One Should I Buy?
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My Hyudai elantra 2014 stalled and stopped after the battery light, engine light and oil light came on
Hello, thank you for writing in. With check engine lights on, the first step is always scanning the vehicle for codes. These help direct your attention and ease diagnostics. The main concern is that the engine is making a loud...
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Car is running good but is dropping RPMs when idoling
Hi there. A rough idling engine can be caused by a number of issues, some of them are serious while others tend to be minor, but the symptoms remain pretty much the same. In some cases, this can be caused...
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Multiple issues
A number of things may cause the horn to malfunction which may cause it to randomly fail or continuously go off. The horn switch may be faulty or can short circuit causing this to happen. The horn relay may also...
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EPS light
The EPS light relates to your Electronic Power Steering System. If the vehicle is stalling when this light comes on, there is a chance that the power steering system is creating an excessive draw on the battery and/or charging system....
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My car is wasting water alot i have to put water in it every morning there is no visible leaks i changed the radiator and the radi
Hi there. Typically when the vehicle is using a lot of water it's because you're using water instead of coolant. Coolant is designed to heat up, while water will evaporate much quicker when the temperature rises inside your motor. It...
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Car does not start
This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both....
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Car stuck in 3rd gear
Hi there. When a professional mechanic is hired to diagnose a problem, the trouble code(s) are only one part of the complete inspection. In many cases, the codes, like the P0760 code you've listed, indicate a possible source of a...
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A/C not working as much
Hi there. This issue occurs when you are at a stop due to the fact that there is less air flow across the A/C condenser and engine to cool it down. If you have a condenser that is clogged with...
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Terrible gas mileage
Hi there. There are dozens of problems that can lead to a drop in gas mileage, some of them are serious and some can be easily corrected. Some common problems include faulty O2 sensors, spark plugs worn out, damaged mass...
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I'm not sure what the normal air intake is supposed to be at but mine is at 169 and after 30 miles my car just dies no code
Heat increases electrical resistance and also alters physical dimensions of parts. A sensor, coil(s), relay, or other electrical component is obviously cutting out at some point and then restoring once a lower temperature is reached. You have to either use...
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I have a 2015 Hyundai Elantra the lights come on but the car wont start just makes a clicking noise.
It could be either; or both. But it seems the car is pretty new to be having that kind of trouble. I wonder if you may have left something turned on or installed some accessory that drained the battery. That...
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o2b1s1= 1.95 V , o2b1s2=0.70 V , P0420
The upstream oxygen sensor appears to be out of range. The expected value should be between 0.2 and 0.9 volts with a frequency of 1 to 5 Hertz. Your report shows 1.9 volts. I would first look at a real...
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After my shift at work or longer than 11 hrs sitting my car is having trouble starting. It's on the verge of turning over but it s
If you disconnect the battery when the car is running, due to the ensuing voltage excursion (spike) you can fry the car's PCM and other costly components. To avoid problems, never run a car without the battery fully installed and...
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I have a constant scrapping sound coming from my right front wheel. It gets worse when braking.
With a normally operating braking system, there shouldn't be any significant grooves in the brake rotor so it's good to get that addressed. It is possible that the pad is "hanging up" in the groves or perhaps the pad material...
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Bolt on 06 Elantra control arm no longer attached
The repair will depend on whether the arm detached and as a consequence got damaged. Also, detachment of the arm if the vehicle is moving can potentially damage other parts such as the mounting boss(es) on the frame that the...
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How many catalytic converters does the 2012 hyundia elantra gls 1.8 have?
Your engine should only have one in the system.
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Having problems removing the long bolt in bottom of alternator. I took off the nut and tapped it out til it hit inner fender. 2007 Hyundai Elantra
Hi there. In order to get that bolt out the engine will need to be lifted in order to get clearance. If you do not lift it then it will not come out. You should get some help from a...
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Does not start after getting jump
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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car died while idling engine cranks but won't start, just barely replaced upstream oxygen sensor.
Hi there. What you are describing in the diagnosis of your Hyundai's issues is the major reason why auto part store diagnosis tends to be incorrect. When they complete a 'scan' they simply download a code and make a general...
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2011 Elantra/ 55km on it... AC works fine but blows warm air when idle
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a condenser fan that may not be cooling the AC condenser properly. As you may know, the job of the AC condenser fan is to cool down the AC condenser as it...

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