1. Home
  2. Advice
  3. Tags
  4. Elantra

Showing articles & questions for topic
Elantra

Related articles

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?
The Hyundai Elantra and the Ford Focus are both offerings in the inexpensive compact sedan category, and both represent some of the best offerings in that class. Compact cars are slightly larger than a subcompact, but smaller than...
2012 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2012 Hyundai Elantra: Which One Should I Buy?
When you’re looking for a four-door sedan, you’re likely interested in a smaller family car that still offers decent styling and looks, great gas mileage, and a comfortable interior that will keep your family safe as you’re driving....
2012 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2012 Hyundai Elantra: Which One Should I Buy?
Mid-size sedans are a large category. These vehicles are well suited for either a large commuter car that is not going to get quite commuter car statistics as far as gas mileage or a smaller sedan option. Think...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Just Got Your License
If you are a new driver, congratulations on getting your license. Now, you need to think about what type of vehicle to buy. Ideally, you’ll choose a used car that isn’t...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Teenagers
If you’ve decided that you’re ready to purchase a used car for your teenager, then you’re probably pretty picky about what you’re looking for. Likely affordability, safety, and fuel economy are high...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Construction Worker
If you're a construction worker, you don’t have to worry about hauling a whole lot of supplies and materials to the site – that’s the boss’s problem. As long as it’s big enough to hold your tools (and...

Related questions

Question
I had p2096 and 2196 codes. I replaced the upstream o2 sensor. The p2196 went off for a while but the 2096 remained.
The two codes indicate that the air fuel ratio in the engine is off. In your circumstance, the short and long term fuel trim values should be read and evaluated using a real time scan tool as that will help...
Question
Car quickly loses speed
You will need to have computer and transmission tested to see if codes are stored and see if transmission is shifting into high gear and then torque converter lockup is releasing on deceleration. You may have transmission solenoid issues. ...
Question
Car needs 02 sensor and front speed sensor hard shift into third could this be the cause it only does it when warmed up
Hey Cody. Thanks for contacting us today. While do-as-you-go is a great way to learn, with resolving like you've described, it can cost you a ton of money in replacing the wrong components. For example, many O2 sensor OBD-II trouble...
Question
My daughter has a 2013 elantra and flexible coupling problem. Why is it expensive for that small piece needed and can you give quo
If you are referring to the flexible coupler in the steering system, Hyundai has implemented an extended warranty for the motor driven power steering (MDPS) coupling on the 2007-2015 Elantra (HD, MD/UD) and 2009-2012 Elantra Touring (FD). If you have...
Question
I got a 2002 Hyundai elantra and it jerks when i stop are i stop and feet is on the brakes like it wants to cut off engine light
Hi Jessica. Thanks for contacting us today. There could be a few reasons why this is happening. Most of the time, stalling issues like you've described are caused by fuel system components that are excessively dirty or malfunctioning. This could...
Question
Is the solenoid malfunctioning or the camshaft with a P0011 Check engine code?
Code P0011 is most commonly caused by the solenoid or cam sensor. I would recommend replacing the solenoid first and then cam sensor.
Question
When i put my key in the ignition it just by passes all the position and doesn't crank or turn over.
You could have a failed ignition switch, a fault in the starter motor/starting circuit and/or a dead battery. To get your car started and running normally, if you want the required diagnostic steps performed by a certified Mechanic, dispatched by...
Question
Are cabine air filter and climate control air filter the same thing? Hiunday cites them as if they were different components in th
Hi Alex. Thanks for contacting us today. These are two different filters. One is located under the passenger side of the dashboard, that can be removed fairly easily, the other is behind the dash and accessible through the engine compartment....
Question
Shaky car and won’t turn on
I would recommend having your vehicle inspected by a qualified professional for any check engine light codes that may exist. Once trouble codes are pulled determining the exact cause of this issue will be much easier.
Question
Downsizing for winter tires
Even though the rims are different sizes the two tires are very close in size for height and width and will not cause any issues using them. You do not need to have an alignment since this is for the...
Question
Is it bad to apply the parking breaks once your car is off??
Applying the parking brake while the car is off is certainly not a bad thing as this is what the parking brake is designed for. The parking brake, as its name indicates is designed for use as a backup means...
Question
I would like to replace the steering coupler on my 2012 Hyund
Hi Jacques. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I've forwarded your question to our sales and service department to determine if one of our mobile mechanics in your area can complete this task for you. They should be contacting you soon...
Question
I'm having difficulty accelerating.
It is possible that these issues are related to a few basic maintenance items that may have been overlooked overtime. I would recommend having your spark plugs and air filter checked to determine if they are in good condition. A...
Question
2009 Elantra oil light comes on at idle or whe braking have changed sensor
The oil pressure light will usually come on when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or not pumping oil sufficiently or the oil pressure sending...
Question
Changed battery, battery arced, now car is stuck in park.
Hi Jeff. Thanks for contacting us today. An arching battery can cause a lot of different electrical problems. Sometimes, the shift solenoid can cause the shifting issues you're describing, while in other instances, it's a mechanical problem. I think the...
Question
How much does it cost to replace a rear bumper for Hyunday Elantra 2014?
Collision damage estimates can only be written based on an actual inspection of the vehicle and such estimates are highly dependent on exactly what you want done. Do you want new OEM Hyundai parts? Used parts? If aftermarket parts, what...
Question
i have a hyundai 2010 elantra and my electric steering power light came on my wheel turns fine i was wondering if i need to change
If the EPS light is always on, it means the vehicle's computer is reporting a fault in the electronic power steering system. Using a scan tool, a mechanic can download the trouble codes from the computer that have caused the...
Question
My hyundai 2013 Elektra gls makes a clicking sound when I accelerate using the gas pedal.
Two possibilities are worn CV axle joints and engine noise, particularly from the valve train. If you hear valve train clicking at idle, and the clicking at idle is similar to what you hear when accelerating, it is more likely...
Question
I have a 2003 Hyundai Elantra screeches really loud and there are these two dome shaped things and one of them is popping out
Hi Travon. Thanks for contacting us today. If the noise is happening when you first start the car, it's usually caused by a loose serpentine belt or other drive belts. It could also be a pulley that you're talking about...
Question
car engine behaving weird
Hi Conik. Thanks for contacting us today. There are a few possible sources that are causing your Elantra to behave odd, ranging from a vacuum leak, exhaust system leak or perhaps a fuel system or ignition system component failure. Since...

Need a mechanic?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 700 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

Get a quote

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.


Ask a question