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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 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2012 Hyundai Elantra: 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
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...
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Car overheated on highway then died while I was coasting it to a stop.
Hello, thanks for writing in. While the cracked radiator and head gasket can be related, you are more concerned with the extend of the damage to the engine. The head gasket and radiator can be replaced, but the interior of...
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01 Elantra won't start each time I have to play around with the tubes on the fuel pump also unplug and plug it back then it starts
The problem sounds like you have a connector to the pump is losing connection to the pump. Check the connector for signs of getting hot and replace connector to the pump.
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My right rear brake light stays on, even when the lights are off and I turn off the car. 2013 Hyundai Elantra
It is possible that the circuit for that particular brake light is shorted to power somehow. I would recommend having an electrical systems inspection performed by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of this issue. This will involve...
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Clicking but not turning
Depending on the type of clicking, this may mean a weak battery (rapid clicking) or potentially a faulty starter solenoid (a more pronounced slower click). If a weak battery exists, this causes the starter relay to send power to the...
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Bad fuel mileage, no black smoke, no check engine light.
Hi there. Most of the time, poor fuel mileage is due to dirty O2 sensors, EGR valve, mass air flow sensor or throttle body itself. If these components are dirty or damaged, it can also cause engine misfiring or rattling...
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Can i swap my 2014 Elantra Limited's leather seats for the cloth seats from a 2014 Elantra SE?
You will have different wiring between the different seats since one is heated and the other is not. You should not have any other problems swapping the seats. They will bolt right up.
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I have a 2006 Hyundai Elantra with just 58,000 miles on it. It tried to overheat for the first and only time about 2 weeks Ago. No
Hi Gail. Thanks for contacting us tonight. In most cases, an AC system and the engine's cooling system issue is not related - so it's quite possible that you are having two different problems. In regards to the AC system,...
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If I have a problem in my radiator, is it normal that both fans start?
This is normal depending on the conditions and the temperature of the vehicle. The temperature sensor monitors the temperature of the coolant and when it reaches a specific point, will cause the cooling fans to come on. This does not...
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Temperature went up when I turn on the AC
The first thing to check is to see if your radiator has a leak in the core and need to be replaced. After that you will need to check operation of the cooling fan to see if it is coming...
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2002 Elantra: ratting, sudden loss of power and stalling! Pls help stuck on a mountain.
It sounds like you may have a cooling system leak that may have caused a hose to burst. The more concerning question is the brown colored coolant that came from the leaking hose. This often times indicates that there may...
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I have a 2001 Hyundai Elantra with 202k miles on it. Recently I noticed that my car jerked when going between first and second gea
Hi Jasmine. Thank you for taking time to write in today. Generally speaking, when a car makes a jerking move while shifting, it's due to an obstruction of debris inside the transmission fluid lines. An automatic transmission shifts best when...
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Went through high water did not let up on gas, got home and turned off car and restarted it, now wont start batterys fine
Hi Leonard. Typically when this issue occurs, it is a minor problem, such as the starter or other electrical connectors to ignition system components being soaked with water. However, if the engine did not turn over at all, it's more...
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I have a 2011 Hyundai Elantra manual trans engine runs great but when you put it on gear wont accelerate and the and the traction light st
Hello. If the traction light is coming on then that will cause the vehicle to lose power and not move easily. This system needs to be diagnoses. It may be a bad vehicle speed sensor, wheel speed sensor or something...
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Hyundai Elantra Steering Wheel Alignment
An off center steering wheel can be a distraction to some drivers especially if the driver is used to the position of the steering wheel "matching" your forward position when driving on a straight away. Technically, the main issue though...
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Change Air fuel mixture sensor
The best parts to use would be OEM parts from the vehicles manufacturer.
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My daughters 2012 Hyndai Elantra's check engine light came on. I took it to auto zone to check the error code - P7011. Transmissio
This is not an answer I can answer since the code P7011 is not an accurate or listed code for this vehicle. If your code was P0711 then this is correct code for problem with the internal transmission temperature sensor....
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If ABS module is bad will warning light come on?
It sounds as if you might be having an issue with your brakes sticking. I would recommend having a brake inspection performed by a qualified professional To determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be...
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Hi! I turned the ignition on on/run. my car ran reversely from drive way to the street. I can't stop it until I pulled the break.
Hi Bluesky. Thanks for contacting us today. This is a very odd series of symptoms, but most likely due to the excessive water and standing water during a hurricane. The excessive water often plays havoc on electrical connections and sensors,...
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I have a 2002 Hyundai elantra can the catalytic converter be unclog?
As a practical matter, a catalytic converter cannot be cleared, unclogged, or reconstituted. The cost to restore a converter, versus simply buying a brand new one even from a dealer as an OEM part, is simply prohibitive. If you need...
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my 2005 hyundai elantra sunroof is stuck. it looks like it needs to tilt up in the back to seal up with the rest of the car.
You may have a broken roof track or something is binding the roof glass slide. Try to open the roof and lube the slides and try closing it. If the track is broken then the entire track will need to...

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