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Understanding Hyundai Service Required Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Hyundai Service Required light indicates when your car needs service.
Hyundai Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you have been shopping for a used Hyundai vehicle, you may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one...
How to Get Hyundai Dealership Certified
Hyundai dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are certified through Professional Automotive Career Training and Global e-Campu
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 in a Wheelchair
Being in a wheelchair means you have a very specific list of demands, and requests for your vehicle. The main focus is of course how you will get in and out...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Occasional Drivers
Not everyone relies on their car on a daily basis. Maybe you aren’t the type that deals with a daily commute, and running from here to there constantly. If that’s the...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If Safety is #1
Maybe you’re a parent buying the first car for your teenager, or perhaps you’re a new parent and the safety of your little one is of the utmost importance. Or perhaps you're...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Get Motion Sickness
For people that suffer from motion sickness, even on the shortest car trip, riding in a vehicle can prove to be unbearable. What’s great is that there are a number of cars...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Fuel Economy
Owning a vehicle comes with a number of expenses – car insurance, repairs, regular maintenance, car payments, and of course the gas. So if you’re looking to cut costs, finding a...
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...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If Your Kid's On the Soccer Team
If you are a soccer mom (or dad), you know that you need a lot of space to transport your budding World Cup contenders, along with their gear. From time to time, you can...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for College Students
You’ve done it – high school is officially behind you. Now it’s time to head off to a brand new world. College is that and more and you may need a...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re Over Six Feet Tall
While shorter than average drivers can have a tough time finding the right car, it’s equally hard for taller drivers, perhaps more so. If you’re feeling squished, or have to...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Highway Driving
Do you spend hours each week on the highway for work? Maybe you just live in a very rural area and have to drive for 30 or 45 minutes to get...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're an Uber or Lyft Driver
Are you thinking of becoming a driver for Uber or Lyft? That could be an exciting career change – you’ll get to meet a lot of interesting people, and if you love to drive, what better way to...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have 3 or More Kids
If you have three or more kids, you could probably get by with a mid-size sedan if all you want to do is take them from Point A to...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Love Camping
Do you love camping, getting back to nature and enjoying life in the great outdoors? If you do, then you know that getting there can be half the fun, and it’s even...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Teacher
If you are a teacher, probably foremost on your mind is getting to school on time. You would also probably like a used car that is easy on gas and not terribly...
2010 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2010 Kia Rondo: Which One Should I Buy?
There are two different classes of vehicle represented here: the 2WD SUV in the Santa Fe and the mid-size station wagon or crossover SUV in the Kia Rondo. The difference between these two classes may seem slight, but...

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My 2015 hyundai elantra driver seat won't tilt forward but it will tilt backwards... I don't understand why???
Hi there. Typically when this issue occurs on a manual seat, it's due to the lever mechanism being stuck or an internal spring that activates the forward seat release function being damaged. If it's a power seat, the power seat...
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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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steering wheel locked up, couldnt accelerate, car wont start back up again
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle will lose power steering when the engine fails to power the drive belt. The brakes likely got harder to press and to control as well. You need to be concerned with finding...
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White smoke coming from engine after car is turned off
Hello, thank you for writing in. The symptoms you are having are classic of a failed head gasket. While it can be expensive and time consuming to check the condition of the new head gasket, it is very possible it...
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2003 Sonata starts then will stall. I have to wait ten minutes then it starts right up?
Check the belt and see if its loose or too tight. A drive belt that is loose or too tight can cause the alternator to not function properly and make the battery get low on voltage causing a no start...
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I have a 2010 Hyundai Elantra and the malfunction indicator light is staying on.what do I need to do?
Hello, The malfunction indicator light is also known as the check engine light, which basically means that something is wrong or needs to be serviced. Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with...
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I was driving to work in a lot of rain and my windshield wipers just stopped in the middle of my windshield. Any ideas what it ma
The windshield wiper system uses a small electric motor to move the wiper arms that you see on the windshield. That electric motor is controlled through a switch, relay, fuse, and wiring. One, or more, of those electrical components has...
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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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How to fix the ABS open circuit rear left on Hyundai Veracruz 2008?
If there is an open circuit on the left rear, then either the wheel speed sensor is broken and the wiring inside is damaged or the wiring is shorted to the frame to the wheel speed sensor. Check the sensor...
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2008 Hyundai Tuscon. I just had my stabilizer bars replaced and now my car is bouncing when going 30 mph or faster.
Hi there. When your vehicle bounces, that is an indication that the shock absorbers are not working and allowing the coil springs to have many coil osculations. The stabilizer bars are designed to help the vehicle from leaning too far...
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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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I have a 07 Tiburon and showing a code for the camshaft position sensor bank 1. Is there more then 1 camshaft sensor?
The engine in your vehicle is an overhead-cam V6. That means there are camshafts on both sides of the Vee, so to speak. One side of the Vee is considered bank 1, and the other side bank 2. The typical...
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I am replacing the starter on my 2011 Hyundai sonata and it won't go all the way into the opening
If the starter will not go all the way into the opening then you have an incorrect part. You need to double check the old and new part to be different. If you have a remanufactured part then you may...
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When I drive my power steering fluid leak and when I park in stop leaking
Hi There, The reason your power steering fluid leaks when driving and not when the car is parked is due to the intense pressure of the fluid in the power steering system. The power steering system operates on very high...
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I feel a vibration when I apply my brakes.
If the vibration you are feeling only comes when you apply the brakes, the problem may be in the braking system. Typically, a vibration felt in the steering wheel while braking is tied to the front brakes and this vibration...
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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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Can I replace my rotors before I get my brake pads fixed?
If the vehicle is in need of new brake pads and rotors, they should be replaced at the same time. The brake rotors have to be of a minimum thickness in order to handle and dissipate the heat created by...
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Batt will not hold full charge.
Have a battery test run on the battery to determine the state of health of the battery. If the battery tests fine on a full charge, you may have something in the car causing a parasitic drain. The battery may...
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Car will start sometimes and other times it will not and starts after I sit there and wait for a while.
Hi There, It sounds like you have some kind of electrical short that may be causing these accessories to function erratically as you describe. The other possibility may be that your voltage regulator may be faulty causing the amperage produced...

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