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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
Saving money on gas is an important factor to consider when buying a car. The Honda Civic, Toyota Prius, and Ford Fusion all have great fuel economy.
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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Just changed spark plugs on a 2006 Hyundai azera and now the car won't start didn't do anything else plugged it all in made sure c
Hi there. It depends on what is actually happening when you attempt to start your car that should lead you to the source of your problems. If the engine will not turn over or crank when you turn the key,...
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2006 azera eating up rear tires. Also bangs and moves around a lot. Has new rear shocks art front struts.
If you are not getting the rated mileage out of new tires that you have purchased that typically means the alignment of the vehicle is off. Inasmuch as the 2006 Azera was recalled in certain states for repairs to the...
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2015 Toyota Camry LE w/ 21k miles & accident on rear bumper but no structural damage or 2016 Hyundai Sonata Se, 36k miles??
For the long haul, I would lean toward the Japanese, every time. The Japanese car companies have made it their goal to build cars that would make you want to buy another one when the first is worn out. Hyundai...
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Car doesn't start, Can a bad gas cap cause this ?
Hi There, A faulty gas cap can certainly case the check engine light to come on, but will usually not cause performance issues. The shaking and lack of sound from the fuel pump may suggest that the fuel pump itself...
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08 Hyundai, 92000 miles, replaced catalytic converter now check engine light is on and van does not accelerate for about 30 mins w
The check engine light is typically not an indication that a tune up is needed. The fault code or codes stored, will indicate what system is causing the fault. There can be a faulty sensor, control module, or mechanical fault....
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purchase a used certified car?
Both engines that were used in the 2016 Tuscon were equipped with maintenance-free silent timing chain systems. Consequently, there is no recommended replacement (mileage) interval and, indeed, the timing chain could outlast the car unless the engine is abused. As...
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Will the front shocks and struts for a 1999 hyundai elantra fit on a 1999 hyundai accent?
Neither the strut assembly, nor the individual assembly components, for those two models in that year do NOT interchange in any parts catalogs and thus these parts cannot be interchanged on the two Hyundai models. YourMechanic can obtain the correct...
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Recharge my battery installed it and car starts now but it turns off when I press the gas pedal or turn on head lamps.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have an electrical short relating to the headlight switch causing it to shut down power to the vehicle when turning them on. This may be unrelated to the symptom of pressing the gas...
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My car doesn't start every time. But when it won't start I will disconnect the battery cables for +/- 4 hoours and reconnect them
If your vehicle is not starting and you believe it to be an electrical issue, I would recommend having the starting system checked by a qualified professional to determine if the alternator, battery, or starter has failed. This will involve...
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I got a new alternator, radiator and battery after the installation my ground wires had a short from my battery. 0 power to right
No lights means the circuit is dead and that could be due to a fuse, fusible link, relay or other in circuit component that somehow got damaged by the short circuit. It sounds like several circuits are affected. The thing...
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I have a 2010 Hyundai Elantra. How often do you recommend the changing of the timimg belt?
The tensioner and the timing belt should be replaced every 60,000 miles. This is an "interference" engine application which means that if the timing belt were to break when the engine is operating, the valves could interfere with the pistons...
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hi ihave been recomended to replace all the belts
Hi there. Belts and hoses are made out of materials that are designed to hold up to the extreme conditions underneath your vehicle. However, eventually, they all wear out. Replacing all belts, hoses and the pulley's that drive belts is...
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2014 hyundai elantra se Electric power steering light turned on. How much will it cost to get it fixed?
Hi...I will try to address your concerns and, as well, obviously you can request an electric power steering diagnostic which will get you a really quick and precise answer as to cost because the mechanic will be able to diagnose...
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2011 Hyundai Santafe V-6. When I start car only sometimes there there is a clanging sound like fan blades hitting something. Thi
Hi there. If you're having an overheating problem, I would highly recommend having a professional mechanic complete a car is overheating inspection as soon as possible to find the source of this issue. The clicking sound that is inconsistent may...
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Engine start and open its oil cap its get dancing on that means air pressure come is it OK or some problem
Hi there. Anytime you start the motor, the oil cap needs to be kept on tight. The cap is responsible not only for keeping oil from spilling and escaping, but most importantly, maintaining a consistent vacuum pressure inside the motor....
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I just spent almost $400 to have the intake gaskets repaired on my 2001 Hyundai Accent 1.6 L. I had to hit my brakes today quickly
If the steering wheel was pulling to the left as you were stopping suddenly, that could be due to brake pull and/or it could be due to a suspension, alignment or tire fault. On the other hand, if you are...
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Evap system
Hi Barbara, It sounds like you may have a problem with what is known as an evaporative emissions control system. Your car has a small purge valve with a purge solenoid in the Evaporative Emissions system that controls the venting...
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Heavy shaking that stops at high speeds
Considering the mileage on your car, there could be some worn out pieces in the front and rear suspension. The links that attach the wheels to the body of the car have rubber pivot points that eventually lose their elasticity...
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I have a hyundai accent gs 2000 and its problem is that my car turns on ;however, when i change it from park to reverse or to driv
Hi there. Any unusual shaking or vibrating forces coming from the engine is cause for concern. It could be something as simple as old spark plugs producing an uneven power delivery, it could be something serious like worn or broken...
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Can I replace my 225/45R18 tires with 215/55R17 tires? The 215's are what ALL tire sites say are original factory size
I owned a 2008 Sonata and currently own a 2015 Sonata Sport 2.0T Limited. With your generation as well as my 2015, the Sonata with the 2.0T engine has larger brakes so the 18 inch wheels make more room for...

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