Showing articles & questions for topic
Hyundai

Related articles

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...

Related questions

Question
How msny filt ER s are in 2016 hrydrai sonata
Hi Betty. Thanks for writing into YourMechanic.com today. For your Hyundai Sonata, there are multiple filters, each designed to remove debris and materials from liquids or air as it circulates through the engine and drive systems. Some of the filters...
Question
Check engine light for Hyundai Genesis is out. Dealer will replace the whole instrument panel. Is there anyway to fix the circuit?
Hello. Thanks for writing in today. On modern cars, the light panels are infused into the dash, so unfortunately when lights go out the dash panel needs to be replaced. The first thing to check however would be a fuse...
Question
The ESC off light came on while I was driving. What does it mean?
Hi there. The electric stability control (ESC) off indicator is located on the instrument panel. This light is illuminated when the ESC has manually been turned off. If the light popped up while driving and the button was not selected,...
Question
How is the ESC manually turned off? Could I have done this by accident?
If the ESC light is on and you press the ESC button again and the light goes out then the button may have been inadvertently pressed and system turned off. If this happens then just press the button again to...
Question
Seems like I'm losing mpgs or burning more gas after oil change
Depending on the engine oil viscosity that was used when changing your oil, you may have a thicker oil than what is recommended causing the drop in fuel mileage. All things being equal, fuel efficiency is determined by the relative...
Question
How much oil do I put into my 2006 Tiburon v6 ac compresser
Hi Slayer. If you're replacing the AC compressor on your Hyundai, I would strongly recommend buying or downloading a service and repair manual for the vehicle, as it will give you not only the right amount of oil, but the...
Question
My trunk wont close on my 2004 hyundai accent
Hi My. Trunks are one of the simpler components of a vehicle, but just like any other mechanical part, they can malfunction. Some of the common causes would include a trunk latch that is stuck and will not engage, the...
Question
How do I fix this? 2002 Hyundai xg350 Transmission Control Relay Always On: I replaced the TCM, no fuses are blown. Still broken.
The only way to fix this issue is to go through the test protocol (diagnostic decision tree) in the Hyundai factory service manual. In particular, for this code (P1723) the circuit to and from the module has to be tested...
Question
my car is an hyundia and it was running the other day I woke up to go to work and it wouldn't crank, the fuel pump works and I do
If the starter motor is not even cranking the engine, among the first possibilities is a weak battery, excessive voltage drop in the starter circuit due to poor electrical connections, or a dead starter/solenoid. Prior to performing diagnostics the battery...
Question
steering wheel shaking
This can be related to a number of different things. The best recommendation I have would be to get a brakes, steering, and suspension inspection performed as this will cover everything that could potentially cause this issue. I would recommend...
Question
VVT solenoid
With a used motor you do not know if the engine was from a recalled vehicle that may have been under the recall for engine replacement. I would only suggest to have the valve replaced and the screen under it...
Question
Brand new fuel pump starter altn. And battery what would cause it not to kick over car is a 2006 hyundai sonata almost 200k miles
Hello, thank you for writing in. The car my be having an issue with the injectors themselves, with the main computer, or with a clogged line. There are several tests you can do at this point to help rule some...
Question
My 2015 Sonata Sport Limited does not have a reset button for the trip odometer. How do I reset?
You should have a mode button on steering wheel that if you select mode and use arrow button to select trip and then press ok and hold it down for more than a couple seconds it will reset the trip...
Question
Ran out of gas changed fuel pump and used another relay battery is a little low now but it wouldn't start any suggestions
Hi there. When a vehicle runs out of gas, it's quite possible that not only was the fuel pump damaged, but there are air bubbles trapped in the fuel lines. This would create problems with fuel flow if the fuel...
Question
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...
Question
Buzzing/Vibrating sound when car starts. Check engine light went on
You may be hearing the ABS motor going bad or the cooling fan motor is vibrating. You should have the check engine light checked for stored codes and it may point to the component that is making the noise so...
Question
my car died while driving
It is possible that your fuel system may be having an issue. If the fuel pump has failed, this can cause the vehicle not to start. I would recommend having the fuel pressure tested to determine if it is within...
Question
hyundai sanat,2002 wont start had accdent changed all the parts but i broke one of the coil packs off the engine bar for the coils
Hi Lakisha. The difficult part of diagnosing a problem like you've described is the possibility of having electrical damage, such as exposed wires that make up the ignition system. When an accident occurs, this tends to be the root issue...
Question
Hello, I got a code indicating bad oxygen sensor (bank 2, sensor 1). Where is that located on a 09 Hyundai Genesis sedan 4.6 v8?
For your model, bank 2 of the engine consists of the 4 cylinders in a row on the driver's side of the vehicle. Sensor 1 is the sensor mounted on the manifold ahead of the catalytic converter. Generally, oxygen sensors...
Question
I put 2 quarts of engine oil too much in my car possibly, then a hour later engine came on indicating 02 sensor (bank 2, sensor 1)
Hi Colette. It is very difficult to say for certain if the added oil is what triggered the error code you have described. The O2 sensor is attached to the exhaust system, so added oil should not impact the exhaust...

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