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#1 Old 08-30-2007, 07:20 PM
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I have a Hyundai Accent 2000 and these are the problems I have faced. Please add to my list if you know of more.

1. MAF sensor goes bad quick (Gives you the check engine light)

2. Brake light switch under your brake pedal gets stuck causing ure brake lights to stay on and run your battery down.

3. **Door handles break $45 on EBAY

4. Rear struts are gone (Guess that is normal time)

5. Right Rear Wheel Cylinder Leaking (replaced Advance Auto $13)
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#2 Old 09-13-2007, 05:38 PM
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he he he, funny to read this. Hyundai serviced my car for its 75000km service and replaced my back drum cylinders cos they were all leaking. and i have had the MAP and the TPS replaced several times. Hyundais are good for the first 4 years but after that waaranty ends its all downhill form there on
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I wish I had warranty on mine. I bought it before the 10 year warranty thing came out.
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When did you buy your Accent? Did you buy it new or used? I bought mine in February of 2000 new and I had the 10yr/100,000 mile warranty.

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177 754 kms on the car... dont rally it, although my sis and dad (fam car) have a pretty heavy foot.
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[QUOTE=Trinimd;578820]I have a Hyundai Accent 2000 and these are the problems I have faced. Please add to my list if you know of more.


3. **Door handles break $45 on EBAY

Now they can be found for under $8 on ebay. every one on my car have broken
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I have a Hyundai Accent 2000 and these are the problems I have faced. Please add to my list if you know of more.

1. MAF sensor goes bad quick (Gives you the check engine light)

2. Brake light switch under your brake pedal gets stuck causing ure brake lights to stay on and run your battery down.

3. **Door handles break $45 on EBAY

4. Rear struts are gone (Guess that is normal time)

5. Right Rear Wheel Cylinder Leaking (replaced Advance Auto $13)

By 150k expect all the suspension to sag pretty hard.

Door Handles do break but can be purchased for 9 dollars or less

Maf's crap out quickly.
TPS's crap out.

Cat's get clogged from california gas

Control arm bolts back themselves out (loctite is your friend)


That's been it for me so far.


Oh almost forgot: VALVE COVER GASKET

and normal replacement stuff like Oil, timing belt, accessory belts, etc.

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