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The Hyundai Accent, or Hyundai Verna in South Korea, is a subcompact car produced by Hyundai.

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Engine Cranks But Won't Start, Tachometer Stuck at Zero

My 2010 Hyundai Accent has been having starting issues recently. Occasionally it will crank but not start. Usually I can get it to start by cranking it a few times. One time it never started, and ...
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Connected bad jumper cables to a 2012 Hyundai Accent I was buying and they got really hot and the 20 amp fuse for the radio keeps blowing

I bought a 2012 Hyundai Accent and when I went to pick it up the previous owner said "We will have to jump start it, because it has been sitting for a month". She insisted on using her ...
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Is it okay to mix tires of the same brand and size, but not same model?

The the tread on my front tires is visibly worn (not much tread in some areas) on my vehicle, and they need to be replaced. The back tires are fine, and had been replaced much more recently due to a ...
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RPMs at 0 while driving. Can't re-start car without 45 min cooldown but then runs normal for 30 min

During my last road trip I encountered the weirdest issue with my 2011 Hyundai Accent. On the highway the RPMs went down to 0 but I was able to drive completely normal. After I turned the car off, I ...
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Intermittent starting problems

Perhaps somebody could please identify this issue. The car is a 2000 Hyundai accent The symptoms are: Car wouldn't start a few days ago, Jump leads do nothing Push started the car in 1st down hill ...
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Do modern plastic idler pulleys have a small amount of play in them from new?

I just replaced my sepentine belt on my Hyundai accent, and I noticed there was a small amount of back and fourth play in the idler pulley in the direction of the pulley , orthagonal to rotation axis. ...
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Is a very harsh downshift indiciative of transmission failure?

I have a 2015 Hyundai Accent with a 6-speed auto transmission. The transmission shift smooth almost all the time. But at certain speeds , if I completely completely depress the throttle from like 0%-...
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My 2016 Hyundai accent

I have a 2016 Hyundai accent and I do the oil change about last week if the and took out the oil and put it in different oil but for some reason as I hit the acceleration on the car it starts to sound ...
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Is it safe to drive using one different size tire?

I have a Hyundai accent and its normal tire size is 175/70 14″ . One tire has been punctured and I didn't noticed it so I drove it flat for about 16km and I just discovered it when I got home. I have ...
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My car stereo stopped playing any audio, but it seems to be functioning as normal otherwise

The OEM car stereo unit on my 2015 Hyundai accent stopped playing audio. I have gone through every single setting (like mute) and tried every single source (am, fm, USB, bluetooth) and nothing plays ...
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is stepping on the gas while gear is on P(ark) spoil the car?

my car is a hyundai accent 2020 automatic transmission. my father often step on the gas pedal even if the gear stick is on P. I think he got use to do that in a manual transmission car or he just like ...
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What's this part called? (a manual transmission shifting mechanism connecting to the shifter under the hood. 2000 hyundai accent)

Close up of it. Zoomed out, to show it's relative location. Awhile back, I was trying to see what I could do to improve the feel of the shifter, and decided to proactively replace the gear oil and ...
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I am in dilemma, need to change tyres/rims [closed]

I previously upsized my tyres which are now wider since I wanted it to be more stable on the road without performing major modifications, but that decreased the diameter by 0.4%. I thought that wouldn'...
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Missing fuse cause of no A/C?

2011 Hyundai Accent I don't know much about cars, so I'd like someone to tell me if this missing fuse could be causing the AC to not activate. It's already been to a mechanic, so I assume they checked,...
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One or two lugnuts will move slightly when retorquing after replacing rotors

Have a 15 Hyundai Accent, I changed all the brakes and rotors on (as well as struts and shocks). Mfg states 80 ft lbs for wheel torque. Original rims, and wheel hub are on the car. After driving the ...
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2011 Hyundai Accent AC compressor doesn't kick in

I own a 2011 Hyundai which is known as Accent model in the US. The problem is my AC doesn't work, namely the AC compressor clutch doesn't engage when turned on. What happens is when the AC button is ...
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What does, "Tighten with specifed torque at curb position of vehicle" mean?

Hyundai service manual for strut assembly reverse installation states: "Tighten with specifed torque at curb position of vehicle" What is curb position? Is this the same as curb weight? I was ...
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My hyundai Accent 2012 is having issues when accelerating

My hyundai Accent 2012 is having issues when accelerating. It works great on low speed, but past 30kmh, if I accelerate more than regular cruising, the RPM will drop heavily and I can feel an heavy ...
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2008 Hyundai Accent: DIY Ignition Lock Cylinder Replacement without key programming?

Background: neither key would turn in the ignition after an hour of trying various things. Same/similar issue as in this thread, I think: https://www.reddit.com/r/Cartalk/comments/2pwlul/...
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Car cranks but has trouble starting, runs fine afterwards

The car is a Hyundai Accent 2010 with around 100k km, which I use 2-3 times a week for short trips, and once every 3 months for longer (2+ hour) trips. For the last two weeks, I had trouble starting ...
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Euro Long-Life Synthetic in a Hyundai?

tl;dr: Does it make any worthwhile difference to put European oil in a Korean car (Hyundai), or would any other synthetic work just as well? My Vehicle Info 2008 Hyundai Accent, GLS 4-Door, SEDAN 4-...
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How to program a new keyfob for 2011 Hyundai Accent

I bought 2011 Hyundai Accent Manual stick-shift, few days ago. The dealer only had 1 key. I saw on Amazon Keyless fob for this model of the car. Can I program it, or do I need a help of professional ...
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Rpm gets drop in cng while changing the gear

I have a Hyundai Accent 2014 with CNG fitment. For 3 months I have not been able to resolve my problem as my RPM drops when I change the gear. I don't know what is happening with it. I showed to CNG ...
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Would it be harder to install a new AC system if the old one is ripped out already for a long time?

I have a Hyundai Excel 96 sedan, the AC is not working any more. I will eventually have a new AC system installed, but not now because it does cost some bucks. I'm planning to have it removed since ...
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Hyundai Accent 2013 Battery/Alternator Issues

I have a 2013 Hyundai Accent Hatchback. I have had a recurring issue with either my battery or alternator. Here is the history of the problem: About a year and a half ago, the battery died while ...
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Hyundai accent 2012 check engine light

my accent 2012 check engine light flashing until car warmed up in the morning, then it's turned off after 2 minutes, I have changed the spark plugs and ignition coils, but still have the issue, also ...
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hyundai accent 2005 engin sound wired only when AC is on

I just change my oil, filter, and changed air intake system with one of K&N air filter. After all of that, my car starts making weird noises ONLY when AC is turned on. I mean, when AC is on, I ...
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EPS light illuminates on 2012 Accent

The EPS light came on last Saturday and the power steering stopped working, after leaving it for a short time re started the car and light was off and steering working normally. About half hour later ...
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Rear wheels suddenly locked up on '07 Hyundai Accent

The rear wheels on our '07 Hyundai Accent hatchback have locked up. This morning we got in the car, and when my girlfriend took off the parking break there was a strange thunk. As we began to drive ...
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2001 Hyundai Accent no brake lights/hazards but blinkers work

I have a 2001 Hyundai Accent. The brake lights (L/R/3rd) and hazards DO NOT work but the left hand and right hand turn signal flashers DO work. The headlights and tail lights all DO work also. We've ...
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Brakes smoke and car slows down when driving

When I drive my 2003 Hyundai Accent (manual transmission), the car begins to slow down, won't accelerate and the brakes begins to smoke. I took the car to the shop and they said it was my brake hoses ...
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Car shuts off while driving

This is a 2005 Hyundai Accent 1.6. I was driving and the car just shut off. Engine will turn over but will not start. Checked for spark and fuel and it has both.
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Very little engine oil

We just lost our engine on a 2012 Hyundai Accent. We never had the engine light come on or any smoke to indicate a low engine oil or leak. But the engine eventually came on and started knocking. We ...
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The heater fan not coming on in my hyundai accent. Car has no A/C option

No air coming out when I turn the heater on. Turn the fan switch on but no air coming out.
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Rumbling noise that drives me crazy!

2006 Hyundai Accent 48,000 Miles. Makes this weird rumbling noise as I am coming to a stop (when braking) and stops as soon as the car is at a complete stop. It started off being a very rare ...
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When to repalce the Oil Filter on my Hyundai Accent 2006

I have a Hyundai Accent 2006 Diesel, it is time to change the oil on it, in the last oil change, i have changed: Oil Filter, the Oil(SWAG 10W40 ), Air filter, Diesel Wfilter, it has been 9000Kilimetre ...
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heavy soot buildup in a new car on tailpipe

I have a new Hyundai Accent, just broke 5000 miles. It is now spitting black watery soot out the tail pipe. inside of the tail pipe is """"CAKED!" with black soot. {I have a plymouth neon with 250,000 ...
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My stereo turns off when I step on my brakes

I have a 1996 hyundai accent and after driving to a few places with no problem. But while coming up to a traffic light I stepped on my brake to slow down and my stereo went off, I released the brake ...
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My 2008 Hyunai Accent is misfiring on two cylinders, bad gas?

Update: So I went full steam ahead today. Got the new valve cover gasket ($20.99 at AutoZone), unscrewed all the 10mm bolts, pried the cover off, hey! No obvious breaks in the seal! Well, that's good ...
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2001 Hyundai Accent handbrake sensor

Just wondering if anyone has a video of how to fix the handbrake sensor in a 2001 Hyundai Accent? I can't work out how to get the case off.
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How to fix P0300 and P0304 error codes for Hyundai Accent 2009?

Make: Hyundai Model: Accent Engine: 1.6L Year: 2009 Error codes: P0300,P0304 Knowledge level: I know little about cars Help needed: Please help me find out what is going on and how to fix it.
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How to fix P0300 and P0302 error codes for Hyundai Accent 2008?

Make: Hyundai Model: Accent Engine: 1.6L Year: 2008 Error codes: P0300,P0302 Knowledge level: I know little about cars Help needed: Please help me find out what is going on and how to fix it.
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Loud Clicking/Groaning sound when braking at low speed

So recently my brake( rear driver side) has been making a really loud Clicking/Groaning sound, sorry that is the best I can explain the sound. It happens after driving for a while and the sound ...
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RPM rising to 3000 in neutral and Parking gear this happen after travelling 10 to 20 kms

I have Hundai Accent 2011 model with Automatic transmission,after traveling 10-20 kms when I change gear to neutral or park, the RPM rises to 3000 and doesn't come down. I took the car to the Hyundai ...
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Hyundai Accent starting issue

My car started fine a couple of days ago and today when I went to start it, it won't even turn over. The lights work, the battery is only a year old. Not sure where to check next. Any suggestions???
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2010 Hyundai Accent starts but won't stay running

Car would stop running while driving it and wouldn't start after that; changed the alternator and now it will start but it doesn't stay running. It stalls every time I try to put it in gear to drive ...
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Naturally Aspirated to Turbocharged

I have a NA 1.3 petrol engine and wanna load a turbo. I am looking at second hand parts at online stores and wondering if it is a problem to use a turbo from diesel engine. Does this make any ...
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engine light is blinking now

My car had no oil in it. I went and got the oil changed, and it was running better .I filled the gas tank up and then all of a sudden the engine light started blinking and it did not have power ,like ...
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Is it dangerous not having air conditioning cabin filter?

I've got a Hyundai Accent 2005. Recently, I removed the ac filter because it was too dirty and the air didn't feell well but I couldn't buy it because of work. I have 6 days without the ac filter ...
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While driving, my handbrake gets automatically engaged (maybe)

I own a Hyundai Accent. I drove it for around 800kms yesterday. All was fine until I was close to my house. I heard a noise coming from the rear wheel as if the wheel was stuck. After a while, ...
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