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    Hyundai i20 knocking/tapping like engine sound in 4th/5th gear

    Hi all, 2010 model with 166 000 on the clock, has been serviced at Hyundai it's whole life. Vehicle is in CPT central and serviced at Hyundai Paarden Eiland the last few times. Hyundai can't find the issue, and possibly because it only happens in 4th/5th gear when the engine is under high load...
  2. A

    Hyundai Creta Push Button Start

    Hi guys. Hoping someone can help me. I’m buying a new Creta and, in spite of all the extras it comes with, I was surprised that it doesn’t come with a push button start or keyless entry. Does anyone know if this can be retrofitted at Hyundai?
  3. S

    Drove with bonnet unlatched

    Hi everyone. So I took my car in for a service today and I drove away from the dealership, drove about 20Km to get home, left the car parked for about an hour and then went I went back I discovered that the bonnet was unlatched and there was something dripping from the front. After I closed the...
  4. S

    Should front wheels turn when in park

    So I took ny car in for a safety check, they put it up on they lifter and tested everything. I left the car in park with the hand break up. So I noticed when they turned the front wheels, it still turned and the back wheels were locked in place. After they were done and I was ready to leave, had...
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    2019 Hyundai Elantra Apple CarPlay Help??

    I recently bought a brand new Hyundai Elantra. It doesn't come standard with Apple CarPlay but I've seen on many sites that US owners have the option of downloading it to their head unit by entering their VIN number on the MyHyundai Website. I've tried this with my VIN and a fake US address but...
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    Affordable Cars

    I stumbled upon a brand called Neuwai which is a South Korean brand that makes affordable electric vehicles. They are planning on entering the South African market next year This car below features a modular design so you can just take the back off and put the part you need, so if you want a...
  7. K

    First car decision

    So I need to buy my first car and I’ve calculated what I can afford and what I’d like at I am trying to decide between my two favourite options (open to other suggestions) Needs to be an automatic and relatively comfy because of my arthritis. Should I get a brand new Hyundai grand i10 or a 1...
  8. M

    Hyundai - Navigation Maps

    Hi, I recently purchased a new Elantra and was disappointed to note that no maps were included with the onboard navigation system. I have tried contacting the dealership but can't seem to get an answer from them - they asked me to call back on Monday. Is there a DIY method or any free software...
  9. S

    Hyundai I20 N Touch screen display

    Hi All, I have bought a Hyundai I20 N with the touch screen display. Is there some trick to getting the USB port to work. I have tried multiple flash drives and formatted to FAT32. Whenever i plug it in, the USB symbol never becomes active on the screen. Anyone had this issue? Thank you
  10. Ivan Leon

    Hyundai, Kia recalls over 500K vehicles as fire risk spreads

    Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than a half million vehicles in the U.S. due to new problems that can cause engine fires. Documents posted Thursday by the government show the Korean automakers are adding three recalls after reports of fires across the nation. The largest recall covers...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Hyundai and Kia's new cars will have roof-mounted solar panels

    Hyundai and Kia's new cars will have roof-mounted solar panels Hyundai and Kia have announced that they will implement solar charging technology on selected vehicles, incorporating photovoltaic panels into the roof or bonnet of the cars. These solar panels will support internal combustion...
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    i30 vs G6

    Hey guys:, Need advice deciding between a 2013 Hyundai i30 1.6 Premium and 2012 VW Golf 6 1.4tsi Comfortline/Highline. Price and mileage (+-120k with FSH) is similar for all 3 vehicles. G6 has a more premium feeling interior and drive. i30 looks better on the outside and should be cheaper...
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    2012 Hyundai Sonata GLS A/T Service advise

    Greetings all, I want to ask for some advise from the community. End of the month we are going to service my car, change oil filter, air filter, plugs, oil change and atf change. Just a question on the oil change. The previous owner ran conventional oil in the car, and i plan to switch to...
  14. B

    VW Polo vs Hyundai i30. Which should I get?

    Hi all! I hope everyone's having a good Friday :) I made a post a while ago about more budget cars, but I've decided that I'd like to spend a bit more, and am trying to decide between two vehicles: VW Polo MK5 (6R) 1.6 Comfortline Auto Hyundai i30 1.6 GLS/Premium Auto They're both good...
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    2012 Hyundai Elantra Advice Needed

    Hi Everyone, I currently drive a 2007 MB CLK500. I am looking to move to a cheaper vehicle as the Petrol price and work driving (Big 4 Consultant) is really taking a toll on my budget. I am considering a 2012 Hyundai Elantra 1.8 GLS Auto. I know that it won 2012 compact saloon of the...
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    Polo Vivo vs Hyundai i20. Which should I get?

    Hi all! I am going to be purchasing a second hand car soon, and I have been comparing the Polo Vivo and the Hyundai i20. Just wanted to hear your opinions as to which I should get and why. Please bear in mind that I will be getting an auto car, so this is a comparison between: 63 kW 1.4 VW...
  17. Kevin Lancaster

    Hyundai launches electric bus with range of 290km

    Hyundai launches electric bus with range of 290km Hyundai has unveiled its first mass-produced electric bus, the Elec City.
  18. RedViking

    Advice on Buying Hyundai i20 1.6 2011 model

    Hi, I'm looking at buying a secondhand vehicle and might consider a Hyundai i20 1.6 2011 model, 100 000 km for 65K. I will only see the vehicle later this week, private buy, but would like to go prepared. (Kwazulu Natal). 1. Anyone with some advice on this vehicle and things I need to look out...
  19. Ivan Leon

    Hyundai, Kia recall over 1M vehicles for engine gremlins
  20. Ivan Leon

    Hyundai Elantra : Official Review (Indian market variants)