Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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CarComplaints.com Notes: Be aware that there's a significant trend of owners complaining that the Elantra's fuel economy is significantly less than the EPA estimates.

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About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2012 Hyundai Elantra brakes problems

brakes problem

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2012 Hyundai Elantra Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 022014

Elantra

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A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Cpsc: I1440033A. 2012 Hyundai Elantra. Consumer stated that there is something wrong with the car brake system. The mechanic resurface the rotors, but stated the calipers were not functioning properly and it would happen again. A few months later, the grinding noise returned.

- Washington, DC, USA

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