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6.7

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
10,025 miles

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2009 Hyundai Sonata suspension problems

suspension problem

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2009 Hyundai Sonata Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 012010

Sonata 6-cyl

  • 20,000 miles

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

Hyundai Sonata 2009 limited front loud thud noise when going over small bumps and when turning right. The thud noise is only from the passenger side front strut. There is a big difference when you hit a bump on the drivers side and the passenger side. Is a pretty obvious noise. Dealer replaced right strut and insulator and the noise continues. Dealer say they cannot just change out parts unless they find a problem. Car acts like the front suspension is coming apart when turning to the right and going over small bumps. Problems is a safety issue because something seems to be falling apart on the front end when turning and while going over small bumps.

- Fairport, NY, USA

problem #1

Jan 192008

Sonata

  • 50 miles
2009 Hyundai Sonata sounds like it needs new shocks/struts right off the lot car has less than 300 miles on it went to dealer the service tech said many had complained about the same thing but no fix he told me to complain to Hyundai called and they said sorry that's the way they are that its operating as designed this will be my last Hyundai.

- University Hts, OH, USA

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