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5.7

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
15,285 miles

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2009 Hyundai Sonata wheels / hubs problems

wheels / hubs problem

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2009 Hyundai Sonata Owner Comments

problem #5

Dec 042009

Sonata 4-cyl

  • 30,000 miles

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

Tires are cupping terribly. I have replaced so many tires due to this issues. Had alignment done and problem still exist.

- Valdosta, GA, USA

problem #4

Mar 082014

Sonata

  • miles
The contact owns a 2009 Hyundai Sonata equipped with nexen CP672 tires, size: P215/55R17. The contact stated that the front and rear driver's side tires exhibited a bubble. The tires were not replaced. The failure mileage was unknown.

- Champaign, IL, USA

problem #3

Sep 102009

Sonata

  • 24,450 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Hyundai Sonata equipped with Michelin energy micro tires, sizes P215-60R16-94. The contact stated that while having regular maintenance performed on the vehicle, the technician advised the contact that the tires were cracked and needed to be replace. The tires were not replaced. The dot and VIN number were not available. The approximate failure mileage was 24,450 and the current mileage was 24,450.

- Hawthorne , CA, USA

problem #2

Jul 012011

Sonata 6-cyl

  • miles
2009 Hyundai Sonata and oem hankook tires - optimo H426 one of the oem hankook tires has a buldge on the side wall. Have reached out to the vehicle manufacturer Hyundai, oem tire manufacturer hankook and its authorized representative sears to get it addressed as part of the oem warranty, but unfortunately have been denied. The tread on the tire (per sears technicians is less than 2/32) even though the car is 3 years old with only 24500 miles despite the mileage warranty on the hankook website to be listed as 60000 miles on these brand of tires. Not sure if any other consumers have faced similar issues around buldging of side walls, wear and tear of tread, etc for similar hankook tires.

- Princeton, NJ, USA

problem #1

Aug 162011

Sonata 6-cyl

  • 21,975 miles
While putting air in my tires the valve stem snapped off. While looking closer at the tire I noticed that their were cracks in the side walls of both front tires. Cracks that were up to 4 inches long and ran as deep as the re-enforcing layer. The tires are kumho solus size 215/55R17. My car is a Hyundai Sonata, 2009, with 21,995 miles on it. I bought it new. Now the tire dealer can't get kumho to call them back. I take care of my car and tires and this should not be happening at 21 thousand miles.

- Somersworth, NH, USA

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