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really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
57,568 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace engine (1 reports)
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2011 Hyundai Sonata engine problems

engine problem

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2011 Hyundai Sonata Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 062012

Sonata GLS 2.4L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 57,568 miles

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

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Starter went out, it was covered under warranty. I was told there was a recall so it was replaced. 3 days later engine caught fire. I had it towed to LITHIA Hyundai in Fresno. He called 30 minutes later saying engine blew and I may have blew a rod. I said how did that happen on this new car when you told me when you fixed my car 3 days earlier that everything was okay including my oil. He said I would have to prove to him I had oil change. I said I have maintained my NEW car. He said is he just suppose to believe me and I then said how do I know something didn't go wrong when starter was replaced. He said we are not going to go back and forth. I am still under warranty. They refuse to do diagnostic. My insurance will not cover mechanical. My car that I'm still paying for is still sitting in service dept @ Lithia Hyundai.

- , Fresno, CA, USA

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