What to look for Rust isn't normally a problem, but look at all the lower body areas and around the front and rear windscreens to be safe. It has a 45-litre tank that should equate to up to 660km travelling. Independent rear suspension and black bezeling for headlamps. So basically a low mileage used car would be a better choice than this car. In September 2013, Hyundai informed the agency that it was adding more vehicles to this campaign, representing an additional 652,512 units. Shop around but, as always, make sure you are doing a full apples-with-apples comparison before making your final choice. This may lead to unintentional movement of the car which may increase the risk of a crash.
At the same time the body range was reduced to just as the was withdrawn. For starters, there's a much better view out. I ended up going with the accent again. The engine produces 110 horsepower at 6000 rpm and 106 pound-feet of torque at 4500 rpm. If you own one and your front end is rattling you might want to get it checked. If this is something that happens with most of these cars, I think buyers should be aware of this.
Accent sedan made a belated return in 2006 with the introduction of the new model, but these are still scarce on the used-car scene. However, this Accent was significantly different from previous versions of the car with improved quality, more appealing styling and a new engine. Notice that fancy French accent? Recall Date 2013-04-01 Description Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Accent, model year 2007-2011 Azera, Sonata and Sante Fe,2006-2011 Tucson, 2009-2011 Elantra Touring, 2007-2010 Elantra, 2008-2011 Veracruz, 2009-2011 Genesis, 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, 2007-2008 Entourage, and 2006-2008 Tiburon vehicles. The Hyundai Accent Atlantic was launched in 2006 as a special edition of the Accent range. Hyundai says the new car has a stronger and stiffer cabin cell structure along with stronger doors including strengthened side-impact beams to reduce impact injury. Getting into the back seats was made easier by locating the rear wheels farther back, so the wheelwell does not intrude into the door opening as much.
Driving Impressions Nobody buying a Hyundai Accent will expect sizzling performance, yet the 1. A virtually all-new Hyundai Accent arrived in Australia midway through 2006, but not many of these have made their way onto the used market as yet 2000 Hyundai Accent. As part of Hyundai's plan, the Accent is purposely less sporty looking than its almost identical Kia Rio sibling. The manual sedan tested has a combined claimed economy rate of 6. Published reviews will be distributed to , , , and other web sites. In the affected vehicles, the stop lamp switch may malfunction. I have the hatchback version of this car and have found that while driving a have a huge blind spot and while driving.
Always inexpensive and decently engineered, the Accent has given plenty of shoppers a reason to turn up their nose at used vehicles and turn over their paychecks to Hyundai. Now I see why they offer such a great warranty. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. Customers had the choice of an optional four-speed automatic transmission and metallic paint as the only extras. Two dealers later and the problems still exist. The new Accent is considerably better and slightly larger than the old 2005 models. In year 2006 when other manufacturers have advanced in technology, Hyuandai were still using Cassett player in this model, it's so sad and I will not buy another car from this manufacturer.
Just Shut The Fuck Up, Mr. Wind and road noise levels are reduced from the previous model but are still quite noticeable. The main thing and the only thing I do not like with the 06 is the rear suspension, which I can live with. Dare we say it but there's even a little bit of a hint of Volvo in its nose and maybe a dash of Honda in its rear three-quarter view. I had 93000 on the 01 and it is great on gas.
We did not get a chance to try an Accent with a manual transmission but would expect it to be more fun to drive. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. I love it and I reccommend it to anybody who wants to save money on buying a car and save money on gas. With its rich interior, standout build quality, and impressive list of standard equipment, the Accent appears poised to dominate the entry-level segment once owned by Japanese automakers. While the sedan boasts a host of new features, being bigger and offering more interior space — including a good-sized boot — than the previous model, it is not going to win prizes for its looks. It includes an impressive array of standard safety features and is certainly worthy of being considered alongside more expensive models from other manufacturers.
These probably indicate the universal joints are worn. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 110. Brake switch malfunctioned within a year. It is definitely suited to more conservative buyers who are looking for a steady and comfortable car to get them about town with a minimum of fuss, reasonable economy and a maximum of reliability. Summary The Hyundai Accent is a competent subcompact car that's big inside and sprightly underway. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336. The ride is on the soft side, softer than the Kia Rio, which gets the sportier settings.