I refused to pay for the repair because Hyundai has been taking advantage of me and my wallet. I was shocked and couldn't believe how much they told me it would be to replace the part. . The failure could also cause the air bag fuse to open and prevent air bag deployment. Hyundai's all-new '03 Tiburon is a worthy replacement for the previous cramped and buzzy version. The replacement cost is 605. Road salt used during thewinter months in these jurisdictions may result in internal corrosion and thinning of the steel in the front lower control arms.
I had several colse calls with cars that thought I was turning and pulled out in front of me. Consequence: Fuel spillage in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. Now I'm scared to drive this car. Millions of cars get recalled every year. Correction: Dealers will install a new driver seat belt buckle, if necessary, and will place a protective cover over the driver seat belt buckle wiring to prevent damage from occurring. No one can seem to figure out what is wrong with the car. Meanwhile, my daughter is driving a potentially unsafe car, we've spent hours going to dealerships to get them to look at it and arguing on the phone with Hyundai and its dealers, and we have both lost a lot of time from work and suffered great aggravation.
I called the consumer affairs , and now they told me they cant help go figure. Summary: Cd changer installation procedures. I noticed the vehicle had been unable to accelerate. These procedures will be performed free of charge. Units Affected 160904 Once in a great while, the planets align and good things happen. The corrosion may progress to the point where the lower control arm's upper and lower panelsbecome perforated. The next day I contacted the dealership and they told me that my vehicle needed another clutch.
Combines Side Barrier and Side Pole Star Ratings into a single side rating. Consequence: Contact between the rear brake tubes and the steering gearbox mounting brackets may result in rear brake tube wear and corrosion, increasing the risk of brake fluid leakage. Consequence: If this bracket has not been installed, there may be an increased likelihood of injury or increased severity of injury in a frontal crash. Using the switch to high increases heat in the switch itself, but, using it on low increases heat in the harness and resistor. After I had changed lanes I noticed that my turn signal was permanantly on. Consequence: Fuel spillage in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
It works but not getting any electric to it when hooked up to the Tiburon. Paid to have it fixed Jan 2009. My vehicle was manufactured on Oct 1, 2002 which was outside the recall dates but the same problem happened. Dealers will inspect the front lower control armsfor corrosion damage. I still have my vehicle under warranty , but all the malfunctions are not covered by the warranty I have.
Meanwhile, my daughter is driving a potentially unsafe car. While avoiding the stalled vehicle consumer rolled into a ditch and rolled over several times. Little did I know that that even with the car off the turning signal and the signal lights remain on. So I quickly started the engine and drove off. I've owned all manual driven cars since I was 16, I learned how to drive with one. Problems with the sunroof operation opening-closing glaze on paint peeling on side view mirrors as well as spoiler.
The Side Pole Barrier test simulates a crash into a fixed object like a tree or utility pole. After I parked the car at destination and turned off the ignition and removed the key the turn signal light stayed on. I have read this complaint on other Tiburon as well. My only thought was grab a flashlight out of the glove box and try to escape the car and to try to warn oncoming vehicles. I co-own this car with my daughter. So the risk to any given driver is often remote, even though there may be a few high-profile incidents traced to the problem. The failure and current mileages were 207,000.
Tell us what you think. The manufacturer agreed with the dealer. We have been trying for over a year to get this fixed. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. I am still working to get them to underwrite repairs. The contact stated that the air bag light remains illuminated. Upon finding out this totally absurd problem, I went onto the internet to find other ways to fix.
If the front lower control arms do not require replacement, the dealer will add drainage holes to the front lower control arms and will treat the front lower control arms with rust-proofing materials to arrest the internalcorrosion process. The dealer refused to fix it because Hyundai claims the problem was fixed by March 2003 and will not agree to fix cars manufactured afterward. After looking up on the internet for known Tiburon issues, I found several instances of the identical issue for the 2003 Tiburon. I began to move over to the shoulder of the road and down shifted to slow down. This is a record of safety issues for vehicles of this year, make, model and trim.
I had a Jeep payment that I had to surrender back to the bank because I could no longer pay for repairs on the Tiburon and my Jeep. The accuracy, completeness or adequacy of information and services offered by WeMakeItSafer, Inc. When the seat was repositioned, the seat belt light went out, but the airbag light remained illuminated. This recall was the subject of a Preliminary Evaluation conducted by the Office of Defects Investigation. By accessing this site or its information or services you are agreeing with its legal. This is not a valid solution to the problem. The contact stated that the right signal and flashers were malfunctioning.