Hyundai - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Hyundai models

The following chart shows the Hyundai models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Hyundai has sold far more Sonata model cars than the Ld15 Bering model.

Table 1. Compare Hyundai models

Hyundai Model Number of Problems
  Sonata
12,812
  Elantra
6,529
  Santa Fe
5,619
  Tucson
2,137
  Accent
1,826
  Genesis
1,229
  Tiburon
1,015
  Azera
674
  Veloster
625
  Sonata Hybrid
576
  Veracruz
528
  XG350
397
  Entourage
391
  XG300
135
  Equus
55
  Ld15 Bering
7

Number of problems reported for all models of Hyundai built from year 2019 to 1996.

Owners of Hyundai cars have reported a total of 34,555 problems across all Hyundai models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Hyundai models, is 1439.8. Cars from Hyundai's 2011 model year have the most problems reported (4,650 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Hyundai
55
  2018 Hyundai
258
  2017 Hyundai
1,033
  2016 Hyundai
1,216
  2015 Hyundai
1,070
  2014 Hyundai
1,080
  2013 Hyundai
3,496
  2012 Hyundai
3,175
  2011 Hyundai
4,650
  2010 Hyundai
1,365
  2009 Hyundai
1,625
  2008 Hyundai
2,030
  2007 Hyundai
2,811
  2006 Hyundai
2,143
  2005 Hyundai
1,156
  2004 Hyundai
1,076
  2003 Hyundai
1,382
  2002 Hyundai
1,253
  2001 Hyundai
1,322
  2000 Hyundai
822
  1999 Hyundai
547
  1998 Hyundai
261
  1997 Hyundai
411
  1996 Hyundai
317

Common problems of Hyundai Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Hyundai cars. The number one most common problem of Hyundai cars is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling, with 4,777 problems reported. The second most common Hyundai car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (4,013 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Hyundai vehicles



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