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 ModelNumber of Problems
  Sonata
13,136
  Elantra
6,671
  Santa Fe
5,727
  Tucson
2,257
  Accent
1,853
  Genesis
1,263
  Tiburon
1,017
  Azera
689
  Veloster
679
  Sonata Hybrid
576
  Veracruz
537
  XG350
399
  Entourage
397
  XG300
135
  Equus
56
  Ld15 Bering
7

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Hyundai built between 2020 and 1996

Owners of Hyundai cars have reported a total of 35,399 problems across all Hyundai models built from 2020 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Hyundai models, is 1415.9. Cars from Hyundai's 2011 model year have the most problems reported (4,751 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Hyundai
1
  2019 Hyundai
88
  2018 Hyundai
281
  2017 Hyundai
1,111
  2016 Hyundai
1,299
  2015 Hyundai
1,145
  2014 Hyundai
1,125
  2013 Hyundai
3,664
  2012 Hyundai
3,300
  2011 Hyundai
4,751
  2010 Hyundai
1,389
  2009 Hyundai
1,640
  2008 Hyundai
2,062
  2007 Hyundai
2,823
  2006 Hyundai
2,149
  2005 Hyundai
1,167
  2004 Hyundai
1,082
  2003 Hyundai
1,384
  2002 Hyundai
1,255
  2001 Hyundai
1,324
  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 4,977 problems reported. The second most common Hyundai car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (4,084 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Hyundai vehicles



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