Hyundai Accent owners have reported 6 problems related to ignition (under the electrical system category).
The contact owns a 2000 Hyundai Accent. The contact stated that the vehicle was parked with the engine shut off when the engine engaged independently. The contact stated that the key was not in the ignition at the time of the failure. The contact entered the vehicle and attempted to insert the key into the ignition but to no avail. The contact then depressed the brakes and was able to simultaneously insert the key into the ignition to shut the engine off. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer for diagnostics or repairs. The manufacturer was contacted and a complaint was filed but no other assistance was offered. The approximate failure mileage was 76,126.
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At 50mph the vehicle shut off with no warning and could have caused an accident. Cause unknown. Dealer notified.
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Engine will turn over but not start this happens sev times.
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While driving headlights went dim and power died on vehicle. Consumer had to have vehicle towed to dealer. Please provide any further information.
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Spark plugs failed causing vehicle stalling.
The ignition locks up.