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1998 Hyundai Sonata Base 4dr Sedan Manual

1998 Hyundai Sonata
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
21 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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how do i change cabin filter
can i do it myself
Asked by Howard T June 27, 2011, 5:41 am 0 reply
for 2006 hyundai sonata, how often the timing belt needs to be replaced?
My car has 90,000 miles as of this date.
Asked by Michael C May 13, 2011, 6:35 am 0 reply
Why do dealers push brake fluid and other flushes at 36K miles?
I've had multiple dealers (different car models) push brake fluid flushes without testing at or around 36K. Why do service mechanics need to act like used car salesmans? They use...
Asked by Todd P February 20, 2011, 2:07 pm 0 reply
Car Clicks When Started...Eventually Starts
I tried to start my car but it just clicked and clicked. Eventually, it started. I was told this sounds like a starter problem. But, this only happens AFTER I leave the car over ...
Asked by Phil M August 15, 2010, 11:57 am 0 reply
window tinting
Does St Augustine Hyundai do window tinting or recomment someone that does?
Asked by Hugh B June 11, 2010, 12:33 pm 0 reply
installing a gps
I have a Garmin nuvi GPS which I would like to install in the storage area in the center consol of my Sonata, rather than using a windshield or grill mount. Any ideas of how to st...
Asked by Barry C October 16, 2009, 1:37 pm 2 replies
How do I program the keyless remote?
Just bought the car yesterday and one of the remotes does not work and needs to be programmed.
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I'm bad about servicing my car - what do I HAVE to do??
I can pay hundreds upon hundreds of dollars every time I go to the dealer for every checkup. I change the oil on time and I just bought new tires. What is the minimum mandatory s...
Asked by Elena A August 27, 2009, 5:57 am 0 reply
discernable bump each time wheel rotates
Tires feel good with good tread hence am at a loss what to look for, Best noticed when car is going slowly on smooth surface,,,bmp, bmp,bmp. Perception is that bmp is coming from t...
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