Need Help?

2005 Hyundai Tiburon GS 2dr Coupe I4 5-Spd Manual

2005 Hyundai Tiburon
Trim Info:
Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Hatchback Coupe, Subcompact
24 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
Other Trims
Do you own this car?
Estimated Mileage
Enter current mileage for most
accurate info about this vehicle

Track Your Service Records
Get Recall Alerts
Get Updated Value Estimates on Your Car.
back to question list

Ask the Community

Ask Our Auto Mechanics

January 4, 2013, 12:39 pm

Jacob L

Question: doesnt warm up

it snowed for a week so i parked my car. drove suv. this last weekend i fired it up been driving it bout 45 miles one way to work i sit warmin the engine befor i go but the temp tack only goes to the top of the "c" were it use to go to half. i turn vents on it only blows lukewarm air. i sit it raises temp on gauge then i turn vents on it drops back down

January 13, 2013, 3:44 pm

Elizabeth K

Check to make sure the coolant level is full, the fan belt is working and that the thermostat is not stuck open. There are a few different problems in the cooling system that could cause that, and having the whole system checked out is a good idea.

0/0 users found this helpful.

Ask our panel of certified auto mechanics a question. We pay for their advice so you don't have to

My Auto Score

See the free AutoCheck score

Meet The Experts
Kim Perrin
Kim Perrin is our resident mechanic here at DriverSide. Kim worked as…
Tyler Orr
Tyler Orr is an expert in German and Japanese cars and has been a mechanic …
Elizabeth Kriesten
Elizabeth Kriesten worked as an automotive technician for several years at Dodge…
Tips on Servicing

Car Brakes: How Do You Know When to Change Them?

By Zach Bowman For those who suffer a daily commute through heavy traffic, your vehicle's braking system can bring thousands of pounds of metal, plastic and empty Starbucks cups to a stop hundreds of times before you get to work. It goes without saying that these pieces wear out, but they do so slowly, meaning you may not notice they need attention until ...

Read more…