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   Summary of Contents for Hyundai 2006 Elantra

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    A020A01A-AAT RESPONSIBILITY FOR MAINTENANCE The maintenance requirements for your new Hyundai are found in Section 5. As the owner, it is your responsibility to see that all maintenance operations specified by the manufacturer are carried out at the appropriate intervals.

  • Page 3: Specifications

    Specifications HXDFL280 All information in this Owner's Manual is current at the time of publication. However, Hyundai reserves the right to make changes at any time so that our policy of continual product improvement may be carried out. This manual applies to all Hyundai ELANTRA models and includes descriptions and explanations of optional as well as standard equipment.

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    Your Hyundai should not be modified in any way. Such modifications may adversely affect the performance, safety or durability of your Hyundai and may, in addition, violate conditions of the limited warranties covering the vehicle. Certain modifications may also be in violation of regulations established by the U.S. Department of Transportation and other federal or state agencies.

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    A090A01A-AAT SAFETY AND VEHICLE DAMAGE WARNING This manual includes information titled as WARNING, CAUTION and NOTE. These titles indicate the following: WARNING: This indicates that a condition may result in harm, serious injury or death to you or other persons if the warning is not heeded.

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    To retrieve this information, special equipment is needed and access to the vehicle or the device that stores the data is required. Hyundai will not access information about a crash event or share it with others except: o in response to an official request of police or similar government office, or o with the consent of the vehicle owner or, if the vehicle is leased, with the consent of the lessee, or o as part of Hyundai’s defense of litigation, or...

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    Your Owner's Manual will introduce you to the features and operation of your new Hyundai. It is suggested that you read it carefully because the information it contains can contribute greatly to the satisfaction you receive from your new car.

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    Hyundai Warranty. 3. How can you tell if you are purchasing Hyundai Genuine Parts? Look for the Hyundai Genuine Parts Logo on the package (see below). Hyundai Genuine Parts exported to the United States are packaged with labels written only in English.

  • Page 9: Table Of Contents


  • Page 10: Instruments And Controls


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    1. Panel Brightness Control Knob 2. TCS Switch (If installed) 3. Trip Computer Switch (If installed) 4. Multi-Function Light Switch 5. Horn and Driver's Airbag 6. Windshield Wiper/Washer Switch 7. Digital Clock 8. Audio System 9. Heating/Air Conditioning Control Panel 10.Cigarette Lighter CAUTION: When installing a container of liquid air freshener inside the vehicle, do not place it near the instrument cluster nor...

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    YOUR VEHICLE AT A GLANCE B255A01E-AAT INDICATOR SYMBOLS ON THE INSTRUMENT PANEL SRS (Airbag) Service Reminder Indicator ABS Service Reminder Indicator Turn Signal Indicator Lights High Beam Indicator Light Low Oil Pressure Warning Light Parking Brake/Low Brake Fluid Level Warning Light Charging System Warning Light Seat Belt Warning Light * More detailed explanations of these items will be found beginning on page 1-48.

  • Page 13: Features Of Your Hyundai

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Fuel Recommendations ... 1-2 Breaking in Your New Hyundai ... 1-3 Keys ... 1-3 Door ... 1-4 Theft-Alarm System ... 1-7 Window ... 1-10 Seat ... 1-11 Seat Belts... 1-17 Child Restraint System ... 1-24 Supplemental Restraint (AIRBAG) System ... 1-33 Instrument Cluster and Indicator ...

  • Page 14: Fuel Recommendations

    B010D01A-AAT Do Not Use Methanol Fuels containing methanol (wood alcohol) should not be used in your Hyundai. This type of fuel can reduce vehicle performance and damage components of the fuel system. CAUTION: Your Hyundai's New Vehicle Limited War-...

  • Page 15: Breaking In Your New Hyundai

    Emission Control System. B010F01A-AAT Operation in Foreign Countries If you are going to drive your Hyundai in another country, be sure to: o Observe all regulations regarding registra- tion and insurance.

  • Page 16: Door

    B030B01E A code number is stamped on the number plate that came with the keys to your Hyundai. This key number plate should not be left with the keys but kept in a safe place, not in the vehicle. The key number should also be recorded in a place where it can be found in an emergency.

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    When pushing the lock switch of the driver's door to the "LOCK" position, only the driver's door can be locked. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI o When locking the door this way, be care- ful not to lock the door with the ignition key left in the vehicle.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI o The driver's door can be opened by pulling the inside door handle even if the lock switch is depressed. NOTE: o When pushing the lock switch of the driver's door to the "LOCK" position, only the driver's door can be locked.

  • Page 19: Theft-alarm System

    B040E04A-AAT Child-Protector Rear Door Lock B040E01E Your Hyundai is equipped with left and right side "child-protector" rear door locks. When the lock mechanism is engaged, the rear door cannot be opened from the inside. Its use is recommended whenever there are small children in the rear seat.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 1) Remove the ignition key from the ignition switch. 2) Make sure that the hood and trunk lid/ tail gate are closed and latched. 3) Lock the doors using the transmitter of the keyless entry system.

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    When the transmitter does not work cor- rectly, open and close the door with the ignition key. If you have a problem with the transmitter, contact an authorized Hyundai Dealer. NOTE: Keep the transmitter away from water or any liquid.

  • Page 22: Window

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Case Battery B070E02A-1 2. Remove the old battery from the case and note the polarity. Make sure the polarity of the new battery is the same(+side facing down), then insert it in the transmitter. WINDOW B050A01A-AAT...

  • Page 23: Seat

    3) Do not leave children alone in the car. Always remove the ignition key for their safety. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI SEAT B080A02A-AAT ADJUSTABLE FRONT SEATS WARNING: o Never adjust the driver’s seat while the vehicle is moving.

  • Page 24: Adjusting Seat Forward And Rearward

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B080B03FC-AAT Adjusting Seat Forward and Rearward B080B01E To move the seat toward the front or rear, pull the lock release lever upward. This will release the seat on its track so you can move it forward or rearward to the desired position.

  • Page 25: Adjustable Headrests

    To raise the headrest, pull it up. To lower the headrest, push it down while pressing the lock knob. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: B080D01JM o For maximum effectiveness in case of an accident, the headrest should be ad-...

  • Page 26: Folding Rear Seatbacks

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B080E01O-AAT Lumbar Support Control (Driver's Seat Only) (If installed) B080E01E To adjust the lumbar support, turn the handle on the outboard or left side of the seat. To increase the amount of lumbar support, pull the lever forward.

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    This could allow cargo to slide forward and cause injury or damage during sudden stops. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B080G01E-AAT Folding Rear Seatback and Seat Cushion (5 DOOR)

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Warning label B080H01E-1 4. Then, pull forward on the seatback panel. CAUTION: After folding the rear seatback and seat cushion, store the headrests in the luggage room so that they will not be thrown for- ward in the case of a sudden stop or an accident.

  • Page 29: Seat Belts

    In addition, do not place objects on the rear shelf as they may move forward during braking or in an accident and may strike and injure vehicle passengers. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI SEAT BELTS B150A02E-AAT SEAT BELT PRECAUTIONS...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B150B04Y-AAT Infant or Small Child All 50 states have child restraint laws. You should be aware of the specific requirements in your state. Child and/or infant safety seats must be properly placed and installed in the rear seat.

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    Entire in-use seat belt assembly or assemblies should be replaced if the vehicle has been involved in an accident. This should be done even if no damage is visible. Additional ques- tions concerning seat belt operation should be directed to your Hyundai Dealer.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B170A05A-AAT HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE FRONT SEAT SHOULDER BELT B170A01E You can adjust the height of the shoulder belt anchor to one of 4 positions for maximum comfort and safety. If the height of the adjusting seat belt is too near your neck, you will not be getting the most effective protection.

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    Although a combination retractor is also installed in the front passenger seat posi- tion, Hyundai strongly recommends that chil- dren always be seated in the rear seat. NEVER place any infant restraint system in the front seat of the vehicle.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B200A01A-AAT Adjusting Your Seat Belt B200A01L WARNING: You should place the lap belt portion as low as possible and snugly across your hips, not on your waist. If the lap belt is located too high on your waist, it may increase the chance of injury in the event of a collision.

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    To disconnect the metal tab (a) from the buckle (b), insert a narrow-ended tool into the groove located on the buckle (b). (4 DOOR only) FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B220C01Y-AAT To Release the Seat Belt B220C01E When you want to release the seat belt, press the button in the locking buckle.

  • Page 36: Child Restraint System

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEM B230A04A-AAT Children riding in the car should sit in the rear seat and must always be properly restrained to minimize the risk of injury in an accident, sudden stop or sudden maneuver. According to acci-...

  • Page 37: Tether Anchorage" System

    WARNING: o If the seat belt will not properly fit the child, Hyundai recommends the use of an approved booster seat in the rear seat in order to raise the child's seating height so that the seat belt will properly fit the child.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI REAR SEAT PACKAGE TRAY Child restraint hook holders Tether strap hook Front of Vehicle B230C01E 2. Route the child restraint seat strap over the seatback. For vehicles with adjustable headrests, route the tether strap under the headrest and between the headrest posts, otherwise route the tether strap over the top of the seatback.

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    Front of Vehicle B230C02E-2 2. Route the child restraint seat strap over the seatback. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI For vehicles with adjustable headrests, route the tether strap under the headrest and between the headrest posts, otherwise route the tether strap over the top of the seatback.

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    If the seat belt does not operate as de- scribed, have the system checked imme- diately by your authorized Hyundai dealer. WARNING: o If the retractor is not in the Automatic...

  • Page 41: Securing The Child Restraint Seat With The "isofix" System

    The increased load caused by multiple seats may cause the tethers or anchorage points to break, causing serious injury or death. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: o When using the vehicle’s “ISOFIX” sys- tem to install a child restraint system in...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI ISOFIX Anchor ISOFIX Anchor Position Indicator B230D02E The ISOFIX anchors are located between the seatback and the seat cushion of the rear seat left and right outboard seating positions. B230D03E Follow the child seat manufacturer's instruc- tions to properly install safety seats with ISOFIX or ISOFIX-compatible attachments.

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    B180C02E-AAT Pre-Tensioner Seat Belt Your Hyundai vehicle is equipped with driver's and front passenger's pre-tensioner seat belts. The purpose of the pre-tensioner is to make sure that the seat belts fit tightly against the occupant's body in certain frontal collisions.

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    Do not attempt to inspect or replace the pre-tensioner seat belts yourself. This must be done by an authorized Hyundai dealer. o Do not strike the pre-tensioner seat belt assemblies.

  • Page 45: Supplemental Restraint (airbag) System

    RESTRAINT (AIRBAG) SYSTEM (SRS) B240A02E-AAT Driver's Airbag B240A01E Your Hyundai is equipped with an advanced Supplemental Restraint (Airbag) System. The indications of the system's presence are the letters "SRS AIRBAG" embossed on the airbag pad cover in the steering wheel and the passenger's side front panel pad above the glove box.

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    If the SRS airbag warning light (see pg 1- 48) remains illuminated while the vehicle is being driven, have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the airbag sys- tem as soon as possible. o Airbags can only be used once – have an authorized Hyundai dealer replace the airbag immediately after deployment.

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    If the airbags deploy, they must be re- placed by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Deployed airbags WILL NOT inflate again and will provide no protection in subse- quent collisions.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: o The SRS airbag system must deploy very rapidly to provide protection in a crash. If an occupant is out of position because of not wearing a seat belt, the airbag may forcefully contact the occupant causing serious or fatal injuries.

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    After complete inflation, the airbag immediately starts deflating, enabling the driver to maintain forward visibility, and the ability to steer or operate other controls. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Passenger's Airbag B240B04E CAUTION: When installing a container of liquid air...

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    SRS is not working properly. If this oc- curs, have your vehicle immediately in- spected by your Hyundai dealer. o Before you replace a fuse or disconnect a battery terminal, turn the ignition key to the "LOCK"...

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    "ON" position, if it remains illuminated after blinking for ap- proximately 6 seconds, or if it illuminates while the vehicle is being driven, have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the Oc- cupant Classification system and the SRS airbag system as soon as possible.

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    Occupant Classification system may not be working properly. If this occurs, have your vehicle immedi- ately inspected by your Hyundai dealer. WARNING: o If luggage or other objects are placed on the front passenger's seat or if the tem- perature of the seat changes, the "PAS-...

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    B990B04Y-AAT Side Impact Airbag B990B02Y Your Hyundai is equipped with a side impact airbag in each front seat. The purpose of the airbag is to provide the vehicle's driver and/or front passenger with protection in a side impact in addition to that offered by the seat belt alone.

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    If your car was flooded and has soaked carpeting or water on the floor, you shouldn't try to start the engine; have the car towed to an authorized Hyundai dealer.

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    All infants and children should be properly restrained in appropriate child safety seats or seat belts in the rear seat. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: o Sitting improperly or out of position can cause occupants to be shifted too close...

  • Page 56: Instrument Cluster And Indicator

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI INSTRUMENT CLUSTER AND INDICATOR B260A03E-AAT (Without Trip Computer) 1 2 3 10 11 12 15 16 18 19 20 21 B260A03E-A...

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    8. Front Fog Indicator Light (If installed) 9. Speedometer 10.Cruise Indicator Light (If installed) 11.Low Fuel Warning Light 12.SET Indicator Light (If installed) FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 13.Temperature Gauge 14.Door Ajar Warning Light 15.Seat Belt Warning Light 16.SRS (Airbag) Warning Light 17.Odometer/Trip Odometer...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B260B03E-AAT (With Trip Computer) 4 5 6 1314 B260B03E-A...

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    14.Seat Belt Warning Light 15.Trip Computer (If installed) 16.Trunk Lid (4 door)/Tail Gate (5 door) Open Warning Light 17.Door Ajar Warning Light 18.Parking Brake/Low Brake Fluid Level Warning Light 19.Traction Control Indicator Light (If installed) 20.Speedometer 21.Fuel Gauge FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI...

  • Page 60: Warning And Indicator Lights

    ABS. If this occurs, have your vehicle checked by your Hyundai dealer as soon as possible. The normal braking system will still be operational, but without the assistance of the anti-lock brake system.

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    After adding fluid, if no other trouble is found, the car should be immediately and care- fully driven to a Hyundai dealer for inspection. If further trouble is experienced, the vehicle should not be driven at all but taken to a dealer by a professional towing service.

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    If it is, check the tension of the belt. Do this as shown on page 6-18 by pushing down on the center of the belt as soon as passible. Have the system checked by your Hyundai dealer. B260E02O-AAT Seat Belt Reminder Light...

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    It may also be heard when the brake pedal is pushed down firmly. Expensive rotor damage will result if the worn pads are not replaced. See your Hyundai dealer immediately. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI INSTRUMENT CLUSTER...

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    Then open the hood and, after the engine has cooled, check the coolant level and the water pump drive belt. If you suspect cooling system trouble, have your cooling system checked by a Hyundai dealer as soon as possible. B300A01S-AAT SPEEDOMETER...

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    The engine should not be raced to such a speed that the needle enters the red zone on the tachometer face. This can cause severe engine damage and may void your warranty. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B310B04E-AAT ODOMETER/TRIP ODOMETER Without Trip Computer HXDFL231-A...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Function of Digital Odometer/ Trip Odometer Pushing in the reset switch under the right side of the speedometer when the ignition switch is turned "ON" will display the following sequence: HXDFL077-1 Reset switch HXDFL078-A 1. Odometer The odometer records the total driving distance in miles or kilometers.

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    Pushing in the trip computer switch behind the left side of the steering wheel changes the display as follows; TRIPMETER AVERAGE FUEL CONSUMPTION DISTANCE TO EMPTY FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 1. Tripmeter Tripmeter Odometer HXDFL230A-A o This mode provides the total distance trav- elled since the last tripmeter reset.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 2. Average Fuel Consumption Average fuel consumption Odometer HXDFL230C-A o This mode calculates the average fuel con- sumption from the total fuel used and the distance since the last average consump- tion reset. o The total fuel used is calculated from the fuel consumption input.

  • Page 69: Multi-function Light Switch

    Check for a burned- out fuse or bulb or see your Hyundai dealer. B340B01A-AAT Lane Change Signal...

  • Page 70: Headlight Flasher

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI Parking Light Auto Off If you do not turn the parking lights "OFF" key out, the parking lights will automatically shut "OFF" when the driver's door is opened. To turn them "ON" again you must simply turn the ignition key to the "ON"...

  • Page 71: Windshield Wiper/washer Switch

    If there is only a light layer of snow or ice, operate the heater in the defrost mode to melt the snow or ice before using the wiper. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B350C01S-AAT Adjustable Intermittent Wiper Operation...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B350B01A-AAT Windshield Washer Operation HXDFL355-A To use the windshield washer, pull the wiper/ washer lever toward the steering wheel. When the washer lever is operated, the wipers auto- matically make two passes across the wind- shield. The washer continues to operate until the lever is released.

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    20 min- utes. To restart the defroster cycle, push in the switch again after it has turned itself off. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: Do not clean the inner side of the rear window glass with an abrasive type of glass...

  • Page 74: Hazard Warning System

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HAZARD WARNING SYSTEM B370A01A-AAT HXDFL371 The hazard warning system should be used whenever you find it necessary to stop the car in a hazardous location. When you must make such an emergency stop, always pull off the road as far as possible.

  • Page 75: Cigarette Lighter

    Do not hold the cigarette lighter pressed in. This can damage the heating element and create a fire hazard. If it is necessary to replace the cigarette lighter, use only a genuine Hyundai replacement or its approved equivalent. POWER OUTLET B500D08O-AAT...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI ASHTRAY B430A01B-AAT Front Ashtray HXDFL440 The front ashtray may be opened by pushing and releasing the ashtray lid. To remove the ashtray to empty or clean it, lift the metal ash receptacle upward and pull it out. The ashtray light will only illuminate when the external lights are on(If installed).

  • Page 77: Drink Holder

    DRINK HOLDER B450A02E-AAT Front Drink Holder HXDOM120 The front drink holder for holding cups is located on the right side of the parking brake. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B450B02E-AAT Rear Drink Holder (If installed) 4DOOR HXDOM302 5DOOR HXDFL1033...

  • Page 78: Sunroof

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI The rear drink holder for holding cups is located in the rear seat center (center of the rear seat arm rest- 5 door). The drink holder can be used by pushing it in first and then releasing it.

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    Periodically remove any dirt that may have accumulated on the guide rails. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B460C02S-AAT Tilting the Sunroof B460C02E-A The sunroof can be tilted by pushing the "UP"...

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B460D03E-AAT Manual Operation of Sunroof If the sunroof does not operate electrically: B460D02E-A 1. Remove the rectangular plastic interior light lenses in the front overhead console by using a flat blade screwdriver. 2. Remove the front overhead console with a B460E02E-A flat blade screwdriver.

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    If your vehicle is equipped with the delay- out interior light, the light goes out gradu- ally within 6 seconds after the door is closed. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI o ON In the "ON" position, the light stays on at all times.

  • Page 82: Glove Box

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI SUNGLASS HOLDER B491A03O-AAT (If Installed) HXDOM241 The sunglass holder is located on the front overhead console. Push the end of the cover to open the sunglass holder. WARNING: o Do not keep objects except sunglass inside the sunglass holder. Such ob-...

  • Page 83: Mirror

    B510B01Y-AAT Electric Type (If installed) B510C01E FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI The outside rearview mirrors can be adjusted to your preferred rear vision, both directly be- hind the vehicle, and to the rear of the left and right sides.

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    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Do not operate the switch continuously for an unnecessary length of time. o Scraping ice from the mirror face could cause permanent damage. To remove any ice, use a sponge, soft cloth or approved de-icer.

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    B580A01L-GAT Vanity mirror B580A01E Your Hyundai is equipped with sun visors to give the driver and front passenger either frontal or sideward shade. To reduce glare or to shut out direct rays of the sun, turn the sun visor down.

  • Page 86: Hood Release

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HIGH-MOUNTED REAR STOP LIGHT B550A01S-GAT (If installed) B550A02E In addition to the lower-mounted rear stop lights on either side of the car, the high mounted rear stop light in the center of the rear window or inserted in the rear spoiler also lights when the brakes are applied.

  • Page 87: Floor Mat Anchor

    Don't put an additional floor mat on the top of the anchored floor, otherwise the additional mat may slide forward and interfere with the movement of the ped- als. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI REMOTE FUEL-FILLER LID RELEASE B560A03E-AAT 4 DOOR...

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    If you need to replace the filler cap, use a genuine Hyundai re- placement part. WARNING: o If you open the fuel filler cap during high ambient temperatures, a slight "pres-...

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    To open the trunk lid, insert the key and turn it clockwise to unlock. The trunk lid compartment light illuminates when the trunk lid is opened. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B540B03E-AAT Trunk Lid Emergency Latch Release Pull to open the trunk...

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    HYUNDAI recommends that cars be kept locked and keys be kept out of the reach of children, and that parents teach their children about the dangers of playing in trunks.

  • Page 91: Luggage Net

    CAUTION: To prevent damage to the goods or the vehicle, care should be taken when carrying fragile or bulky objects in the trunk. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI STEERING WHEEL TILT LEVER B600A01A-AAT (If installed) HXDFL600 To Adjust the Steering Wheel: 1.

  • Page 92: Cruise Control

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HORN B610A01Y-AAT B610A01E Press the pad on the steering wheel to sound the horn. CRUISE CONTROL B660A02S-AAT (If installed) Main Switch B660A01E-A The cruise control system provides automatic speed control for your comfort when driving on straight, open freeways, toll roads, or other noncongested highways.

  • Page 93

    Shift the selector lever to "P" or "N" position (Automatic transaxle). o Decrease the vehicle speed to less than 25 mph (40 km/h). o Release the main switch. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B660D01E-AAT To Resume the Preset Speed B660D01E-A The vehicle will automatically resume the speed set prior to cancellation when you push the control switch upward to the "RESUME...

  • Page 94

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B660F03E-AAT To Reset at a Slower Speed B660B01E-A 1. Push the control switch downward to "SET (COAST)" and hold it. The vehicle will decel- erate. 2. When the desired speed is obtained, release the control switch. While the control switch is pushed, the vehicle speed will gradually decrease.

  • Page 95: Heating And Cooling Control

    (If Installed) 1. Side Defrost Nozzle 2. Side Ventilator 3. Windshield Defrost Nozzle 4. Center Ventilator FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B710B01S-AAT CENTER VENTILATOR The center ventilators are located in the middle of the dashboard. The direction of air flow from the vents in the center of the dashboard is adjustable.

  • Page 96: Heating And Ventilation

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HEATING AND VENTILATION B670A01A-AAT Rotary type (If installed) HXDOM046-A This model has four controls for the heating and cooling system. They are: 1. Air flow control 2. Air intake control 3. Temperature control 4. Fan speed control...

  • Page 97

    If the "Floor" mode is selected, the "Fresh" mode will be activated. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HXDFL543-A Floor-Defrost Level Air is discharged through the windshield defrost nozzle, the floor vents, side defroster nozzle and side ventilator.

  • Page 98

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HXDFL542-A Defrost-Level Air is discharged through the windshield de- froster nozzle, side defroster nozzle and side ventilator. If the "Defrost" mode is selected, the A/C will turn on automatically and "Fresh" mode will be ac- tivated to improve windshield defrosting.

  • Page 99: Air Intake Control

    "Recirculation" mode selected may result in the air within the passenger compartment becoming excessively dry. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B670E02A-AAT Temperature Control B670E02A-A This control is used to adjust the degree of...

  • Page 100: Bi-level Heating

    For maximum heat, rotate the temperature control to "Warm". BI-LEVEL HEATING B700A01E-AAT B700A01E-A Your Hyundai is equipped with bi-level heating controls. o Set the air intake control to the fresh air ( position. o Set the air flow control at the bi-level ( position.

  • Page 101

    ( position, fan speed to the desired position, turn on the air conditioning system, and adjust temperature control to desired tem- perature. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM B740A01S-AAT Air Conditioning Switch B740A02E-A...

  • Page 102

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B740B01E-AAT Air Conditioning Operation Cooling B740B01E-A To use the air conditioning to cool the interior: o Turn on the fan control switch. o Turn on the air conditioning switch by push- ing in on the switch. The air conditioning indicator light should come on at the same time.

  • Page 103

    (The A/C will turn on automatically and "Fresh" mode will be activated.) o Set the temperature control to warm. o Set the fan speed control to position "3" or "4". ) or defrost level ( FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B Type B720A03E-A ) position. ), it may cause...

  • Page 104

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B740C01S-AAT Dehumidified Heating For dehumidified heating: o Turn on the fan control switch. o Turn on the air conditioning switch. The air conditioning indicator light should come on at the same time. o Set the air intake control to the "Fresh" mode o Set the air flow control to "Face".

  • Page 105

    AUTOMATIC HEATING AND COOLING CONTROL SYSTEM B970A01Y-AAT (If lnstalled) Your Hyundai is equipped with an automatic heating and cooling control system controlled by simply setting the desired temperature. B970B01E-GAT Heating and Cooling Controls 1. Temperature Control Switch 2. Display Window 3.

  • Page 106

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B970C02E-AAT Automatic Operation HXD118D The FATC (Full Automatic Temperature Con- trol) system automatically controls heating and cooling by doing as follows: 1. Push the "AUTO" button. The indicator light will illuminate confirming that the Face, Floor...

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    The function of the buttons which are not se- lected will be controlled automatically. Press the "AUTO" button in order to convert to automatic control of the system. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B980B01Y-AAT Fan Speed Control Switch HXD118C The fan speed can be set to the desired speed by pressing the appropriate fan speed control button.

  • Page 108

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B670C02E-AAT Air Intake Control Switch (Without A.Q.S) HXD118G This is used to select fresh outside air or recirculation of inside air. To change the air intake control mode, (Fresh mode, Recirculation mode) push the control button.

  • Page 109

    B980D01Y-AAT Heating and Cooling System Off Press the "OFF" button to stop the operation of the heating and cooling system. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B980E01E-GAT Air Flow Control B980E01E This is used to direct the flow of air. Air can be directed to the floor, dashboard outlets, or windshield.

  • Page 110

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HXDFL539-A Face-Level When selecting the "Face" mode, the indicator light will come on, causing air to be discharged through the face level vents. HXDFL540-A Bi-Level When selecting the "Bi-Level" mode, the indica- tor light will come on and the air will be dis- charged through the face vents and the floor vents.

  • Page 111

    To assist in defrosting, the air condi- tioning will operate if ambient temperature is higher than 38.3°F, and automatically turns off if the ambient temperature drops below 38.3°F. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CLIMATE CONTROL AIR FILTER (IN FRONT OF BLOWER UNIT) B760A04E-AAT...

  • Page 112

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Replace the filter every 10,000 miles (15,000 km) or once a year. If the car is being driven in severe conditions such as dusty, rough roads, more frequent climate control air filter inspections and changes are required.

  • Page 113: Stereo Sound System

    These long, low frequency radio waves can follow the curvature of the earth rather than travelling straight out into the atmosphere. In addition, they curve around obstructions so that they can provide better signal coverage. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI FM radio station Mountains Unobstructed area...

  • Page 114

    WARNING: Hyundai recommends that you never use a cell phone while driving. This could result in loss of control, and an accident that may cause death, serious injury, or property damage.

  • Page 115: Audio System

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI AUDIO SYSTEM H240A01O-GAT STEREO RADIO OPERATION (H240) (If installed) 3. TREBLE/FADER Control Knob 5. BAND Selector (TREB/FAD) 2. BASS/BALANCE Control Knob (BASS/BAL) 7. SCAN Button 6. PRESET Buttons 4. TUNE/SEEK Select Button 1. POWER ON/OFF, VOLUME Control Knob...

  • Page 116

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H240B04O-AAT 1. POWER ON-OFF Control Knob The radio unit may be operated when the ignition key is in the "ACC" or "ON" position. Press the knob to switch the power on. The LCD shows the radio frequency in the radio mode or the tape direction indicator in the tape mode.

  • Page 117

    Do not place beverages close to the audio system. The playback mechanism may be damaged if you spill them. o Do not impact or strike the audio system, or the playback mechanism could be damaged. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI...

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  • Page 119

    DOLBY SELECT button. If you want to release, press the button again. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Do not insert anything like coins into the player slot as damage to the unit may occur.

  • Page 120

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H260A01O-AAT STEREO RADIO OPERATION (H260) (If installed) 3. BASS/TREBLE Control Knob 1. POWER ON-OFF/VOLUME/BALANCE Control Knob 2. FADER Control Knob 4. SCAN Button 6. BAND Selector 7. PRESET Button 5. TUNE/SEEK Select Button H260A01O...

  • Page 121

    5 seconds. To stop scanning, press the scan button again. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 5. TUNE (Manual) Select Button Press the ( ) side or ( ) side to increase or to decrease the frequency.

  • Page 122

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI HOW TO PRESET STATIONS Six AM and twelve FM stations may be pro- grammed into the memory of the radio. Then, by simply pressing the band select button and/or one of the six station select buttons, you may recall any of these stations instantly.

  • Page 123

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H260B01O-AAT COMPACT DISC PLAYER OPERATION (H260) (If installed) 4. SCAN Button 1.Playing CD 3. TRACK UP/DOWN 6. EJECT Button 2. FF/REW Button 5. REPEAT Button H260A01O...

  • Page 124

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B260D04O-AAT 1. Playing CD o Insert the CD with the label facing upward. o Insert the CD to start CD playback, during radio operation. o When a disc is in the CD deck, if you press the play button, the CD player will begin playing even if the radio is being used.

  • Page 125

    Avoid using CD-Recordable or CD- Rewritable as the player could not be operated in recording way of the CD maker. When using the compact disc player, professionally recorded CDs are recommended. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI...

  • Page 126

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B260E01E-AAT CD AUTO CHANGER (H260) (If installed) 6. SCAN Button 1. CD Select Button 3. TRACK UP/DOWN 4. FF/REW Button 5. REPEAT Button 2. DISC Select Button H260A01O...

  • Page 127

    CD button and the CD changer can be used even if the radio is being used. The Hyundai CD changer can hold up to eight discs. The disc number will be lit, and the track number, and elapsed time will be displayed.

  • Page 128

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Do not insert warped or poor quality discs into the CD changer as damage to the unit may occur. o Do not insert anything like coins into the changer slot as damage to the unit may occur.

  • Page 129

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H290A01O-AAT STEREO RADIO OPERATION (H290) (If installed) 8. SCAN Button 1. POWER ON/OFF VOLUME Control Knob 7. EQUALIZER Button 3. TREBLE/FAD Konb 5. PRESET Buttons 6. BAND Select Button 2. BASS/BALANCE Control Knob 4. TUNE/SEEK Select Button...

  • Page 130

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H290B04E-GAT 1. POWER ON-OFF Control Knob The radio unit may be operated when the ignition key is in the "ACC" or "ON" position. Press the button to switch the power on. The display shows the radio frequency in the radio mode,...

  • Page 131

    5 seconds. To stop scanning, press the scan button again. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Do not place beverages close to the audio system. The playback mechanism may be damaged if you spill them.

  • Page 132

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H290C01O-AAT CASSETTE TAPE PLAYER OPERATION (H290) (If installed) 3. TAPE PROGRAM Button 4. TAPE EJECT Button 1. FF/REW Button 6. DOLBY Button 5. EQUALIZER Button 2. AUTO MUSIC Select Button H290A01O...

  • Page 133

    Each press of the button changes the display as follows; CLASSIC → JAZZ → ROCK → DEFEAT FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 6. DOLBY Button If you get background noise during tape PLAY, you can reduce this considerably by merely pressing the DOLBY button.

  • Page 134

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H290E01O-AAT COMPACT DISC PLAYER OPERATION (H290) (If installed) 6. CD EJECT Button 2. FF/REW Button 4. REPEAT 1. CD Select Button 7. SCAN Button 5. EQUALIZER Button 3. TRACK UP/DOWN H290A01O...

  • Page 135

    6. CD EJECT Button When the button is pressed with a CD loaded, the CD will eject. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI 7. SCAN Button o Press the SCAN button to playback the first 10 seconds of each track. o Press the SCAN button again within 10 sec.

  • Page 136

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI o This equipment is designed to be used only in a 12 volt DC battery system with negative ground. o This unit is made of precision parts. Do not attempt to disassemble or adjust any parts.

  • Page 137

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI H290G01E-AAT CD AUTO CHANGER (H290) (If installed) 6. SCAN Button 7. EQUALIZER Button 3. TRACK UP/DOWN 4. FF/REW Button 5. REPEAT 2.DISC Select Button H290A01O 1. CD CHANGER Select Button...

  • Page 138

    "CD/CDC" button and the CD changer can be used even if the radio or cassette player is being used. The Hyundai CD changer can hold up to eight discs. The disc number will be lit, and the track number, and elapsed time will be displayed.

  • Page 139

    Never attempt to change CDs the already inserted in the CD changer magazine while the vehicle is moving. This could result in loss of control or an accident that may cause death, serious insury, or property damage. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI...

  • Page 140

    If you see any error indication in the display while using the system in the CD or Tape mode, find the cause in the chart below. If you cannot clear the error indication, take the car to your Hyundai dealer.

  • Page 141: Care Of Disc

    Wipe the surface clean with a clean soft cloth. If the surface is heavily soiled, dampen a clean soft cloth in a solution of mild neutral detergent to wipe it clean. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CARE OF CASSETTE TAPES B860A01A-AAT B860A01L...

  • Page 142

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI o Never leave a cassette inserted in the player when not being played. This could damage the tape player unit and the cassette tape. o We strongly recommend against the use of tapes longer than C-60 (60 minutes total).

  • Page 143: Antenna

    When reinstalling your antenna, it is important that it is fully tightened to ensure proper reception. FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI B870B01Y-AAT Power Antenna (If installed) B870B01E The antenna will automatically be extended when the radio power switch is turned on while the ignition key is in either the "ON"...

  • Page 144

    FEATURES OF YOUR HYUNDAI CAUTION: o Before turning on the radio, make sure that no one is near the antenna. o Before entering an automatic car wash or a place with a low height clearance, turn off the radio and be sure that the antenna is retracted and stored.

  • Page 145: Driving Your Hyundai

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI Before Starting the Engine ... 2-3 To Start The Engine ... 2-3 Key Positions ... 2-4 Starting ... 2-5 Operating the Manual Transaxle ... 2-6 Automatic Transaxle ... 2-8 Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) ... 2-12 Traction Control System (TCS) ... 2-12 Driving for Economy ...

  • Page 146: Driving Your Hyundai

    Hyundai dealer. o Do not run the engine in an enclosed area.

  • Page 147: Before Starting The Engine

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI TO START THE ENGINE C030A01A-AAT COMBINATION IGNITION SWITCH o If your Hyundai is equipped with a manual transaxle, place the shift lever in neutral and depress the clutch pedal fully. o If your Hyundai has an automatic transaxle, place the shift lever in "P"...

  • Page 148: Key Positions

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI KEY POSITIONS C040A01A-AAT WARNING: The engine should not be turned off or the key removed from the ignition key cylinder while the vehicle is in motion. The steering wheel is locked by removing the key. LOCK START C040A01E-1 o "START"...

  • Page 149: Starting

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI 4. Turn the ignition key to the "START" position and release it when the engine starts. After the engine has started, allow the engine to run for 10 to 20 seconds prior to placing the vehicle in gear.

  • Page 150: Operating The Manual Transaxle

    C070A03A-AAT OPERATING THE MANUAL TRANSAXLE HXDFL1023 Your Hyundai's manual transaxle has a con- ventional shift pattern. This shift pattern is im- printed on the shift knob. The transaxle is fully synchronized in all forward gears so shifting to either a higher or a lower gear is easily accom- plished.

  • Page 151

    45 (75) The shift points as shown above are recom- mended for optimum fuel economy and perfor- mance. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI C070D05O-AAT Good Driving Practices o Never take the car out of gear and coast down a hill. This is extremely hazardous.

  • Page 152: Automatic Transaxle

    AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE C090A02Y-AAT C090A01E-M The highly efficient Hyundai automatic transaxle has four forward speeds and one reverse speed. It has a conventional shift pattern as shown in the illustration. At night, with the multi- function switch turned on to the parking light or...

  • Page 153

    R (Reverse): Use for backing up the vehicle. Bring the car to a complete stop before shifting the selector lever to "R" position. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI C090D02A-AAT o N (Neutral): In the "N" position, the transaxle is in neutral, which means that no gears are engaged.

  • Page 154

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI C090F01A-AAT o 2 (Second gear): Use for driving on a slippery road, hill climbing or engine braking downhill. "2" automatically shifts between first and second gears. This means that no shift-up to 3rd gear is performed. However, the shift-up to third gear is done when the car speed exceeds a certain value to prevent the engine from over-revving.

  • Page 155

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI o In the event your vehicle leaves the road- way, do not steer sharply. Instead, slow down before pulling back into the travel lanes.

  • Page 156: Anti-lock Brake System (abs)

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) C120A01FC-AAT (If installed) The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) is designed to prevent wheel lock-up during sudden braking or on hazardous road surfaces. The ABS con- trol module monitors the wheel speed and con- trols the pressure applied to each brake.

  • Page 157

    4) When moving out of the mud or fresh snow, pressing the accelerator pedal may not cause the engine speed to in- crease due to TCS operation. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI C310D01O-AAT Indicators and Warning The TCS indicators should illuminate when the ignition key is turned to "ON"...

  • Page 158

    Hyundai dealer for assistance. o Don't coast down hills with the car out of gear. This is extremely hazardous. Keep the car...

  • Page 159: Driving For Economy

    (see Section 5 for details). o Keep your car clean. For maximum service, your Hyundai should be kept clean and free of corrosive materials. It is especially impor- tant that mud, dirt, ice, etc. not be allowed to accumulate on the underside of the car.

  • Page 160: Smooth Cornering

    Check Battery and Cables Winter puts additional burdens on the battery system. Visually inspect the battery and cables as described in Section 6. The level of charge in your battery can be checked by your Hyundai dealer or a service station.

  • Page 161

    Window washer anti- freeze is available from Hyundai dealers and most auto parts outlets. Do not use engine coolant or other types of anti-freeze as these may damage the paint finish.

  • Page 162: Trailer Or Vehicle Towing

    Since laws vary from State to State, the require- ments for towing trailers, cars, other types of vehicles, or apparatus may differ. Ask your Hyundai dealer for further details before towing. CAUTION: Do not do any towing with your car during its first 1,200 miles (2,000 km) in order to allow the engine to properly break in.

  • Page 163

    To eliminate this potentially dan- gerous situation, safety chains, attached be- tween your car and the trailer or towed vehicle, are required in most states. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI C190E03E-AAT Trailer Weight Limit Tongue load Total trailer weight...

  • Page 164

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI NOTE: 1. Never load the trailer with more weight in the back than in the front. About 60% of the trailer load should be in the front half on the trailer and the remaining 40% in the rear.

  • Page 165

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI 15. If you have to stop while going uphill, do not hold the vehicle in place by pressing on the accelerator.

  • Page 166: Vehicle Load Limit

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI VEHICLE LOAD LIMIT C190F02E-AAT Tire and Loading Information Label I030A03E The tire label located on the driver's side of the center pillar outer panel gives the original tire size, cold tire pressures recommended for your ve- hicle, the number of people that can be in your vehicle and vehicle capacity weight.

  • Page 167

    Consult this manual to determine how this re- duces the available cargo and lug- gage load capacity of your vehicle. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI Example 1 C190F01JM Item Description Total...

  • Page 168

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI Example 2 C190F02JM Item Description Total 1400 lbs Vehicle Capacity Weight (640 kg) Subtract Occupant Weight 750 lbs 150 lbs (70 kg) x 5 (350 kg) Available Cargo and 650 lbs Luggage Weight (290 kg) Example 3...

  • Page 169

    (or people) before putting them in the vehicle. Be careful not to overload your vehicle. DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: o Do not load your vehicle any heavier than the GVWR, either the maximum front or rear GAWR and vehicle capacity weight.

  • Page 170

    DRIVING YOUR HYUNDAI WARNING: o Overloading your vehicle can cause heat buildup in your vehicle's tires and possible tire failure that could lead to a crash. o Overloading your vehicle can cause increased stopping dis- tances that could lead to a crash.

  • Page 171

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY If the Engine will not Start ... 3-2 Jump Starting ... 3-3 If the Engine Overheats ... 3-4 Spare Tire ... 3-5 If You Have a Flat Tire ... 3-6 Changing A Flat Tire ... 3-6 If Your Vehicle Must be Towed ...

  • Page 172: What To Do In An Emergency

    Reconnect any that may be disconnected or loose. 3. Check the fuel line in the engine compart- ment. 4. If the engine still does not start, call a Hyundai dealer or seek other qualified assistance.

  • Page 173: Jump Starting

    Move cautiously off the road to a safe place. 2. Turn on your emergency flashers. 3. Try to start the engine again. If your vehicle will not start, contact a Hyundai dealer or seek other qualified assistance. JUMP STARTING D020A03A-AAT...

  • Page 174: If The Engine Overheats

    (page 6-8) to bring the fluid level in the reservoir up to the halfway mark. 7. Proceed with caution, keeping alert for fur- ther signs of overheating. If overheating happens again, call a Hyundai dealer for assistance.

  • Page 175: Spare Tire

    CAUTION: Serious loss of engine coolant indicates there is a leak in the cooling system and this should be checked as soon as possible by a Hyundai dealer. SPARE TIRE D040A01E-AAT TEMPORARY SPARE TIRE The following instructions for the tem- porary spare tire should be observed: 1.

  • Page 176: If You Have A Flat Tire

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY D040B01A-AAT Handling the Spare Tire HFC4014-A Remove the installation bolt to remove the spare tire. To replace the spare tire in its storage compartment, tighten the bolt firmly with your fingers until there is no more play in the spare tire.

  • Page 177

    D060B01E-AAT 1. Obtain Spare Tire and Tool Spare tire Jack HXD091-A Remove the spare tire and take out the jack and tool bag from the trunk. NOTE: The jack is located beneath the lug- gage mat in the vehicle trunk. D060C01A-AAT 2.

  • Page 178

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY D060E01A-AAT 4. Put the Jack in Place D060W01E The base of the jack should be placed on firm, level ground. The jack should be positioned as shown in the drawing. D060F03E-AAT 5. Raising the Vehicle Wrench bar Wheel nut wrench HFC4022...

  • Page 179

    D060G03Y-AAT 6. Changing Wheels D060G03E Loosen the wheel nuts and remove them with your fingers. Slide the wheel off the studs and lay it flat so it cannot roll away. To put the wheel on the hub, pick up the spare tire, line up the holes with the studs and slide the wheel onto them.

  • Page 180

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY D060H02A-AAT 7. Reinstall Wheel Nuts D060H02E To reinstall the wheel cover, hold it on the studs, put the wheel nuts on the studs and tighten them finger tight. The nuts should be installed with their small diameter ends directed inward.

  • Page 181: If Your Vehicle Must Be Towed

    TOWED D080A01O-GAT If your vehicle has to be towed, it should be done by your Hyundai dealer or a commercial tow truck service. This will help assure that your vehicle is not damaged in towing. Also, profes- sionals are generally aware of local laws gov- erning towing.

  • Page 182

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY D080B01O-GAT Towing the Vehicle dolly B080B03E Your vehicle can be towed by wheel lift type truck (1), (2) or flatbed equipment (3). CAUTION: o When towing the vehicle, take care not to cause damage to the bumper or under- body of the vehicle.

  • Page 183: Emergency Towing

    o Automatic Transaxle: Be sure to use a towing dolly under the front wheels. CAUTION: D080B02E A vehicle with an automatic transaxle should never be towed from the rear with the front wheels on the ground. This can cause se- rious damage to the transaxle.

  • Page 184: If You Lose Your Keys

    WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY IF YOU LOSE YOUR KEYS D120A01A-AAT If you lose your keys, many Hyundai dealers can make you a new key if you have your key number. If you lock the keys inside your vehicle and you cannot obtain a new key, many Hyundai dealers can use special tools to open the door for you.

  • Page 185: Corrosion Prevention & Appearance Care

    CORROSION PREVENTION & APPEARANCE CARE Corrosion Protection ... 4-2 To Help Prevent Corrosion ... 4-2 Washing and Waxing ... 4-3 Cleaning the Interior ... 4-5...

  • Page 186: Corrosion Protection

    Corrosion By using the most advanced design and con- struction practices to combat corrosion, Hyundai produces cars of the highest quality, However, this is only part of the job. To achieve long-term corrosion resistance your Hyundai can deliver, the owner's cooperation and assis- tance is also required.

  • Page 187: Washing And Waxing

    Use a good quality car-washing solution follow manufacturer's directions on the package. These are available at your Hyundai dealer or auto parts outlet. Don't use strong household detergents, gasoline, strong solvents or abra- sive cleaning powders as these may damage the finish.

  • Page 188

    To protect the paintwork of the car against corrosion, you must clean your Hyundai (at least once a month). Give special attention to the removal of salt, mud and other sub- stances on the underside of the splashboards of the car.

  • Page 189: Cleaning The Interior

    However, when cleaning the in- side of the rear window be careful not to damage the rear window defroster wiring. E050A01A-AAT Any Questions? If you have any questions about the care of your car, consult your Hyundai dealer.

  • Page 190

    VEHICLE MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS Maintenance Intervals ... 5-2 Scheduled Maintenance ... 5-4 Maintenance under Severe Usage Conditions ... 5-6 Explanation of Scheduled Maintenance Items ... 5-7...

  • Page 191: Vehicle Maintenance Requirements

    F010D01A-AAT General Checks These are the regular checks you should per- form when you drive your Hyundai or you fill the fuel tank. A list of these items will be found on page 6-3. F010E01A-AAT Do-It-Yourself Maintenance...

  • Page 192: Scheduled Maintenance

    Hyundai dealer. o If you choose to do your own maintenance and repairs, you may find it helpful to have an official Hyundai Shop Manual. A copy of this publication may be purchased at your Hyundai dealer's parts department. F020A02S-AAT...

  • Page 193: Scheduled Maintenance

    VEHICLE MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE F030A02A-AAT The following maintenance services must be performed to ensure good emission control and performance. Keep receipts for all vehicle emission services to protect your emission warranty. Where both mileage and time are shown, the frequency of service is determined by whichever occurs first. F030B06E-AAT R :Replace I : Inspect and, after inspection, clean, adjust, repair or replace if necessary.

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  • Page 195: Maintenance Under Severe Usage Conditions

    VEHICLE MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS MAINTENANCE UNDER SEVERE USAGE CONDITIONS F040A04E-AAT The following items must be serviced more frequently on cars normally used under severe driving conditions. Refer to the chart below for the appropriate maintenance intervals. R : Replace I : Inspect and, after inspection, clean, adjust, repair or replace if necessary MAINTENANCE ITEM ENGINE OIL AND FILTER AIR CLEANER FILTER...

  • Page 196: Explanation Of Scheduled Maintenance Items

    F060H01A-AAT o Air Cleaner Filter A Genuine Hyundai air cleaner filter is recom- mended when the filter is replaced. F060J01A-AAT o Spark Plugs Make sure to install new spark plugs of the correct heat range.

  • Page 197: Drive Belts

    Use HYUNDAI GENUINE ATF SP III, DIAMOND ATF SP III, SK ATF SP III or other brands meeting the SP III specifiction approved by Hyundai Motor Co.

  • Page 198: Suspension Mounting Bolts

    F070L01A-AAT o Suspension Mounting Bolts Check the suspension connections for loose- ness or damage. Retighten to the specified torque. F070M01A-AAT o Steering Gear Box, Linkage & Boots/ Lower arm Ball Joint With the vehicle stopped and engine off, check for excessive free-play in the steering wheel. Check the linkage for bends or damage.

  • Page 199: Do-it-yourself Maintenance

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE Engine Compartment ... 6-2 General Checks ... 6-3 Checking the Engine Oil ... 6-4 Changing the Oil and Filter ... 6-5 Checking and Changing the Engine Coolant ... 6-7 Changing the Air Cleaner Filter ... 6-9 Checking the Transaxle Oil (Manual) ... 6-12 Checking the Transaxle Fluid (Automatic) ...

  • Page 200: Engine Compartment

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE ENGINE COMPARTMENT G010A02E-GAT (2.0L CVVT/SULEV) 1. Power steering fluid reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake booster 4. Brake fluid reservoir 10 11 5. Clutch fluid reservoir (If installed) 6. Windshield washer fluid reservoir cap 7. Engine coolant reservoir 8.

  • Page 201: General Checks

    Seat control condition and operation o Seat belt condition and operation o Sunvisor operation If you notice anything that does not operate correctly or appears to be functioning incor- rectly, inspect it carefully and seek assistance from your Hyundai dealer if service is needed.

  • Page 202: Checking The Engine Oil

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE CHECKING THE ENGINE OIL G030A01A-AAT Engine oil is essential to the performance and service of the engine. It is suggested that you check the oil level at least once a week in normal use and more often if you are on a trip or driving in severe conditions.

  • Page 203: Changing The Oil And Filter

    G030D01O-AAT Adding Oil HXDFL009 If the oil level is close to or below the "L" mark, add oil until it reaches the "F" mark. To add oil: 1. Remove the oil filler cap by turning it counter- clockwise. 2. Add oil, then check the level again. Do not overfill.

  • Page 204

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE 2. Open the hood and remove the engine oil filler cap. 3. Slide underneath the car and loosen the drain plug by turning it counterclockwise with a wrench of the proper size. Be sure that a drain pan is in position to catch the oil as it drains out, then remove the drain plug.

  • Page 205: Checking And Changing The Engine Coolant

    CHECKING AND CHANGING THE ENGINE COOLANT G050A01A-AAT WARNING: Do not remove the radiator cap when the engine is hot. When the engine is hot, the engine coolant is under pressure and may erupt through the opening if the cap is removed.

  • Page 206

    "L" and "F". If the level is low, inspect for coolant leaks and recheck the fluid level frequently. If the level drops again, visit your Hyundai dealer for an inspection and diagnosis of the reason. G050D03A-AAT...

  • Page 207: Changing The Air Cleaner Filter

    To change the filter, unsnap the clips around the cover. When this is done, the cover can be lifted off, the old filter removed and the new filter put in its place. Genuine Hyundai Replacement Parts are recommended. CAUTION: o Operating your vehicle without a proper air filter in place can result in excessive engine wear.

  • Page 208

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G080B01HR-GAT Replacing the Wiper Blades To replace the wiper blades, raise the wiper to the vertical. To remove the wiper blade HHR5048 1. Push down the wiper blade with the locking clip (1) pressed to detach it from the wiper arm.

  • Page 209

    HHR5051 2. Pull up the wiper blade until you hear an audible "click" to engage in the end of the wiper arm. NOTE: Do not allow the wiper arm to fall against the windshield. FILLING THE WASHER RESERVOIR G090A02A-AAT G090A01E-A The washer fluid reservoir supplies fluid to the windshield washer systems.

  • Page 210: Checking The Transaxle Oil (manual)

    Transaxle lubricant in the manual transaxle should be checked at those intervals specified in the vehicle maintenance schedule in Section Recommended Oil Use only HYUNDAI GENUINE PARTS MTF 75W/85 (API GL-4) or equivalent in the manual transaxle. Manual Transaxle Oil Capacity The oil capacity of the manual transaxle is 2.27...

  • Page 211

    MOND ATF SP III, SK ATF SP III or other brands meeting the SP III specification ap- proved by Hyundai Motor Co.. If you are having your vehicle serviced at a facility other than a Hyundai dealer, verify ATF is used for your vehicle.

  • Page 212: Checking The Brakes

    Because brakes are essential to the safe operation of the car, it is suggested that they be checked and inspected by your Hyundai dealer. The brakes should be checked and inspected for wear at those intervals specified in the vehicle mainte- nance schedule in Section 5.

  • Page 213: Checking The Clutch Fluid

    Check to make certain that the clutch fluid level is always between the "MAX" and "MIN" level markings on the fluid reservoir. Fill as required. Fluid loss indicates a leak in the clutch system which should be inspected and repaired imme- diately. Consult your Hyundai dealer.

  • Page 214: Air Conditioning Care

    2. If the air coming out of the in-dash vents is not cold, have the air conditioning system inspected by your Hyundai dealer. CAUTION: Running the air conditioning system for extended periods of time with a low refrig- erant level may damage the compressor.

  • Page 215: Changing The Climate Control Air Filter

    22 lb. (98N), the deflection should be 0.315 inches (approx 8.0 mm). If the belt is too loose, have it adjusted by your Hyundai dealer. CHANGING THE CLIMATE CONTROL AIR FILTER B140E02E-AAT...

  • Page 216

    Use very light finger pressure and be sensitive to changes in resistance that mark the limits of the free-play. If the free-play is greater than specified, have it inspected by your Hyundai dealer and adjusted or repaired if necessary.

  • Page 217

    This is the brake pedal freeplay. The freeplay should be within the limits specified in the illustration. If it is not, have it inspected by your Hyundai dealer and adjusted or repaired if necessary. DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G180A01A-AAT Checking Brake Pedal Clearance 1.78 in.

  • Page 218: Checking Drive Belts

    If this ever happens, have a Hyundai dealer determine the cause, repair the system and replace the fusible link. The fusible links are located in a relay box in the engine compartment for easy inspection.

  • Page 219

    The fuse should be a snug fit. If it is not, have the fuse clip repaired or replaced by a Hyundai dealer. If you do not have a spare fuse, you may be...

  • Page 220: Checking The Battery

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE CHECKING THE BATTERY G210A01A-AAT D010B02E WARNING: Batteries can be dangerous! When working with batteries, carefully observe the follow- ing precautions to avoid serious injuries. The fluid in the battery contains a strong solution of sulfuric acid, which is poisonous and highly corrosive.

  • Page 221

    WARNING: Always read the following in- structions carefully when han- dling a battery. Keep lighted cigarettes and all other flames or sparks away from the battery. Hydrogen, which is a highly com- bustible gas, is always present in battery cells and may explode if ignited.

  • Page 222: Power Steering Fluid Level

    YOUR HYUNDAI If you desire additional information about main- taining and servicing your Hyundai, you may purchase a factory Shop Manual at your Hyundai dealer's parts department. This is the same manual used by dealership technicians and while it is highly technical it can be useful in obtaining a better understanding of your car and how it works.

  • Page 223

    7. Adjust each cut-off line of the low beam to the parallel line with a phillips screwdriver - VERTICAL AIMING WARNING: Horizontal aiming should be adjusted by an authorized Hyundai Dealer. G290B03E-AAT Adjustment After Headlight Assembly Replacement 1.18 in. (30mm) Vertical line Horizontal line "P"...

  • Page 224: Replacement Of Light Bulbs

    If the water leaks into the lamp bulb circuitry, have the vehicle checked by an Authorized Hyundai Dealer. G270A01A-AAT HEADLIGHT AND FRONT TURN SIG- NAL LIGHT...

  • Page 225

    HXDFL1009 5. Disconnect the power cord from the back of the headlight. HXDFL1010 6. Turn the plastic cover counterclockwise and remove it. HXDFL1011 7. Push the bulb spring to remove the headlight bulb. DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE HXDFL1013-1 8. Remove the protective cap from the re- placement bulb and install the new bulb by matching the plastic base with the headlight hole.

  • Page 226

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G270A03O WARNING: This halogen bulb contains gas under pres- sure and if impacted could shatter, result- ing in flying fragments. Always wear eye protection when servicing the bulb. Protect the bulb against abrasions or scratches and against liquids when lighted. Turn the bulb on only when installing in a headlight.

  • Page 227

    4. To replace the rear combination light, re- move it from the bulb holder and install the new bulb. (1) Stop/Tail light (2) Side marker light (3) Rear turn signal light (4) Back up light 5 Door (Luggage compartment) 1. Open the tail gate. HXDFL334 2.

  • Page 228

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE HXDFL332 Back up light Tail light HXDFL333 3. To replace the rear combination light, re- move it from the bulb holder and install the new bulb. G270C01L-GAT LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT LIGHT 4 Door 1. Open the trunk lid. HXDFL341A 2.

  • Page 229

    5Door 1. Open the tail gate. HXDFL341 2. Remove the luggage compartment light cover on the right side package tray panel with pushing it. HXDFL343 3. Disconnect the power cord. HTB284 4. Replace with a new bulb. DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G270E01E-AAT SIDE MARKER LIGHT HXDFL338 1.

  • Page 230

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE HXDFL339 2. Disconnect the power cord. HXDFL340 3. Replace with a new bulb. G270G01E-GAT INTERIOR LIGHT Room Light Screwdriver HXDFL1020 1. Remove the plastic cover with a flat blade screwdriver. HXDFL1021 2. Replace with a new bulb.

  • Page 231

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G270H01E-GAT Map Light (If installed) G270H01E-A 2. Replace with a new bulb. B460D02E-A 1. Remove the plastic cover with a flat blade screwdriver.

  • Page 232: Bulb Wattage

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE BULB WATTAGE G280A04E-AAT (Low beam) (High beam) Part Name Wattage Head Light (High/Low) 55/55 Front Fog Light Front Turn Signal Light Side Marker Light Map Light Interior Room Light Front Door Edge Warning Light High Mounted Stop Light 4 Door 4 DOOR Soket type...

  • Page 233: Fuse Panel Description

    FUSE PANEL DESCRIPTION G200B01E-AAT Engine Compartment G280B01E NOTE: Not all fuse panel descriptions in this manual may be applicable to your vehicle. It is accurate at the time of printing. When you inspect the fuse box on your vehicle, refer to the fuse box label. FUSE DESCRIPTION RATING...

  • Page 234

    DO-IT-YOURSELF MAINTENANCE G200D01E-GAT Inner Panel G280D01E FUSE DESCRIPTION RATING T/SIG Turn signal lamps, Back-up lamp CLUSTER Pre-excitation resistor, Instrument cluster (IND) A/BAG SRS control HAZARD Hazard relay, Hazard lamps A/C SW A/C Control TAIL-RH Short connector, Illumination lamps, Tail lamp (RH), Head lamp washer TAIL-LH Tail lamp (LH), Exterior lamps START...

  • Page 235: Emission Control Systems

    EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS Emission Control System ... 7-2 Catalytic Converter ... 7-3...

  • Page 236: Emission Control System

    In order to ensure the proper function of the emission control systems, it is recommended that you have your car inspected and main- tained by an authorized Hyundai dealer in ac- cordance with the maintenance schedule in this manual. H010B01A-AAT 1.

  • Page 237: Catalytic Converter

    Remember that your Hyundai dealer is your best source of assistance. EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS WARNING: o Do not stop your Hyundai over any com- bustible material such as grass, paper, leaves or rags. These materials might contact the hot catalytic converter and a...

  • Page 238: Consumer Information, Reporting Safety Defects

    Tire Balancing ... 8-10 Tire Traction ... 8-10 When to Replace Tires ... 8-11 Spare Tire and Tools ... 8-12 Warranties for Your Hyundai Vehicle ... 8-13 Consumer Information ... 8-13 Reporting Safety Defects ... 8-15 Binding Arbitration (U.S.A only) ... 8-16...

  • Page 239: Vehicle Identification Number (vin)

    TIRES I020A02A-AAT TIRE INFORMATION The tires supplied on your new Hyundai are chosen to provide the best perfor- mance for normal driving. If you ever have questions about your tire warranty and where to obtain ser-...

  • Page 240: Recommended Cold Tire Inflation Pressures

    Replace tires that are worn, show uneven wear, or are damaged. See page 8-11. o Remember to check the pressure of your spare tire. Hyundai recom- mends that you check the spare every time you check the pressure of the other tires on your vehicle.

  • Page 241

    Keep your tire pressures at the proper levels. If a tire frequently needs refilling, have it checked by your Hyundai Dealer. o Overinflation produces a harsh ride, excessive wear at the center of the tire tread, and a greater possibility of damage from road hazards.

  • Page 242: Checking Tire Inflation Pressure

    I035A01JM-AAT CHECKING TIRE INFLATION PRES- SURE Check your tires once a month or more. Also, check the tire pressure of the spare tire. How to Check Use a good quality gauge to check tire pressure. You cannot tell if your tires are properly inflated simply by looking at them.

  • Page 243

    CONSUMER INFORMATION, REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS & BINDING ARBITRATION OF WARRANTY CLAIMS 1. Manufacturer or Brand name o Manufacturer or Brand name is shown. 2. Tire size (example: P195/60R15 87H) o The "P" indicates the tire is de- signed for passenger vehicles. A "T"...

  • Page 244

    6. Maximum load rating This number indicates the maximum load in kilograms and pounds that can be carried by the tire. When replacing the tires on the vehicle, always use a tire that has the same load rating as the factory installed tire.

  • Page 245: All Season Tires

    I040B01JM-AAT ALL SEASON TIRES Hyundai specifies all season tires on some models to provide good perfor- mance for use all year round, including snowy and icy road conditions. All sea- son tires are identified by ALL SEASON and/or M+S (Mud and Snow) on the tire sidewall.

  • Page 246: Tire Chains

    (12,000 km). If you notice that tires are wearing unevenly between ro- tations, have the car checked by a Hyundai dealer so the cause may be corrected. After rotating, adjust the tire pressures and be sure to check the wheel nut...

  • Page 247: Tire Balancing

    TIRE BALANCING A tire that is out of balance may affect handling and tire wear. The tires on your Hyundai were balanced before the car was delivered but may need balancing again during the years you own the car. Whenever a tire is dismounted for re- pair, it should be rebalanced before being reinstalled on the car.

  • Page 248: When To Replace Tires

    Wheels that do not meet Hyundai's specifications may fit poorly and result in damage to the vehicle or unusual handling and poor ve-...

  • Page 249: Spare Tire And Tools

    Refer to this page for further infor- mation and tread limits. SPARE TIRE AND TOOLS I100A02E-AAT HXD091-A Your Hyundai is delivered with the fol- lowing: Spare tire and wheel Wheel nut wrench, Wrench bar Jack...

  • Page 250: Warranties For Your Hyundai Vehicle

    I110A01A-AAT SHOP MANUAL A Hyundai Shop Manual is available from your authorized Hyundai dealer. It's written for pro- fessional technicians, but is simple enough for most mechanically-inclined owners to under- stand. I120A03A-AAT WARRANTIES FOR YOUR HYUNDAI VEHICLE Please consult your Owner's Handbook &...

  • Page 251

    CONSUMER INFORMATION, REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS & BINDING ARBITRATION OF WARRANTY CLAIMS Traction AA, A, B, C - The traction grades, from highest to lowest, are AA, A, B, and C. Those grades represent the tire's ability to stop on wet pave- ment as measured under controlled conditions on specified government test surfaces of asphalt and concrete.

  • Page 252: Reporting Safety Defects

    I130D04A-AAT Hyundai motor vehicles are designed and manu- factured to meet or exceed all applicable safety standards. For your safety, however, we strongly urge you to read and follow all directions in this Owner's Manual, particularly the information under the headings "NOTE", "CAUTION"...

  • Page 253: Binding Arbitration (u.s.a Only)

    You will not be responsible for paying filing and hearing fees above $275.00. All other arbitration costs shall be borne by Hyundai Motor America. You are not responsible to pay any of the costs Hyundai incurs. This Binding Arbitration Agreement shall not deprive you of any remedies avail- able to you under applicable law.

  • Page 254: Vehicle Specifications

    VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS Measurement ... 9-2 Engine ... 9-3 Lubrication Chart ... 9-4...

  • Page 255

    VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS J010A02E-GAT MEASUREMENT 4 Door Overall length 178.1 (4525) Overall width 67.9 (1725) Overall height (unladen) Wheel base Wheel tread Front Rear J020A01E-AAT POWER STEERING Type Rack and pinion Wheel free play 0 ~ 1.18 in. (0 ~ 30 mm) Rack stroke 5.67 in.

  • Page 256

    ENGINE J070A06E-AAT ITEMS Engine Type Idle Speed (RPM) Intake Valve Clearance For adjusting Exhaust (Cold engine : 20±5°C) Intake For checking Exhaust Ignition Timing (Base) Firing Order Oil Grade SPECIFICATIONS 2.0 DOHC CVVT 2.0L 4 Cylinder in-line DOHC 700 ± 100 (A/CON OFF) 750 ±...

  • Page 257

    ILSAC GF-3 or ABOVE Manual HYUNDAI GENUINE PARTS MTF 75W/85 (API GL-4) Transaxle HYUNDAI GENUINE ATF SP III, DIAMOND ATF SP III, SK ATF Auto SP III or other brands meeting the SP III specification approved by Hyundai Motor Co..

  • Page 258: Index


  • Page 259

    Parking light auto off ... 1-58 Turn signal operation ... 1-57 Consumer Information ... 8-13 Cooling Fans ... 6-23 Corrosion protection Cleaning the interior ... 4-5 Protecting your Hyundai from corrosion ... 4-2 Washing and waxing ... 4-3 Cruise Control ... 1-80...

  • Page 260

    Defrosting / Defogging ... 1-91 Door Locking, unlocking front door with a key ... 1-5 Drink Holder ... 1-65 Drive Belts ... 6-20 Driving Driving for economy ... 2-15 Smooth cornering ... 2-16 Winter driving ... 2-16 Emission Control System ... 7-2 Engine Before starting the engine ...

  • Page 261

    INDEX High-Mounted Rear Stoplight ... 1-74 Hood Release ... 1-74 Horn ... 1-80 Ignition Switch ... 2-3 Instrument Cluster and Indicator Lights ... 1-44 Instrument Panel Light Control (Rheostat) ... 1-62 Jump Starting ... 3-3 ... 1-3 If you lose your keys ... 3-13 Positions ...

  • Page 262

    Seat Belts 3-point system ... 1-20 Pretensioner seat belt ... 1-31 Adjusting your seat belt ... 1-22 Care of seat belts ... 1-19 Shop Manual ... 8-13 Speedometer ... 1-52 Starting Procedure ... 2-5 Steering Wheel Freeplay ... 6-18 Steering Wheel Tilt Lever ... 1-79 Stereo Sound System ...

  • Page 263

    A000A01A-AAT This Owner's Manual should be considered a part of the car and remain with it when it is sold for the use of the next owner. ORIGINAL OWNER ADDRESS CITY DELIVERY DATE DEALER NAME ADDRESS CITY OWNER'S I.D. STATE ZIP CODE (Date Sold to Original Retail Purchaser) DEALER NO.

  • Page 264

    “N” (Neutral) position. Then check the level of fluid on the dipstick. Use only HYUNDAI GENUINE ATF SP III, DIAMOND ATF SP III, SK ATF SP III or other brands meeting the SP III specification approved by Hyundai Motor Co..

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