Transmission problem 2001 Hyundai Accent 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual About 2 weeks ago it became harder and harder to shift. Clutch nevwer orked right after that. The problem continued for months. For more information, refer to this page:. I only paid for the first trans - my mechanic covered rest. Also, if for some reason, I do give incorrect instructions, and something breaks because you followed my instructions, I still will not reimburse, or pay, in any way, for whatever cost that may be incurred due to following my wrong instructions.
Removed bolt, sealed, reinstalled bolt. If it can't read the exhaust correctly, then it gives bad info to the engine's computer chip and screws everything up. Noticed trans fluid was dark brown and smelled burnt. Diagnosed as a worn high-pressure power-steering hose. So the next time you need to overhaul you manual transmission remember - all transmissions rebuild kits are not the same - you can never make a poor decision by choosing the best. Replacement transmission installed with new clutch and pressure plate.
Tightened down half shaft nuts as interim fix. Also, an update on my previous repair at 103,000 miles: They replaced the automatic transmission sensor. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2001 Accent is 142 while the average number of problems reported for the 23 model years of the Hyundai Accent is 72. Clutch plate cannot fully disengaged from engine flywheel. Same as before - bought another car today so Hyundai can spend extended time at shop.
Dealer was able to pull codes and determine that this was a known problem with an oil sensor. The timing belt has 124,000 miles on it, unless the original owner changed it at 60,000 miles, which I doubt. This happened back in Nov. But lately they have had a few vehicles with the same problem I think this should be a recall. Boot had been worn previously, so shaft was exposed to dirt, etc. And b if a transmission is in such bad shape that a fluid change will wreck it, then its going to go soon anyway.
It usually happens when the car has been sitting overnight or the first shift after the car was driven for a while and sitting. Thanks Kevin What were the actual codes? Removed switch and jumped circuit while waiting for part. This causes wear on the clutch; over time it will require replacement. Heather Hi Heather, You did not describe the symptoms very clearly so I need to confirm this. We provide a complete line of manual transmission rebuild kits and parts are available for the following Hyundai models: Accent, Elantra, Excel, Scoupe, Sonata, Santa Fe, Tiburon and Tucson. Noticed while mechanic was replacing clutch.
We checked the reverse lights and there would not work. Something got lubed and all is fine again. Mechanic found stress fractures in 2 main components, one was because of improper bearing seating. Had to remove the filter to access the blockage to remove it. The factory upgraded them to metal washers. The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2001 Hyundai Accent in 2001.
Ready the following day without problems. Replaced transmission sensor under warranty. If your pickup filter is plugged that could cause a ton of problems. Since the trans fluid was due for changing at 60k we are at 54k had it changed. Car rpms increase and motor sounds like it is reeving up but no speed increase.
Is it easy to shift gears when stationary? Dealer said it had to do with the plastic washers used between the cv joint and the transmission. Dealer says there's nothing wrong with it so I will wait until it breaks. Car had a hard rattle after released from shop and had to be brought in just to find out what wasn't tightened properly. If it smells burnt at all then you really have to do something with it. Once those are out, you can easily pull the axles out of the transmission. Don't know how long it had been that way. They refused to pay for it.