Many Hyundai models are used as taxis through Asia, so they’re pretty bullet proof. How good of an opportunity is this? The Hyundai Sonata Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 5th out of 24 for midsize cars. .LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH{fill:var(--newRedditTheme-actionIcon);height:18px;width:18px}.LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH rect{stroke:var(--newRedditTheme-metaText)}._3J2-xIxxxP9ISzeLWCOUVc{height:18px}.FyLpt0kIWG1bTDWZ8HIL1{margin-top:4px}._2ntJEAiwKXBGvxrJiqxx_2,._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{height:24px;vertical-align:middle;width:24px}._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;display:-ms-inline-flexbox;display:inline-flex;-ms-flex-direction:row;flex-direction:row;-ms-flex-pack:center;justify-content:center} Any thoughts or things I need to know? Subreddit dedicated to the auto maker Hyundai. I'd say this, reliability nowadays is at the point where unless there's a pretty widespread, major issue (see: early Nissan CVT's, the 2011-14 Hyundai 2.4L engine, mid-2000's Odyssey transmissions) you're really comparing very small percentages; I'm making these numbers up but let's say if the average Toyota will have a 98.9% chance of making it to 100K without any major issues, the average Hyundai will have a 96.5% chance and the average Fiat will have an 88.2% chance. They contact me if there are any recalls Hyundai subsequently made several modificatons to the front structure of the car since its introduction in early 2010, with the final change effective as of September 2010. I’ve owned 2 Elantras and a Sonata previously, but never one this old. View the 2012 Hyundai Sonata reliability ratings and recall information at U.S. News & World Report. So I'm kind of biased. Power Predicted Reliability rating. ._3Im6OD67aKo33nql4FpSp_{border:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-sidebarWidgetBorderColor);border-radius:5px 5px 4px 4px;overflow:visible;word-wrap:break-word;background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);padding:12px}.lnK0-OzG7nLFydTWuXGcY{font-size:10px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:12px;text-transform:uppercase;padding-bottom:4px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-navIcon)} Perhaps they're resolved those issues but I can't say. This is a subreddit dedicated to the discussion of the Hyundai Sonata. As a 15 year tech of Hyundai, those things are literally bullet proof. http://www.autobytel.com/new-cars/hyundai/sonata-hybrid/?id=32972 The 2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid looks nothing like its gas powered brother. It's well over a 180,000 miles and still runs like new. I have spilled Water in Center Console Storage. Recently the driver side aesthetic grill fell off. I wanted to know if there is anything under the console that the water can Get reliability information for the 2012 Hyundai Sonata from Consumer Reports, which combines extensive survey data and expert technical knowledge. I've had the steering wheel wrap replaced, shift knob replaced, shift boot replaced, seat adjustment handles break, rear coat hook just popped out while driving, and like many Elantra owners from the same era I've gone through more tail light bulbs than I can count. They had a Sonata at the dealership where I bought my Elantra Sport, it had over 300,000 miles on it. 2012 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 by car nut from Illinois on Tue Jan 17 2012 Very well engineered. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Bought it with 40 some k miles, drive it well over 160k miles. Made the mistake of buying a VW... I’m looking forward to how far my 2018 Sonata takes me. There's some things that Hyundai is still behind on, like their suspension parts. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Just like the Santa Fe, the 2011 and 2012 Hyundai Sonata had the same catastrophic engine failures with engines seizing at random and leaving many customers without working cars. I'd say this, reliability nowadays is at the point where unless there's a pretty widespread, major issue (see: early Nissan CVT's, the 2011-14 Hyundai 2.4L engine, mid-2000's Odyssey transmissions) you're really comparing very I’m looking at buying a 2010 Sonata with approximately 135k miles from a private seller for $5k. The average annual repair cost is $458 which means it has excellent ownership costs. Though people I know with the 2014-2015 Santa Fe, Santa Fe Sport, and Sorento are pleased by all accounts. There are 209 reviews for the 2012 Hyundai Sonata, click through to see what your fellow consumers are saying. .c_dVyWK3BXRxSN3ULLJ_t{border-radius:4px 4px 0 0;height:34px;left:0;position:absolute;right:0;top:0}._1OQL3FCA9BfgI57ghHHgV3{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;-ms-flex-pack:start;justify-content:flex-start;margin-top:32px}._1OQL3FCA9BfgI57ghHHgV3 ._33jgwegeMTJ-FJaaHMeOjV{border-radius:9001px;height:32px;width:32px}._1OQL3FCA9BfgI57ghHHgV3 ._1wQQNkVR4qNpQCzA19X4B6{height:16px;margin-left:8px;width:200px}._39IvqNe6cqNVXcMFxFWFxx{display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex;margin:12px 0}._39IvqNe6cqNVXcMFxFWFxx ._29TSdL_ZMpyzfQ_bfdcBSc{-ms-flex:1;flex:1}._39IvqNe6cqNVXcMFxFWFxx .JEV9fXVlt_7DgH-zLepBH{height:18px;width:50px}._39IvqNe6cqNVXcMFxFWFxx ._3YCOmnWpGeRBW_Psd5WMPR{height:12px;margin-top:4px;width:60px}._2iO5zt81CSiYhWRF9WylyN{height:18px;margin-bottom:4px}._2iO5zt81CSiYhWRF9WylyN._2E9u5XvlGwlpnzki78vasG{width:230px}._2iO5zt81CSiYhWRF9WylyN.fDElwzn43eJToKzSCkejE{width:100%}._2iO5zt81CSiYhWRF9WylyN._2kNB7LAYYqYdyS85f8pqfi{width:250px}._2iO5zt81CSiYhWRF9WylyN._1XmngqAPKZO_1lDBwcQrR7{width:120px}._3XbVvl-zJDbcDeEdSgxV4_{border-radius:4px;height:32px;margin-top:16px;width:100%}._2hgXdc8jVQaXYAXvnqEyED{animation:_3XkHjK4wMgxtjzC1TvoXrb 1.5s ease infinite;background:linear-gradient(90deg,var(--newCommunityTheme-field),var(--newCommunityTheme-inactive),var(--newCommunityTheme-field));background-size:200%}._1KWSZXqSM_BLhBzkPyJFGR{background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-sidebarWidgetBackgroundColor);border-radius:4px;padding:12px;position:relative;width:auto} Because every time I have looked they have been below average (nevermind at the top) for reliability and certainly not top at safety. It's annoying and this post will be down voted because of it. Just looking to see from anyone who has had a delete done on their 2018-2019 sport, thanks. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. .FIYolDqalszTnjjNfThfT{max-width:256px;white-space:normal;text-align:center} The 10 year 100k mile warranty will probably cover most of your concerns anyways, as long as you keep up with the regular maintenance. Thanks for your input! Discussions about Hyundai Group corporate cousin Kia are also welcome, though they should really go in /r/Kia. There is a Sonata at my dealership that has 501k. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. ._2cHgYGbfV9EZMSThqLt2tx{margin-bottom:16px;border-radius:4px}._3Q7WCNdCi77r0_CKPoDSFY{width:75%;height:24px}._2wgLWvNKnhoJX3DUVT_3F-,._3Q7WCNdCi77r0_CKPoDSFY{background:var(--newCommunityTheme-field);background-size:200%;margin-bottom:16px;border-radius:4px}._2wgLWvNKnhoJX3DUVT_3F-{width:100%;height:46px} My real review or should I say rant, on the 2012 Hyundai sonata.. .s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-metaText);padding-top:5px}.s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f._19JhaP1slDQqu2XgT3vVS0{color:#ea0027} Meanwhile, Honda has had some reliability issues for the least 15 years (transmissions). It is comfortable and a great looking family car. Got rid of it because I was bored, to be honest. 2012 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L SE My 2012 Hyundai sonata has been a very reliable car for me. I have removed the matt and wipe as much as I can. It only has 20,500 miles on it which is great. I know Hyundai has come a long way improving reliability, but does it compete with the Honda's and Toyota's? Power Predicted Reliability rating. No joke. You'll hear people who have gone 250K miles on their Hyundais with zero issues, and you'll hear from people who are on their third Theta engine after 59K miles. Since when? ._3-SW6hQX6gXK9G4FM74obr{display:inline-block;vertical-align:text-bottom;width:16px;height:16px;font-size:16px;line-height:16px} Just don't get a DCT, as they haven't been refined enough as a regular automatic. 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It is now around 165,000km and the only thing to go has been the sensor that detects the chip in the key and that was when it was still in warranty. Hyundai has drastically advanced in technology and reputation in the last 10 years. Get reliability information for the 2014 Hyundai Sonata from Consumer Reports, which combines extensive survey data and expert technical knowledge. We'd primarily been considering a 2017 CRV. ._1PeZajQI0Wm8P3B45yshR{fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._1PeZajQI0Wm8P3B45yshR._3axV0unm-cpsxoKWYwKh2x{fill:#ea0027} However, I would never put my family actually in it. I want to justify the new car purchase of the Hyundai, which would cost about $6k more than a 2 year old CRV. Get reliability information for the 2015 Hyundai Sonata from Consumer Reports, which combines extensive survey data and expert technical knowledge. The auto manufacturer extended the powertrain Our reliability score is based on the J.D. View all 18 consumer vehicle reviews for the Used 2012 Hyundai Sonata Limited 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A) on Edmunds, or submit your own review of the 2012 Sonata. Additionally, the warranty should cover me from any huge problems for about the life of us keeping the vehicle. /*# sourceMappingURL=https://www.redditstatic.com/desktop2x/chunkCSS/ReredditLink.f7b66a91705891e84a09.css.map*/Hyundai/Kia vehicles have come a long way in the last decade, and their commitment to quality assurance has improved greatly. And I've been eyeing a V8 Genesis The severity and frequency of repairs are lower than other vehicles, so the Sonata is … For this three-up, we collected the most popular trims -- 2012 Hyundai Sonata GLS, 2012 Toyota Camry LE, and 2012 Volkswagen Passat SE -- to determine which would prove most popular among us. You can tell with the Consumer Reports results and other reviews about previous models. /*# sourceMappingURL=https://www.redditstatic.com/desktop2x/chunkCSS/IdCard.de628c13230c59091a5d.css.map*/._2JU2WQDzn5pAlpxqChbxr7{height:16px;margin-right:8px;width:16px}._3E45je-29yDjfFqFcLCXyH{margin-top:16px}._13YtS_rCnVZG1ns2xaCalg{font-family:Noto Sans,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-weight:400;line-height:18px;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex}._1m5fPZN4q3vKVg9SgU43u2{margin-top:12px}._17A-IdW3j1_fI_pN-8tMV-{display:inline-block;margin-bottom:8px;margin-right:5px}._5MIPBF8A9vXwwXFumpGqY{border-radius:20px;font-size:12px;font-weight:500;letter-spacing:0;line-height:16px;padding:3px 10px;text-transform:none}._5MIPBF8A9vXwwXFumpGqY:focus{outline:unset} Hyundai 2.4 Engine Problems- Lawsuit Settlement Back in September 2015, Hyundai recalled over 400,000 Sonata sedans from 2011 and 2012 for faulty engine components. .ehsOqYO6dxn_Pf9Dzwu37{margin-top:0;overflow:visible}._2pFdCpgBihIaYh9DSMWBIu{height:24px}._2pFdCpgBihIaYh9DSMWBIu.uMPgOFYlCc5uvpa2Lbteu{border-radius:2px}._2pFdCpgBihIaYh9DSMWBIu.uMPgOFYlCc5uvpa2Lbteu:focus,._2pFdCpgBihIaYh9DSMWBIu.uMPgOFYlCc5uvpa2Lbteu:hover{background-color:var(--newRedditTheme-navIconFaded10);outline:none}._38GxRFSqSC-Z2VLi5Xzkjy{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._2DO72U0b_6CUw3msKGrnnT{border-top:none;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-metaText);cursor:pointer;padding:8px 16px 8px 8px;text-transform:none}._2DO72U0b_6CUw3msKGrnnT:hover{background-color:#0079d3;border:none;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-body)} FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE Recall Date: 02/28/2020 Summary: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2013-2014 Sonata … based off that one purchase my whole family became hyundai owners. The 2012 Hyundai Sonata sports those same design elements and is essentially a carryover from the much changed and improved 2011 Sonata. If you can still find a 2018 on a lot, you can low-ball the hell out of them and get a great deal, that's what we did. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. ._12xlue8dQ1odPw1J81FIGQ{display:inline-block;vertical-align:middle} ._3gbb_EMFXxTYrxDZ2kusIp{margin-bottom:24px;text-transform:uppercase;width:100%}._3gbb_EMFXxTYrxDZ2kusIp:last-child{margin-bottom:10px} If this were the 80's you might be looking at percentages of 85% / 65% / 35%, which might sway a decision, but nowadays I'd say just buy the car you really want and no matter what it is, odds are it will be a dependable vehicle. Lots of technology and comfort features.The control/dial system for this car's technology features is easy to ._9ZuQyDXhFth1qKJF4KNm8{padding:12px 12px 40px}._2iNJX36LR2tMHx_unzEkVM,._1JmnMJclrTwTPpAip5U_Hm{font-size:16px;font-weight:500;line-height:20px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-bodyText);margin-bottom:40px;padding-top:4px}._306gA2lxjCHX44ssikUp3O{margin-bottom:32px}._1Omf6afKRpv3RKNCWjIyJ4{font-size:18px;font-weight:500;line-height:22px;border-bottom:2px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-line);color:var(--newCommunityTheme-bodyText);margin-bottom:8px;padding-bottom:8px}._2Ss7VGMX-UPKt9NhFRtgTz{margin-bottom:24px}._3vWu4F9B4X4Yc-Gm86-FMP{border-bottom:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-line);margin-bottom:8px;padding-bottom:2px}._3vWu4F9B4X4Yc-Gm86-FMP:last-of-type{border-bottom-width:0}._2qAEe8HGjtHsuKsHqNCa9u{font-size:14px;font-weight:500;line-height:18px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-bodyText);padding-bottom:8px;padding-top:8px}.c5RWd-O3CYE-XSLdTyjtI{padding:8px 0}._3whORKuQps-WQpSceAyHuF{font-size:12px;font-weight:400;line-height:16px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon);margin-bottom:8px}._1Qk-ka6_CJz1fU3OUfeznu{margin-bottom:8px}._3ds8Wk2l32hr3hLddQshhG{font-weight:500}._1h0r6vtgOzgWtu-GNBO6Yb,._3ds8Wk2l32hr3hLddQshhG{font-size:12px;line-height:16px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._1h0r6vtgOzgWtu-GNBO6Yb{font-weight:400}.horIoLCod23xkzt7MmTpC{font-size:12px;font-weight:400;line-height:16px;color:#ea0027}._33Iw1wpNZ-uhC05tWsB9xi{margin-top:24px}._2M7LQbQxH40ingJ9h9RslL{font-size:12px;font-weight:400;line-height:16px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon);margin-bottom:8px} Just a small matter of the engines seizing. That's not a fair comparison. 2012 Hyundai Elantra overview Consumer Reviews 4.2 2012 Hyundai Elantra Write a Review Get Kelley Blue Book® Pricing 5 60 % 4 20 % 3 7 % 2 7 % 1 6 % … View all 110 consumer vehicle reviews for the Used 2012 Hyundai Sonata on Edmunds, or submit your own review of the 2012 Sonata. 2012 Sonata limited w/2.0 turbocharged engine. Generally speaking the resale market is an accurate representation of the reliability and retained value of a vehicle Get reliability information for the 2013 Hyundai Sonata from Consumer Reports, which combines extensive survey data and expert technical knowledge. The Reliability score is based on our latest subscriber survey of 2012 Hyundai Sonata owners. However, there are some issues with the 2011 and 2012 Sonata. That's a really good way of looking at it. Hyundai's are very reliable and you can't beat their warranty. 1999 Tiburon Fx - 125,000 miles (totaled due to another driver), 2002 Santa Fe - 160,000 miles (sold and still running), 2007 Veracruz - 190,000 miles (sold and still running). Reliability wise it has been great. ._3bX7W3J0lU78fp7cayvNxx{max-width:208px;text-align:center} Minor electrical issues, readily self … Tires, brakes, oil, and a starter. It really is hard to give you a definite answer since so many factors will affect your individual experience, but generally you won't run into any major issues that will make you regret your purchase. 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