really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
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Average Mileage:
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problem #1

Jun 072006

Elantra 4-cyl

  • miles
2002 Elantra surged forward when brakes were applied. The dealer attributed the violent acceleration as possibly being due to the thick rubber floor mat which may have been wedge under the accelerator, however the consumer disagreed with that theory stating when he started the vehicle, the floor mat was at least 6-9 inches away from the accelerator. The consumer, his wife and the mechanic all experienced the sudden acceleration.

- Saint Paul, MN, USA