The split rear seatback folds down to yield additional cargo space. As far as repairs, we did have to replace the fuel injectors in October, but no other problems at all since. The identical failure occurred when someone other than the owner was driving the vehicle and the rear passenger tire was damaged. When I looked underneath the car, I could see where a piece of the frame failed. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. Performance Two hard-working engines power the 2003 Hyundai Tiburon lineup. A smoothly integrated, monochromatic bumper houses nicely Frenched foglamps.
Rear-seat head restraints lock into their selected positions and ratchet forward, making them more effective at preventing injuries. The local dealer was a dismal failure at customer service. The leather-clad seats, front and rear, are comfortable, balancing on that fine line between firmly welcoming and aggressively hard. The Hyundai's 216 pound-feet of torque is also modest, but the engine does run on regular-grade fuel. I called a tow to take it to the dealer. I noticed the steering pulling hard to one direction, which made me take it for a tire inspection.
The inspection revealed I needed a wheel alignment. Road and tire noise seemed a bit loud for the class. Those passengers can expect to savor a roomy, well-furnished interior and a pleasantly quiet engine. Hyundai lives next door to a murderous despot and still has a sunny enough outlook to provide a 10-year powertrain warranty. Each time I tried it would make a loud noise. It handles today the same as the day I drove it off the lot. The Hyundai shows a bit more bevel in the rear quarters than on any of those.
Its long wheelbase stretches 108 inches and it and it tips the scales more than 3600 pounds. It is available in base and L trim levels. Reliability History Reliability History The reliability charts are based on responses on hundreds of thousands of vehicles from our latest Annual Auto Survey. I'm not a speed demon, but I go with the traffic. The power steering pump has been a major issue to replace periodically. The decklid now has hydraulic pistons operating on its gooseneck hinges, and that's typical of the other detail changes.
It has good handling and it rides well too, except over really rough surfaces. Based on this data and further analysis, we predict reliability for the latest year. My interview of other mechanics informs me that the repair takes no more than four hours even if its worst case scenario. A full four wheel alignment was required to correct the problem as the rear wheels were mis-adjusted. An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year.
An X indicates that the vehicle was not manufactured for a specific year. The new platform features a slightly longer wheelbase 99. The plastic components are nicely textured, and assembly finish is precise. Both corporate and the dealer were less than helpful. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below.
Built around an iron block and aluminum heads, the Sigma has large 93. Until the past couple of years, Hyundai South Koreas largest automaker was known for small, inexpensive cars. They are located under the intake plenum and it is costly to have them replaced at a car shop. This was at my cost. A big emergency flasher button is mounted just to the right of the steering wheel, easy to reach when quickly for those times when the traffic ahead comes to a sudden standstill.
The interior feels very Toyotalike-circa 1993. Hyundai's sales have rocketed as the company has improved the quality and variety of its vehicles. It takes determined optimism to live and build vehicles within artillery range of Kim Jong Il's massed armies. If you are interested in advertising a for-profit service,. It also offers mid-size roominess and practicality with a sticker in the mid-20s, close to the price of a mid-size sedan. And 1993 was a dang good year for Toyotas. Seat belts are extremely uncomfortable for a larger person.
We got our 2003 Hyundai X350L in August 2011 and we love it. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below. Nowadays, Hyundais products have grown a lot more appealing as each model is redesigned. Hyundai has almost fully redesigned this sporty hatchback coupe, giving it larger dimensions, new styling, and a V6 engine. It's aiming to sell 420,000 vehicles here in '03.
Never again will I purchase a Hyundai just flat out not reliable. Leather upholstery is standard, which sets the tone for the amenities that a buyer can anticipate. Exterior Features The 2003 Hyundai Tiburon is the sleekest of the Hyundai lot, reinforcing its sporty image. There were no injuries during the failures. I was recently the victim of a near catastrophic mechanical failure while operating my 2003 Hyundai xg350L. They are flat like a Mercedes seat, but lack support in the seat bottom. Upshifts are on the long side, and the transmission is slow to kick down for passing.