5th Generation (2012—2016) Azera Problems

This generations ranks 21st out of 52 Hyundai generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the engine (44%), steering (12%), and the exhaust (8%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Gas Mileage Not Up to Specs 2 complaints at an average of 2,202 miles in the 2013 Hyundai Azera.
  2. Steering Very Hard to Turn 2 complaints at an average of 8,728 miles in the 2013 Hyundai Azera.
  3. Transmission Continuously Shifts Up and Down 2 complaints at an average of 2,640 miles in the 2014 Hyundai Azera.

What Azera Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Hyundai model years.

Watch out for the 2013 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2016 1 0 15 0.27
2015 1 0 14 0.45
2014 3 0 14 1.07
2013 12 1 18 5.31
2012 8 1 32 1.13

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