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Panomramic Sunroof Rattles and Explodes

Hyundai’s panoramic sunroofs have a tendency to explode under normal driving conditions, but they’re far from alone. What’s causing these giant sheets of glass to shatter without being hit? And what’s being done to prevent it from happening in the future?

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Seat Belts Detatching During a Crash

Cars these days have airbags, sensors, crumple zones, tempered glass, and other safety features. But the OG, and arguably the most important, safety feature is the seat belt. Only trouble is, Hyundai’s seem to be detatching from the body of the car during crashes.

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Soy Wiring Gets Chewed Up by Rodents

The wiring in cars used to be coated in a petroleum-based plastic, but recently automakers, including Hyundai, have switched to a soy-based material. The soy is biodegradable and helps keep plastic out of the landfill (yay!). Unfortunately it also attracts rodents (boo!).

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Steering Wheel Locks

Hyundai has been sued by owners tired of waiting around while their cars suddenly lose power steering. This isn’t the first time Hyund...

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Peeling 'Self-Healing' Paint

Hyundai’s self-healing paint is advertised to heal minor scratches using a chemical compound called scratch recovery clear. However, o...

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Stalling Engines in the Santa Fe

The Santa Fe has an engine with a nasty reputation of stalling at any speed, any time, without any warning. That means no acceleration...

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Hyundai's Inflated MPG Claims and Settlements

Hyundai Motor Group was caught cheating on their fuel economy ratings (MPG) by the EPA in 2012. MPG estimates were 1 or 2 miles higher...

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Blue Link Extortion

Messages that self-destruct and dastardly extortion – it all sounds like the plot to Mission Impossible, right? But it’s actually the ...

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Dual Clutch Transmission Won't Accelerate

Hyundai went with a 7-speed EcoShift dual-clutch transmission for its blend of performance and fuel economy. But these transmissions t...

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