The 1st generation of the Accent has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.34. That can be compared against other Hyundai generations. Shopping for a Hyundai? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1995–1998 Accent model years have sent in 7 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (57%) followed by the engine (28%) and the interior (14%).