3rd Gen (2006 – 2010) Hyundai Accent Problems

The 3rd generation of the Accent has a cumulative PainRank™ of 3.26. That can be compared against other Hyundai generations. Shopping for a Hyundai? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.

Owners of the 2006–2010 Accent model years have sent in 49 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (24%) followed by the airbags & seat belts (22%) and the engine (20%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

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 2009 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2010 16
4.52
2009 10
4.57
2008 10
3.53
2007 8
1.89
2006 5
1.79

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