The 1st generation of the Elantra Touring has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.93. 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 2009–2012 Elantra Touring model years have sent in 35 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the exterior (17%) followed by the suspension (14%) and the transmission (14%).