I changed the timing belt at 109,000 just to be safe. Creates premature wear to rear brake pads. I did and it not only cleared the ;light and stayed off but there was huge increase in power. But, if your in need of a cheap reliable car to get you through a tough spot, i definitly recommend one of these. I move on no need to waste peoples time or knock there car down. Shop said O2 sensor was broken. I was very skeptical at first when I bought the car one year ago because it had 102000 miles already on it, but this car still impresses me every time I drive it.
The power mirror switch began to act up and was replaced under warranty. Be sure the wire of the sensor is placed in the slot of the oxygen sensor socket. Signs That Your Exhaust System is Choking Without Enough Oxygen If you are having Hyundai Elantra oxygen sensor problems, you might notice that you are getting bad fuel economy. Had to be towed using a flat bed tow truck. My mechanic said the belt could have gone longer.
A Hyundai Elantra Oxygen Sensor monitors the gas to oxygen proportion by analyzing it to provide ideal mileage. Because of the heat involved with the exhaust, make sure the engine is cool before attempting to remove and replace the sensors. Tesla bought the plant~ there was an ad where Hyundai was following a Honda and asserting their car was the same in every way except the price. It gets good gas mileage as I no longer drive from Phoenix to Tucson on a regular basis, I only visit the pump once every 2-3 weeks or so. For cars that are known for fuel efficiency, value and long lasting service life, car lovers count on Hyundai.
Replace wheel cylinder not under warranty. After removing the bolts, the starter can be removed from underneath the car. Or you may just be struggling to keep it highway-approved. Replaced radiator, upper, lower and bypass hoses. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Oxygen Sensor stock in-person! I take it in to the garage again and it's the same code for the oxygen sensor. One reason im trading it in on a truck. I do have to say though, the absolute worst thing with this car is the ride quality.
In other words, it determines the levels of oxygen in your engine's exhaust and adjusts the fuel mixture. Check engine light since day 3 of ownership used, 155k. The Hyundai Elantra oxygen sensor is basically a pyrometer that measures the exhaust gas temperature. I travel a lot for work so I drive rental cars quite often. Please confirm the correct part before ordering and if the connector does not match, do not install. If the engine is fine for oil, coolants etc, why worry about it?.
Be sure you have the correct sensor for replacement. This thing is making me very unhappy, besides costing a fortune. Remove oil plug from oil pan and drain oil into an appropriate pan. Ive put 11000 miles on this car in 5 months. The replacement also began to act up but I just live with it. Sensor 1 is always before the catalytic converter, sensor 2 is always after the catalytic converter.
Thought maybe some anti-seize lube had contaminated the tips, but decided I'd try something else first. Typical code is code P0141 which may mean that one or more of the following has happened: open or short to ground in the wiring harness - O2 heater circuit wiring high resistance - O2 heater element resistance is high - Internal short or open in the heater element Lilyvt answered 6 years ago The upstream oxygen sensor was replaced three times twice with after market sensors from the car parts store and one from the dealership , the downstream sensor was replaced twice, the wires were cleaned out, the flex pipe was replaced, seafoam engine cleaner was added, premium gas was used for two cycles. The most difficult step was removing the old sensor even with the loan tools for an oxygen sensor because of the rust that builds up on exhaust parts. Hyundai is a respected manufacturer of affordable and gas conserving cars that also include compact design. This will erase the error.
It has yet to contract any new problems since ive had it until now. Dec 29, 2015 Your Elantra has more than one oxygen sensor. Then the check engine light was run for codes: 10! They probably know a little more than you do. The same tools can be used to replace either one, but the sensors are slightly different part numbers and are not interchangeable. From overall sensor design to the critical ceramic element, Bosch is known worldwide for quality and performance. I would definitely purchase another Hyundai Elantra again with absolutely no hesitation. While others try to imitate, Mando sets the standard for others to meet.
Each element is incredibly strong for best-in-class performance and maximum service life. I've put another 4000 miles on it and living in a suburban area I'm getting about 20 mpg still which I can't complain about. I fixed the passenger cv axle, put new tires on, and gave it an alignment. You simply disconnect the sensor wire and remove the sensor plug with the proper size deep socket. We stock these Oxygen Sensor brands for the Hyundai Elantra: Replacement, Bosch, Walker Products and Standard Motor Products.