I had to pay to put in a new engine. I managed to slow the vehicle down by lightly tapping my emergency brake.
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  • The third time this happens it’s in a parking garage and I once again had no control of my car, as it proceeded to roll backwards down the parking garage, there were people walking behind me so I had no choice but to turn the direction of the wheel towards the wall which them damaged the whole passenger side of my car. The evo stereo system failed 30 days past the warranty and I had to pay for a refurbished one ($900) It came with a 1 year warranty and right after that expired, the sirius xm radio would no longer come in. Shortly after we complained of it hesitating and jerking while excelarating. Nissan dealer replaced the hoses, then informed me that the head gasket needs to be replaced and the head sent out to be machined, and they are not able to do it. The only option I was given was to pay to fix the damage or trade in my vehicle for another finance through the dealership. First time, I belive it was middle of July. I never had any warnings about this on my display panel. I’m not very impressed with all the phone calls and headache I’ve had to deal with over this recall. I have been without a vehicle for 3 months now with 2 young children. WHAT CAN YOU CLAIM I did not know about the recall until after I paid for a new engine to be installed and when all said was done they wouldn’t reimburse me, because it was defective. I had a 2012 Hyundai Tucson and performed regular maintenance on it (kept all receipts and documents since purchase). My Kia Optima 2018 engine caught fire, without warning, and my relatively, new (odometer reading at 24,000 km) and regularly serviced vehicle was a total loss after the fire was extinguised by the local fire department. I have a 2013 Kia soul base six speed manual with engine issues! I own a 2013 Hyundai Sonata, after a full engine failure and 6 weeks of haggling Hyundai finally reolaced tbe engine. The settlement will benefit individuals who experienced Hyundai engine problems. Omg same thing with me except mines a Kia Soul 2015 !!!!!! I regret acting out of panic. We do not feature all available credit card, cd, savings offers or all credit card issuers. My 2011 Hyundai Sonata, with 198,600 Kms, just suffered catastrophic engine failure on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Hyundai did nothing, quoted us $14,000 to fix it and said they’d cover half leaving us $7,000 to pay. It could have caught a house on fire as well. Are there any souls out there that have been repaired by KIA for this issue that was settled in the class action suite? They looked at the car and were unable to identify any issues and were unable to replicate the issue. Kia refused to entertain me, all communication was through the dealership. I had an oil flush and change then brought it to a local garage who could not find anything wrong. I went first thing in the morning to find out about the car the person at the desk told me I would have to come back on Monday 7th because the person handling my vehicle did not work on Saturday. I still owed $6000 on the car when it died at 180,000km.

    I bought a Used 2014 Kia Optima Ex Hybrid last January 2020. I was told that the engine had a piston problem. Advise or any – anyone? A complete RIP off. My pistons are scored…told I need a new engine… No engine or oil lights came on. Today they told me that it will cost upwards of $5,000 + to fix as it is engine failure due to a piston problem. Words cannot describe the inconvenience and stress we had to endure. My wife’s 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe’s engine seized at 130,000km. I have a 2011 Hyundai Tucson 2lt engine with 94kms on it and the valves are knocking very badly. A British Columbia man claims that certain Hyundai and Kia vehicles are equipped with inadequately lubricated engines which causes engine seizures and even catastrophic failure. Don’t forget to take a look at our full list of Class Action Lawsuit Settlements! I am an ASE Certified Master technician. The RCMP that called the tow truck & waited can vouch for no smoke- what the hell is wrong with the world-? The Canada Hyundai, Kia Class Action Lawsuit is Killoran v. Hyundai Auto Canada Corp., et al., Case No. I pulled into Pancake Bay about an hour from the Sault. Disclaimer. Hyundai should of disclosed this. My husband brought me a 2017 Santa fe sport and its making noise now.
    A group of Canadian Kia owners are filing a class-action lawsuit against the automaker, claiming they’re being misled about how often their vehicles need to be serviced. Well i then proceeded to drive about 2 hours to Indianapolis Indiana to visit my daughter in collage. On the way home the return trip i made it about 20 miles before i heard a noise and then a KNOCK. I purchased a 2013 Kia Sportage from a Dealership. Hyundai has not admitted any wrongdoing, but has agreed to fund a Hyundai theta engine settlement center to resolve the claims in a multidistrict litigation and class action lawsuit.. It is just a matter of time before the engine fails. I explained that most oil changes were done at various garages , whichever was more convenient at the time (e.i. I am waiting to see what the dealership tell me. as Hyundai Auto Canada) and Hyundai Motor Company (collectively "Hyundai") negligently misrepresented and overstated the horsepower rating in various models of Hyundai vehicles. We arrived just before the dealership was closing they said they would get the car looked at the next day Friday 4th April. I eventually started to notice this trend where the engine light and oil light would come on. My kia optima 2011 ex had 90k started making a knocking sound while I was driving on the highway. I finally received notice of recall in 2017, but that they still didn’t have a fix so I finally traded it in on a new Turbo Sonata. My 2015 Tucson Hyundai…2.0 engine at 78000.00 km had failed engine but Hyundai replaced the engine free of cost plus loaner while my vechile was serviced …I now have gas smell coming from my SUV…called Hyundai…response is…I’m not covered under warranty…never was…only by good will they replaced the engine….and the fact I didn’t get oil changes at their garage…..but have records I had regular matience on my SUV regularly…made me feel like I should be grateful for their service…this is so wrong..jean. with the engine cold I had ma oil pressure of 70-80 PSI and would drop down to around 60 PSI. , [gravityform id="653" title="false" description="false" ajax="true" field_values="l=Other"],
    Oil ran dry without any alerts and only noticed when it stalled at a red light and would not start again. the damage would have been much worse. My 2013 Kia Sportage engine just went at 139k. No oil, and there’s no oil leaking from it. I’m told the Battery is completely Dead. They have been of no assistance at all. My Kia Optima has been giving me alot of problems lately. So that was the second tow. The more people that do the better. Hyundai models which are allegedly falsely labeled include Santa Fe, Sonata, Elantra, Accent, Coupe, Trajet, Matrix, Terracan and all commercial vehicle models. While I acknowledge that I have stacked on the KMs on my Tucson (~248,000), I unfortunately had started to have a deep engine rattle. oil is still clean and full. The settlement will benefit individuals who bought or leased any of the following vehicles: 2011–2018 and certain 2019 Hyundai Sonata, 2013–2018 and certain 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, and 2014–2015, 2018, and certain 2019 Hyundai Tucson vehicles. I do not have 10,000 nor am I able to get a loan for this. The fan that cools the radiator failed maybe a year after that. Our car is not on the recall list, but the problems are the same as the ones recalled.