Hyundai Sonata: Fourth generation EF (1999Ц2005)

Fourth generation EF (1999Ц2005)

The fourth generation Sonata was a complete departure from its smooth predecessor, with a mish-mash of curvy and edgy American-inspired design, flanked by bug-eyed headlight and tail-light treatments. Happily, it all gelled together better underneath with improved engines, a stronger platform, better suspension and steering properties, higher safety levels and advances in ride and refinement qualities.

    Third generation Y3 (1993Ц1998)
    The third generation Sonata was Hyundai’s big gamble to secure the huge American Camry market. Its pleasant styling, spacious cabin and much-improved handling, ride and refinement levels (thanks ...

    Fifth generation NF (2004Ц2010)
    Arguably the best Hyundai sold in USA to date, the fourth-generation Sonata impressed with its pleasant styling inside and out, big quality and presentation strides and amenable – though far fro ...

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    Repair procedures
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    Mic. Repair procedures
    Inspection 1. Disconnect the negative(-) battery terminal. 2. Remove the roof trim. (Refer to the BD group - "Roof trim") ...

    Shift lock system
    For your safety, the automatic transaxle has a shift lock system which prevents shifting the transaxle from P (Park) or N (Neutral) into R (Reverse) unless the brake pedal is depressed. To shift ...