Hyundai Sonata: Third generation Y3 (1993Ц1998)

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 to an advanced multi link rear suspension set up) certainly brought the model back into contention.

    Second generation Y2 (1988Ц1993)
    The medium-sized, front-wheel drive, four-cylinder Sonata arrived here in March 1989. It was only the second South Korean car sold here, competing against the similar-sized Toyota Camry and Mitsubishi ...

    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. ...

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    Automatic transaxle operation
    The automatic transaxle has 6 forward speeds and one reverse speed. The individual speeds are selected automatically, depending on the position of the shift lever. To move the shift lever from th ...

    Windshield washers
    In the OFF position, pull the lever gently toward you to spray washer fluid on the windshield and to run the wipers 1-3 cycles. Use this function when the windshield is dirty. The spray and wi ...

    Emergency starting
    Connect cables in numerical order and disconnect in reverse order. Jump starting Jump starting can be dangerous if done incorrectly. Therefore, to avoid harm to yourself or damage to your vehicl ...