Hyundai i30 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Hyundai i30 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Hyundai i30: Remote key replacement
I lost my i30 key fob and I'm worried that a replacement from my dealer will cost a fortune. Any ideas on how to get a replacement on the cheap? Read more
Volkswagen Golf 2010: What's a good replacement car?
My wife has 2010 VW Golf Comfortline and wants to trade it on a Hyundai i30 Active. We have also looked at Mazda3 and Holden Astra, but is there anything else we should look at? She just does local ...Read more
What's a good car for a mid-life crisis?
I'm in full-on "I'm turning 50 soon" mid-life crisis mode and have decided that I "need" a sporty-ish car.I am selling one of my bikes to prove to my wife that I'm serious. I've driven the current VW ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2016: How much can I sell it for?
What is a ballpark price for my 2016 Hyundai i30 with full service history, current registration, and would pass a roadworthy. There are two minor scratches on the car. Read more
What's a cheap and reliable car?
I am looking for a used car and I came across a used 2014 Fiat Punto at a dealer, which has run 28,000 km and priced at $8000. This is my first car in Australia and I am looking for a cheap and ...Read more
Which depreciates less: Hyundai or Mazda?
What make generally has the best trade-in value, Mazda3 or Hyundai i30? Read more
What car is best for country driving?
My daughter is looking to buy her first car. Where we live is countryish, outside of Beaudesert, Qld, so she has a 40 min drive on the highway to work, but then a gravel road of about 1 km. Also when ...Read more
Which hatchback should I buy?
We are buying a new car soon, and have a few key questions. We are buying around December this year, is December the best time to buy, or is January better? We plan on having the car for at least ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2009: Does it have a timing chain or timing belt?
Does the 2009 Hyundai i30 petrol hatchback have a timing chain or a timing belt? Read more
Hyundai i30: Warning against PD
I would like to warn anyone considering buying a PD Hyundai i30. Check it before taking delivery of it, and drive it. I have a PD i30 and I'm far from happy. It’s ok mechanically, but the body ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2011: What warranty is offered on a new transmission?
Hyundai replaced the transmission in my 2011 Hyundai i30 Trophy FD at 84,000 km under warranty due to complete failure. My car now has just hit 124,000 km and I have been told that there is another ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2011: Will my clutch need replacing?
I am in the market for a 2011 Hyundai i30 manual diesel wagon. A number of cars inspected with 120-150,000 km have had their clutches replaced. Is this common to these vehicles – I understand that a ...Read more
Do dealerships have to tell you when a new model is coming in?
I have recently purchased a 2018 Hyundai i30 SR Premium PD. During my time at the dealer, I asked them if I was purchasing the latest model and if there were no upcoming updates to the car I should ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2012: Does it have faulty airbags?
I have a 2012 Hyundai i30 premium diesel. It is just outside of the warranty period and the airbag warning light has been going on and off. I went to the local Hyundai dealer where I have had it ...Read more
Honda CR-V or Hyundai i30: Which should I buy?
I am unsure whether to buy a Hyundai i30 SR or a Honda CR-V VTi-S. I could squeeze for the extra $$ of the Honda but would be VERY disappointed if it didn't return the reported fuel economy. I think ...Read more
Hyundai i30 or Hyundai Accent: Which is the best first car?
I'm 21 and purchasing my first car. I'm deciding whether to go with a 2014 Hyundai i30 or 2016 Hyundai Accent? The ones I have found are at a similar price point. My main thing with not going ...Read more
Hyundai i30: Should Hyundai cover the costs of Sat Nav update?
I purchased a Hyundai i30 SR in January. The navigator has faults, I have spoken to Hyundai Customer Care and they are aware that there are some issues. They said the navigator will be updated in ...Read more
Hyundai i30 2010: Why is the steering locking?
The steering wheel of my 2010 Hyundai i30 locks when I drive. It's happened three times and is now with a dealer and they say it will cost $4700 to replace steering column. My car was recalled for ...Read more
Where is the Hyundai i30 fuel cap release?
Where is the Hyundai i30 fuel cap release? Read more
My Hyundai i30 is blowing smoke
At 2000 km my 2014 Hyundai i30 was blowing blue smoke under medium acceleration. It was checked under warranty and no problem was found, but now at 40,000 km it’s blowing smoke again, and this time ...Read more