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2001 Hyundai Elantra Overview
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Based on 16 reviews
The 2001 Hyundai Elantra is the third generation of Elantra, redesigned to add more space and comfort. It still only comes with a single engine: a 140 hp, 2.0 liter inline 4-cylinder engine. This engine came with three transmission options: the standard 5 speed manual, the optional 4 speed manual, or the optional 4 speed automatic. Gas mileage is pretty good, with 24 miles per gallon city miles and 33 highway miles. And in the redesign, the 2001 Hyundai Elantra gained a few inches, now 177 inches long and 67 inches wide. Additionally, the 2001 Hyundai Elantra is available as a sedan or a hatchback.
As far as the interior goes, the 2001 Hyundai Elantra didn't gain a whole lot of features. Air conditioning, cruise control, power windows and power locks a CD player, leather seats, and a manual sunroof are all available, either standard or optional, depending on the trim. To keep everyone safe, driver, passenger and side airbags are standard on both trims, with anti-lock brakes and traction control was safety options.
Owners of the 2001 Hyundai Elantra tended to think highly of the car. While there were not an overwhelming number of complaints, the ones that did exist cited numerous problems. If you get one of the few bad Hyundais, you really get a bad one. Nobody commented on the added inches in body size, but nobody complained about the 2001 Elantra being too small, either. Gas mileage was one of the most talked about features, as was the unexpected amount of pep for a vehicle of this caliber. Like so many other Hyundais, especially the later models, this is a highly recommended car.
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Hyundai Elantra Questions
2001 Hyundai Elantra
I had cylinder head gasket replaced (removed carbon, checked for warpage, adjusted valves and ignition tim set, shim lifetime ignition wire set ) water pump and timing, radiator replacement, timing ...
I Want To Replace My Elantra 16 V. 1975 Ccm, 2001 Year Engine With One From...
I want to know compabilites of those two engines
2001 Elantra Cylinder 4 Misfire
I have a 2001 Hyundai Elantra, its got 60,000 miles, and when accelerating from a dead stop, it sputters and hesitates to get past first gear. It also jumps a little when idling.......The engine lig...
2001 Hyundai Elantra Starts And Idles But Has No Power. Almost Feels Like A...
happened all of a suuden while driving. could it be a timing belt or bad sensor
Turn Signals, Emergency Flashers, & Backup Light Repairs.
A few weeks back I went to a carwash. Before I went in all my lights were working. When I came out, the turn signals, backup lights, & emergency flashers would not work. What could be the problem and ...