2012 Hyundai Sonata User Reviews

2012 Hyundai Sonata Review Ratings

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RobAg writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T Limited Review
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5

Pros

Looks, Comfort, Afforability, Responsive

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So far, the ONLY thing I see is that the passenger seat is not powered.

RobAg
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Overly Suprised And Impressed — With the 2012 Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T, you soooo much car for the money. The 4 cyl acceleration with the turbo is VERY responsive. This car is what I would call a smart man's Lexus. This Sonata (Limited) is a very classy looking car that I am proud to park next to my snob friends.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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mikazae writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T SE Review
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3

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Spacious.  Affordable.
Turbo adds much needed torque.  Best Navigation System I've used!!!!

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Turbo puts this car way above the non-turbo models.  So what if you loose a few MPGs for the ability to beat the average car from the line!

mikazae
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I Love The Spaciousness Of This Car. — I really enjoy using this car, however so does a large population of others. I hate it when I go out in any given parking lot and see a bunch of sonatas all with my same or similar colors. Thank goodness I opted for the dealer spoiler installed, really makes a difference. For those that just want to fit in and fit a family most comfortably, from a sedan perspective, this is the car for you.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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bigbrowndad writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata GLS Review
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Best car ever!  Feels light, are the tires filled with helium?

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My black carpet always looks dirty:(

bigbrowndad
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If I Buy Another Sedan There Is No Doubt I Will Buy Sonata Again. — Super gas mileage. It coasts a lot. 6 speed trans is nice. Very quiet inside. XM too:) Feels waaay light. Trunk is ok. Lower profile with alloys was worth it. Looks expensive. I average 28-29 but I live in a city with a lot of grade(hill). I will buy again, and again. 260,000 on my Elantra:) I am 6'2" and the back seat is very nice. I bought the carry my son because he will be over 6'. Funny side note: Koreans refer to Japanese as the lazy people.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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brianjahn writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata SE Review
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4

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Nice looking car.  Offered many nice features at a resonable price.  Comefortable to sit in.

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Terrible factory support on warrantee issues.  Car continuously pulls to the right - dealer cannot fix.  Radio dims to unusable level if instrument lights set below half intensity.  Fixed by removing dimming feature on radio - now always full intensity.  Defroster does not shut off - hot air continuously blowing in your face in cold weather.  Hyundai refused to fix - too expensive.  Hundai factory rep did not return numerous phone calls to discuss the problems.  I had to file a lemon law complaint to get any response at all.  Will NEVER even consider another Hyndai.  Too bad.  They turned a new customer into a lifelong disgruntled former customer in 6 short months.

brianjahn
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Car Is Flawed. Dealer/factory Refused To Fix Obvious Problems. — The car was very close to being a very nice vehicle. I still do not understand why the factory refused to fix obvious problems and would not even return my phone calls until I filed a lemon law complaint. Be VERY CAREFUL about buying a Hyundai.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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cypher_shane writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata SE Review
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Love the looks and styling of my car.

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Road noise is a killer but I installed dyna-mat and all is well.

cypher_shane
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In Style — I love the styling and advanced tech in this car. Bluelink, voice control, telemetrics, phone connectivity etc.. the larger wheels on the SE drove me to this model over the Limited, and the dual tip exhaust give it that meaner look. I think I want to lower it just a bit to make it look more aggressive.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Jsin77 writes:
2012 Hyundai Sonata GLS Review
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Gas mileage

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Jsin77
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Stylish — I like the car I just need a truck . For a every day driver this car speaks for itself. The looks the style the warranty and not to mention the gas mileage .. All in all the car is 5 stars

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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2013 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Reliable Luxry For Cheap! By bhood83

All the pros i named the car has no faults its a Hyundai's best selling car for a reason! I have recommend this car to friends and they have listened! You get more then you pay for with the Hyundai So... Read More

Fun For All By s_kendrick

This car is fun to drive, handling in rain is amazing. The heated seats make a long drive much better. And I can fit 3 car seats in back. Braking system works great and has an eco boost that helps get... Read More

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2011 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Content By scottbrosius

The car has a lot of features you find in the typical higher end cars, like heated leather seats. The stock entertainment system is more than adequate, I wouldn't consider trying to upgrade with after... Read More

Great Car And A Great Deal! By lmpulley

This car is fun and easy to drive. It runs smoothly and is a gas saver. I average about 30-32 miles per gallon on a tank of gas with a good mixture of city/highway driving. Truly a great car! Read More

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2010 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Amazing Car By Amanda

Wonderful car all round! Makes a great everyday driver and would make a great first car!!! :) Excellent gas mileage and interior room! Also makes a great family car!! Has a very large trunk and very b... Read More

#1 Commuter If You Need More Room Than A Compact By Mknupp

All in all a great commuter vehicle without having to go to a compact. Price wise it was a good buy and reliable enough to keep fora long time. Hyundai has made leaps and bounds in the last few years ... Read More

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2009 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Love My Little Car By cdsurvis

Really a nice little car. Does great on gas, has options I love (XM, Sunroof) and is very affordable. Any issues we have had have been covered by their awesome warranty. My parents have the new body s... Read More

This Car Has Great Features For The Price - Awesome Family Car With Navigation For Those Day Trips. By mpallen826

Met all our expectations of style, features and affordability. Warranty is excellent as is fit and finish. Blue paint seems prone to small road debris chips but overall a solid, comfortable car. In... Read More

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2008 Hyundai Sonata Reviews

Very Clean, By raschettin

The car is a good riding, very good looking, reliable car. These cars are going 250,000 miles with no problem. The car gets 35 mpg highway and 30 city. If you keep the tires at 42 lbs. you can get ... Read More

Reliable Hyundai Sonata By Cameron

Car was very reliable, handled well in all weather conditions. Has a slick look and is easy to maintain. Never had a problem with parts falling off or breaking down just an overall good quality car. V... Read More

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