2002 Hyundai Elantra Overview


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2002 Hyundai Elantra Overview

The 2002 Hyundai Elantra comes with a single engine: a 140 hp, 2.0 liter inline 4-cylinder engine. There are two transmission options: the standard 5 speed manual or the optional 4 speed automatic. Gas mileage is around 25 miles per gallon city miles and 33 highway miles.

As far as the interior goes, the 2002 Hyundai Elantra doesn't have too many features. Air conditioning, cruise control, power windows and power locks a CD player, a leather steering cover and leather seats are all available, either standard or optional, depending on the trim. To ensure everyone's safety, driver, passenger and side airbags are standard on both trims, with anti-lock brakes and traction control was safety options.

The quality of the 2002 Hyundai Elantra seems to have improved from the previous year, at least as far as owners are concerned. The number of terrible ratings was noticeably less, and the problems were not as drastic. The biggest problem was that the car tends to go through brakes a little faster than it should. Other than that, most of the complaints were of the cheap plastic parts that make up a great deal of the 2002 Hyundai Elantra's interior. It was around this era that Hyundai seriously started to get their act together, and owners noticed and were appreciative.


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    Hyundai Elantra 02 Gt Temp Gauge Is Jumping To Hot Level What Could Be Caus...

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    Where Can I Find An Engine Wiring Harness? Can It Be Repaired?

    The wiring on my pigtail connectors for my coil pack are rotted and am not able to find them in the junkyards or through Hyundai. Hyundai does not sell their own part for their own car. :(

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    Turning Noise

    Hello I have an 02 Hyundai Elantra I notice when turning the wheel to the right my car sounds like it need brakes or rotors I replaced both I still hear the sound not sure if it's wheel bearings a...

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    My 2002 Hyundai Elantra Has A Brand New Battery And When I Try To Start The...

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    Engine Light Refuses O Go Out

    The engine light went on and was triggered by a 'faulty' oxygen sensor. The upstream sensor was replaced, twice with a generic sensor, then with a hyundai sensor, the downstream sensor was also repl...

    18,780 views with 35 answers (last answer 2 months ago)