00 Hyundai elantra press gas pedal to start

Asked by Dec 31, 2017 at 05:36 PM about the 2000 Hyundai Elantra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So we replaced alternator belt then throttle
position sensor and power steering pump in
that order an NOW my husband went out to
start it wouldn't start he held gas pedal an it
started couldnt let off the gas pedal an then
once it starts running good idles funny
sometimes it idles fine in park but most
times it stalls ive already put more money
into this car then he bought it for any ideas

2 Answers

8,230

did you clean the throttle body and butterfly? if not try that.

10

Are there no lights on dash for trouble ? If so it needs a code scan if you can get it there like autozone for free to figure out where to start. There is a possible head gasket problem but that would be a code on lean mixture.

Your Answer:

Hyundai Elantra Experts

  • #1
    pittgirl
    Reputation
    2,080
  • #2
    Carrie Smith
    Reputation
    1,430
  • #3
    Pirdman
    Reputation
    1,300
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Hyundai Sonata
560 Great Deals out of 46,577 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic
526 Great Deals out of 39,617 listings starting at $1,699
Used Toyota Corolla
664 Great Deals out of 59,227 listings starting at $1,400
Used Toyota Camry
945 Great Deals out of 69,627 listings starting at $1,137
Used Honda Accord
702 Great Deals out of 95,738 listings starting at $1,225
Used Hyundai Accent
229 Great Deals out of 11,511 listings starting at $2,000
Used Nissan Altima
903 Great Deals out of 53,335 listings starting at $1,300
Used Kia Optima
328 Great Deals out of 27,544 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Sentra
550 Great Deals out of 48,705 listings starting at $990
Used Ford Focus
596 Great Deals out of 67,125 listings starting at $1,150

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Hyundai Elantra For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 29,309 listings starting at $10,888
2017 Hyundai Elantra For Sale
99 Great Deals out of 5,031 listings starting at $7,999
2016 Hyundai Elantra For Sale
79 Great Deals out of 3,093 listings starting at $6,999
2015 Hyundai Elantra For Sale
83 Great Deals out of 2,468 listings starting at $6,500
2014 Hyundai Elantra For Sale
47 Great Deals out of 1,119 listings starting at $6,495

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.