Car won’t accelerate

Asked by CiLo90 Nov 12, 2020 at 07:58 PM about the 2013 Hyundai Sonata GLS FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2013 Hyundai Sonata, and while driving on
the highway I tried accelerating and it would not go
over 40mph. The check engine light started flashing
and I tried turning my car off for a few minutes and
turning it back on but it still wouldn’t go past
40mph. Car turns on fine, no issues there. I had it
towed to my shop but just wondering if anyone has
experienced this issue and what the solution could

1 Answer


When trying to go above 40, did the rpm almost redline? Shift solenoid may be a factor

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