Hyundai Veracruz: Won’t Start When Cold → Diagnosis

Extreme weather can be very difficult on your Hyundai Veracruz.  If there is an issue it often make itself known when conditions are at their worst.  When it’s extremely hot. it’s the cooling system that is put to the test.  In the winter, the vehicle won’t start when it is cold.   There are a … Read moreHyundai Veracruz: Won’t Start When Cold → Diagnosis

Hyundai Veracruz: Key Stuck in Ignition → Diagnosis

There are a few easy to fix reasons why your Hyundai Veracruz’s key might get stuck in the ignition.  It’s often easy to unstick the key.  Whatever you do, don’t start trying to rip it out of the ignition.  That can cause bigger problems. This article is written with the assumption that your key is … Read moreHyundai Veracruz: Key Stuck in Ignition → Diagnosis

Hyundai Veracruz: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

If your Hyundai Veracruz’s steering wheel is hard to turn, it’s almost always going to be caused by an issue with the power steering system. The power steering system is responsible for taking energy from the engine, converting it to hydraulic pressure, and using that pressure to decrease the amount of force that you need … Read moreHyundai Veracruz: Steering Wheel Difficult to Turn

Hyundai Veracruz:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the Hyundai Veracruz) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Veracruz’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreHyundai Veracruz:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

Hyundai Veracruz: Airbag Light Stays On Diagnosis

Every time you start your Hyundai Veracruz, the computer system runs a self diagnostic check on all major systems.  If any of these checks fail, you will see a diagnostic warning light on the dash for the corresponding system.  When the airbag system fails this check, you’ll see the airbag light. Depending on the model … Read moreHyundai Veracruz: Airbag Light Stays On Diagnosis

Hyundai Veracruz Battery Draining Diagnosis

  If your Hyundai Veracruz’s battery is draining, it’s something that’ll need addressing right away.  If it is draining while your Veracruz is off, it’s usually caused by something that is drawing current that shouldn’t be.  If the battery is draining while you’re driving, that is probably going to be the alternator or battery.  There … Read moreHyundai Veracruz Battery Draining Diagnosis

Common Reasons Your Hyundai Veracruz Wont Accelerate

If your Hyundai Veracruz won’t accelerate, that is a serious cause for concern.  There are a lot of different reasons that can cause this.  Diagnosing the issue can be narrowed down by whether the engine is still revving when you push the gas or not.  There is a section for each scenario with likely causes … Read moreCommon Reasons Your Hyundai Veracruz Wont Accelerate