Safety

The Hyundai Sonata is one of only two cars on the market that have received both a Top Safety Pick designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and a five-star overall safety rating from the federal government under its new crash-test procedures. Read more about the government's new tests here.

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    Front Brake Disc/Pads, Calipers
    Check the pads for excessive wear, discs for run out and wear, and calipers for fluid leakage. ...

    Air Conditioning Refrigerant
    Check the air conditioning lines and connections for leakage and damage. Check air conditioning performance according to the relevant shop manual if necessary. ...

    Checking the battery
    WARNING: Batteries can be dangerous! When working with batteries, carefully observe the following precautions to avoid serious injuries. The fluid in the battery contains a strong solution of s ...