2009 Hyundai Elantra Owner's Manual

2009 Hyundai Elantra Manual

2009 Hyundai Elantra manual table of contents:

  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    ... Maintenance Specifications All information in this Owner's Manual is current at the time of publication. However, Hyundai reserves the right to make ... product improvement may be carried out. This manual applies to all Hyundai models and includes descriptions and explanations of optional as well as ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    WARRANTIES FOR YOUR HYUNDAI VEHICLE Please consult your Owner's Handbook & Warranty Information booklet for your vehicle's... warranty coverage. RESPONSIBILITY FOR MAINTENANCE The maintenance requirements for your new Hyundai are found in Section 7. As the owner, it is your responsibility to see that ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    CAUTION: MODIFICATIONS TO YOUR HYUNDAI Your Hyundai should not be modified in any way. ... may adversely affect the performance, safety or durability of your Hyundai and may, in addition, ... that you carefully follow the radio manufacturer's instructions or consult your Hyundai dealer for precautionary ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    SAFETY AND VEHICLE DAMAGE WARNING This manual includes information titled as WARNING, CAUTION and NOTICE. These titles indicate the ...a condition may result in damage to your vehicle or its equipment if the caution is not heeded. Follow the advice provided with the caution. This indicates that ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    ... result from the use of poor quality fuels and lubricants that do not meet Hyundai specifications. You must always use high quality fuels and lubricants that ... cover of the Owner's Manual. Copyright 2008 Hyundai Motor America. All rights reserved. No part of this publication ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    Guide to Hyundai Genuine Parts 1. What are Hyundai Genuine Parts? Hyundai Genuine Parts are the same parts used by Hyundai Motor Company to ... customers. 2. Why should you use genuine parts? Hyundai Genuine Parts are engineered and built to meet rigid manufacturing requirements. Using ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 7
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    Introduction Your vehicle at a glance Safety system of your vehicle Features of your vehicle 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 table of contents Driving your vehicle What to do in an emergency Maintenance Consumer information, Reporting safety defects Specifications Index I
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    Introduction How to use this manual / 1-2 Fuel requirements / 1-3 Vehicle break-in process / 1-5 Vehicle data collection and event data recorders / 1-6 Indicator symbols on the instrument cluster / 1-7 1
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ...your vehicle. By reading your manual, you learn about features, important safety information, and ... various road conditions. The general layout of the manual is provided in the Table of Contents. A good place ...s, and NOTICE’s in this manual. These were prepared to enhance your personal safety. You...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... other than what has been specified. (Consult an authorized Hyundai dealer for details.) WARNING • Do not "top off" after the nozzle automatically ... and damage to your vehicle's engine and fuel system. Hyundai recommends that customers do not use fuel with an ethanol content exceeding 10 percent....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    ... CAUTION Your New Vehicle Limited Warranty may not cover damage to the fuel system and performance problems that are caused by the use of methanol or ... Your New Vehicle Limited Warranty may not cover damage to the fuel system and any performance problems that are caused ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    ... few simple precautions for the first 600 miles (1,000 km) you may add to the performance, economy and life of your vehicle. • Do not race the engine. • While driving, keep your engine speed (rpm, or revolutions per minute) between 2,000 ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ...help provide a better understanding of the circumstances in which crashes and injuries occur. NOTE: EDR ...personal data (e.g., name, gender, age, and crash location) are recorded. However, other parties,... identifying data routinely acquired during a crash investigation. To read data recorded by an EDR,...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    ... THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Door ajar warning light Seat belt warning light High beam indicator Turn signal indicator lights Front fog light indicator (If equipped) Malfunction ... indicator (If equipped) Trunk lid open warning light Low fuel level warning Low washer fluid level warning ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    Your vehicle at a glance Interior overview / 2-2 Instrument panel overview / 2-3 2
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    Your vehicle at a glance INTERIOR OVERVIEW 1. Door lock/unlock button ...4-8 2. Outside rearview mirror control switch*...4-36 3. Central door lock switch* ...4-9 4.... OFF button*...5-21 9. Instrument panel illumination...4-38 10. Steering wheel tilt ...4-28 11. Hood release lever ...4-18...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    Your vehicle at a glance INSTRUMENT PANEL OVERVIEW 1. Driver's air bag...3-39 2. Light control / Turn signals ...4-51 3. Instrument cluster ...4-37 4. Wiper/Washer...4-54 5. Auto cruise controls* ...5-26 6. Ignition switch ...5-4 7. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    Seat / 3-2 Seat belts / 3-12 Child restraint system / 3-22 Airbag-advanced supplemental restraint system / 3-30 Safety features of your vehicle 3
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    Safety features of your vehicle SEAT Front seat (1) Forward and backward (driver seat)...driver seat)* (5) Headrest (driver seat) (6) Forward and backward (passenger seat) (7) Seatback angle (passenger seat) (8) Headrest (passenger seat) (9) Seat warmer (passenger seat)* Rear seats (10) Center armrest...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    ... bag injuries, always sit as far back as possible from the steering wheel while maintaining comfortable ... (250 mm) away from the steering wheel. OHD036002 WARNING - Uprighting seat When you return ... is returned without being held and controlled, the back of the seat could spring forward resulting in...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    Safety features of your vehicle WARNING - Driver responsibility for front seat passenger Riding in a vehicle with a ...: 1. Lean forward slightly and lift up on the seatback recline lever located on the outside of the seat at the rear. 2. Carefully lean back on the seat and adjust the seatback of the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    ... recommended. • Do not operate the vehicle with the headrests removed as severe injury to the occupants may... when properly adjusted. • Do not adjust the headrest position of the driver's seat while the vehicle... to move forward and upward during a rear impact. This helps to prevent the driver's and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ... To lower the headrest, push and hold the release button (2) on the headrest support and lower the headrest to the desired position (3). Removal To remove the headrest, raise it as far as it can go then press the release button (1) while pulling ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 25
    ...passenger's seat. During mild weather or under conditions where the operation of the seat warmer is not needed, keep the switches in the "OFF" position. With the seat warmer switch in ON position, the heating system in the seat turns off or on automatically depending on...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ... (1 kg) in the seatback pocket or on the seat. • Do not hang onto the front passenger seat. OMG038401 OHD036011 Rear seat adjustment Headrest The rear seat is equipped with headrests in the outboard seating positions (except center seating position) for the occupant's safety ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ... the seatback is not recommended. • Do not operate the vehicle with the headrests removed as severe injury to an occupant may occur in the ...protection against severe neck injuries when properly adjusted. OHD039012 OHD036010 Removal To remove the headrest, raise it as far as it can go then press ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    .... • Be careful when loading cargo into the rear passenger seats to prevent damage to the vehicle interior. ... or injury to it's occupants. Folding the rear seat The rear seatbacks may be folded to facilitate ... down seatback while the car is moving as this is not a proper seating position and no ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... When you return the rear seatback to its upright position after being folded down: Be careful not to damage the seat belt webbing or buckle. Do not allow the seat belt webbing or buckle to get caught or pinched in the rear seat. Ensure that the seatback is completely locked into its upright...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ...in a collision and causing injury to the vehicle occupants. Special care should be taken of objects placed in the rear seats, since those may hit the front seat ... age 12 and under must always be properly restrained in the rear seat. Never allow children to ride in the front...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ... reduced to below 5km/h. Seat belt warning Seat belt warning light If the driver's seat belt is not fastened when the ignition key is turned ON, the seat belt warning light blinks for approximately 6 seconds. And if the vehicle speed exceeds 10km/h with ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... your vehicle ✽ NOTICE If you are not able to pull out the seat belt from the retractor, firmly pull .... If the height of the adjusting seat belt is too near your neck, you will not be getting the ... your shoulder nearest the door and not your neck. To adjust the height of the seat belt anchor, lower...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ... Seat belts - Front passenger and rear seat 3-point system with combination locking retractor To... belt Combination retractor type seat belts are installed in the rear seat positions to help accommodate the... we strongly recommend that children always be seated in the rear seat. NEVER place any infant ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... buckle. When it is released, the belt should automatically draw back into the retractor. If this does not happen, check the belt to be sure it is not twisted, then try again. Pre-tensioner seat belt Your vehicle is equipped with driver's and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    .... WARNING To obtain maximum benefit from a pre-tensioner seat belt: 1. The seatbelt must be working correctly and adjusted to the proper ... about your vehicle's occupant safety features - including seat belts and air bags - that are provided in this manual. 2. Be sure you and your passengers ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    .... • Do not attempt to inspect or replace the pre-tensioner seat belts yourself. This must be done by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Do not strike the pre-tensioner seat belt assemblies. • Do not attempt to service or repair the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... heed the warnings not to strike, modify, inspect, replace, service or repair the pre-tensioner seat ...belt must be discarded, contact an authorised Hyundai dealer. Seat belt precautions WARNING All ... must be properly placed and installed in the rear seat. For more information about the use of these ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... when properly restrained in the rear seat by a child restraint system that meets the requirements of the the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards. Before ... Children are afforded the most safety in the event of an accident when they are restrained by a proper restraint system in the rear seat. If a...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... hardware are not damaged by seat hinges, doors or other abuse. WARNING When you return the rear seatback to... upright position after the rear seatback was folded down, be careful not to damage the seat belt ... webbing or buckle does not get caught or pinched in the rear seat. A seat belt with damaged ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ... even if no damage is visible. Additional questions concerning seat belt operation should be directed to an authorized Hyundai dealer. Children riding in the car should sit in the rear seat and must always be properly restrained to minimize...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    ...or serious or fatal injuries: • Children of all ages are safer when restrained in the rear seat. A child riding in the front passenger seat can be forcefully ... their arm or behind their back. Always properly position and secure children in rear seat. • Never allow a child to stand-up or kneel on ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... seat is required. This child seat or infant seat should be of appropriate size for the child and should be installed in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions. It is further required that the seat be placed in the vehicle's rear seat. Your...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    ... sound is heard, repeat steps 3 and 4. 5. Remove as much slack from the belt as possible by pushing ...place. If it is not, release the seat belt and repeat steps 2 through 6. 7. Double check ... cannot, the retractor is in the "Auto Lock" mode. To remove the child restraint, press the release button...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    .... If the retractor is not in the Automatic Locking mode, the child restraint can move when your vehicle turns or stops suddenly.... child restraint seat with "Tether Anchor" system Child restraint hook holders are located on the shelf behind the rear seats. 1. Route the child restraint seat strap ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    ... "Tether Anchor" system to install a child restraint system in the rear seat, all unused vehicle rear seat belt metal latch plates or tabs must be latched securely in their seat ... items or equipment to the vehicle. • The tether strap may not work properly if attached somewhere other ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    ... the vehicle's "LATCH" system to install a child restraint system in the rear seat, all unused vehicle rear seat ...to use seat belts to attach the child seat in the rear seats. Child restraint symbols are located on the left and right rear seat backs to indicate the position of the lower anchors for ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    ... anchors are located in the left and right outboard rear seating positions. Their locations are shown in .... There is no LATCH anchor provided for the center rear seating position. The LATCH anchors are located between... seat in place. CAUTION Do not allow the rear seat belt webbing to get scratched or...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    Safety features of your vehicle AIR BAG - ADVANCED SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM Driver's air bag Front passenger's air bag ... 3 4 Side impact sensor* Front impact sensor 3 5 Occupant classification system Driver seat position sensor SRS control module * : if equipped OHD036026/OHD036023/...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... go out. If any of the following conditions occurs, this indicates a malfunetion of the SRS. Have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the air bag system as soon as possible. • The light does not turn on briefly when you turn the ignition ON. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    .... A fully inflated air bag, in combination with a properly worn seat belt, slows the driver's or the passenger's forward motion, reducing the... enabling the driver to maintain forward visibility and the ability to steer or operate other controls. WARNING • Do not install or place any accessories (...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    ...about 6 seconds when the ignition key is turned to the ON position, or after the engine is started, comes on while driving, the SRS is not working properly. If this occurs, have your vehicle immediately inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Before you replace a fuse or ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ... classification system. If the front passenger seat is occupied by a person that the system determines to be of adult size, and he/she sits properly (sitting upright ... on the floor), the "PASSENGER AIR BAG OFF" indicator will be turned off and the front passenger's air bag will ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    ... Off Off Off Off On *1) The system judges a person of adult size as an adult. When a smaller adult sits in the front passenger seat, the system may recognize him/.../her physique and posture. *2) Do not allow children to ride in the front passenger seat. When a larger child who has ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    ...Never put a heavy load in the front passenger seat or seatback pocket. - Never sit with hips shifted towards the front of the seat. - Never place feet on the dashboard. OVQ036014N 1KMN3662 1KMN3664 ...Never lean on the center console. - Never sit on one side of the front passenger seat. 3 36
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ...BAG OFF" indicator is still on, ask the passenger to move to the rear seat. WARNING Do not allow an adult passenger to ride in the ... properly and the car is restarted, we recommend that passenger move to the rear seat because the passenger's front air bag will not deploy. Front seat passengers must ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ... WARNING If the occupant classification system is not working properly, the SRS air bag ... while the vehicle is being driven, have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the occupant classification system ... that person sit in the rear seat. (Continued) (Continued) • Do not modify or replace the front...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    ... that children are safer if they are restrained in the rear, as opposed to the front seat. It is recommended that child restraints be secured in... child riding in a booster seat. • Air bags can only be used once - have an authorized Hyundai dealer replace the air bag immediately after deployment. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... accident. WARNING If a seat track position sensor or an occupant classification system is not working properly, the SRS air AIR bag warning light BAG on the... it illuminates while the vehicle is being driven, have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the advanced SRS air bag ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ... of your vehicle due to a disability, please contact the Hyundai Customer Assistance Center at 1-800-633-5151. WARNING • Modification to the seat structure can ... Always follow the precautions about seat belts, air bags and occupant safety contained in this manual. To reduce the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... SRS air bag warning light remains illuminated while the vehicle is being driven, have an authorized Hyundai dealer inspect the air bag system as soon as ... bags can only be used once - have an authorized Hyundai dealer replace the air bag immediately after deployment. • ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    Safety features of your vehicle Rear impact 1VQA2087 Side impact 1JBA3514 Rollover 1JBA3522 (Continued) • Even though your vehicle...an accident. • Children age 12 and under must always be properly restrained in the rear seat. Never allow children to ride in the front passenger seat. If ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ... should sit in an upright position with the seat belt properly fastened. The driver's hands should be placed on the steering wheel at the 9:00 and ...key is on. • If seat or seat cover is damaged, have the vehicle checked and repaired by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Inform them that your vehicle is ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ... restraint system in the rear seat. • When children are seated in the rear outboard seats, they must... system. This should only be done by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Failure to follow the above mentioned... protect the heads of the front seat occupants and the rear outboard seat occupants in certain...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ...which the air bag would not be expected to provide additional protection. These include rear impacts, second or third collisions in multiple impact accidents,...is totally unusable, don't be surprised that the air bags did not inflate. OHD036026/OHD036028/OHD036029/OHD036030 Air bag ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ... severe injury or death. Therefore, do not try to perform maintenance on or around the air bag sensors. Have the vehicle checked and repaired by an authorized Hyundai dealer. (Continued) (Continued) • Problems may arise if the sensor installation angles are changed due to...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ... air bags may deploy. Drive carefully on unimproved roads or on surfaces not designed for vehicle traffic to prevent unintended air bag deployment.... deploy in such cases because they may not provide benefits beyond the protection of the seat belts in such collisions. OUN026090 Side and/or air bags ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ...1VQA2087 1JBA3516 1JBA3521 • Frontal air bags are not designed to inflate in rear collisions, because occupants are moved backward by the force of the impact. In this case, inflated...additional benefit. • Front air bags may not inflate in side impact collisions, because occupants move ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    ... a higher ground clearance. Air bags may not inflate in this "under-ride" situation because deceleration ... "under-ride" collisions. • Air bags may not inflate in rollover accidents because air bag ... and curtain air bags. • Air bags may not inflate if the vehicle collides with objects such as...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ...(able to inflate if necessary) only when the ignition switch is turned to ON or START position. • Air bags ... There are even circumstances under which contact with the steering wheel air bag can cause ...collision, the driver should sit as far back from the steering wheel air bag as possible (at least ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ... rails above the front and rear doors are very hot. To prevent injury, do not touch the air ... a child restraint on a front passenger's seat is forbidden Never place a rear-facing child restraint in the front passenger's seat. If the air bag deploys, it would impact the rear-facing child restraint...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... serious or fatal injuries. • When children are seated in the rear outboard seats of vehicle equipped with curtain ... problem with your air bag Supplemental Restraint System (SRS). When the ignition switch is turned ...go off. Have the system checked if: • The light does not turn on briefly when you...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ...you can safely service by yourself. If the SRS "AIR BAG" warning light does not illuminate,... immediately inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Any work on the SRS system, such as removing, installing, repairing, or any work on the steering wheel must be performed by an authorized Hyundai dealer....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... • Never let passengers ride in the cargo area or on top of a foldeddown back seat. All occupants should sit upright, fully ... should be properly restrained in appropriate child safety seats or seat belts in the rear seat. WARNING • Sitting improperly or out of position can cause occupants to be ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    Safety features of your vehicle 1 3 2 (if equipped) (if equipped) (if equipped) OHD036027/OHD036117L/OHD036121L/OHD036122L Air... Air bag warning labels, some required by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), are attached to alert the driver and passengers of potential...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ...locks / 4-8 Trunk / 4-12 Windows / 4-14 Hood / 4-18 Fuel filler lid / 4-20 Features of your vehicle Sunroof / 4-23 Steering wheel / 4-27 Mirrors / 4-29 Instrument cluster / 4-37 Hazard warning flasher / 4-51 Lighting / 4-51 Wipers and washers / 4-54...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    Features of your vehicle KEYS WARNING Use only Hyundai original parts for the ignition key in your vehicle. If an aftermarket key is ...to the key set. Should you lose your keys, this number will enable an authorized Hyundai dealer to duplicate the keys easily. Remove the bar code tag and store it in a...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    .... When the transmitter does not work correctly, open and close the door with the ignition key. If you have a problem with the transmitter, contact an authorized Hyundai dealer. ✽ NOTICE OHD046102N Remote keyless entry system operations Lock (1) All doors are ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ...battery, make sure the battery positive "+" symbol faces up as indicated in the illustration. 3. Install the battery in the reverse order of removal. For replacement transmitters, see an authorized Hyundai dealer for reprogramming. 4 4
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... CAUTION The keyless entry system transmitter is designed to give you years of trouble-free use, however it can malfunction if exposed to moisture .... If you are unsure how to use your transmitter or replace the battery, contact an authorized Hyundai dealer. CAUTION • Using the wrong battery can ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ... audible alarm with blinking of the hazard warning lights. Park the car and stop the engine. Arm the system as described below. 1. Remove the ignition key from the ignition switch. 2. Make sure that all doors, the engine hood and trunk lid are closed and ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ... following occurs while the system is armed. • A front or rear door is opened without using the ignition key... system is not disarmed with the ignition key or transmitter, insert the key into the ignition switch, turn .... • If you lose your keys, consult your authorized Hyundai dealer. ✽ NOTICE ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... OHD046001 Operating door locks from outside the vehicle • Turn the key toward rear of vehicle to unlock and toward ..., door lock and door mechanisms may not work properly due to freezing conditions. If ... door lock switch, all vehicle doors will lock automatically. (if equipped) Always remove the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    ...door unlock feature repeatedly (both electronic and manual) while simultaneously pulling on the door handle. •... door locks and handles, front and rear. • Lower a front window and use the ... opens. (if equipped) With central door lock switch (if equipped) It is operated by depressing the door lock ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ...vehicle doors will lock. • When pushing down on the rear portion (2) of the switch, all vehicle doors will unlock....door is open, the doors will not lock when the front portion of central door lock switch is pressed... vehicle while you are gone. Always remove the ignition key, engage the parking brake...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ...may not be unlocked when there are some problems of mechanical door lock system or battery. 3. Close the rear door. To open the..., it will automatically lock all doors. For activation of this feature, contact an authorized Hyundai dealer. OHD046005 WARNING - Rear door locks Child-protector rear door...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... locks. To be sure the trunk lid is securely fastened, always check by trying to pull it up. WARNING The trunk lid should be always...button. With the key To open the trunk lid, insert the key and turn it clockwise to unlock. The trunk compartment light will illuminate when the trunk lid is opened. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ... build-up, or because of exposure to cold weather conditions. The trunk is also a highly dangerous location in the event of a crash because it is not a protected occupant space but merely a part of the vehicle's crush zone. • Your vehicle should be kept locked and ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ... window switch (2) Front passenger's door power window switch (3) Rear door (left) power window switch (4) Rear door (right) power window switch (5) Window opening and closing (6) Automatic ... cold and wet climates, power windows may not work properly due to freezing conditions. ✽ ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ...approximately 30 seconds after the ignition key is removed or turned to the ACC or LOCK position. However,... the 30 seconds after the ignition key removal. While driving, if you notice ... the switch momentarily to the opposite direction of the window movement. WARNING - Windows • Always double check ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ... 1in. (2.5cm). If the power window switch is pulled up continuously again within 5...window system must be reset as follows: 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position. 2. Close driver's window ... the halfway position on the power window switch. • Always check for obstructions before raising any ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... if their head, hands or other body parts are trapped by a closing window. Always check for obstructions before raising any ... the passenger door power windows. Manual windows (if equipped) To raise or lower the window, turn the window regulator handle clockwise or counterclockwise. WARNING When ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ... latch (1) inside of the hood center and lift the hood (2). 3. Pull the support rod from the engine room. 4. Hold the hood open with the support rod. WARNING - Hot parts Grasp the support rod in the area wrapped in rubber. The rubber will help prevent you from being ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ...be correctly installed. • Gloves, rags or any other combustible material must be removed from the engine compartment. 2. Return the support rod to its clip to prevent it from ... in property damage or severe personal injury. • Do not leave gloves, rags or any other combustible material ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ... gloves be worn if there is a need to open the fuel filler door manually. 3. Pull the fuel filler lid out to open. 4. To remove the cap, turn the fuel tank cap counterclockwise. 5. Refuel as needed. If the fuel-filler lid will not open because ice ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... you to the risk of fire and burns. Always remove the fuel cap carefully and slowly. ... until the condition stops before completely removing the cap. • Do not "top off" after the... cap until it clicks, otherwise the " " light will illuminate. • Always check that the fuel cap is installed securely to...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ... • Make sure to refuel with unleaded fuel only. • If the fuel filler cap requires replacement, use only a genuine Hyundai cap or the equivalent specified for your vehicle. An incorrect fuel filler cap can result in a serious malfunction of the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ...✽ NOTICE In cold and wet climates, sunroof may not work properly due to freezing conditions. ✽ NOTICE The sunroof cannot slide when it is in the tilt position nor ... button 3. Close button The sunroof can only be opened, closed, or tilted when the ignition switch is in the ON position. 4...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... automatically, it will reverse direction, and then stop. Auto reverse function does not work if a tiny obstacle is blocked between the sliding glass and the sunroof sash. You should always check that all passengers and objects are away from the sunroof ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    Features of your vehicle WARNING - Sunroof • Do not extend face, neck, arms or body ...necessary. Damage to the motor or system components could occur. • Periodically remove any dirt that may accumulate on the guide rail. • If you try to open the sunroof when the temperature is below freezing or...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    Features of your vehicle ❈ For more detailed information, contact an authorized HYUNDAI dealer. Resetting the sunroof Whenever the vehicle battery is disconnected or discharged, or related fuse is blown, you must reset your sunroof system as follows: ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ... to steer during normal vehicle operation, have the power steering checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. The following symptoms may occur during normal ...: • The EPS warning light does not illuminate. • The steering wheel becomes heavier after turning the ignition switch on. This happens as ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ...sound the horn, press the horn symbol on your steering wheel. Check the horn regularly to be sure it operates properly. CAUTION • To sound the horn, press the area ... on your steering wheel (see illustration). The horn will operate only when this area is pressed. • Do not strike the...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    .../night rearview mirror Adjust the rearview mirror to center on the view through the rear window. Make this adjustment before you start driving. Electric chromic mirror (ECM) ... in order to improve the drivers view behind the vehicle. WARNING - Rear visibility Do not place objects in ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ...to turn the automatic- dimming function off. The mirror indicator light will turn off. • The mirror defaults to the ON position whenever the ignition switch is turned on. Electric chromic mirror with homelink system (if equipped) To operate the electric rearview ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...detect an object, signaling the door to stop and reverse, does not meet current federal safety standards. Using...training and accurate transmission of the radio-frequency. Follow these steps to train your HomeLink mirror: Flashing OHD046306N 1. When programming the buttons for the first time, press...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ... hold the button on the HomeLink system you wish to train and the button on the transmitter while the transmitter is approximately 1 to 3 inches away from the mirror. Do not release the buttons until step 3 has been completed. 3. The HomeLink indicator...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ... door lock, estate gate, or home or office lighting). For convenience, the hand-held transmitter of the device may... indicator light begins to flash (approximately 20 seconds). Release both buttons. Do not hold... button. Do NOT release until step 4 has been completed. 2. When the indicator light begins ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... transmitter every two seconds until the frequency signal has been learned. The indicator light will flash slowly and then rapidly ... cause undesired operation. WARNING The HomeLink transmitter has been tested and complies with FCC and DOC/MDC rules. Changes or modifications not expressly approved by...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    .... The mirrors can be adjusted remotely with the remote switch. The mirror heads can be folded back to prevent damage during an automatic ... If ice should restrict movement of the mirror, do not force the mirror for adjustment. To remove ice, use a deicer spray, or a sponge or soft cloth with very warm...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ... motor may be damaged. • Do not attempt to adjust the outside rearview mirror by hand. Doing so ... type (if equipped) The electric remote control mirror switch allows you to adjust the position of... outside rearview mirror, grasp the housing of mirror and then fold it toward the rear of the vehicle. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    Features of your vehicle INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 1. Tachometer 2. Turn signal indicators 3. Speedometer 4. Engine temperature gauge 5. Warning and indicator lights 6. Shift position indicator (Automatic transaxle only) 7. Odometer/Trip computer 8. Fuel gauge OHD047027N 4 37
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... illumination intensity can be adjusted by rotating the control knob with the headlight switch in any position when the ignition switch ... points and to prevent lugging and/or over-revving the engine. When the door is open, and if the engine is not started in 1 minute, the tachometer pointer may move ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    Features of your vehicle CAUTION Do not operate the engine within the tachometer's RED ZONE. This may cause severe engine damage. WARNING Never remove the radiator cap when... gauge This gauge shows the temperature of the engine coolant when the ignition switch is ON. Do not continue driving with...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... level. If you run out of fuel, it could cause the engine to misfire and result in... gauge indicates the approximate amount of fuel remaining in the fuel tank. The fuel tank capacity is given in...gauge is supplemented by a low fuel warning light, which will illuminate when the fuel tank is nearly empty....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ... information related to driving, including distance to empty, tripmeter, average fuel consumption and average speed on the display when the ignition switch is in ON position. Mode selection Push the TRIP button for less than 1 second to select ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... empty based on the current fuel in the fuel tank and the amount of fuel delivered to the engine. When the remaining distance... meter's working range is from 30 to 999 miles (50 to 999 km). • If the vehicle is not ...operate correctly. The trip computer may not register additional fuel if less than ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ... more than 0.03 miles (50 m). The meter's working range is from 0.1 to 199.9 miles per gallon ... for more than 1 second to reset the average fuel consumption to zero (---). Average speed This mode ... button for more than 1 second. The meter's working range is from 0 to 999 MPH. Tripmeter This mode ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... ON (do not start the engine). Any light that does not illuminate should be checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. After starting the engine, ... indicates that there may be a problem with the ABS. If this occurs, have your vehicle checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer as soon ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    .... In this case, your ABS and regular brake system may not work normally. Have the vehicle checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer as soon as possible. Seat belt warning Turn signal indicator lights WARNING If the both ABS and Brake warning ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ...after adding oil or if oil is not available, call an authorized Hyundai dealer. CAUTION If the oil pressure warning light stays on while the engine is ... instance where the oil light stays on when the engine is running, the engine should be checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer before ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    ...somewhere in the electrical charging system. Have an authorized Hyundai dealer correct the problem as soon as possible. WARNING Driving the vehicle with a warning light on is dangerous. If the brake warning light remains on, have the brakes checked and repaired immediately by an ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ...is turned to the ON position, take your vehicle to your nearest authorized Hyundai dealer and have the system checked. Generally, your ... in loss of engine power. Have the Engine Control System inspected as soon as possible by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Low washer fluid level warning indicator (if ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ...ON mode, the ESC may have a malfunction. Take your car to an authorized Hyundai dealer and have the system checked. SET The indicator light illuminates when the cruise ... has a malfunction. If it comes on while driving, have your vehicle inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer. 4 49
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... System is not working properly. If this occurs, have your vehicle checked by an authorized HYUNDAI ... system may not monitor the tire pressure. Have the system checked by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer as...System is not working porperly. If this occurs, have your vehicle checked by an authorized HYUNDAI ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ... necessary, to keep the lights on when the ignition key is removed, perform the following : 1) Open the driver-side door. 2) Turn the parking ... lights are turned on by pushing in the hazard switch. This causes all turn signal lights to blink. The hazard warning lights will operate even though the key...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ... high beam headlights, push the lever away from you. Pull it back for low beams. The high-beam indicator will light when ...discharged, do not leave the lights on for a prolonged time while the engine is not running. The ignition switch must be in the ON position to turn on the headlights. ✽ NOTICE...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... it flashes abnormally, one of the turn signal bulbs may be burned out and will require replacement. OUN028224 OUN028226 Flashing ...position when released. The headlight switch does not need to be on to use this flashing feature. Turn signals and lane change signals The ignition switch must be on ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ... avoid accidents when visibility is poor due to fog, rain or snow etc. The fog lights will turn on when fog light switch (1) is turned to ON after the headlights are turned... turn off the fog lights, turn the switch to OFF. OHD048900N CAUTION When in operation, the fog lights consume large ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ... wipers or windshield, do not operate the wipers when the windshield is dry. • To prevent damage to the wiper blades, do not use gasoline, kerosene, paint thinner, or ..., or until the snow and/or ice is removed before using the windshield wipers to ensure proper operation. ✽ ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    Features of your vehicle INTERIOR LIGHT Type A If the washer does not work, check the washer fluid level. If the fluid level is not sufficient, you will need to add appropriate non-abrasive windshield washer fluid to the washer reservoir. The reservoir filler neck is located in the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ...vehicle ON In the ON position, the light stays on at all times. CAUTION Do not leave the switch in this position ...lamp Push in the map lamp lens to turn the light on or off. This light produces a spot beam .... However if the ignition switch is ON or all doors are locked, the light will turn off even ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... box lamp comes on when the glove box is opened. The parking lights or headlights must be ON for the glove box lamp to function. Vanity mirror lamp (if equipped) Opening the lid of the vanity mirror will automatically turn on the mirror light. 4 58
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ...off the defroster, press the rear window defroster button again. Outside mirror defroster (if... is equipped with the outside mirror defroster, it will be operating at the same time when you operate the rear window... the window to remove frost, fog and thin ice from the interior and exterior of the rear...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    Features of your vehicle MANUAL CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) 1. Temperature control knob 2. Fan speed control knob 3. Mode selection knob 4. Air conditioning button (if equipped) 5. Air intake control button 6. Rear window defroster button OHD046056N 4 60
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    Features of your vehicle Heating and air conditioning 1. Start the engine. 2. Set the mode to the desired position. 3. Set the temperature control to the ... fan speed control to the desired speed. 6. If air conditioning is desired, turn the air conditioning system (if equipped) on. OHD046058L 4 61
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... through the face level vents. If the "MAX A/C" mode is selected, the A/C will turn on automatically and "Recirculation" mode will be activated. Floor-Level (C,...air flow is directed to the windshield with a small amount of air directed to the side window defrosters. OFF The fan is turned off. 4 62...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ... panel vents If air flow control is not satisfactory, check the instrument panel vents. The outlet port can be opened or closed separately using the ... ventilation system. To change the air temperature in the passenger compartment, turn the knob to the right position for warm and hot air...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    Features of your vehicle Recirculated air position The indicator light on the button is illuminated when the recirculated air position is selected. ... function selected. Outside (fresh) air position The indicator light on the button is not illuminated when the outside (fresh) air position is selected....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ...to the desired speed. 5. If dehumidified heating is desired, turn the air conditioning system (if equipped) on. • If the windshield fogs up, set...conditioning (if equipped) Push the A/C button to turn the air conditioning system on (indicator light will illuminate). Push the button...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ...to desired temperature. Air conditioning (if equipped) All Hyundai Air Conditioning Systems are filled with environmentally friendly R-134a refrigerant which is not damaging to... system operation may cause engine overheating. Continue to use the blower fan but turn the air conditioning ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ... rate is suddenly decreased, the system should be checked at an authorized dealer. Blower Climate control air filter Heater core Evaporator core 1LDA5047... outside (fresh) air position is selected. If this happens, have the climate control air filter replaced by an authorized Hyundai dealer. 4 67
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    .... Therefore, if abnormal operation is found, have the system inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer. CAUTION The air conditioning system should be serviced by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Improper service may cause serious injury to the person performing the...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    Features of your vehicle AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) 1. Front windshield defrost button 2. Rear window defrost button 3. Air conditioning button 4. Air intake control button 5. Temperature control button 6. Fan speed control ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... lowest setting LO, the air conditioning system will operate continuously. 3. To turn the automatic operation off, press any button except temperature... using automatic operation, the air conditioning system can automatically turn on to decrease the humidity inside the vehicle, even if the temperature...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... can be controlled manually as well by pushing buttons other than the AUTO button. In this case, the system works sequentially according to the order of buttons selected. When ... to the desired speed. 6. If air conditioning is desired, turn the air conditioning system (if equipped) on. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... OHD046060 Defrost-level (A, D) Most of the air flow is directed to the windshield with a small amount of air directed to the side window defrosters.... panel vents If air flow control is not satisfactory, check the instrument panel vents. The outlet port can be opened or closed separately using the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ... conversion If the battery has been discharged or disconnected, the temperature mode display will reset to Fahrenheit. This is normal condition. You can switch the temperature mode between Fahrenheit to Centigrade as follows; While depressing the AUTO button, depress the OFF button for 3 seconds or ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    Features of your vehicle Recirculated air position The indicator light on the button is illuminated when the recirculated air position is selected. ... function selected. Outside (fresh) air position The indicator light on the button is not illumimated when the outside (fresh) air position is selected....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... is, the more air is delivered. Pressing the OFF button turns off the fan. Air conditioning Push the A/C button to turn the air conditioning system on (indicator light will illuminate). Push the button again to turn the air conditioning system off. Outside tempmeter The current outer...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    Features of your vehicle OHD046076 OFF mode Push the OFF button to turn off the air climate control system. However you can still operate the mode and air intake buttons as long as the ignition switch is in the ON position. 4 76
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ... the mode to the floor-defrost position. • Before driving, clear all snow and ice from the windshield, rear window, outside rear view mirrors, and all side windows. • Clear all snow and ice from the hood and air inlet in the cowl grill ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ... Select desired temperature. 3. Press the defrost button ( ). 4. The air-conditioning will be turned on according to the detected ambient temperature, outside (fresh) air ... position and higher fan speed are not selected automatically, adjust the corresponding button or knob manually. If the position ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ... OHD046105N OHD046106 Manual climate control system 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position. 2. Turn the mode selection knob to the defrost... defog logic status. Automatic climate control system 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position. 2. Select the defrost position pressing defrost ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ...passengers. CAUTION • To avoid possible theft, do not leave valuables in the storage compartment. • Always ... compartment that the storage compartment cover can not close securely. OHD046081 OHD046082 Center... use. WARNING - Flammable materials Do not store cigarette lighters, propane cylinders...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... or an accident, possibly injuring the passengers in the vehicle. • Do not open the sunglass holder while the vehicle is moving. The rear view mirror of the vehicle can be blocked by an open sunglass holder. OHD046083 OHD046084 Sunglass holder To...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... Do not hold the lighter in after it is already heated because it will overheat. • Only a genuine Hyundai ... If the lighter does not pop out within 30 seconds, remove it to prevent overheating.... only a genuine Hyundai replacement or its approved equivalent. Ashtray WARNING - Ashtray use • Do not ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ...., in the cup holder while the vehicle is in motion. OHD046087 Rear (if equipped) OHD046089L Sunvisor Use the sunvisor to shield direct light through the front ... from the bracket (1) and swing it to the side (2). To use the vanity mirror, pull down the visor and slide the mirror cover ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    Features of your vehicle CAUTION - Vanity mirror lamp (if equipped) Close the vanity mirror ... its original position after use. If the vanity mirror is not closed securely, the lamp will stay on and... CAUTION • Use power outlet only when the engine is running and remove the accessory plug after use....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ...are disconnected, you must reset the time. When the ignition switch is in the ACC or ON position, the clock buttons operate as ...pull down the upper portion of hanger. CAUTION Do not hang heavy clothes, since those may... WARNING Do not adjust the clock while driving. You may lose your steering control...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ... the cargo area to attach the luggage net. Contact your authorized Hyundai dealer to obtain a luggage net. Avoid eye injury. DO NOT overstretch. The luggage net ... keep your face and body out of its recoil path. DO NOT use when the strap has visible signs of wear or damage....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ... NOTICE In places such as tunnels, the satellite broadcast signal is not available. CAUTION • Do not clean the inside of the rear window glass with a cleaner or use a scraper to remove any foreign deposits as this may cause damage to the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ... is pressed for 0.8 second or more, it will work as follows in each mode. RADIO mode It will function as the AUTO... for less than 0.8 second, it will work as follows in each mode. RADIO mode It will function as the PRESET... to promote safe driving. ✽ NOTICE Do not operate audio remote control buttons...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... ¢ ¢¢ JBM001 JBM002 JBM003 How car audio works AM and FM radio signals are broadcast from transmitter towers located around ... certain listening conditions which might lead you to believe a problem exists with your radio. The following conditions are normal and do not indicate radio trouble: ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... Fading - As your car moves away from the radio station, the signal will weaken and sound will begin ... between the transmitter and your radio can disturb the signal causing static or fluttering .... • Multi-Path Cancellation - Radio signals being received from several directions can cause distortion ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ... player. • Because tape media can be distorted when exposed to direct sunlight, Do not leave cassette tapes on the seats, dashboard or near the back windshield. Care of disc (if equipped) • If the temperature inside the car is ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    Features of your vehicle RADIO, SET UP, VOLUME, AUDIO CONTROL(SA710S) 1. Power ON/OFF Button & Volume Control Knob 2. AM/FM Selection Button 3. Automatic Channel Selection Button 4. Preset Button 5. Manual Channel Selection Knob & SETUP Button 6. SCAN Button 4 92
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    Features of your vehicle RADIO, SET UP, VOLUME, AUDIO CONTROL(PA710S) 1. Power ON/OFF Button & Volume Control Knob 2. AM/FM Selection Button 3. Automatic Channel Selection Button 4. Preset Button 5. Manual Channel Selection Knob & SETUP Button 6. SCAN Button 4 93
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    Features of your vehicle RADIO, SET UP, VOLUME, AUDIO CONTROL(PA760S) 1. Power ON/OFF Button & Volume Control Knob 2. AM/FM Selection Button 3. Automatic Channel Selection Button 4. Preset Button 5. Manual Channel Selection Knob & SETUP Button 6. SCAN Button 4 94
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ... Button & Volume Control Knob Turns the set on/off when the ignition switch is on ACC or ON. If the button ...adjusted by rotating the knob. FADER adjusts FRONT/REAR position, and BALANCE adjusts LEFT/...Channel Selection knob Turn this knob while listening to a radio channel to manually adjust frequency....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ... vehicle • RETURN Exits SETUP mode and returns to play mode. Pressing AM/FM, CD/AUX or XM button also exits SETUP mode and switches to selected mode. 6. SCAN Button If this button is pressed, the frequencies will become increased and receive the corresponding broadcasts. This function will play ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    Features of your vehicle CDP, AUX(SA710S) 1. CD Loading Slot 2. CD Eject Button 3. CD/AUX Selection Button 4. Automatic Track Selection Button 5. Fast Search Button 6. RANDOM Play Button 7. REPEAT Button 8. CD Indicator 9. SCAN Play Button 4 97
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    Features of your vehicle CDP, AUX(PA710S) 1. CD Loading Slot 2. CD Eject Button 3. CD/AUX Selection Button 4. Automatic Track Selection Button 5. Fast Search Button 6. RANDOM Play Button 7. REPEAT Button 8. CD Indicator 9. SCAN Play Button 10. INFO Button 11. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 12. FOLDER...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    Features of your vehicle CDC, AUX(PA760S) 1. CD Loading Slot 2. CD Eject Button 3. CD/AUX Selection Button 4. Automatic Track Selection Button 5. Fast Search Button 6. RANDOM Play Button 7. REPEAT Button 9. SCAN Play Button 10. INFO Button 11. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 12. FOLDER Moving Button ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... upward and gently push in. When the ignition switch is on ACC or ON and power is off, power is automatically turned on if the CD is loaded. This CDP supports only 12cm CD. If...CD ➟ AUX ➟ CD...when the button is pressed each time.(It will not turn to AUX if the auxiliary device is not ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    .... 11. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button Turn this knob clockwise to display the songs next to the currently played song. Turn the knob counterclockwise to display the songs before the currently played ... ➟ TITLE ➟ ARTIST ➟ ALBUME ➟ FOLDER NAME ➟ TOTAL FILE...(not displayed if the information ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ...the USB device. (USB is not ESA) • If the vehicle is started up or turned off while the ... connected, the external USB device may not work. • It may not play inauthentic MP3 or ... malfunction. Therefore, mount the external USB device when the engine is turned off or in another mode. • Depending on...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    .../ Cellular phone/Digital camera those are not recognizable by standard USB I/F can be unrecognizable... protected by DRM (DIGITAL RIGHTS MANAGEMENT) are not recognizalbe. • The data in the USB memory may lost while using this AUDIO, It is recommeded to back up important data on a personal. (Continued...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    Features of your vehicle USING USB(PA710S) 1. INFO Selection Button 2. TRACK Moving Button 3. RANDOM Playback Button 4. REPEAT Button 5. USB Selection Button 6. FOLDER Moving Button 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 8. SCAN Play Button 9. Fast Search Button 4 104
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    Features of your vehicle USING USB(PA760S) 1. INFO Selection Button 2. TRACK Moving Button 3. RANDOM Playback Button 4. REPEAT Button 5. USB Selection Button 6. FOLDER Moving Button 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 8. SCAN Play Button 9. Fast Search Button 4 105
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ... in a folder are repeatedly played back. 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button Turn this knob clockwise ... the songs next to the currently played song. Turn the button counterclockwise to display the songs before ... Selection Button If USB is connected, it switches to the USB mode from the other mode to play ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    Features of your vehicle RUNNING iPod ®(PA710S) 1. INFO Selection Button 2. TRACK Moving Button 3. RANDOM Playback Button 4. REPEAT Button 5. iPod Selection Button 6. CATEGORY Selection Button 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 8. Fast Search Button iPod ® is a trademark of Apple Inc. 4 107
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    Features of your vehicle RUNNING iPod ® (PA760S) 1. INFO Selection Button 2. TRACK Moving Button 3. RANDOM Playback Button 4. REPEAT Button 5. iPod Selection Button 6. CATEGORY Selection Button 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button 8. Fast Search Button iPod ® is a trademark of Apple Inc. 4 108
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ... again to cancel the mode. 7. SEARCH Knob & ENTER Button When you turn the knob clockwise, it will display the songs(category) next to the song currently played(category in the same level). Also, when you turn the knob counterclockwise, it will display the songs(category) before the song ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ... vehicle ✽ NOTICE FOR USING iPod DEVICE • Some iPod models might not support the communication protocol and the files will not be played. (iPod .... • If the iPod crashes due to its own trouble, reset the iPod. (Reset: Refer to iPod manual) • An iPod may not operate normally on low battery. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    Features of your vehicle XM SATELLITE RADIO(PA710S) 1. XM Selection Button 2. INFO Button 3. Automatic Channel Selection Button 4. SCAN Button 5. CATEGORY Search Button 6. Manual Channel Selection Knob 7. Preset Button 4 111
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    Features of your vehicle XM SATELLITE RADIO(PA760S) 1. XM Selection Button 2. INFO Button 3. Automatic Channel Selection Button 4. SCAN Button 5. CATEGORY Search Button 6. Manual Channel Selection Knob 7. Preset Button 4 112
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    Features of your vehicle 1. XM Selection Button Turns to XM Satellite Radio Mode. XM mode toggles in order to XM1 ➟ XM2 ➟ XM3 ➟ XM1...when the ...SEEK ] button for less than 0.8 second to select next channel. • Radio ID : Seek or Tune to XM channel 0 to display the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    Before driving / 5-3 Key positions / 5-4 Starting the engine / 5-5 Manual transaxle / 5-7 Automatic transaxle / 5-10 Brake system / 5-16 Cruise control system / 5-26 Economical operation / 5-30 Special driving conditions / 5-32 Winter ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ...if you drive over something that strikes the underneath side of the car, have the exhaust system checked as soon as possible by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Do not run the engine in an enclosed area. Letting the engine idle in your garage, even ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ... all windows, outside mirror(s), and outside lights are clean. • Check the condition of the tires. • Check under the vehicle ... you if you intend to back up. • Be sure that all lights work. • Check all gauges. • Check the operation of warning lights when the ignition switch is turned to the...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ...when the door is closed. Ignition switch position LOCK The steering wheel locks to protect against theft. The ignition key can be removed only in the LOCK position. When turning the ignition switch to the LOCK position, push the key inward at the ACC...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ... (if equipped). If difficulty is experienced turning the ignition switch to the ACC position, turn the key while turning the steering wheel right and left to release the tension. ON The warning lights can be checked before the engine is started. This is the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    Driving your vehicle 3. Turn the ignition switch to START and hold it there until the engine starts (a maximum of 10 seconds), then release...lever in the N (Neutral) position while the vehicle is still moving and turn the ignition switch to the START position in an attempt to restart the engine. 5 6
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    Driving your vehicle MANUAL TRANSAXLE (IF EQUIPPED) Manual transaxle operation The manual transaxle has 5 forward gears. This shift pattern is ... is completely stopped before shifting into R (Reverse). Never operate the engine with the tachometer (rpm) in the red zone. The shift lever can be moved ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ...of the engine may possibly cause engine damage. • Do not downshift more than 2 gears or downshift ... Before leaving the driver's seat, always set the parking brake fully and shut the engine off. Then make... an uphill grade, while waiting for a traffic light, etc. • Do not use the shift lever as a ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ... to be seriously injured or killed than a properly belted occupant. • Avoid high speeds when cornering or turning. • Do not make quick steering wheel movements, such as sharp lane changes or fast, sharp turns. • The risk of rollover is greatly ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    Driving your vehicle AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE Depress the brake pedal when shifting The shift lever can be moved freely OHD056003 5 10
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    ...forward gear position with the brakes on. • When stopped on an upgrade, do not hold the vehicle stationary with engine power. Use the service brake or the parking brake. • Do not shift from N (Neutral) or P (Park) into D (Drive), or R (Reverse) when...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ... as explained in "Rocking the Vehicle", in this manual. N (Neutral) The wheels and transaxle are not locked. The vehicle ... through a 4-gear sequence, providing the best fuel economy and power. For extra power... the drive wheels to lock which will cause you to lose control of the vehicle. • Do not...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... slowed enough for low gear to engage. Do not exceed 30 mph (50 km/h) ...speed exceeds a certain value to prevent the engine from over-revving. Manually move the selector to "D" when returning ... exceeds a certain value to prevent the engine from over-revving. Manually move the selector to "D" returning ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ... ignition key cannot be removed unless the shift lever is in the P (Park) position. If the ignition switch is in any other position, the key cannot be removed. Shift lock system ... 3. Move the shift lever. 4. Have your vehicle inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer immediately. 5 14
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... to be seriously injured or killed than a properly belted occupant. • Avoid high speeds when cornering or turning. • Do not make quick steering wheel movements, such as sharp lane changes or fast, sharp turns. • The risk of rollover is greatly ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    ... only when necessary to maintain steering control on slippery surfaces. In the event of brake failure If service brakes fail to operate... applied. Applying the brakes lightly will indicate whether they have been affected in this way. Always test your brakes in this fashion after driving through deep ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ...with worn brake pads. • Always replace brake pads as complete front or rear axle sets. ... brakes (if equipped) Your rear drum brakes do not have wear indicators.Therefore, have the rear brake linings inspected if you hear... have your rear brakes inspected each time you change or rotate your tires and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ...gearshift lever is securely positioned in 1st (First) gear or R (Reverse) for manual transaxle equipped vehicles and in P (Park) for automatic ... the shift lever should be positioned in the appropriate low gear on manual transaxle vehicles or in the P (Park) position on automatic transaxle vehicles. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ... the safety of yourself or others. W-75 Check the brake warning light by turning the ignition switch ON (do not start the engine). This light will be illuminated when the parking brake is applied with the ignition switch in the START or ON ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ... is on and stays on, you may have a problem with the ABS. In this case, however, your regular brakes will work normally. • The ABS warning light ...off if everything is normal. If the light stays on, you may have a problem with your ABS. Contact an authorized Hyundai dealer as soon as possible. 5 20
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... system is normal. Otherwise, you may have a problem with the ABS. Contact an authorized Hyundai dealer as soon as possible. WARNING Never drive too fast for the road ... of a drained battery, the engine may not run as smoothly and the ABS warning light may turn on at the same ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    ... ESC operation ESC ON condition • When the ignition is turned ON, ESC and ESC OFF indicator lights illuminate for approximately 3 seconds, then ESC is turned on. • Press the ESC OFF button for...is the ESC performing an automatic system self-check and does not indicate a problem. 5 22
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    ... turn on again. ■ ESC indicator light (blinks) CAUTION Driving with varying tire or wheel sizes may cause the ESC system to malfunction. When replacing tires, make sure they are the same size as your original tires. ESC ■ ESC OFF indicator light (...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ...the vehicle on a dynamometer, ensure that the ESC is turned off (ESC OFF light illuminated). If the ESC is... parked, check to be sure the parking brake is not engaged and that the parking brake indicator light is... safe to do so and call an authorized Hyundai dealer for assistance. • Don't coast down ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... or reverse gear (manual transaxle). If your car is facing downhill, turn the front wheels into the... when there is an accumulation of snow or ice around or near the rear brakes or if the brakes are wet. If there is... (manual transaxle) and block the rear wheels so the car cannot roll. Then release the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    ... system. • During cruise-speed driving of a manual transaxle vehicle, do not shift into neutral without depressing the ...To set cruise control speed: 1. Push the CRUISE ON-OFF button on the steering wheel to turn the system on. The CRUISE indicator light in the instrument cluster will illuminate. 2....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ... the COAST/SET switch, and release it at the desired speed. The SET indicator light in the instrument ... (1.6 km/h) each time the RES/ACCEL switch is operated in this manner. To decrease the cruising speed:... want to maintain. • Push the COAST/SET switch and release it immediately. The cruising speed...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ... (the SET indicator light in the instrument cluster will go off), but it will not turn the system..., push the RES/ACCEL switch located on your steering wheel. You will return to your...) with an automatic transaxle. • Press the CANCEL switch located on the steering wheel. • Decrease the vehicle speed...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    Driving your vehicle To turn cruise control off, do one of the following: • Push the...OFF button (the CRUISE indicator light in the instrument cluster will go off). • Turn the ignition off.... will automatically resume when the RES/ACCEL switch is pushed. It will not resume, however, if the vehicle ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ...either too much or too little, results in unnecessary tire wear. Check the tire pressures at least once a month. • Be sure that the wheels are aligned correctly. Improper alignment.... • Travel lightly. Don't carry unnecessary weight in your car. Weight reduces fuel economy. • ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    .... Keeping a vehicle in good operating condition is important both for economy and safety. Therefore, have an authorized Hyundai dealer perform scheduled inspections and maintenance. WARNING - Engine off during motion Never turn the engine off to ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ... and tire damage. WARNING - Spinning tires Do not spin the wheels, especially at speeds more than 35...to free it from snow, sand, or mud, first turn the steering wheel right and left to clear the ...Accelerate slowly to avoid spinning the drive wheels. • Use sand, rock salt, tire chains, or other non-...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... your windshield wiping equipment in good shape. Replace your windshield wiper blades when they show signs of streaking or missing areas on the windshield. • If ... especially in areas where there may not be any street lights. • Adjust your mirrors to reduce the glare from other ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ... tire failure leading to accidents, injuries, and even death. Always check the tires for proper inflation before driving. For proper tire .... Worn-out tires should be replaced as soon as possible and should never be used for driving. Always check the tire tread before driving your car. For further ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ... vehicle's original equipment tires. You should drive cautiously even when the roads are clear. Check with the tire dealer for maximum speed recommendations. 1JBA4068 WARNING - Snow tire size Snow tires should be equivalent in size and type to the vehicle's...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ... • Make sure the snow chains are the correct size and type for your tires. Incorrect snow chains can cause ... cause the vehicle to bounce. • Avoid sharp turns or lockedwheel braking. • Chains that are the wrong size or improperly installed can damage your vehicle's brake lines, suspension, body ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    ... aren't sure what weight oil you should use, consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. To keep locks from freezing To keep the locks from freezing, ... container. Window washer anti-freeze is available from an authorized Hyundai dealer and most auto parts outlets. Do not use engine coolant or other types ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ... there is an accumulation of snow or ice around or near the rear brakes or if the brakes are wet. If ...(manual transaxle) and block the rear wheels so the car cannot roll. Then release ...periodically check underneath the car to be sure the movement of the front wheels and the steering components is not ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    ... towing trailers, cars, or other types of vehicles or apparatus may differ. Ask an authorized Hyundai dealer for further details before towing. CAUTION Pulling a trailer .... For example, if the trailer is too heavy, the brakes may not work well - or even at all. You and your ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    ... be sure to seal the holes later when you remove the hitch. If you don't seal ... that the tongue will not drop to the road if it becomes separated from the hitch. Instructions about safety chains... system. This is not a task for amateurs. Use an experienced, competent trailer shop for this work. 5 40...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ... a trailer, your vehicle has to have a different turn signal flasher and extra wiring. The green arrows on your instrument panel ... lighting system directly to your vehicle's lighting system. Use only an approved trailer wiring harness. An authorized Hyundai dealer can assist you in installing the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    ...soon as it is safe to do so, and allow the engine to idle until it cools down. You ... someone place chocks under the trailer wheels. 3. When the wheel chocks are in place, release the brakes ... brake, and then shift to R (Reverse) for a manual transaxle or P (Park) for an automatic transaxle. 5. Release...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... you: • Start your engine; • Shift into gear; and • Release the parking brake. 2. Slowly remove your foot from the brake pedal. 3. Drive slowly until ... condition is another important item to frequently check. Each item is covered in this manual, and the Index will help you find ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ... in. Failure to heed this caution may result in serious engine or transaxle damage. • When towing a trailer, be sure to consult an authorized Hyundai dealer for further information on additional requirements such as a towing kit, etc. • ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ... Weight C190E02JM WARNING - Trailer • Never load a trailer with more weight in the rear than in the front. The front should be loaded with approximately 60% of the total trailer load; the rear should be loaded with approximately 40% of the total trailer load. (Continued)...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ... the maximum weight limits of the trailer or trailer towing equipment. Improper loading can result in damage to your vehicle and/or personal injury. Check weights and loading at a commercial scale or highway patrol office equipped with scales. • An improperly loaded trailer can cause loss of ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ... vehicle can tow. Cargo capacity: OHD056900N Tire and loading information label The label located ... driver's door sill gives the original tire size, cold tire pressures recommended for your ... weight. Total : 5 persons (Front seat : 2 persons, Rear seat : 3 persons) Seating capacity is the maximum ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ... weight of luggage and cargo being loaded on the vehicle. That weight may not safely exceed the available cargo and luggage load capacity ..., load from your trailer will be transferred to your vehicle. Consult this manual to determine how this reduces the available cargo and luggage load capacity of ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ... includes the weight of the vehicle, all occupants, fuel and cargo. This label also tells you the maximum weight that can be supported by the front and rear axles, called Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR). 5 49
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    ... • Never exceed the GVWR for your vehicle, the GAWR for either the front or rear axle and vehicle capacity weight. Exceeding these ratings can cause an accident or ... GVWR, either the maximum front or rear GAWR and vehicle capacity weight. If you do, parts, including tires on ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ...not be covered by your warranty. Do not overload your vehicle. • Using heavier suspension components to get added durability might not change your weight ratings. Ask ... can strike and injure occupants in a sudden stop or turn, or in a crash. • Put items in the cargo area of your ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ...This is the total weight placed on each axle (front and rear) - including vehicle curb weight and all payload. GAWR (Gross axle weight rating) This is the maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are shown on the compliance label. The total load ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    Road warning / 6-2 In case of an emergency while driving / 6-2 If the engine will not start / 6-3 Emergency starting / 6-4 If the engine overheats / 6-5 Tires pressure monitoring system (TPMS) / 6-7 If you have a flat tire / 6-12 Towing / 6-20 What to do in an emergency 6
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    ... ignition switch in any position. The flasher switch is located in the center console switch panel. All turn signal lights will flash simultaneously. • The ... flasher operates whether your vehicle is running or not. • The turn signals do not work when the hazard flasher is on. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... fuel line in the engine compartment. 4. If the engine still does not start, call an authorized Hyundai dealer or seek other qualified ... emergency flashers. 3. Try to start the engine again. If your vehicle will not start, contact an authorized Hyundai dealer or seek other qualified assistance. If ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ...(+) Discharged battery 1VQA4001 WARNING - Battery Never attempt to check the electrolyte level of the battery as this may cause the battery ...the booster battery is in another vehicle, do not allow the vehicles to touch. 3. Turn off all unnecessary electrical loads. 4. Connect the jumper cables in ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ... is broken or engine coolant is leaking out, stop the engine immediately and call the nearest authorized Hyundai dealer for assistance. WARNING Do not remove the radiator cap when the engine is hot. This can allow coolant to be blown out ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    ... further signs of overheating. If overheating happens again, call an authorized Hyundai dealer for assistance. CAUTION Serious loss of coolant indicates there is a leak in the cooling system and this should be checked as soon as possible by an authorized Hyundai dealer. 6 6
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    ...installation of replacement or alternate tires or wheels on the vehicle that prevent the TPMS from functioning properly. Always check the TPMS malfunction indicator after replacing one or more tires or wheels ... your vehicle has tires of a different size than the size indicated on the vehicle placard ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    ... you cannot reach a service station or if the tire cannot hold the newly added air, replace the ...indicator may go on and the Low Tire Pressure telltale still turn on after restarting and about ...outside temperature is greatly higher or lower, you should check the tire inflation pressure and adjust the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ..., but if Front Right, Rear Left, or Rear Right tire is under-inflated, the low ... checked by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as possible to determine the cause of the problem. Changing a tire with TPMS ... that you always have your tires serviced by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as possible....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ...If the low pressure and TPMS malfunction indicators are not extinguished after about 20 minutes of continuous driving, please visit an authorized HYUNDAI dealer. You may not be able to identify a low tire by simply looking at it. Always use a ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... and/or TPMS malfunctions. Tampering with, modifying, or disabling the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) components may void the warranty for that portion of the vehicle. This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ... tire, jack, jack handle, wheel lug nut wrench are stored in the luggage compartment. Remove the luggage under tray out ... road, call a towing service company for assistance. • Be sure to use the correct front and rear jacking positions on the vehicle; never use the bumpers or any other part of the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... place away from the road and from the vehicle to be raised with the jack. OHD066003 1VQA4022 Removing and storing the spare tire Turn the tire hold-down wing bolt counterclockwise. Store the tire in the reverse order of removal. To prevent the spare tire and tools from ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ..., jack handle, and spare tire from the vehicle. 5. Block both the front and rear of the wheel that is diagonally opposite the jack position. WARNING - Changing a tire • To prevent vehicle movement ... 6. Loosen the wheel lug nuts counterclockwise one turn each, but do not remove any nut ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... OUN046018 7. Place the jack at the front or rear jacking position closest to the tire you are changing. Place the ... handle into the jack and turn it clockwise, raising the vehicle until the tire just clears the ground. This measurement is approximately 1.2 in (30 mm). Before removing the wheel lug...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ... hub or wheel (such as mud, tar, gravel, etc.) that interferes with the wheel from fitting solidly against the hub. If there is, remove it. If there is not good contact on the mounting surface between the wheel and hub, the wheel nuts could come loose ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ...emergency If you have a tire gauge, remove the valve cap and check the air pressure. ... certain during wheel removal that the same nuts that were removed are reinstalled or, if replaced, that nuts with ... wheels. If in doubt, consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. WARNING - Wheel studs If the studs are...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ... takes up less space than a regular-size tire. This tire is smaller than a conventional ... should be replaced by the proper conventional tire and rim at the first opportunity. • The operation of this vehicle is not ... one compact spare tire in use at the same time. Check the inflation pressure after ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ... automatic car wash while the compact spare tire is installed. • Do not use tire chains on the compact spare tire. Because of the smaller size, a tire chain will not fit properly. This could damage the vehicle and result in loss of the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    ...truck and wheel dollies are not used, the front of the vehicle should always be lifted, not the rear. dolly D080B02NF CAUTION Before towing, check the level of ...emergency towing is necessary, we recommend having it done by an authorized Hyundai dealer or a commercial tow-truck service...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ... to the transaxle. Rear OHD066005 Use extreme caution when towing the vehicle. A driver must be in the vehicle to steer it and operate ... towing is necessary, we recommend you to have it done by an authorized Hyundai dealer or a commercial tow truck service. If towing service is not available in an ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    .... • Fasten the towing cable or chain securely to the hook. • Do not jerk the hook. Apply steady and even force. • ... vehicle is unable to be moved, do not forcibly continue the towing. Contact an authorized Hyundai dealer or a commercial tow truck service for assistance. • Tow the vehicle as ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    What to do in an emergency Emergency towing precautions • Turn the ignition switch to ACC so the steering wheel isn't locked. • Place the transaxle shift lever in N (Neutral). • Release the parking bake. • Press the brake pedal with more force than ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... / 7-20 Washer fluid / 7-22 Parking brake / 7-22 Air cleaner / 7-23 Climate control air filter / 7-25 Wiper blades / 7-27 Battery / 7-29 Tires and wheels / 7-32 Maintenance Fuses / 7-45 Light bulbs / 7-54 Appearance care / 7-59 Emission ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    Maintenance ENGINE COMPARTMENT ■ Gasoline Engine (2.0L) 1. Engine coolant reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake fluid reservoir ...terminal 7. Positive battery terminal 8. Auto transaxle oil dipstick* 9. Radiator cap 10. Engine oil dipstick 11. Windshield washer fluid reservoir * : if equipped...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... of your vehicle, we strongly recommend that you have an authorized Hyundai dealer perform ...-trained technicians and genuine Hyundai parts to service your vehicle properly. For expert ...see an authorized Hyundai dealer. Inadequate, incomplete or insufficient servicing may result in operational problems...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ...several procedures can be done only by an authorized Hyundai dealer with special tools. WARNING - Maintenance ..., have it done by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Working under the hood with the engine running is dangerous... run the engine while working under the hood, make certain that you remove all...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ... inspections that should be performed by the owner or an authorized Hyundai dealer at the frequencies indicated to help ensure .... These Owner Maintenance Checks are generally not covered by warranties and you may... used. Owner maintenance schedule When you stop for fuel: • Check the engine oil level...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ...• Check coolant level in the engine coolant reservoir. • Check the operation of all exterior lights, including the stoplights, turn signals and hazard warning flashers. • Check the inflation pressures of all tires including the spare. At least twice a...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    Maintenance SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICE Follow Normal Maintenance Schedule if the vehicle is usually operated where none of the ... If your vehicle is operated under the above conditions, you should inspect, replace or refill more frequently than the following Normal Maintenance Schedule. After 120 ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... AND FUEL FILLER CAP AIR CLEANER FILTER SPARK PLUGS VALVE CLEARANCE * 1 Replace every ... IRIDIUM COATED I I R I I I I I I I I I I R R Replace every 100,000 miles I I I R I I I R I I I R I I I I R I I I R I I I I I I I I I I I R I I I I I I R I I I I R R I I I I I I I I I I R 10 FUEL TANK AIR FILTER ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...TIMING BELT 4 TENSIONER/IDLER-TIMING BELT 5 MANUAL TRANSAXLE OIL 6 AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE FLUID ... FLUID 8 BRAKE HOSES AND LINES 9 REAR BRAKE DRUMS/LININGS, PARKING BRAKE ... PADS, CALIPERS AND ROTORS I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I At first, replace at 60,000 miles (96,000 ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    ...84 90 96 102 108 GENERAL ITEMS 11 EXHAUST PIPE AND MUFFLER 12 SUSPENSION MOUNTING BOLTS STEERING GEAR BOX, LINKAGE & BOOTS 13 /...15 AIR CONDITIONING REFRIGERANT 16 CLIMATE CONTROL AIR FILTER (FOR EVAPORATOR AND BLOWER UNIT) Replace every 12 months or 10,000 miles (15,000 km)...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    ... and, after inspection, clean, adjust, repair or replace if necessary MAINTENANCE ITEM ENGINE OIL AND FILTER AIR CLEANER FILTER SPARK PLUGS BRAKE PADS, CALIPERS AND ROTORS REAR BRAKE DRUMS/LININGS, PARKING BRAKE STEERING GEAR BOX, LINKAGE & BOOTS/ LOWER ARM ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    .... If an excessive amount of foreign matter accumulates in the fuel tank, the filter may require replacement more frequently. After installing a new filter, run the engine for several minutes, and check for leaks at the connections. Fuel filters should be installed by ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ... if there is any evidence of deterioration or damage. Air cleaner filter A Genuine Hyundai air cleaner filter is recommended when the filter is replaced. Vapor hose and fuel filler cap The vapor hose and fuel filler cap should be ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ... With the vehicle stopped and engine off, check for excessive free-play in the steering wheel. Check the linkage for bends or damage... properly applied. Rear disc brake / linings, parking brake Check the rear disc brake and linings for scoring, burning, leaking fluid, broken parts, and excessive wear...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ... level. The level should be between F and L. OHD076004R OHD076006R Checking the engine oil level 1. Be sure the vehicle is on level ... the engine oil and filter Have engine oil and filter changed by an authorized Hyundai dealer according to the Maintenance Schedule at the beginning of this section....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ... on the cap, using a thick towel, and continue turning counterclockwise to remove it. • Even if the engine is not operating, do not remove the ..., causing serious injury. Checking the coolant level WARNING - Removing radiator cap PROPOSITION 65 WARNING Engine oil contains chemicals ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    Maintenance OHD076008 Check the condition and connections of all cooling system hoses and heater hoses. Replace ... level to F, but do not overfill. If frequent additions are required, see an authorized Hyundai dealer for a cooling system inspection. Recommended engine coolant • Use only soft (de-...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ... or death could occur. OHD076009 WARNING - Radiator cap Do not remove the radiator cap when the engine and radiator are hot. Scalding ... injury. Changing the coolant Have coolant changed by an authorized Hyundai dealer according to the Maintenance Schedule at the beginning of ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ... level is excessively low, have the brake system checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. WARNING - Brake fluid When changing and ... brake system requires frequent additions of fluid, the vehicle should be inspected by an authorized Hyundai dealer. CAUTION Do not allow brake/clutch fluid to contact ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ... place the selector lever in "N (Neutral) or P (Park)" position. OHD076012 OHD076045N Checking the automatic transaxle fluid level The automatic transaxle fluid level ... on the level ground with the parking brake applied and check the fluid level according to the following procedure. 1. Place ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ...etc., are very hot. Exercise great care not to burn yourself during this procedure. CAUTION... may eventually appear light brown. Therefore, have an authorized Hyundai dealer change... automatic transaxle fluid changed by an authorized Hyundai dealer according to the Maintenance Schedule at the beginning...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    ... or occupants could occur. • Windshield washer fluid is poisonous to humans and animals. Do not drink and avoid contacting windshield washer fluid. Serious ...less than specified, have the parking brake adjusted by an authorized Hyundai dealer. Stroke : 7 "clicks'' at a force 44 lbs (...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    Maintenance AIR CLEANER OHD076016 OHD076017 OHD076018 Filter replacement It must be replaced when necessary, and should not be cleaned and reused. 1. Loosen the air cleaner cover attaching clips and open the cover. 2. Replace the air cleaner filter. 3. Lock ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... removed; this will result in excessive engine wear. • When removing the air cleaner filter, be careful that dust or dirt does not enter the air intake, or damage may result. • Use a Hyundai genuine part. Use of nongenuine parts could damage the air flow ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... the following procedure, and be careful to avoid damaging other components. OHD076020 OHD076021 Filter replacement 1. Open the glove box and remove the support rod. 2. With the glove box open, remove the stoppers on both sides to allow ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    Maintenance OHD076022 OHD076023 3. Remove the climate control air filter case pulling out the cover. 4. Replace the climate control air filter. 5. Reassemble in the reverse order of disassembly. ✽ NOTICE When replacing the climate control air filter install it according ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    Maintenance WIPER BLADES Contamination of either the windshield or the wiper blades with foreign matter can reduce the effectiveness of ... washes have been known to make the windshield difficult to clean. CAUTION To prevent damage to the wiper blades, do not use gasoline, kerosene, paint thinner, or ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    Maintenance 1JBA7037 1LDA5023 Front windshield wiper blade 1. Raise the wiper arm and turn the wiper blade assembly to expose the plastic locking clip. CAUTION Do not allow the wiper arm to fall against the windshield, since it ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ... dangers Always read the following instructions carefully when handling a battery. Keep lighted cigarettes and ... highly corrosive SULFURIC ACID. Do not allow battery acid to contact your ... provide ventilation when working in an enclosed space. (Continued) OHD076024 For best battery service • Keep ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    ... attempt to recharge the battery when the battery cables are connected. • The electrical ignition system works with high voltage. Never touch these components with the engine running or the ignition switched on. Failure to follow the above warnings ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    ...battery must be removed from the vehicle and placed in an area with good ventilation. • Do not allow ...battery charger in the following order. 1. Turn off the battery charger main switch. 2. Unhook the negative... accessories and stop the engine. • The negative battery cable must be removed first and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    Maintenance TIRES AND WHEELS Tire care For proper maintenance, safety, and maximum fuel economy, you...the spare) should be checked when the tires are cold. "Cold Tires" means the vehicle has not been driven ... Always check tire tread before driving your car. OHD086003 All specifications (sizes and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ...poor handling and reduced fuel economy. Wheel deformation also is possible. Keep your tire pressures at the proper levels. If a tire frequently needs refilling, have it checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Overinflation produces a harsh ride, excessive wear at the center of the tire tread, ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    ... tire. How to check Use a good quality gage to check tire pressure. You can not tell if your tires are properly inflated...damaged. • Remember to check the pressure of your spare tire. Hyundai recommends that you check the spare every time you check the pressure of the other tires on your vehicle. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ..., be sure to bring the front and rear tire pressures to specification and check lug nut tightness. Refer to Section 9, "Specifications". With a full-size spare tire (if ... pattern only from front to rear and not from right to left. S2BLA790 Without a spare tire WARNING • Do...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ...smooth road, your wheels may need to be rebalanced. Tread wear indicator WARNING - Replacing tires To ... wheels. Use only approved wheel weights. Tire replacement If the tire is worn evenly, a...16 inch (1.6 mm) of tread left on the tire. Replace the tire when this happens. Do not wait for the band to...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ... poor vehicle control, resulting in a serious accident. • Wheels that do not meet Hyundai's specifications may fit poorly and result in damage to the vehicle or unusual handling and ... The ABS works by comparing the speed of the wheels. Tire size can affect wheel speed. When replacing tires, ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    ... tire life. Additionally, a tire should always be rebalanced if it is removed from the wheel. 1 5,6 7 4 2. Tire size designation 2 3 1 I030B04JM Tire sidewall labeling This information identifies and describes the fundamental characteristics of the tire ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    ...Rating Symbol. See the speed rating chart in this section for additional information. Wheel size designation ...ratings currently being used for passenger cars. The speed rating is part of the tire size designation on the sidewall... OOOO The front part of the DOT means a plant code number, tire size and...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    ..., It is recommended that tires generally be replaced after 6 years of normal service. Heat caused by not ... wear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled ... conditions on specified government test surfaces of asphalt and concrete. A tire marked C may ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ...grade assigned to this tire is based on straightahead braking traction tests, and does not include ... laboratory test wheel. Sustained high temperature can cause the material of the tire to degenerate... of performance on the laboratory test wheel than minimum required by law. WARNING - Tire temperature...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    ... GAWR FRT: Gross Axle Weight Rating for the Front Axle. GAWR RR: Gross Axle Weight Rating for the Rear Axle. Intended Outboard Sidewall: The side of an asymmetrical tire, that must always face outward when mounted on a vehicle. Kilopascal (kPa): ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    ...vehicle showing the original equipment tire size and recommended inflation pressure. All season tires Hyundai specifies all season tires on some ...may be more appropriate in some areas. Summer tires Hyundai specifies summer tires on some models to provide superior performance on ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ... your car with snow tires, they should be the same size and have the same... (front wheels). Be sure that the chains are installed in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions. To minimize tire and... 0.3~0.6 miles. • Do not use tire chains on vehicles equipped with aluminum wheels. In unavoidable...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ... If the replacement fuse blows, this indicates an electrical problem. Avoid using the system involved and immediately consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. Three kinds of fuses are used: blade type for lower amperage rating, cartridge type, and fusible link ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ...If the headlights or other electrical components do not work and the fuses are OK, check the fuse block in the engine compartment. If a fuse is blown, ... and make sure it fits tightly in the clips. If it fits loosely, consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. If you do not have a spare, use a fuse of the ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    ... fuse. Engine compartment panel fuse replacement 1. Turn the ignition switch and all other switches off. 2. Remove the fuse box cover by pressing the...rating, and make sure it fits tightly in the clips. If it fits loosely, consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. 7 47
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ... in. If the main fuse is blown, consult an Authorized Hyundai Dealer. OHD076030 Main fuse If the main fuse is blown, it must be removed as follows:...in the picture above. 3. Replace the fuse with a new one of the same rating. 4. Reinstall in the reverse order of removal. 7 48...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ...relay label describing fuse/relay name and capacity. Driver's side panel Engine compartment Not all fuse panel descriptions in this manual may be applicable to your vehicle. It is accurate at the time of printing. When you inspect the fuse box...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    ... START A/CON SW HTD MIRR SEAT HTR A/CON HEAD LAMP FR WIPER RR WIPER DRL ...switch A/C control module Outside heated mirror motor Seat warmer switch Blower relay, A/C control module, Sunroof control module... main switch, Rear power window switch(LH) Digital clock, Audio Power outlet Sunroof control module...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ...15A 15A 15A 10A 10A Protected component Instrument cluster, EPS module, ESC switch SRS control module (Spare) (Spare) Head lamp(RH), Glove box lamp, Rear combination lamp(RH), License lamp Head lamp(LH), Power window main switch, Rear combination lamp(LH), License lamp 7 51
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ...HAZARD F/PUMP INJ SNSR.2 HORN Fuse rating 125A 80A 20A 40A 50A..., ABS control module, Multi purpose check connector ESC control module, ABS control module, Multi purpose check connector Instrument panel junction box Instrument... lamp relay A/C relay Hazard switch, Hazard relay Fuel pump relay A/C relay...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ... 10A 10A 10A 10A 20A 10A 10A 15A 20A Protected component ESC control module, ABS control module, Multi purpose check connector ECM Back up lamp switch, Transaxle range switch, Cruise control module Head lamp(RH) Head lamp(LH) Head lamp ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ... and the expertise, consult an authorized Hyundai dealer. In many cases, it is difficult to replace vehicle light bulbs because other ...the vehicle checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. ✽ NOTICE Headlight, position light, turn signal light, front fog light bulb replacement (1) Headlight (High) ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ... when lit. A bulb should be operated only when installed in a headlight. (Continued) 1. Open the hood. 2. Remove the headlight. 3. Remove the headlight bulb cover by turning it counterclockwise. 4. Disconnect the headlight bulb assembly by turning it ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ... (if equipped) If the light bulb is not operating, have the vehicle checked by an authorized Hyundai dealer. OHD076037 OHD076038 Rear combination light bulb replacement (1) (2) (3) (4) Back-up light Rear turn signal light Stop and tail light Side mark light 1. ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ...putting it into the service hole. High mounted stop light bulb replacement 1. Open the trunk lid. 2. Remove the socket by turning it counterclockwise. 3. Replace the bulb from the socket. 4. Install the socket by turning it clockwise. License ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    .... OHD076041 Dome lamp Glove box lamp OHD076043 OHD076042 OHD076044 Interior light bulb replacement 1. Using a flat-blade screwdriver, gently pry the lens from the interior light housing. 2. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight out. WARNING Prior to working on the Interior ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ... it after each offroad trip. Pay special attention to the removal of any accumulation of salt, dirt, mud, and other ...similar deposits can damage your vehicle's finish if not removed immediately. Even prompt washing with plain water may not completely remove all these deposits. A mild soap, safe for...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ...follow the manufacturer's instructions. Wax all metal trim to protect it and to maintain its luster. Removing ...anti-corrosion materials to the parts repaired or replaced. ✽ NOTICE Bright-metal maintenance • To remove road tar and insects, use a tar remover, not a scraper or other sharp object...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... and dust control may collect on the underbody. If these materials are not removed, accelerated rusting can occur on underbody parts such as the fuel lines, frame, ... harm than good to wet down the road grime without removing it. The lower edges of doors, rocker panels, and frame ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ... salt, dirt and moisture that is allowed to accumulate underneath the car. • Removal of paint or protective coatings by stones, gravel, abrasion or minor ... car clean and free of mud or accumulations of other materials. This applies not only to the visible surfaces but particularly to the underside ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ...painted surfaces in just a few hours. Always remove bird droppings as soon as possible. Don't...floor mats and carpeting to cause corrosion. Check under the mats periodically to be sure the carpeting ...high pressure and steam are particularly effective in removing accumulated mud and corrosive materials....
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ... with a mild soap solution recommended for upholstery or carpets. Remove fresh spots immediately with a fabric spot cleaner. If ... may damage them. CAUTION Do not scrape or scratch the inside of the rear window. This may result in damage to the rear window defroster grid. CAUTION Using anything but ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    ... systems, it is recommended that you have your car inspected and maintained by an authorized Hyundai dealer in accordance with the maintenance schedule in this manual. Caution for the Inspection and Maintenance Test (With Electronic Stability Control (...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    ... and may even violate governmental safety and emissions regulations. In addition, damage or performance problems resulting from any modification may not be covered under warranty. Engine exhaust gas precautions (carbon monoxide) • ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... precautions must be observed: • Use only UNLEADED FUEL for gasoline engine. • Do not operate the vehicle when there are signs of engine ... control system. All inspections and adjustments must be made by an authorized Hyundai dealer. • Avoid driving with a very low fuel level. If you run out of ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    Label information / 8-2 Consumer information / 8-4 Reporting safety defects / 8-5 Binding arbitration (U.S.A only) / 8-5 Consumer information, Reporting safety defects 8
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    ...to its ownership, etc. The number is punched on floor under the passenger seat. VIN label The VIN is also on a plate attached to the top...the dashboard. The number on the plate can easily be seen through the windshield from outside. Certification label The vehicle certification label attached on the...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    Consumer information, Reporting safety defects OHD086003 OHD086005 Tire specification/pressure label ... to provide the best performance for normal driving. The tire label located on the driver's side of the center pillar outer panel gives the tire pressures recommended for your car. Engine number ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    ...purchasers and/or prospective purchasers of Hyundai automobiles with information on uniform tire quality grading. Your ...you may have as you read this information. Hyundai motor vehicles are designed and manufactured ... vehicle, please contact your nearest Hyundai Motor America Regional Office as listed...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    ...NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA. ... arbitration costs shall be borne by Hyundai Motor America. You are not responsible to pay any of the costs Hyundai incurs. This Binding Arbitration Agreement shall not deprive you of any remedies...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    Dimensions / 9-2 Bulb wattage / 9-2 Tires and wheels / 9-3 Specifications 9
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    ....3 (2650) BULB WATTAGE Light Bulb Headlights (Low) Headlights (High) Front turn signal/Position lights Side mark lights Front fog lights* Stop and tail lights Rear turn signal lights Back-up lights High mounted stop light License plate lights Front map lamps ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    Specifications TIRES AND WHEELS Item Tire size P195/65R15 89T P205/55R16 89H Compact spare tire T125/80D15 95M Inflation pressure Wheel size Front Full size tire 5.5J×15 6.0J×16 4.0T×15 32 (220) 60 (420) psi (kPa) Rear 32 (220) 60 (420) Wheel lug nut torque lb•ft ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    ... correct lubricants also help promote engine efficiency that results in improved fuel economy. These lubricants and ...Service GL-4 (SAE 75W-85, fill for-life) HYUNDAI GENUINE ATF SP-III, DIAMOND ATF ... brands metting the SP-III specification approved by Hyundai Motor Co. MIXTURE, Antifreeze with water (...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    ... (thickness) has an effect on fuel economy and cold weather operation (engine start and ... flowability). Lower viscosity engine oils can provide better fuel economy and cold ... 80 100 10W-30 5W-20, 5W-30 50 120 *1. For better fuel economy, it is recommended to use the engine oil of a viscosity grade ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    Index I
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... 3-28 Placing a passenger seat belt into the auto lock mode 3-24 Climate control air filter 7-25 Consumer information 8-4 Cruise control system 5-26 D Defroster 4-59 Dimensions 9-2 Door locks 4-8 Central door lock switch 4-9 Child-protector rear door lock 4-11 B Battery 7-29 Before ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    ... Fuses 7-45 H Hazard warning flasher 4-51 Hood 4-18 How to use this manual 1-2 I If the engine overheats 6-5 If the engine will not start 6-3 If you have a flat tire 6-12 Changing tires 6-13 Removing the spare tire 6-13 Storing the spare tire 6-13 ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ...Scheduled maintenance service 7-7 Seat 3-2 Armrest 3-9 Headrest 3-5 Front seat adjustment 3-3 Rear seat adjustment ... Passenger's 3-point system 3-15 3-point rear center belt 3-15 Pre-tensioner... M Maintenance services 7-3 Manual climate control system 4-60 Manual transaxle 5-7 Mirrors 4-29...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    Index Tires and wheels 9-3 Tires pressure monitoring system (TPMS 6-7 Towing 6-20 Tie-down hook 6-... 4-78 Defogging logic 4-78 Manual climate control system 4-77 Winter driving 5-35 Snow tires 5-35 Tire chains 5-35 Wiper blades 7-27 Wipers and washers 4-54 V Vehicle break-in process 1-5 ...
  • 2009 Hyundai Elantra | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    This Owner's Manual should be considered a part of the car and remain with it when it is sold for the use of the next owner. OWNER'S INFORMATION ORIGINAL OWNER _____ ADDRESS CITY _____ STATE _____ ZIP CODE _____ DELIVERY DATE (Date Sold to Original Retail Purchaser) DEALER NAME ...



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