Used Hyundai Elantra Ratings

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Hatchback

    Pros: everything...I honestly have yet to find a flaw

    Cons: the only thing that gets me is that the front doors don't open from the inside when locked...i was used to that in my old car

    Advice: go into the dealer with high expectations and they'll be met

    I got the car about 3 weeks ago and I am in love with it. Everyone says I have a 'new love in my life'. Great gas mileage, fun to drive! I'm eagerly awaiting hotter summer weather so I can roll the windows down, open the moonroof, turn up the music and cruise. Can't beat the warranty, am paying less for a brand new car than I did on my old used piece of junk! Can't say enough...great car.

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Hatchback

    Pros: Too many to name....like how comfy the seats are

    Cons: not all the lights are the same color. Dash are purple, clock & stereo green

    Advice: I would definately buy this car. It would also make a good first car.

    I really wanted the Santa Fe because I love trucks (have owened 2), but wanted the convience of a car (seats more than2, trunk, etc). My first car was a Saturn SL. I didn't really like it...sat too low, very small, stroller barely fit in the trunk and the carrier car seat did not fit properly in the back set. I was at the dealer looking around at the Santa Fe's when I saw the Elantra GT and really liked the way it looked (and I don't like hatchbacks). I left that day, thinking about it. The choice came down to a used 2000 Camary, Oldsmobile Alero & the GT. I bought the GT and love it. I love how quick it is, how fun looks, the leg room (even in the back seat), the trunk room. Just about everything about it. I get a lot of compliements too. People are always asking me about my car. I have yet to see another one on the road in the San Frnacisco Bay Area, which is a rareity. I bought my car in August and am still really happy with it. I recommend this car to anyone. It's sporty and practical.

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Hatchback

    Pros: Lots of power, leg room, GREAT stereo

    Cons: Wish that the handles above the passenger windows weren't so loose.

    Advice: Check this car out before you buy a Corolla or Civic, better bang for the buck.

    I have owned three Toyotas, 2 of them, a Corolla. The Elantra GT is a fast, quiet car. This has a lot more leg room than any compact car I have been in. The quality in the Elantra GT is top noch, very clean looking. Super stereo system, way better than I expected. I drive freeway most of the time, I get 33 mpg with this car, which averages 400 or so miles to a tank of gas. I have 12,000 miles on my car already, and it has been just fantastic. A very fun car

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Sedan

    Pros: CD player

    Cons: nothing

    Advice: This car is a great deal all around! Get a lot of bang for your buck!

    Smooth handling and power make this car a great one to drive. Power steering and cruise control are two features I didn't have in my previous car, and I'm growing to love them!

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Sedan

    Pros: 140 hp

    Cons: stereo is less than i wanted. I'll upgrade

    Advice: List the things you want from a car before you buy

    I have 1200 miles on my Elantre and it definatley has some get up and go when needed. Rap the accelerator and it takes off, in town or at expressway speeds. Just right for the daily comute. I chose it over the competetion for this and the little bit of extra leg room it has. The transmission seems to get confused when the car is cold at low speeds, and the am/fm cassette sound system is marginal. The trunk is one the mafia would be proud of. Lots of room. A good choice for the price. And what a warranty.

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Sedan

    Pros: The many convenience and safety features of the car.

    Cons: The poor quality of the fit for interior trim and components has been an onging problem.

    Advice: Test drive and exam the vehicle you intend to buy. Do not accept a substitute.

    The 2.0 liter engine delivers plenty of power, but the transmission seems unable to find the right gear at speeds lower than highway cruising.

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    2002 Hyundai Elantra - (M5) Sedan

    Pros: The motors power output.

    Cons: none

    Advice: Just buy it.

    First, just like any other car maker you have to find a dealer that will treat you the way one wants to be treated. The Elantra GLS is everything they say it is. Good looking, plush inside, and all and all a great deal that no other manufacture can beat. The ride and performance of this car is the best of many worlds. The ride is smooth, but nimble. You can go out for ride in comfort but also rip down a back road curve or two. The power output of the motor needs to be felt and seen. Romping down on the pedal brings the car to life and the tack dancing, like that of most sports models. No slug here, the Elantra GLS has power to spare. All in all once you get through the purchase of the car, bad or good, you will be left with a car that will always leave you pleased about your choice.