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i cant kill it--best car ever
Cons: no air vetsI drive over 150 miles a day and this car just keeps on going--35-38 miles per gal STILL--great car to travel with--it is also a snomobile (with snow tires all around) can't get it stuck in snow
Advice: Buyer Beware when it comes to SAFETY in a CRASHDo not depend on airbags to deploy. I was in a side impact crash that totaled my car and not one airbag deployed. Check on the rating for this car in crash test it is rated POOR.
Pros: Great speaker system and one turn of the key in the driver's door opens all of the doors
Cons: No room service. Seriously - It's all good.
Advice: Don't hesitate - this car is an absolute winner in every way possible and what a price!!!I traded in my 4 door 2000 Accent for a new 2004 4 door Accent GL model. These cars are phenominal in every way!!! My new car has a bit more pep (and it's a lot) than my 2000 model and a numerous additional bells and whistles and all at an amazing out the door price of $12,900. Loaded with power windows, door locks, six speaker cd, ungraded AC, power trunk release that opens the truck fully and a stealth anti-theft device. My 2000 accent was a totally reliable vehicle - when I traded it in it had 69,850 miles on it and all of those miles were driven without one single mechanical problem. This car is a steal!!! I've had all the majors - BMW, Lexus... and would never buy anything again other than a Hyunadi!!!! Gas milage is tops, acceleration is wonderful and the warranty - 60,000 care free miles ahead - bumper to bumper everything except tires and brakes. I'm looking forward to Hyunadi's hybrid which I'm told is quickly being developed. It will be the car I drive out of the showroom four years from now. Accent owners swear by this car and it's no wonder, Hyunadi is turning out the best kept secret in the industry. Don't pass this car up - you're going to love it!!!!!!!!!!
Pros: gas mileage, build quality inside and out, materials, handling
Cons: no abs brakes option, no tilting wheel and cruise control option (all no biggie)
Advice: this car is perfect for families that are starting and for college students who need a car to get them around town with a great warranty and customer satisfaction!when i first test drove the automatic version of this vehicle i said that it has good power. once i decided to buy it, nearly a couple months, i test drove the manual model that day and i loved how much more power the manual matches the engine output from first to fifth gear. since buying this car and owning it for 3 weeks, i have had no problems with it. the quality is amazing for this vehicle, and especially for a hyundai! i love the control layout, the build quality in and outside of the car and the way it handles. in numerous roads i have noticed that the accent stays pretty quiet and the suspension is compliant and the handling is on the touring side of the handling limits. i love that i dont have to fill up gasoline on this car for a week and a half, or if i am lucky two weeks. the seats are comfortable, and for my height 5'11 3/4', the car is roomy for my height. it is so easy to drive and i love the solid 'thunk' of the doors and can you believe side airbags are standard at this price! and the warranty is amazing! i love it! i'd recommend this car to anyone that needs a no trouble automobile.