Hyundai i20 – Common problems

Common problems with the Hyundai i20

Some problems will only occur after many years of operation, others are related to technical solutions and forced the manufacturer to issue a recall. In the following overview, you will find the most common problems for the Hyundai i20, for which Hyundai has announced a recall through the EU Rapex system. For recalls and faults found in the UK scroll down.

If the problem is corrected in time, it may not affect the overall reliability of your Hyundai i20. However, the fault can often remain unresolved because the previous owner didn´t know about the recall or ignored the manufacturer’s letter.

The good news is that automakers usually provide unlimited time to correct such defects for free. Check to see if all of the potential problems with your Hyundai i20 have been resolved in the past. How to do it, we give advice on a special page.



Latest i20’s Issues in the EU

Hyundai-i20-12v-socket
14. 06. 2021

The 12V socket may overheat when the compressor from the tyre repair kit is being used. This could increase the risk … .

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle’s history



Latest i20’s Issues in the UK

  • HYUNDAI i20 (2020) – THE ECALL SYSTEM
    on 22. 02. 2021

    HYUNDAI i20 (24/08/2020 – 07/12/2020) RECALL: Problem description: The vehicle VIN information may not be registered correctly within the eCall unit. The […]

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