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January 19, 2018, 12:01:00 by Fireguinness | Views: 2377 | Comments: 5

EGR Valve
Hello fellow i30 owners. I have a problem I canít seem to resolve with my car infrequently coughing, particularly in lower gears. Iíve replaced the fuel filter, all glow plugs plugs, a new set of injectors and now even my local Hyundai dealers are stumped - any ideas?
January 15, 2018, 08:23:03 by Bnystrom | Views: 2006 | Comments: 19

ABS & disks
This is the first vehicle I've owned with ABS/TCS and I absolutely hate it. Aside from the fact that it's incredibly annoying when it activates, it eliminates my ability to feel the road surface when braking or accelerating. Is there a way to disable this horrible system?

I've been driving for 40+ years in snow and ice and have never needed ABS/TCS, so please don't lecture me about the wonders of modern automotive electronics. I know how to handle these conditions and having a computer separate me from the road is not beneficial.


January 15, 2018, 07:48:16 by olliebrkr | Views: 2963 | Comments: 12


This is my first post here. I just purchased a 2012 plate i30 1.6 CRDi with around 55k miles on the clock. Sadly it immediately had to be fitted with a new clutch and fuel filter.. but that's been done and sorted now.

After using it for a proper commute I've noticed that I can't sit at 30mph in 4th gear without the engine juddering slightly. This is around 1,150/1,200 rpm. What I'm wondering is whether this is the sign of a potential issue or if it's just the gear ratios?

In my previous cars (a 2014 diesel 1-series and Toyota Aygo petrol) they'd happy sit in 4th at 30mph. Sure if I put my foot flat to the floor nothing would really happen unless I downshifted.

Any thoughts? After my initial...
January 14, 2018, 02:24:16 by jeffers1984 | Views: 1049 | Comments: 15

Has anyone tried to successfully put an amp underneath the passangers seat?
Looks like it might be a bit tough with the plastic ducting and plastic ridges there.

Looking at putting a Focal iBUS 2.1 there.

January 13, 2018, 07:52:00 by aranciataoz | Views: 3932 | Comments: 31

Hi everyone,

I think this is my first post in like 10 years, and the first for my wife's GD i30 Tourer CRDi (auto, 2013). It's our family workhorse (two toddlers).

Firstly - technical background on our car - bought from dealer at 24k km in 2014, 65,000kms now, never had an issue, serviced by book. Has generally been a great perfect-sized car in the suburbs as well as out on the open road (we drive from Sydney to Coffs every year).

Lately, I've noticed a noticeable increase in road noise in the car, particularly at 60km/h - a humming noise, not exactly a "whoop whoop" type of noise associated with scalloped tyres (which I experienced many years ago), but a distinct hum loud enough to annoy me. As the speed in...
January 11, 2018, 12:39:09 by Shambles | Views: 573 | Comments: 2

i30 in the news
Quote from: Hyundai Press Office
High Wycombe, 10th January 2018 Ė The i30 N, on sale now, has been awarded Best Hot Hatch at the UK Car of the Year Awards 2018. The category win means that Hyundaiís much-lauded hatchback will now compete for the overall UK Car of the Year award, which will be announced at the end of February.

  • Hyundai praised for its first foray into the established hot hatch sector
  • Judges focussed on style, high specification and driving fun, not just outright performance

January 09, 2018, 02:22:47 by 2xcatz | Views: 4485 | Comments: 79

Breaking stuff
How does one remove a 2012 i30 manual petrol motor? Up thru the bonnet opening or drop the lot out underneath the car?
January 08, 2018, 01:04:15 by jeffers1984 | Views: 1012 | Comments: 17

Hi Guys

Got my new i30 SR premium and love it to death. Only thing im curious about is in regards to the radio/media not lowering volume when the parking sensors are activated. It lowers for the navigation lady but not for the sensors.
In the manual on page 4-39 it does say in the sound settings that there is a setting for "back up warning priority" when activated it automatically lowers volume when reversing. I for the life of me cannot find that in my sound settings. Anyone with a PD can find it on theres?

I know i can just mute the volume but you know, first world problems.....
January 05, 2018, 07:01:29 by turtleneck | Views: 2529 | Comments: 10

Hi all,

New to the forum, happy to be here. With my 2012 GD now out of warranty I'm servicing it myself. I'm competent on the tools and am setting out to change the auto trans fluid.

I couldn't find instructions for the GD but found this for the Elantra which I'm guessing has the same box (all the fill and check points were the same): elantra 2011-2016 auto trans fluid change

Is this the same box as in the i30? Without the GDS diagnostics is there any way to know when the auto trans fluid temp is about 60 degrees? Lastly I've got Penrite LV to replace the factory fluid with, has anyone ...
December 30, 2017, 21:52:31 by hampster1958 | Views: 1593 | Comments: 27

Hi Folks

window regulator is stuffed, I have removed the basic panel, I have removed screws from the big metal panel but I need to know how to disengaged the handle and lock so I can remove the metal plate for regulator replacement??
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