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2009 Hyundai Accent won't start

Hi all,

I’ve got a 2009 Hyundai Accent, 28k miles on it, and was working fine until today. When I turn the key, the lights on the dash come on, but the engine doesn’t turn at all. My battery seems to be fully charged. I checked my ignition fuses and everything seems fine.

Is there anything else I could try? I’m still under warranty, but it’s such a hassle dealing with those dealership types.


I think it is time to go to the dealer since your car is still under warranty. How did you determine that your battery is fully charged? If your Hyundai has an automatic transmsission, see if it will start if you put the selector in “neutral” instead of park. If so, this safety switch is out of adjustment. If your car has a manual transmission, be sure that you are depressing the clutch pedal all the way down and that there isn’t part of the floormat under the clutch. THese are simple things to try. Beyond that, make it Hyundai’s problem–that is why you have a warranty.