The Hyundai Accent, or Hyundai Verna in South Korea, is a subcompact car produced by Hyundai. In Australia, the original models persisted the Hyundai Excel name utilized by the Accent’s archetype.
The Accent was supplanted in 2000 by the Hyundai Verna in South Korea, albeit most worldwide business sectors, including the US, held the “Emphasize” name. The “Inflection” name is a condensing of Advanced Compact Car of Epoch-production New Technology.
The Accent is delivered for the Chinese market by Beijing Hyundai Co., a joint endeavor with Beijing Automotive Industry Corp. For the Russian market it is amassed by the TagAZ plant in Taganrog.
In Mexico, the Accent was advertised until 2014 by Chrysler as the Dodge Attitude, recently known as the Verna by Dodge. In Venezuela, Chrysler promoted these models as the Dodge Brisa until 2006.
The Brisa was collected by Mitsubishi Motors at its plant in Barcelona, Venezuela. Since 2002, the Accent had been the longest-running little family vehicle sold in North America. In Puerto Rico, it has been sold as the Hyundai Brio. In Russia, it is sold as the Hyundai Solaris.
In 2008, Hyundai Accent was named the most trustworthy subcompact vehicle by J.D. Force and Associates.
Problem with the Hyundai Accent
- No Sound from Speakers: This is caused because the car is loaded with an optional navigation unit, which may suddenly stop playing audio from all speakers. This can only be resolved by hard reset – by disconnecting the negative vehicle terminal of the battery for 15 minutes, then reconnect back – as it a software malfunctioning.
- Rust in lower suspension or coil spring: which is caused by road salt during the winter