Hyundai Matrix occasionally cuts out as I'm pulling away

Asked by Jun 22, 2017 at 11:59 AM about the Hyundai Matrix

Question type: Maintenance & repair

3 Answers

1,520

Hi GuruPVN, perhaps you could tell us a little bit more about the car and the problem? What year is your car? Is it petrol or diesel? Is it manual or automatic? Will it start again after it's cut out? Do you have any warning lights on the dash? Let us know and we'll do our best to help.

Hi there. The Matrix is an 07, 1.6 manual. No lights comes on.It starts up straight away. while driving, the car jerks when taking foot off or on accelerator. there's no smoothness. Also when under stress, (going up a steep hill), I can feel a slight miss on the engine. Thanks

1,520

Hi there, from what I can tell it would appear that the problem could be related to the coils/leads going to the coils. Over time the heat in the engine bay can lead to the wiring and connectors going brittle which can bring about the problems you're experiencing. It could also be a variety of other engine sensors, but I'd look at the coils/wiring to the coils first. Hope this helps, and let us know how you get on. Bob

1 people found this helpful.

Your answer:

Looking for a Used Matrix in your area?

CarGurus has 14 nationwide Matrix listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postcode:

Hyundai Matrix experts

  • #1
    Marina_328
    Reputation
    20
  • #2
    AmateurCarTech
    Reputation
    10
  • #2
    Varun Coutinho
    Reputation
    10
View all

Related Models For Sale

Ford Focus for sale
798 Great deals out of 10,937 listings starting at £299
Hyundai Getz for sale
6 Great deals out of 63 listings starting at £699
Skoda Fabia for sale
100 Great deals out of 1,989 listings starting at £995
Citroen C3 for sale
100 Great deals out of 1,487 listings starting at £690
Hyundai i30 for sale
74 Great deals out of 1,146 listings starting at £1,500
Honda Civic for sale
181 Great deals out of 2,526 listings starting at £690
Citroen Xsara Picasso for sale
10 Great deals out of 188 listings starting at £589
Honda Jazz for sale
119 Great deals out of 2,184 listings starting at £275
Renault Scenic for sale
27 Great deals out of 460 listings starting at £599
Nissan Micra for sale
93 Great deals out of 2,041 listings starting at £495
Honda CR-V for sale
102 Great deals out of 1,892 listings starting at £1,490
Honda FR-V for sale
41 listings starting at £1,495
Ford Fiesta for sale
847 Great deals out of 13,459 listings starting at £495
Vauxhall Zafira for sale
50 Great deals out of 933 listings starting at £690
Ford C-MAX for sale
108 Great deals out of 1,390 listings starting at £995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.