2012

  1. Buck Turgidson

    No AC for the first couple minutes. Has that happened to you?

    I finally got a 2012 Hyundai Genesis sedan after wanting one for the past 8 years. I live in Phoenix, Arizona, so we're still getting temperatures in the 90s in October. My AC blows ambient air (90-100 degrees F) for the first couple minutes, then blows sweet, cold air conditioned air. The...
  2. Smart Cruise Control Codes

    Hello friends. I own Genesis 2012 Sedan 3.8L V6. I've read the codes and had the following list(((: Smart Cruise Control Codes: C1101 Battery voltage high C1102 Battery voltage low C1202 Front Left Wheel speed sensor invalid/no signal C1205 Front Right Wheel speed sensor invalid/no signal...
  3. Jalvin Cohnson

    First Post on forums, 2012 Genesis 3.8 owner

    Hello, I just wanted to say hello to the community and show my new Genesis. I got it a few months ago, but it still new to me. I also just joined the forum a week ago, and have already found a handful of helpful threads for questions I had. So far I love the car, it has a balance feel of sport...
  4. Sooo I bought a 2012 Genesis last week with 174K Miles..I heard the warnings but still bought it.

    So story is I bought the car last week, I was on the forum with few people giving me warning but I didn't listen so now I have a problem. There are times when I drive, When I go from a stop to go the engine would rev between 1x and 3x and the car would jerk. like if the car missed a few gears...
  5. Choice between 2011 Infiniti M37 with 140,000 miles or 2012 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 with 170,000 miles

    I've been in a serious dilemma with choosing which car to buy, my boss says Infiniti due to reliability though I thought the genesis would be more reliable. What are everyone's choices with which car is good with speed, low maintenance and reliability, I'll be putting synthetic oil and premium gas?
  6. Hyundai Genesis 2012 3.8 with 170,000 miles cost of maintenance

    Was looking to buy car, whats maintenance like? Is the car worth buying? heard that parts are expensive if anything breaks down.
  7. 2012 5.0 60k Maintenance Thoughts

    My Hyundai dealer is pushing that I have all of the 60k maintenance performed on my out of warranty (non CPO) 2012 5.0. I have read some reports that the 8-speed trans can actually become problematic after a flush. I know I'm ready for front brakes, and another 5w-20 oil change, and the AC and...
  8. First Generation 2012 Genesis Sedan Tires

    I recently purchased a 2012 Genesis sedan (3.8L ) and want to upgrade my tires from some no-name tires it came with. I live in the south so snow/ice aren't factors, but I do get a substantial amount of rain. What are everyone's recommendations for good traction and low cabin noise?
  9. 2012 5.0 Rspec motor blown

    I was in and out of the dealer with this car since I got it. It was burning oil like crazy and I did several oil consumption tests every time it was 1.3 quarts low at 1000 miles. They had an excuse every time and made me do the test over and over. Each time forcing me to drive low on oil. Also...
  10. Backup camera 2012 3.8 sedan failed

    Dealer wants $900 cdn plus install and tax! Anyone know wiring coming from monitor? It's only showing 6.5 volts on my digital meter. 4 wires -yellow (video feed?) red, black and white. Only live when in reverse. I got a camera on Amazon for $21 but not sure of wiring - don't want to blow head...
  11. CRSpec

    Custom exhaust build 2012 R-Spec

    Hey guys, I figured I would post my set up here for those that are curious about other options for exhaust builds and sounds. The build that I did was a custom mid-section made with high grade SS. Which is a 2.5" custom X-pipe and secondary cat delete all built into the mid section. The...
  12. New to me 2012 3.8L

    I'm so excited, I've wanted one of these Genesis cars for years and we finally purchased one. Found a 3.8L with both the premium and technology package (kinda hard to find in my area for some reason). I'll post up some pics later, and I've already ordered wing badging to switch out the drunken H...
  13. problem downloading iPhone 6 contacts with 2012 genesis sedan

    have problem downloading iPhone 6 contacts with phone features on 2012 genesis sedan. has anyone had this issue? dealership tells me there is no update which i find hard to believe. many people have iPhone 6. also, can you put important contacts in manually as favorites or do they have to be...
  14. Troubles with 2012 rspec

    ....love the car but running into some troubles not even 6 months in.1st is My sunroof.it won't open back and to make it bad it won't close all the way so there is a little leakage but nothing major and I was waiting till after the winter to get it fixed. 2nd was my driver door not locking an...
  15. 2012 rspec front brake pads(brembo?)

    Where do I find brake pads for my june built 2012 5.0 Rspec? Autozone,Pep Boys,Oreilly...these brake pads are too tall by maybe 1/8" inch.wont fit into caliper.. Dealership brake pads are a match,but expensive $189.00 for front only.Anybody with a 5.0 rspec (brembo) find replacement pads other...
  16. Equus (2012) Trailer Hitch

    I purchased a small fishing boat, motor and trailer that weigh about 800 pounds and found only one hitch listed for the car, for $575) http://execuhitch.com/tow-hitches/hyundai-equus-hidden-manual-trailer-hitch.html I am not sure that a Genesis hitch will fit an Equus; looking on Amazon says...
  17. Has anyone swapped 2012 Tech pkg headunit for 2013 headunit?

    I was curious if anyone with the 2012 Tech pkg (3.8L, 4.6, 5.0 R-spec) was able swap out the headunit for one from the 2013 Tech pkg that has the working bluetooth audio? I searched but couldn't find anything on swapping headunits. A friend of mine said that he replaced the headunit in a 2009...
  18. Jaeger

    Considering a 2012 R-Spec

    Greetings all. I'm looking to replace my 2011 Sonata 2.0T and considering a used purchase for the first time ever. I was surprised to find a few R-Spec models available locally - test drove one of them and just loved it. Solid handling for such a large and spacious sedan, and the push from...
  19. 2012 4.6 V8 A/C question

    When I start car, A/C doesn't even try to cool unless I hit the fuel pedal and never really gets cold at all until I start driving. Is this normal? Also when on "auto' the fan speed varies itself depending on acceleration/stop etc. Just bought this before xmas 2015. Thx in advance for any advice!
  20. First Generation FS:20' 5x114.3mm Braelin Mode BR04 Rims with Nitto Motivo Tires -From 2012 RSpec

    New Braelin Model BR04 Rims with 245/40/ZR20 Nitto Motivo 99Y XL from a 2012 Genesis (Car was traded in shortly after purchase and these do not fit on 2015 Ultimate.) Rims and Tires are brand new, only 200KM on them. Size: 20' 5x114.3mm / Offset: +35 / Finish: Matte Black with Machined Face...
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