Hyundai Elantra: Common causes of corrosion - Corrosion protection - Appearance care - Maintenance - Hyundai Elantra HD 2006Ц2010 Owners ManualHyundai Elantra: Common causes of corrosion

The most common causes of corrosion on your car are:

  • Road salt, dirt and moisture that is allowed to accumulate underneath the car.
  • Removal of paint or protective coatings by stones, gravel, abrasion or minor scrapes and dents which leave unprotected metal exposed to corrosion.