2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
- My car cuts off when I slam on breaks but I cut it right back on
- Car wouldn't start and is acting strange after jumping.
- yes my truck is making a loud noise when driving its coming from under truck
- my truck is making a roaring noice when driving its coming from underneath
- is there an additive I can use to stop a gasket leak, cost $700 to get repaired
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Problems
The crankshaft position sensor may fail, causing engine stalling or a failure to start. Replacement or the failed sensor will commonly correct this problem.
Prior to replacing the automatic transmission fluid (to improve shift quality), make sure that the transmission fluid level is correct. Also, make sure the computer that controls the transmission has the most up-to-date adaptive programming information. When servicing these transmissions be sure to use fluid approved by Hyundai.
On the 2.7L V6 and 2.4L 4 Cylinder, a defective exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) switching valve may cause an intermittent rough or unstable idle engine.
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Questions
I drove my Santa Fe all day yesterday and it was fine. Then, at the last place I stopped, it would not start. It would turn over, but not start. I got a jump and it started immediately. On the way home, I did not have a radio, clock, inside lights, or dash lights. It did not lose power at all, bu...
I was told by the Hyundai repair shop that I had a gasket leak and the cost to repair was over $700. I did see an additive that can be added to engine an seals leak for up to five years. Is this true. The problem occurs at all times but I don't see oil under the car but I smell after car s...
This happened after I replaced the old one after realising leakage from the cam..
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Recalls
The front coil springs may corrode and break, which can result in front tire damage and loss of vehicle control. This is most likely in areas where road salt is used. Dealers will inspect and replace affected coil springs as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews
I have a 2002 Santa Fe that I've had since 2008 I keep the oil changed at every 3,000 miles and have my fluids checked often, I've had my fuel system cleaned, and brakes of course changed it has been a great truck up until recently I noticed that everytime I put gas in it and go to start it back up it struggles to start. I have to give it gas and let it run for it to catch. I took it to a shop ...
My 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe begins to run very slow. It accelerates on high, but runs slow. I frequently have to move my foot from the accelerator for it to pick up some speed. Any ideas of what the issue is?
It sounds to me as if the people here complaining have poor maintenance issues