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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe

2006 Hyundai Santa Fe

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2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Problems

Engine -- Verified

The crankshaft position sensor may fail, causing engine stalling or a failure to start. Replacement or the failed sensor will commonly correct this problem.

Engine -- Verified

The timing belt can fail prematurely; if it fails while driving, it can cause catastrophic damage to the engine. Be sure that the timing belt is inspected and replaced according to the manufacturer's recommended schedule.

Drive Train -- Verified

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.

2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Questions and Answers

gotbited, 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe, 3.5L V6, Kingman, AZ

While parked, unattended, parking lights go on and drain battery. Hyundai dlr has seen it 3 times, say nothing is wrong!

molivier, 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe, 3.5L V6, Winnie, TX

I have checked all of my fuses under the hood and under the drivers side dashboard
they are all ok. Looking at my manual, I have removed my glove compartment and located my A/C filter ( I will cha...

flyboy4, 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe, 2.7L V6, Bloomington, IN

Check engine light is on intermittently. If it's off in the morning and it's below 70 degrees in will come on in 5-7 miles creating loss of power briefly but continues to run. It goes off...

Bobs.dad, 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe, 3.5L V6, Kingman, AZ

If my Santa Fe sits for 2-3 days the battery drains completly. Hyundai says no problem. Replaced Battery but problem has persisted even w/3-4 trips to dealer. Suspected alarm system as it goes off ...

bettynn81, 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe, New Albany, MS

only occurs occasonally and after i have drivine abt 100 miles

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2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Its a good car for work and travel.

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This car has been very reliable and essentially maintenance free for the last 4.5 years we have had the vehicle (~65,000 miles). I would suggest running a better Michelin tire on the vehicle.

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