2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance
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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe ProblemsPoor Shift Quailty of Automatic Transmission
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.
Engine stalling or failure to start may indicate crankshaft angle sensor failure; Hyundai issued a recall (03V030000).
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.
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe QuestionsWhat is causing an extremely fast oil leak on the right side of the engine? (1 answer)
I have an extremely fast oil leak on my V6 Santa Fe. There is literally a steady stream of oil coming from the right hand side of the engine, where the engine and transmission join.
Which the map senor but still the same problem and the check engine light on. Could it be my ignition switch?
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe RecallsThe Brake Light Switch May Fail Prematurely
The affected vehicles are being recalled because the brake light switch can fail prematurely, resulting in the loss of brake light operation. Other systems that may be affected include: cruise control, push-button start, gear shifter, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. Dealers will replace the brake light switch to correct this concern.
Hyundai is recalling certain 2011 Santa Fe vehicles due to leaking rear brake calipers. The leaking calipers will cause a loss of brake fluid, which may result in a loss of breaking power, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the rear calipers and replace them as necessary.