2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe

2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Problems

Engine Performance Problems Due to Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

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

Rough Idle Due to Faulty EGR Switching Valve

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.

Confirm Latest Software For Transmission Control Module and Correct Fuild For Proper Shift Quailty

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.

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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Questions

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Acts as if it's not getting enough gas. Feels like friction causing drag (1 answer)

Only 14,500 mi on the odometer. Fuel pump was replaced June 2012. Is slow to accelerate, like it will die any minute. Has a really hard time on even the slightest incline. Is ok one it reaches 45mph. The traction indicator has come on a couple of times. It stayed on yesterday for several miles. I...

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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Recalls

The 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 Recalls Certain 2011 Santa Fe Vehicles Due to Leaking Rear Brake Calipers

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.

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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

My Santa Fe is a V6 and it hesitates when accelerating, as do the 4 cylinders listed in comments below. My car is now 3 years old, I bought is brand new, I am at almost 50K miles. Within the past 6 months I have noticed that when I turn the car off and get out of the vehicle I can still hear the car, it sounds like something is continuing to spin under the hood. This sometimes lasts as long ...
its about clutch release fock,i have changed three times now and its only 20000km.so i want to know how to protract clutch release fock.
this is 4cylinder limited model which dealer sold as new car even though it had 500miles on it, the car is aestetically nice but i fear every time i drive itupon acceleration it hesitates and feels like it is choking itself out,i have started to push on gas pedal while holding on brake to stop hesitation,,return to dealer found nothing wrong and advised i had been used to driving a v8 and need ...

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