2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe
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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe ProblemsEngine 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.
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).
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe QuestionsWhy does my truck sound like it's still running 20 seconds after it's turned off (1 answer)
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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...
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.