2012 Hyundai Tucson Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Hyundai Tucson
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2012 Hyundai Tucson ProblemsCheck Engine Light and Transmission Won't Shift Correctly
If the automatic transmission does not shift properly and the Check Engine Light illuminates, the speed sensors in the transmission may have failed. The sensors are simple and inexpensive to replace.
Hyundai Tuscon gasoline models equipped with navigation units may suddenly stop playing audio from all speakers. This includes sound from CD players, radio, navigation, satellite radio, and telephone calls. All other features may still function properly.
Note: This does not apply to fuel cell vehicles
To perform the hard reset, simply disconnect the vehicles negative battery terminal, wait 15 minutes, and reconnect the negative battery terminal.
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.
2012 Hyundai Tucson QuestionsCruise control is not working at all. I press the cruise and no light, press the set and nothing happens there either. (2 answers)
pressing buttons on steering wheel does nothing.
I press the button on the steering wheel for cruise light and no light, and cannot hit the set button nothing happens.
the alarm that rings when you forget the key into the slot was stopped as well.
2012 Hyundai Tucson RecallsDriver's Front Air Bag May Come Loose
The driver's side air bag mounted in the steering wheel may come loose from it's mounting. Dealers will inspect and tighten the bolts that secure it free of charge to resolve the concern.