Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Hyundai Santa Fe
- Same here.Gas leaks out of peephole trough PVC tank-cover,but not while parked.
- gas is leaking out only when I start the engine. and when im back it leaks a bit
- how long does it take to do a timing belt for 2004 santa fe
- the vehicle makes a noise when you turn the air conditioner on
- Has anyone had a water leak on the inside of the windshield, top left corner?
Hyundai Santa Fe Problems
The crankshaft position sensor may fail, causing engine stalling or a failure to start. Replacement or the failed sensor will commonly correct this problem.
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.
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.
Hyundai Santa Fe Questions
New Santa Fe Sport, only 4 months old....Leak developed only after being out in a 3 hour heavy rain....never leaked in previous shorter rains, nor while going through pressurized touchless car washes. Is there a drain in the left pillar that could be blocked? Seems this leak is after an accumula...
New brakes were installed but stops with a hard pulsate. Also vehicle has what seams like a burp or hicup at speeds of 40 to 50 mph. No abs ligjt comes on though. Could this be a sensor?
A piece of the santa fe metal is coming out a bit on the back left of the car. The piece looks like it would slide back into the slot but I'm not to sure on how to go about it. How much would it generally cost to fix this problem?
Hyundai Santa Fe Recalls
The front axles direct engine power to the front wheels. Vehicles equipped with a 2.4L engine are being recalled because the right front axle may break. This could result in loss of engine power to the wheels and the vehicle would no longer be able to move under it own power. Also, if the parking brake is not applied when the vehicle is parked it could roll unexpectedly. Both of these conditions increases the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the affected axle shaft assembly to correct this concern.
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 2007 through 2009 Santa Fe models because the air bag system may not properly detect a smaller occupant in the passenger seat. Improper detection may cause the front passenger airbag not to deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury to the front passenger. Dealers will update the occupant classification software to correct this concern. The Hyundai recall number is 105.
Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews
the only thing wrong is it cuts out while driving . and stalls when stop can any one help with this
My 2004 Hyundai Sante Fe GLS (with V6 3.5L engine). Is still going strong and has 412,000 miles on it! This is the truth. Actually, it doesn't belong to me anymore I gave it to my daughter at 372,000. Its still only costing her the regular maintenance costs battery, rotors, starter, belts, and now tires. I love that car - I wish I'd bought another one. All you have to do is keep it lubed ...
Bought My 2004 Santa Fe 3.5 about 6 months ago.. No complaints on the car at all.. Most reliable car i have had... got it with 280,000 miles on it, and it now has 288,000 mils in it.. I bought it from my mechanic, the original owner bought it new, had it serviced at my mechanics shop every time.. oil changes on time and kept it clean.. people see my car and think it is like a 2010 how clean it ...