Improved Alternator Available on Hyundai Santa Fe

If the alternator fails, it should be replaced with an improved design which is better able to replenish electrical power to the battery. The new alternator requires a different diameter drive belt.

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Average mileage: 106,747 (60,000–150,000)
Electrical & Lights affected: 2.7L V6
3 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2008
11 people reported this problem
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while I was driving to Galveston the brake and battery lights came on at the same time and just as I arrived all electronics shut down. Will post solution when I have one.
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe 97,000 mi,
alternator failing and power brake booster leaking