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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe is between $406 and $496 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
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$451
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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.
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...
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.
The problem only occurred recently but break lights will not go off. Had to disconnect the battery
Weird issue... did a Google search and nobody seems to have a resolve.
Hi, I have a 2002 Santa Fe recently coolant water always drain out from a tiny hole that designed...
Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model Year 2001-2006 Santa Fe vehicles manuf...
HYUNDAI IS RECALLING 83,355 MY 2001-2003 SANTA FE VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGIST...
CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFE...
Overall (19 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
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Electrical & Lights
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Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
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November 05, 2014
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
I purchased my Santa Fe new and it now has 298,000+ miles. No problems until the last 50,000 or so. Had to replace altenator, air conditioner conpressor, timing chain, and now having trouble with p...
October 01, 2014
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
For the most part I was very satisfied with my car which was purchased new. I maintained the recommended maintenance on the car and had a number of years without problems. The paint started to pi...
September 05, 2014
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
I became the owner of a lightly used very well kept 2002 hyundai santa fe in 2012. I keep it in great condition. My paint is starting to fall off which i dont understand. I just had to fix a proble...