Hyundai Tucson Repair and Maintenance
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Hyundai Tucson ProblemsRecall Issued For Airbag Control Module
Hyundai issued two recalls for the airbag control module on certain vehicles; it should be replaced to prevent incorrect passenger side airbag deployment during an accident. For more information on these recalls, please click here» and here».
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.
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.
Hyundai Tucson Questionsinfrequent problem with transmission (1 answer)
car has 5200 miles, at times transmission does not engage for 2-3 sec from standing start, happened three times and this can be a"killer" going into traffic Dealer says no codes found Car is Tampa FL area
Diagnosis showed P1529, something to do with the gearbox.
When I shut the car off and restart it is ok
Hyundai Tucson RecallsHood Opens While Driving
The secondary hood latch may not fully secure the hood. This could allow the hood to open while driving. Dealers will replace the secondary hood latch free of charge to resolve the concern.
The trailer hitch wiring harness may be defective and not activate an installed trailer's turn signals as appropriate. Dealers will update the tow hitch wiring harness free of charge to resolve the concern.
The transmission cooler hose may have been improperly manufactured and may develop a leak. Dealers will replace the transmission cooler hose free of charge to resolve the concern.