2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

1 Recalls for 2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

Recall Date Component Summary
December 1, 2020 ENGINE

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Veloster, 2012 Santa Fe, 2011-2013 Sonata Hybrid, and 2016 Sonata Hybrid vehicles. The connecting rod bearings inside the engine may wear prematurely, which over time can result in engine damage.

Remedy:

Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engine. If bearing damage is found, the engine will be replaced. Dealers will also install a software update containing a new Knock Sensor Detection System (KSDS). Repairs will be performed free of charge. Owners were notified of the safety risk on January 25, 2021. A second letter will be mailed once the remedy is available. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 198.

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7 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

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285 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

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Date Component  
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11416214
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11413590
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11413093
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11413093
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11408122
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11408122
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11406718
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11406596
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11404297
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11403362
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11403269
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11403089
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11399263
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11398896
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11398139
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11399045
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11398896
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11397904
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11397903
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11397902
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11396994
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11003270
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10993649
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10992058
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10992602
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10982987
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10971452
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10971631
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10978946
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10979101
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10971421
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10971088
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10972014
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10969239
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11014569
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11012674
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11011187
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10904321
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10965590
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10948737
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11394271
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11394845
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11394668
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11388238
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11387069
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11386832
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11386493
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11385608
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11378624
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 11383449
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11378275
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11383786
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11383028
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11377986
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11384566
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11377438
STEERING
ODI Number: 11374509
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11366163
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11363994
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11362832
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11354117
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11352269
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11353122
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11352510
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11350434
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11349242
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11348479
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11342924
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11329065
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11324430
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11322944
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11319833
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11319778
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11318778
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11316421
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11309321
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11307864
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11301108
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11270477
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11271677
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11245110
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11252288
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11233220
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11258229
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11257905
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11255362
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11256350
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11255819
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11252515
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11252622
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11196094
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11197233
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11203590
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11192593
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11194397
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11229855
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11228838
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11222004
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11228743
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11221930
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11218527
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11219421
ENGINE | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11218267
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11218097
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11174293
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 11173180
ENGINE | STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11164542
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11160738
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11162449
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11139181
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11130796
AIR BAGS | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11122272
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11099929
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11100221
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11092732
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11092017
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11190234
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11191814
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11190198
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11191341
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 11183283
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11182423
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11183562
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11082503
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11080062
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11080306
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11074911
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11071815
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 11155108
SERVICE BRAKES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11151569
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11152556
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11150343
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11145235
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 11143131
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11141534
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11140752
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11112398
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11112314
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 11111915
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11110268
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11111933
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11104590
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11103811
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11102655
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11066168
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11057872
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11055307
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11052648
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11048744
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11046375
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11044183
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11040638
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11031407
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11030293
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11023874
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11023494
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11020707
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11021711
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11016374
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11020331
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11019964
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10876726
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10876725
SEATS
ODI Number: 10860629
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10861488
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10859861
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10845644
STRUCTURE:BODY | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10822671
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10778673
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10717428
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10721192
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10713354
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10703815
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10703165
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10683622
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10689925
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10689747
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10681890
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10660136
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10654282
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10639873
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10637929
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10626994
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10626910
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10619533
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10618566
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10614449
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10611004
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10609836
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10608283
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10607349
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10609029
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10607288
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10605565
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10606094
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | STEERING
ODI Number: 10598194
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10597317
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10598590
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10594973
ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10596915
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10595387
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10594085
ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10587679
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10586732
ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10585069
SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10584639
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10583930
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10576654
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10578264
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10574618
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10574284
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10573478
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10566936
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10563756
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10565537
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10561379
TIRES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10561079
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10562419
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10558436
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10556649
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10553378
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10547093
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10548164
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10543339
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10543446
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10538308
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10542045
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10542456
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10543290
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
ODI Number: 10537177
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10537175
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10531856
ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10523831
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10523828
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10525115
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10515914
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10515149
STRUCTURE:BODY | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10514348
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10513392
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10511183
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10512810
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10511707
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10510408
TIRES
ODI Number: 10510072
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10510497
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10507395
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10496377
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10496585
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10493260
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10493564
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10492412
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10493630
ENGINE | STRUCTURE:BODY | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10492316
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10490552
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10490213
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10490629
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10487336
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10486024
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10485450
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10483428
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10482822
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10482418
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10482220
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10476826
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10476825
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10476823
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10475682
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10475468
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10475736
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10470435
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10472708
POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10467753
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10470030
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10469577
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10463140
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10460952
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10438540
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10433996
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11061000
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11321200
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11251900
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10660800
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10482200
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10452900
STEERING
ODI Number: 10850000
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107 Investigations for 2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:RELAY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:SWITCH
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:TRACTION BATTERY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:UNIT
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ENGINE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:FLASHER UNIT
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS:SWITCH
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ENGINE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:FLASHER UNIT
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:RELAY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:TRACTION BATTERY
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:UNIT
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

106 Service Alerts for 2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

Date Description
July 14, 2022 190000 TIRES

Effective June 2, 2008, Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 110 (FMVSS 110) established a threshold for correcting load carrying capacity information indicated on tire placards when vehicle weight has been increased before retail sale

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Follow the guidelines outlined in this bulletin to inspect and clean or replace certain components of the engine intake system accordingly during engine short block or sub-assembly replacement.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator La

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles that have completed Service Campaign 966 may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspe

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace t

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage or malfunction is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original retail

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 8, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Certain vehicles listed below may experience the Check Engine warning lamp illuminated with DTC P1326 and/or an engine concern/noise related to connecting rod bearing wear or damage. Follow the procedure to inspect the vehicle and replace

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April 6, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing a vehicle with a harsh and/or delayed shift, use the GDS as shown in the Service Procedure to measure shift engagement time.

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April 30, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition.

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April 30, 2018 102650 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:INTERNAL:GEARS

The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition.

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March 30, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original r

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March 30, 2021 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original r

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March 30, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required steps

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March 23, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 23, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 10, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below.

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January 3, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

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January 3, 2022 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL)

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December 21, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator La

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October 27, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage or malfunction is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original reta

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October 27, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a service campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator L

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October 25, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

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September 2, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a product improvement campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction

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September 2, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

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May 14, 2021 010000 STEERING

The warranty coverage for the clock spring has been extended to 15 years with unlimited mileage from the date of original retail delivery or date of first use, whichever occurs first. This warranty coverage applies to both the original and

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May 14, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

The warranty coverage for the clock spring has been extended to 15 years with unlimited mileage from the date of original retail delivery or date of first use, whichever occurs first. This warranty coverage applies to both the original and

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May 11, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Hyundai is conducting a campaign to enhance the knock sensor software to detect abnormal engine bearing noise before potentially severe engine damage occurs. If abnormal engine bearing noise is detected, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MI

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March 30, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the service procedure for engine connecting rod bearing clearance testing. Perform the procedure outlined in this bulletin to fulfill the Bearing Clearance Test inspection requirements to determine next required steps

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March 23, 2021 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This bulletin provides best practice recommendations when performing brake service procedures.

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March 30, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Powertrain warranty coverage for certain engine repairs and/or replacement where the engine damage, defect, or failure is related to connecting rod bearing wear, has been extended to 15 years or 150,000 miles from the date of original r

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March 10, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the inspection procedure and repair guidelines for certain vehicles listed below.

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November 19, 2020 190000 TIRES

This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. For all wheel/tire balance claims, the ⿿Tire Balance Data Sheet⿝ must be fully completed including imbalance and Road For

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December 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin describes the Wireless Android Auto and Wireless Apple CarPlay setup process for Display Audio Value (Non⿿Navigation) devices.

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November 30, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

This bulletin describes the procedure to inspect and identify fluid which may appear around the brake caliper area.

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December 17, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides the calibration procedure for the engine bearing clearance tester. The bearing clearance tester is already pre-calibrated, but additional calibration may be required due to variable shop compressor air pressure when t

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November 19, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides tire vibration service procedures, including how to optimize vehicle vibration performance. For all wheel/tire balance claims, the ⿿Tire Balance Data Sheet⿝ must be fully completed including imbalance and Road For

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December 15, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides information on wheel cleaning procedure and cleaning agent recommendations.

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June 3, 2020 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

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May 6, 2020 190000 TIRES

This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance.

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May 6, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides information on tire maintenance best practices and procedures for dealers and customers to maximize tire life and performance.

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April 23, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert – low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert – vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days.

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April 23, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information on identifying dealer stock vehicles with either: ⿢ A Battery SOC alert – low Battery State of Charge (SOC) at or below 50%. ⿢ A 30 Day alert – vehicle has not started and reported an SOC in 30 days.

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May 21, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with the following symptoms and DTC, follow the Service Procedure on Page 4. ￷ Check Engine light on ￷ DTC P0880/P088000 – TCM Power signal error open/short ￷ Transmission stuck in 4th ge

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May 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin describes the general guidelines to help disinfect and protect vehicle exterior/interior surfaces using recommended safe chemical products.

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July 14, 2020 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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July 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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July 14, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides information regarding condensation related to moisture accumulation in the headlamp, rear combination lamp, daytime running lamp (DRL), or fog lamp. The TSB illustrates the various causes of condensation inside the la

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June 3, 2020 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

These SKUs are Exhaust Manifolds with Catalytic Converters. The customer communication requested return of unsold inventory due to a loss of CARB certification. These SKUs can no longer be sold as they do not meet CARB standards, but part

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April 17, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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April 17, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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April 17, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

The automatic transmission warranty repair policy authorizes in-dealership repairs of the following components for both OEM (new) and remanufactured automatic transmissions:

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April 9, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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April 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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April 9, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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December 17, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. If the vehicle fails the stall te

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December 17, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing a vehicle with a transmission slipping concern, follow the Service Procedure shown below and perform a stall test. This TSB provides a procedure to test each clutch in the transmission. If the vehicle fails the stall te

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March 23, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin describes the general guidelines to disinfect and protect vehicle interior surfaces using certain safe chemical products.

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November 4, 2019 270000 LANE DEPARTURE

The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. The BSD/BCW detects v

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November 4, 2019 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

The Blind Spot Detection (BSD) or Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is a system that measures the speed of and distance from the following vehicles by using two magnetic wave radar sensors attached in the rear bumper. The BSD/BCW detects v

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March 25, 2020 046300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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February 20, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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February 20, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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February 20, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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February 20, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ⿿Check Engine⿝ light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness.

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January 16, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides guidelines to inspect the USB, head unit, and multi-box for common connection conditions. 2. This bulletin presents guidelines to inspect for common Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connection conditions. 3. This bullet

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January 2, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear).

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October 14, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides instruction detailing the proper methodology for scanning and uploading captured GDS data files to the Techline Repository. Compliance with this bulletin ensures that the GDS data files are correctly transferred and m

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February 5, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

This bulletin describes the requirements for all wheel alignment and/or vehicle tracking claims and best practices when diagnosing and conducting alignment-related repairs for all models and model years.

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July 23, 2019 036500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

This bulletin provides information on the rear wheel speed sensor for Santa Fe (CM), Santa Fe / XL (NC), Santa Fe Sport (AN), and Veracruz (EN) vehicles equipped with front wheel drive (FWD). The rear wheel speed sensor is available as a se

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August 12, 2019 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

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August 12, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

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August 12, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

If you are servicing an applicable vehicle with a ?Check Engine? light on and one or more of the DTC listed below, follow the repair procedure and replace the related solenoid and oil pressure harness

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April 15, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Once the VIN has been programmed to the ECM/PCM, it cannot b

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April 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides the procedure to write the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) during the replacement of the Engine Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). Once the VIN has been programmed to the ECM/PCM, it cannot b

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June 20, 2019 046300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

This bulletin provides information on the rear wheel speed sensor for Santa Fe (CM), Santa Fe / XL (NC), Santa Fe Sport (AN), and Veracruz (EN) vehicles equipped with front wheel drive (FWD). The rear wheel speed sensor is available as a se

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June 20, 2019 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin provides information on the rear wheel speed sensor for Santa Fe (CM), Santa Fe / XL (NC), Santa Fe Sport (AN), and Veracruz (EN) vehicles equipped with front wheel drive (FWD). The rear wheel speed sensor is available as a se

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June 20, 2019 036500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

This bulletin provides information on the rear wheel speed sensor for Santa Fe (CM), Santa Fe / XL (NC), Santa Fe Sport (AN), and Veracruz (EN) vehicles equipped with front wheel drive (FWD). The rear wheel speed sensor is available as a se

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June 4, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This TSB provides a procedure to diagnose and repair a transaxle for the following Incorrect Ratio DTC (transaxle clutch slipping more than 200 rpm in gear).

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April 6, 2018 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

If you are servicing a vehicle with a harsh and/or delayed shift, use the GDS as shown in the Service Procedure to measure shift engagement time.

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April 30, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

The shift lever on some 6-speed vehicles may intermittently not shift out of Park. This bulletin provides the diagnostic procedures to correct this condition.

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August 2, 2016 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

THE SHIFT LEVER ON SOME 6-SPEED VEHICLES MAY INTERMITTENTLY NOT SHIFT OUT OF PARK. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES TO CORRECT THIS CONDITION.

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October 4, 2017 103700 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

Before installing an automatic transmission, check the depth of the torque converter in the case to confirm the torque converter is fully installed in the transmission. If this is not done, the oil pump may be damaged.

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August 3, 2017 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

If you are servicing a vehicle with the DTC or symptoms listed below, refer to the Service Procedure to diagnose the condition. ? Diagnostic trouble codes: ? P0705 – Range switch sensor circuit ? P0706 – Range switch range/performance

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February 2, 2017 046300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

If the rear wheel hub in the affected vehicles is submerged in salt water, salt water can enter the rear wheel speed sensor housing and may interrupt the rear wheel speed sensor signal and temporarily illuminate the ABS and/or ESC warning l

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February 2, 2017 200000 WHEELS

If the rear wheel hub in the affected vehicles is submerged in salt water, salt water can enter the rear wheel speed sensor housing and may interrupt the rear wheel speed sensor signal and temporarily illuminate the ABS and/or ESC warning l

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February 2, 2017 036500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

If the rear wheel hub in the affected vehicles is submerged in salt water, salt water can enter the rear wheel speed sensor housing and may interrupt the rear wheel speed sensor signal and temporarily illuminate the ABS and/or ESC warning l

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April 1, 2013 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

HYUNDAI: INFORMATION HAS BEEN PROVIDED REGARDING PROCEDURE IN REPAIRING AND REPLACING RELATED PART TO TRANSMISSION SOLENOID DTC FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODELS 2010-2013 TUCSON, SANTA FE, 2011-2013 SONATA, ELANTRA, AZERA, 2012-2013 ACCENT, 2

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April 1, 2013 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

HYUNDAI: INFORMATION HAS BEEN PROVIDED REGARDING PROCEDURE IN REPAIRING AND REPLACING RELATED PART TO TRANSMISSION SOLENOID DTC FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. MODELS 2010-2013 TUCSON, SANTA FE, 2011-2013 SONATA, ELANTRA, AZERA, 2012-2013 ACCENT, 2

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April 1, 2013 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

HYUNDAI: THE THROTTLE CONTROL (ETC) BODY, ON SOME VEHIICLES, NEEDS TO BE CLEANED AND PROCEDURAL INFORMATION IS BEING PROVIDED, DUE TO DEPOSITS FOUND AT VALVE-TO-BORE INTERFACE. MODELS 2011-2013 ELANTRA, 2010-2013 GENESIS COUPE, 2010-2013

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April 1, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

HYUNDAI: THE THROTTLE CONTROL (ETC) BODY, ON SOME VEHIICLES, NEEDS TO BE CLEANED AND PROCEDURAL INFORMATION IS BEING PROVIDED, DUE TO DEPOSITS FOUND AT VALVE-TO-BORE INTERFACE. MODELS 2011-2013 ELANTRA, 2010-2013 GENESIS COUPE, 2010-2013

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March 1, 2013 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

HYUNDAI: DUE TO AN ERROR IN THE INTERNAL CONTROL MODULE READ ONLY MEMORY, INFORMATION IS PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACING OF THE PCM AND A POSSIBLE WARRANTY CLAIM. MODELS 2011-2013 ELANTRA, 2010-2013 GENESIS COUPE, 2010-2013 SANTA FE, 200

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August 9, 2016 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

THE PCM OR TCM CONTAINS LOGIC TO ADJUST SOLENOID DUTY AND LINE PRESSURE AS NEEDED TO COMPENSATE FOR NORMAL CLUTCH WEAR OVER THE LIFE OF THE TRANSAXLE. THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURES NECESSARY TO RESET (ERASE) AND RELEARN THE PCM/TCM

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September 19, 2016 113000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE PROCEDURE TO VERIFY THAT THE FUSE AND JUMPER SETTINGS FOR THE REMOTE ENGINE START CONTROL MODULE ARE SET FOR THE APPLICABLE VEHICLE, AND IF NECESSARY, HOW TO MAKE ADJUSTMENTS TO THESE SETTINGS.

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December 1, 2011 111100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

HYUNDAI: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, INFORMATION HAS BEEN PROVIDED REGARDING THE REPLACEMENT OF THE BATTERY CABLE TERMINAL(+). *PE

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July 1, 2014 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

HYUNDAI: TO HELP PROTECT BATTERY FROM OVERCHARGING, AN ELECTRICAL POWER MANAGEMENT FEATURE TO REGULATE ALTERNATOR LOAD, AND PLACES ON ENGINE TO MAXIMIZE EFFICIENCY. MODEL 2010-2012 SANTA FE. *PE

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September 1, 2014 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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April 1, 2012 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

HYUNDAI: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE OF SOME 3.5L VEHICLES THAT MAY EXPERIENCE CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON. *JS

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December 1, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

HYUNDAI: 2010-2012 SANTA FE : SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR CERTAIN 3.5L VEHICLES TO CORRECT THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATION. *LJ

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December 1, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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June 1, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

HYUNDAI: PROCEDURE INFORMATION REGARDING THE UPDATE SOFTWARE FOR 4WD OF AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) ON SOME VEHICLES. MODEL 2010-2012 SANTA FE. *PE

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June 1, 2014 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

HYUNDAI: PROCEDURE INFORMATION REGARDING THE UPDATE SOFTWARE FOR 4WD OF AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) ON SOME VEHICLES. MODEL 2010-2012 SANTA FE. *PE

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July 1, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

HYUNDAI: SOME VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM 12/18/2012 TO 04/24/2012, ARE SUBJECT TO INSPECTION AND MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED. *JS

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2012 HYUNDAI Santa Fe

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