Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Problems

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Hyundai Santa Fe, Ford Focus, Jaguar I-Pace, Genesis G70 score five-star ANCAP results

Hyundai Santa Fe, Ford Focus, Jaguar I-Pace, Genesis G70 score five-star ANCAP results

6 Dec 2018 · by Ron Hammerton

An airbag mishap during crash tests triggered a safety recall by Hyundai for its new Santa Fe SUV, but still scored a five star ANCAP safety rating.

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Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls

Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls

26 Nov 2018 · by Robbie Wallis

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, led by American Special Vehicle’s converted Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups. ...

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What's the major difference between a Hyundai Tuscon and Santa Fe?

Answered by CarsGuide 16 Nov 2018

The key difference is the Tucson is a medium-sized five-seater while the Santa Fe is a large SUV that seats seven. Both have similar equipment levels, safety features, and powertrains. You haven’t told us what your boat weighs, but the Tucson is rated to tow up to 1600 kg (braked trailer) while the Santa Fe will haul up to 2000 kg (braked trailer).

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Hyundai Santa Fe 2018: Towing limit?

Answered by CarsGuide 5 Oct 2018

You’re very close to the limit at 1920 kg, but it is within Hyundai’s maximum for the Santa Fe. That said I would be conservative and try and lighten the load on tow somehow.

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Is the Hyundai Santa Fe 4 wheel drive or all wheel drive?

Answered by CarsGuide 25 Jul 2018

Hyundai's new-gen Santa Fe has just launched in three model trims, all offered in all-wheel-drive in Australia. While other markets could have front wheel drive options, there are no Santa Fe models offered in rear wheel drive.

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Hyundai Santa Fe 2018: How to remove the radio?

Answered by CarsGuide 20 Jul 2018

 Using a trim removal tool pop the vents out of the dashboard on either side of the radio. There are two screws on each side to remove, then the radio pulls forward and can be unplugged.

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Hyundai Santa Fe 2018: When is the new model coming out?

Answered by CarsGuide 20 Jul 2018

The fourth-generation TM-series Santa Fe was launched earlier this year, so a new model is not expected for another five years, or 2023.

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Buying an off-roader for the city - should I get the petrol or diesel?

Answered by CarsGuide 20 Jul 2018

You’re not doing many kilometres and only short trips, so would go for the petrol version.

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Hyundai Santa Fe 2018: How many km's will it last?

Answered by CarsGuide 13 Jul 2018

How long is a piece of string? If driven with care and serviced by the schedule (at minimum) any well-built modern car like the Hyundai Santa Fe should last at least a decade and several hundred thousand kilometres. As with all cars there will be repair bills when consumable or wear items degrade through use, but the Hyundai shouldn't be as expensive to repair as top-end European or Japanese competitors.

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Hyundai Santa Fe 2018: How much can it tow?

Answered by CarsGuide 6 Jul 2018

All models of the Santa Fe are rated to tow 750kg of trailer that has no brakes, or up to 2000kg of trailer if it has brakes. Remember when measuring tow ratings to include the weight of luggage in the vehicle as well as what you're towing. For instance, when towing a boat include the weight of fuel, life jackets, tools, and more.

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