2008 Hyundai Santa Fe Hyundai Santa Fe 2008

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe repairs by problem area

Engine (26%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (8%)

Suspension and Steering (20%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (21%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (14%)

Other (4%)

Chart based on 236 repairs.
See TSBs and recalls for the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe.

2008 Hyundai Santa Fe other repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (75%)

< $100 (25%)

Chart based on 8 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

242-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

C $86 battery dead over night X3 car wont start checked alternator and battery charges both came back excellent. why is the car dead then? 
27900 mi

C $200
new key and fob lost previous fob and also the back up one. 

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

242-horsepower 3.3L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

6 mi Fix cupholders in rear seats 
102000 mi

US $35
Replaced headlight bulb. 
72500 mi

US $400
drivers door lock actuator sticking. replaced latch and actuator 
13000 mi Rear washer nozzle replaced 
22000 mi Hatchback struts replaced - one was leaking slightly. Dealer replaced the pair.  
14880 mi Hose to rear windshield washer nozzle came off under the engine.. repaired. 

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe Other Problems

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