9 4 5 3 2

Follow TrueDelta

TrueDelta at Facebook TrueDelta at Google+ TrueDelta at Twitter

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe Repair Histories

99 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe. 43 of these members (43.4%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 94 repairs to 2009 Hyundai Santa Fes--an average of 0.9 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Chart based on 94 repairs.

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe repair cost distribution

Chart based on 15 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

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

Hyundai Santa Fe in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2010 - May 2013
5300 mi   Oil leak from a seal above oilpan, Originally thought to be a pan leak. 
10300 US $150 2.5 years and 10,000 miles battery died.Changed battery by me dealer did not have one in stock. 
Hyundai Santa Fe in Wisconsin, United States
Dec 2009 - Jun 2014
3000 mi   Dealer had a TSB to check oxgen sensor for this vehicle. They had to remove it to test sensor and found no problem with it. Had taken vehicle in to change oil as a precaution to eliminate any manufacturing metal chips that might still be in the oil. 
22500   Problem with shift interlink causing a problem to turn key in ignition. Occured twice and not from cramped wheel problem. Dealer could not duplicate problem however installed and rekeyed a new lock cylinder as a possible source of problem. 
52000 US $23 replaced left low beam headlight 

Return to top

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

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

Hyundai Santa Fe in British Columbia, Canada
Mar 2009 - Jun 2014
21700 mi   Check engine light came on. Brought into Jim Pattison Hyundai and they reflashed the ECU. Could not get them to tell me what the code was. The check engine light was on all the time (not flashing) so it was safe to drive to garage Plastic strip on the bottom of front passenger door became unglued at the front of the door. It caught on the frame when the door opens and ripped it open even more. Ordered new part N/C, but the first one was damaged so they reordered it 
48720   Rear left wheel bearing Multiple oil leaks noticed when replacing wheel bearing, had to schedule second repair trip - valve cover and oil pan 
Hyundai Santa Fe in Ontario, Canada
Jun 2010 - Jun 2014
8680 mi   LED in fog light switch not working Fog light switch was replaced 
Hyundai Santa Fe in Pennsylvania, United States
Dec 2009 - Aug 2013
4000 mi   Vehicle stalling. Oxygen sensor replaced. Problem fixed. 
18700   Faulty Oxygen Sensor causing the Engine Light to illuminate. Engine was rough when hot. 
Hyundai Santa Fe in North Dakota, United States
Apr 2010 - Dec 2012
3000 mi US $50 check engine light is on, dealer check out and found O2 sensor is bad. had to order sensor 

Return to top

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 2.7L V6 5-speed manual FWD

Hyundai Santa Fe in Quebec, Canada
Mar 2009 - May 2012
8060 mi   clutch slave cylinder noise ( clack ) when pressing/depressing the clutch pedal. Appointment for 7 of July to the dealer..will see the result after 
8060   They thought that it was the clutch slave cylinder but in fact as undoing transmission they found that the culprit was the clutch disc, more precise the clutch disc springs. They were loose with a lot of play in the clutch disc case. 
Hyundai Santa Fe in Quebec, Canada
Jul 2010 - May 2013
9920 mi   Clutch piston damaged 
16120   Clutch cable broke twice. Fluid drop because that. Car has to be towed. 
24180   Clutch piston again. 

Return to top

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Hyundai Santa Fe in Minnesota, United States
Sep 2010 - Jun 2011
28000 mi   Bought car used 10/11/10. New tires were put on before buying. Have vibration between 60 and 75 mph. Took to tire dealer to see if alignment/balance was off. Tire dealer aligned and rotated/balanced. Still have vibration.  
Hyundai Santa Fe in Qatar
Aug 2009 - Jun 2014
4960 mi   Leaked coolant gas was replaced in the AC system, but was not covered under warantee so owner paid the full cost of recharging the coolant 
22940 ﷼500 Loss of power suddenly while driving. Problem with fuel pump which was replaced. But problem recurred and fuel pump was replaced again. Now ok. 

Return to top