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2005 Hyundai Tucson repairs by problem area

Engine (38%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (10%)

Brakes and Traction Control (14%)

Suspension and Steering (17%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (17%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (4%)

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

turbocharged 111hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 5-speed manual AWD

Hyundai Tucson in Great Britain
Sep 2005 - Jan 2009
Mar 2007

32000 mi
Wiper motor changed due to problem with intermittent wipe not returning to full park position. Normal wipe was not affected 
May 2008

54000 mi
Bad vibration at low revs. Shop found problem with clutch plate. Replaced with "modified" plate from manufacturer. Problem resolved 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

173-horsepower 2.7L V6 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Hyundai Tucson in Saskatchewan, Canada
Apr 2006 - Jun 2007
Oct 2006

28520 mi
Mass air flow sensor replaced 
Jun 2007

33480 mi
Front end vibration 
Hyundai Tucson in Virginia, United States
Sep 2005 - Apr 2015
Apr 2008

42000 mi

US $350
Front brake pads and rotors were replaced. 
Apr 2013

75500 mi

US $400
New front rotors needed 
Apr 2015

90000 mi
Problem with stabilizer bar discovered during inspection 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

Hyundai Tucson in New York, United States
Sep 2005 - Sep 2015
Dec 2007

32000 mi
CD changer... error , would not eject 
Jun 2010

62000 mi
Broken Hydraulic Motor Mount. 
Oct 2013

97000 mi

US $350
Oil pan rotted at bottom ... need to be replaced 
Sep 2015

115000 mi

US $1
O2 Sensor needed to be replaced 
Hyundai Tucson in Ontario, Canada
Jul 2006 - Sep 2015
Oct 2007

59520 mi
Front stabilizer/sub-frame bushings were replaced. 
Jul 2011

131220 mi

C $650
Lower Control Arm Bushings and 4 wheel alignment including Camber adjustment/correction 
Dec 2014

176700 mi

C $1125
Replaced timing belt tensioner, timing belt, tune-up and oil change. Tensioner seized 
Hyundai Tucson in Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Jul 2006 - Dec 2009
Jun 2009

35960 mi

A $1
Airflow sensor disconnected when air hose separated, causing vehicle to stall. Emergency roadside service provider sent mechanic who repaired the fault at no cost (under roadside service agreement/subscription). Problem has recurred but self-repaired. 
Hyundai Tucson in Ontario, Canada
Feb 2006 - Sep 2014
Dec 2006

14260 mi
CD/MP3 unit ate a CD and refused to reject it. New Radio/CD Unit took over 10 days to be installed CD/MP3 unit replaced 
Aug 2008

31000 mi
Fuel injector on No 1 cylinder. Original repair not completed properly. 
Mar 2009

37820 mi
Rear shocks replaced. 
Apr 2009

39680 mi
airbag sensor replaced 
Mar 2010

40920 mi
replaced corroded oil pan 
Sep 2011

52700 mi

C $520
transmission cooler was leaking 
Sep 2012

60760 mi

C $450
power steering lines corroded and leaking fluid, line replaced 
Oct 2012

61760 mi

C $250
rear hatch would not open, internal mechanism and handle replaced 
May 2013

66340 mi

C $300
air sensor replaced 
Mar 2014

69440 mi

C $800
suspension parts replaced. rusty exhaust pipe segment that is located under the oilpan 
Sep 2014

77500 mi
Engine failed most likely connecting rod. The engine developed a loud knock and it was too expensive to investigate the cause. 
Hyundai Tucson in Nebraska, United States
Jul 2006 - Jun 2011
Jan 2007

41000 mi
false oxygen senor alarm....check engine light has come back on but resets itself in about a day or two? 
Feb 2011

88000 mi

US $1500
Brakes, rotors, power steering hose oil pain gasket/seals (2) 
Hyundai Tucson in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2006 - Mar 2010
Jul 2007

19220 mi
The Plastic Glasses Holder pin broke 
Aug 2007

22940 mi
MAF Sensor changed. 
Nov 2007

24180 mi

C $35
Broken seat Tab Bad Gas cap caused Check engine light 
Feb 2008

26660 mi
Found that the pressure hose for the power steering was leaking, part ordered. Fixed power steering pressure hose. 
Dec 2008

34720 mi
Change Tranny.  Two 02 Sensors replaced. Both front bushings and replaced busted Power steering pressure hose. 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Hyundai Tucson in New Mexico, United States
Apr 2006 - Sep 2007
Sep 2007

33000 mi
ESP lamp came on, brake switch replaced. 

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