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Hyundai Tucson repairs by problem area

Engine (22%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (8%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (19%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (26%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (10%)

Other (4%)

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Hyundai Tucson suspension repair cost distribution

$2500+ (5%)

$1000 - $2499 (20%)

$500 - $999 (40%)

$100 - $499 (35%)

< $100 (0%)

Chart based on 20 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2012 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

32420 mi Three support bars connected to the suspension and stabilizer bar had come loose. All three were replaced under warranty. One was still fine. 
10540 mi Stabilizer link needed replacing. It was making noise when going over bumps 
92000 mi

US $520
Inner and outer tie rod ends were siezed 
41920 mi sway bar links caused clunk in front suspension. 
63240 mi rear shock absorbers 
39680 mi Both rear end links 

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2012 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

37537 mi Knocking noise from rear driver side when driving and steering. Dealer replaced rear shock assembly under warranty. 

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2011 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

67000 mi The steering is stiff, and requires constant correction. You cannot drive with a light grip on the wheel. You must firmly grip the wheel. By the time you have went 100 mile your hands are tired. 
37800 mi Both front sway bar links had play, causing rattles at low speeds. Dealer replaced front sway bar links and road tested vehicle. 
70000 mi Right front wheel bearing bad 

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2010 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

51000 mi Had both front wheel bearings replaced: noise at speed was noticeable from 25 mph to almost unbearable, at highway speed. Dealer blamed brake rotors. Independent diagnosed bad front wheel bearings. They were shot at ~51,000 miles. 

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2010 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

176-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

7440 mi Squeaking in chassis subsection while driving, gets worse when you drive over bumps or on uneven roads, dealer claims there some area in the subsection that needed tightening. This was done, but noise returned after two days. 
16120 mi Sway bar end link on left side rear is clunking. Dealer replacing end link under warranty. 
48000 mi Suspension made large creaking noise in the rear when turning. Had it in three separate times, was not properly fixed. After rear struts replaced, was told noise was normal. Noise was very loud and noticeable, not just a small stress squeak. 
75640 mi

C $603
Tie rod on one side replaced 
39680 mi Rear suspension noise below 60 km/hr. Replace rear right suspension little arm. 
42780 mi Front passenger shock major oil leak. Replace front passenger shock (in stock) and  ordered driver side shock. 
44980 mi Oil leak front driver side shock Replace shock 
5580 mi

C $40
Noise coming from front end after driving over bump. Dealer inspected and found loose jounce rubbers in front end. Solution was to urethane both front jounce rubbers. Dealer replaced rear wiper blade - owner paid for replacement. 
4960 mi

C $120
Suspension noise over bumps; parts ordered for dash rattle 
9920 mi squeaks on rear end suspension if going over bumps,dealer ordered new shocks to be installed. knocking sound on front and rear suspension when going over bumps, dealer found loose on top rubber (bushings) he injected some urethane and noise is gone. 
11160 mi returned for same last problem which was the knocking noise at the back suspension. noise returned after last decided to get rid of the vehicule.customer service and the product were bellow average. 

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2009 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

52700 mi

US $80
Squeak in rear wheel, mushy pedal when breaking. Inspected breaks, about 1/3 pads left 2/3 worn. Replaced all 4. Bled brake lines. Pedal no longer mushy. Squeek still present, suspect failing bearing on rear drivers side, not addressed. 

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2008 Hyundai Tucson

Engine not specified

62400 mi

C $120
A rod connecting the tires to the steering had some play. It was due to a faulty valve. Got replaced 

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2008 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

61380 mi

US $250
the bushings of the lower control arm were wear 
63240 mi

US $550
shocks 

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2007 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

38440 mi

C $850
for some reason not covered under warranty 
48980 mi

C $1775
bearings, suspension and other... another $750 in repairs. wish I'd bought the VW 
101000 mi

US $350
had tie rod replaced.It made a creaking sound.also had struts replaced 

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2007 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 5-speed manual AWD

65920 mi

$1200
Change all rubber bushings on rear and front stabilizer bar.  Change of steering link rods 

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2007 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

30960 mi

$677
Control arm bushings needed replacement 
97500 mi thumping sound from of vehicle when at or above speeds of 80KM rear. replaced right rear wheal bearing. 
94000 mi

US $140
Stabilizer link was broken. 
130000 mi

US $1600
Also needed to replace struts. 

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2006 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

31000 mi The vehicle creaks when I go over bumps, etc. I thought I had until Dec 2011 but warranty ran out in Sept 2011. I finally got my car in 1 week after the warranty expired and Hyundai would not cover the problem, so I have not gotten it fixed yet. 

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2006 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic FWD

55800 mi I was told is just a small bushing under the car. I tried asking for a quote and it was bit expensive at more than $1000.00. 
72540 mi

C $2600
new rack and pinion assembly replacement ( I was told it is leaking, but never seen any dropped on my drive way???). Also new fan belt.  
98580 mi Replaced noisy wheel bearings due to provincial inspection. Also brakes. 
41000 mi

US $125
Drivers side control arm for anti-sway bar was bad. Replaced control arm and anti-sway bar. Thankfully the mechanic noticed it. Poor design by Hyundai. 
54000 mi The passenger side front lower control arm needs to be replaced due to a rubber bushing failure. The part had to be ordered and I will have to return the car for installation once the part comes in. The passenger side front lower control arm had to be replaced due to a rubber bushing failure. The repair was done successfully on the second trip. 
56000 mi The power steering rack is leaking. They ordered a new one which should arrive within a week. Car will return for installation. I had to call-after two weeks of waiting-to see if part was in, it was. I left the car for the day, went to pick it up and the lower front fascia had not been replaced. That done, I left. The repair was needed...the car steers better now. 
50220 mi

$100
Broken Suspension Mount 
60140 mi

C $298
During Motor Vehicle Inspection, mechanic noticed front right shock was completely broken off from body. Replaced Sway Bar Link Kit and KYB Strut Mount. 
62000 mi

C $132
Car was in shop for annual motor vehicle inspection. To pass, left front sway bar needed to be replaced. 

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2006 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

140-horsepower 2.0L I4 4-speed shiftable automatic AWD

35340 mi

$500
Replaced tie rod ends 
36580 mi

$1000
Replace stabilizer links, front shocks, Align. 
48980 mi

$1480
Change right cradle arm. 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson

Engine not specified

63860 mi Needed four shocks and possibly also new coil springs when sold. Replaced the AC compressor and center console (compartment broke in very cold weather) in recent months (before joined). 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

turbocharged 111hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 4-speed shiftable automatic AWD

77500 mi Found cross member bushings, anti sway-bar bushings and lower arm bushings cracked. This was causing knocking sounds when turning the steering and travelling over uneven or bumpy roads. Parts replaced; handling now is noticeably much better. 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

36580 mi Front end vibration 
125000 mi power steering pump and high pressure hose were reportedly in need of replacement 
94000 mi Problem with stabilizer bar discovered during inspection 
118000 mi

US $200
rear struts 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

59520 mi Front stabilizer/sub-frame bushings were replaced. 
131220 mi

C $650
Lower Control Arm Bushings and 4 wheel alignment including Camber adjustment/correction 
88000 mi

US $1500
Brakes, rotors, power steering hose 
37820 mi Rear shocks replaced. 
60760 mi

C $450
power steering lines corroded and leaking fluid, line replaced 
69440 mi

C $800
suspension parts replaced. 
78000 mi

US $400
Replaced lower ball joints, stabilizer links, lower control arm bushings. Vehicle made a horrible crunching, creaking sound when turning, stopping, and accelerating 
26660 mi Found that the pressure hose for the power steering was leaking, part ordered. Fixed power steering pressure hose. 
34720 mi Both front bushings and replaced busted Power steering pressure hose. 

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