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Hyundai Tucson repairs by problem area

Engine (24%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (11%)

Brakes and Traction Control (3%)

Suspension and Steering (20%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (27%)

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

Other (4%)

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Hyundai Tucson brake repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (8%)

$500 - $999 (15%)

$100 - $499 (15%)

< $100 (62%)

Chart based on 13 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

165-horsepower 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

34400 mi

C $500
seized calipers. replaced rotors and pads 

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2011 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

17340 mi Faulty brake switch-traction control and down hill assistance lights ON on the dash board. 

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2011 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

15200 mi Having occasional prob with being unable to turn ignition key. Can't release steering wheel either. Service unable to duplicate. 
20300 mi A traction control light came on and prevented me from placing the car in reverse or park. I was told it was a bad electronic indicator on the wheel / braking system. It was fixed within an hour and no problems since 

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2011 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

165-horsepower 2.0L I4 5-speed manual FWD

48980 mi

C $350
Left rear Caliper seized. Replaced under ext. warr. However, both rear rotors and pads needed changing. 1st time since new. Not bad considering mileage and how we drive. 

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2010 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

10000 mi Shudder in brake pedal and steering wheel when applying brakes, on any downhill terrain, especially when cold to not fully warmed up, brake-wise. Dealer tech said they could not duplicate and did not notice condition. 
39300 mi CPU kept thinking the wheels were spinning and flashed the dummy light. 

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2010 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

42780 mi Warning lights for stability control Replace brake switch 

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2008 Hyundai Tucson

Engine not specified

66960 mi

R 2000
Kickback on brake pedal 

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2007 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

107100 mi

US $170
needed new rotors and pads to correct sound car made while backing up.no longer here sound.problem fixed 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

51000 mi ESP Off sensor intermittently came on 

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2005 Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

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

128000 mi Brake line broke, lost all Brake Fluid. 
105000 mi

US $565
ESP (Electronic Stability Program) in 2005 Tucson would not stay on. Dealer said a code indicated a bad steering angle sensor. It was replaced and system appears to be working. 

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