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Crankshaft will turn about 170 degrees then it hits something solid. What could it be
The problem sounds like you have a piston hitting a valve. You will need to try and put the number one piston on top dead center on it compression stroke and check camshaft timing to see if it is in...
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There is a couple hiccups in acceleration ONLY on FIRST start up and ONLY when put into reverse before drive. 2004 Hyundai santafe
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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I just bought a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe with the 3.3 v6. I had the oil changed snd 5.5 arts didn't show on stick. 6 barely did.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle should take 6 quarts of oil with a new filter. Make sure the dip stick is fully inserted and getting a proper reading. Also make sure you are checking the level after...
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Parking brake is jammed and won't release on my 04 Hyundai Santa Fe
Hi Charlie. Thanks for contacting us today. There are two possibilities; that the e-brake is stuck on the rear brake itself, or the cable has broken. If you live in an area where you drive in dirt or off-road frequently,...
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The clutch on my ac compresser is leaking out really thick black tar like stuff when it is spinning. What is it? And why is it doi
Hello, thank you for writing in. A black goo coming from the air conditioning compressor is more commonly known as "black death". It occurs when the refrigerant in the air system breaks down and is no longer the chemical it...
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How is the ESC manually turned off? Could I have done this by accident?
If the ESC light is on and you press the ESC button again and the light goes out then the button may have been inadvertently pressed and system turned off. If this happens then just press the button again to...
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The ESC off light came on while I was driving. What does it mean?
Hi there. The electric stability control (ESC) off indicator is located on the instrument panel. This light is illuminated when the ESC has manually been turned off. If the light popped up while driving and the button was not selected,...
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My back tires won't rotate when I try to back up the back driver side wheel starts to feel like it's raising
Hello, thank you for writing in. There may be one of several issues going on. To start, this may be an issue of the parking brake not releasing. This should be inspected by a brake specialist, or by someone who...
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My car is making a whirling noice when pressing on gas pedal and when braking. It’s also making a popping noise after it parked
The origin of the noise on accelerating versus braking could be different (brakes can be the source of noise apart from, say, the engine). With regard to engine noise, does the noise occur when the car is parked as you...
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How do I turn off the sound horn on a 2014 santa fe
Hi Simms. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I don't believe that this is possible - as the horn and alarm are considered a safety system and is not intended to be bypassed. You should probably contact a Hyundai dealership service...
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My Hyundai Santa Fe jerks and the rpm needle drops and it’s like the engines off but it’s still running and you can barely acceler
It sounds like you may be having a fuel system issue. I would recommend having the fuel pressure tested by a qualified professional to determine the exact cause of this issue. Consider YourMechanic as this can be done at your...
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How do I temporarily disable my anti-theft on my 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe while it is on the Amtrak AutoTrain
As far as deactivating the built-in immobilizer, there is no user accessible option to do that. A Hyundai dealer might have access to a control interface to modify the immobilizer but then anything the dealer does will have to be...
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2005 Hyundai Santa Fe will go in reverse but won’t move in drive
What you are describing is often a sign of low transmission fluid or a faulty transmission control solenoid. As you know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer...
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Replaced throttle position sensor,disconnected battery terminals to try idle reset,still no acceleration and high idle.
Hi Jeff. Thanks for sending your question today. Since you're receiving multiple codes that essentially are related to the same components, I would first recommend resetting the codes correctly, by having a professional mechanic access the OBD-II from the ECU...
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My engine while running is making a squeaking sounds, but also sound like some is saying “hum” loudly and growling while they say
Hi Greg. Most of the time, these symptoms are indications of a serpentine belt that is wearing out quickly and eventually will break. This could also be a different drive belt or the pulley's that are in need of replacement....
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The battery light and parking break light comes on for a few seconds then goes off its on a 2003 hyundai santa fe
You do not need to have alternator removed to properly test the system for operation. If you are getting brake light and alternator light coming on you may be having a different problem with the ignition system and will need...
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Q: Speedometer doesn't work.
The signal output of the vehicle speed sensor should be confirmed on a scan tool. There is a plastic gear on the end of the sensor (sold separate from the sensor) and that plastic gear is turned by the transmission....
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radiator was full but reservoir was empty why?
The first thing to check is for any leaks in the system and refill the overflow bottle with 50/50 coolant and then see if system gets low after driving a couple days again. If it keeps getting low then have...
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Awd warning light on and car won't turn over
Hi Travis. Thanks for contacting us tonight. When it's cold, starting a vehicle can be difficult. In most cases, a battery will have enough power to activate warning lights and accessories, but will not have enough cranking amps to activate...

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