Hyundai Santa Fe: How to use this manual - IntroductionHyundai Santa Fe: How to use this manual

We want to help you get the greatest possible driving experience from your vehicle. Your Owner’s Manual can assist you in many ways. We strongly recommend that you read the entire manual. In order to minimize the chance of death or injury, you must read the WARNING and CAUTION sections in the manual.

Illustrations complement the text in this manual to best explain how to use your vehicle. By reading your manual, you will learn about features, important safety information, and driving tips under various road conditions.

The general layout of the manual is provided in the Table of Contents. A good place to start is the index; it has an alphabetical listing of all information in your manual.

Sections: This manual has eight sections plus an index. Each section begins with a brief list of contents so you can tell at a glance if that section has the information you want.

You will find various WARNINGS, CAUTIONS, and NOTICES in this manual.These WARNINGS were prepared to enhance your personal safety. You should carefully read and follow ALL procedures and recommendations provided in these WARNINGS, CAUTIONS and NOTICES.

Symbols used in this manual

Warnings, Cautions and Notices

WARNING

A WARNING indicates that a condition may result in harm, serious bodily injury or death if the warning is ignored.

CAUTION

A CAUTION indicates that a condition may result in damage to your vehicle if the caution is ignored.

✽ NOTICE

A NOTICE indicates interesting or helpful information is being provided.

Safety symbol in illustrations

or "Do not do something".The symbol means to "Avoid" or "Do not do something".

Fuel requirements
Your new vehicle is designed to use only unleaded fuel having a pump octane number ((R+M)/2) of 87 (Research Octane Number 91) or higher. Your new vehicle is designed to obtain maximum performance with ...

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Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Symptom Possible cause Remedy Hard steering Improper front wheel alignment Excessive turning resistance of lower arm ball joint Low tire pressure No power assist Correct Replace Adjust ...

Tunnel console
The tunnel console is located between the front seats. Storage compartment with cover* and 12 V outlet1. Press the handle to open/close the cover. Storage compartment with cup holder and wireless phone ...

Description and Operation
Description Ignition timing is controlled by the electronic control ignition timing system. The standard reference ignition timing data for the engine operating conditions are pre-pro grammed in the memory ...