Hyundai Santa Fe: Safety chains - Trailer towing - Driving your vehicleHyundai Santa Fe: Safety chains

You should always attach chains between your vehicle and your trailer. Cross the safety chains under the tongue of the trailer so that the tongue will not drop to the road if it becomes separated from the hitch.

Instructions about safety chains may be provided by the hitch manufacturer or by the trailer manufacturer. Follow the manufacturer’s recommendation for attaching safety chains. Always leave just enough slack so you can turn with your trailer. And, never allow safety chains to drag on the ground.

Hitches
It's important to have the correct hitch equipment. Crosswinds, large trucks going by, and rough roads are a few reasons why you’ll need the right hitch. Here are some rules to follow: Do you have ...

Trailer brakes
If your trailer is equipped with a braking system, make sure it conforms to federal and/or local regulations and that it is properly installed and operating correctly. If your trailer weight exceeds the ...

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Crach Pad Center Panel. Repair procedures
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No or poor Internet connection
Factors affecting the Internet connection. The amount of data transmitted depends on the services or apps currently in use in the vehicle. Streaming music, for example, involves the transmission of a large ...

Resetting the electric seat belt tensioners
The electric seat belt tensioners are designed to be reset automatically, but if the seat belt remains taut it can be reset manually. Stop the vehicle in a safe location. Unbuckle the seat belt and then ...