Pull the plug out quickly and let the oil drain for 10 to 15 minutes. Tighten the oil filter by hand, and then replace the oil drain plug using the wrench. This same interval will likely be similar to many other Hyundai models. The exterior design of the Hyundai Santa Fe called Fluidic Sculpture design embraces style. On this engine the the valve lifter will be noisy at low oil pressure. It could be a bad oil pressure sending unit they do go bad.
Yes, the filter does llok like a regular engine oil filter. The first step is to turn on the engine and allow it to warm up for a few minutes. For more, visit my page. Please help support this website by shopping at. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. If necessary, repeat this procedure.
Thanks Kinldy rate the answer Smith Jul 08, 2009. I think you'll need to finish cutting through the tabs on the carpet to be able to lift up the carpet. Looking into the engine area the oil filter cansiter is located just to the right of the plastic cover over the fuel injector. As the owner of a Hyundai vehicle, please ensure that each recommended maintenance service is performed at the prescribed interval. We recommend wearing safety glasses whenever you are working under your Santa Fe. When you change your own oil, you know that you are putting quality oil in your Santa Fe and that the filter is being changed too. Hyundai Motor America provides electronic recommended maintenance schedules for all 2000 model year and newer vehicles.
Clean off the excess oil. For most Hyundais, you can wrap an old belt around the oil filter and unscrew it by hand. If you look next to the trans dipstick tube, on top of the trans case you will see the filter or you will see just a spot where the filter use to go before they eliminated it. Insert the automotive funnel into the oil filler hole and pour in about 4 quarts of the engine's 4. If not, use a oil filter wrench to remove the old oil filter. Dump the old oil into the oil drip pan and put on the new oil filter. Where is the noise coming from, top or bottom of engine? Pop the hood and remove the dipstick and oil filler cap.
The manufacture builds, and engineers these cars and have tested the the proper intervals. Record the mileage and oil change details in your service record book. When buying a used engine the most imporatnt thing to do is to run it, if this is possible, and check the oil pressure,. On the V6, the filter is located on the bottom front of the engine on the passenger side. If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal.
Bought used car from Huyndai dealer 5 days ago. So your vehicle could have the external filter. Do not over tighten the oil drain bolt or you risk damaging the threads or the oil pan, which may cause a leak. Check the gaskets and threads for damage. When the oil level is correct, re-insert the oil filler cap and tighten it by turning it clockwise. Why did you change the battery? Most importantly, you get a chance to look around under your Santa Fe for potential trouble spots. Let your Santa Fe run for a minute.
Please advise what to do! Replace shroud, tighten 4-10mm nuts. Checked oil still where it should be. This fluid is specific to the Hyundai and can not be purchased from auto parts stores, only the dealership. To help the oil drain out faster, remove the oil filler cap located on the top left of the engine by turning it counter clockwise. Oct 24, 2009 Lift your Hyundai Santa Fe using a jack and then place the car on jack stands.
Or you could get a oil pressure sending unit and replace it an see if it fixes it. Very simple send an oil sample to a lab like Blackstone oil Analysis Lab in Indiana. Allow the old oil to drain out for at least a few minutes. Slide the used oil catch container forward to underneath the old oil filter and spin it off counter clockwise. Dispose of filter properly There is a large plastic protective cover on the underside of the front of the engine which covers the bottom of the engine from side to side. Turn on the engine and check the oil pressure gauge to make sure it rises.
Power steering fluid is less though. Pull the plug out quickly and let the oil drain for 10 to 15 minutes. I believe the oil switch is somewhere behind and to the right of the alternator. As seen on a grille and xenon headlights. You would need to remove the left rear seat four 14mm bolts. Donations are not tax deductible.