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2003 Hyundai Santa FE CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Hyundai REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Hyundai -> Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Evaporator Core, Replace -> Accent -> Elantra -> Santa Fe -> Sonata -> Tiburon
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 3.5 V6 GAS

Accent

  • Recover refrigerant as outlined in
  • Disconnect liquid tube and suction hose from evaporator, Fig. . Cap open fittings immediately to keep moisture and dirt out of system.
  • Remove water drain hose from evaporator.
  • Remove two screws and grommet cover from dash panel.
  • Remove three glove compartment assembly bolts.
  • Disconnect thermostatic switch electrical connector.
  • Remove evaporator assembly mounting bolts and nuts.
  • Remove evaporator unit from vehicle.
  • Remove upper to lower case clips, then the upper case. Avoid ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Hyundai -> Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Master Cylinder Overhaul
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

Master Cylinder Overhaul

  • Remove reservoir cap, drain brake fluid into a suitable container, then remove reservoir from master cylinder, Figs. through .
  • Remove snap ring while depressing piston with a blunt tool. If required, secure master cylinder in a suitable soft jawed vise.
  • On all models except Santa Fe, Sonata, Tucson & XG 350 models, remove primary and secondary pistons from master cylinder body. Do not disassemble primary and secondary pistons.
  • On Santa Fe...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Hyundai -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> All Models -> Fuel System Relief -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur.

Fuel System Relief

  • Disc...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 3.5 V6 GAS

Front

  • Remove aluminum wheel cover using suitable tool.
  • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
  • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
  • Remove split pin and castle nut.
  • Drain transaxle oil.
  • On models equipped with ABS, detach wheel speed sensor cable from bracket.
  • Detach brake hose cable from bracket.
  • Remove two flange bolts and detach knuckle from strut.
  • Separate driveshaft from axle hub by tapping lightly with plastic hammer.
  • Drive off driveshaft from transaxle or transfer inner shaft using a hammer and brass bar. Always use care not to damage...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 3.5 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Loosen alternator tensioning and mounting bolts, then remove drive belt.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove right side splash shield.
  • Disconnect electrical connectors fr...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Hyundai -> 2001-05 Santa Fe
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 12,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the glove compartment.
  • Press inward at both sides of the glove compartment, then lower the glove compartment.
  • Remove the lower side instrument panel crash trim pad, Fig. .
  • Remove the four glove compartment upper cover retaining screws, then the cover, Fig. .
  • Remove the two glove compartment retaining bolts, then the glove compartment.
  • Press on the cabin air filter cover tab, then...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Hyundai -> Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

The ESP warning lamp is used to warn of a system fault. It will be lit when the ignition switch is placed in the on position, but should go out when the self-diagnostic system determines that the system is functioning properly. ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
  • Remove hose from heater core.
  • Reposition hose clamp at thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Outlet

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
  • ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

  • Remove cover over tensioner.
  • Rotate belt tensioner pulley bolt counterclockwis...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Front Body Components Diagram for 2003 Hyundai Santa FE  2.4 L4 GASFront Body Components Diagram for 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.4 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • Connector E-01
  • Connector E-02
  • Front Bumper
  • Body Components Diagram for 2003 Hyundai Santa FE  2.4 L4 GASBody Components Diagram for 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ground G-09
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2003 Hyundai Santa FE  3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Hyundai Santa FE 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Brake Indicator
  • Generator
  • Charge Indicator
  • 2003 Hyundai Santa FE  2.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radiator Fan Relay
  • Condenser Fan Relay
  • Condenser Fan Motor
  • Engine Control Module
  • Radiator Fan Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES LIST
    Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE OIL LEAK BETWEEN TRANSAXLE AND TRANSFER CASE
    Vehicle: 2003 Hyundai Santa FE 2.7 V6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
  • Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2003 Hyundai Santa FE AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2003 Hyundai Santa FE cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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