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8.Emergency Situations
Hazard Warning Flasher
8-2
In Case of an Emergency While Driving
8-2
If the Engine Stalls While Driving
8-2
If the Engine Stalls at a Crossroad or Crossing
8-2
If you Have a Flat Tire While Driving
8-3
If the Engine Will Not Start
8-3
If the Engine Doesn’t Turn Over or Turns Over Slowly
8-3
If the Engine Turns Over Normally but Doesn’t Start
8-3
Jump Starting
8-4
If the Engine Overheats
8-6
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (Type A)
8-7
TPMS Malfunction Indicator
8-8
Changing a Tire with TPMS
8-8
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (Type B)
8-10
Check Tire Pressure
8-10
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
8-11
Low Tire Pressure Telltale
8-12
Low Tire Pressure Cluster Display with Position Indicator
8-12
TPMS Malfunction Indicator
8-13
Changing a Tire with TPMS
8-13
If you Have a Flat Tire (With Spare Tire)
8-15
Jack and Tools
8-15
Changing Tires
8-16
Towing
8-21
Towing Service
8-21
Removable Towing Hook
8-22
Emergency Towing
8-23
Tie-down Hook
8-24
8
Emergency Situations
HAZARD WARNING FLASHER IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY
WHILE DRIVING
If the Engine Stalls While Driving
• Reduce your speed gradually, keeping
a straight line. Move cautiously off the
road to a safe place.
• Turn on your hazard warning flasher.
• Try to start the engine again. If your
vehicle will not start, contact an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer or seek
other qualified assistance.
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The hazard warning flasher serves as
If the Engine Stalls at a Crossroad
a warning to other drivers to exercise
or Crossing
extreme caution when approaching,
overtaking, or passing your vehicle.
If the engine stalls at a crossroads or
crossing, if safe to do so, move the shift
It should be used whenever emergency
lever to the N (Neutral) position and then
repairs are being made or when the
push the vehicle to a safe location.
vehicle is stopped near the edge of a
roadway.
To turn the hazard warning flasher
on or off, press the hazard warning
flasher button. The button is located
in the center fascia panel. Both the left
and right turn signal lights will flash
simultaneously.
• The hazard warning flasher operates
whether your vehicle is running or not.
• The turn signals do not work when the
hazard flasher is on.
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IF THE ENGINE WILL NOT
If you Have a Flat Tire While
START
Driving
If the Engine Doesn’t Turn Over
If a tire goes flat while you are driving:
or Turns Over Slowly
Take your foot off the accelerator
• Be sure the shift lever is in N (Neutral)
pedal and let the vehicle slow down
or P (Park). The engine starts only
while driving straight ahead. Do not
when the shift lever is in N (Neutral) or
apply the brakes immediately or
P (Park).
attempt to pull off the road as this
• Check the battery connections to be
may cause loss of vehicle control
sure they are clean and tight.
resulting in an accident. When the
vehicle has slowed to such a speed
• Turn on the interior light. If the light
that it is safe to do so, brake carefully
dims or goes out when you operate
and pull off the road. Drive off the
the starter, the battery is drained.
road as far as possible and park on
Do not push or pull the vehicle to start it.
firm, level ground. If you are on a
This could cause damage to your vehicle.
divided highway, do not park in the
See instructions for “Jump Starting”
median area between the two traffic
provided in this chapter.
lanes.
When the vehicle is stopped, press
CAUTION
the hazard warning flasher button,
move the shift lever into P (Park), and
Push or pull starting the vehicle may
apply the parking brake, and place
cause the catalytic converter to
the ignition switch in the LOCK/OFF
overload which can lead to damage to
position.
the emission control system.
Have all passengers get out of the
vehicle. Be sure they all get out on the
If the Engine Turns Over
side of the vehicle that is away from
Normally but Doesn’t Start
traffic.
Check the fuel level and add fuel if
When changing a flat tire, follow the
necessary.
instructions provided later in this
If the engine still does not start, have
chapter.
your vehicle checked by an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
8-3
Emergency Situations
JUMP STARTING
Jump starting can be dangerous if done
If acid gets into your eyes, flush your
incorrectly. Follow the jump starting
eyes with clean water for at least 15
procedure in this section to avoid serious
minutes and get immediate medical
injury or damage to your vehicle. If in
attention. If acid gets on your skin,
doubt about how to properly jump start
thoroughly wash the area. If you feel
your vehicle, we strongly recommend
pain or a burning sensation, get medical
that you have a service technician or
attention immediately.
towing service do it for you.
When lifting a plastic-cased battery,
excessive pressure on the case may
cause battery acid to leak. Lift with a
WARNING
battery carrier or with your hands on
To prevent SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH
opposite corners.
to you or bystanders, always follow
Do not attempt to jump start your
these precautions when working near
vehicle if your battery is frozen.
or handling the battery:
NEVER attempt to recharge the
Always read and follow
battery when the vehicle’s battery
instructions carefully when
cables are connected to the battery.
handling a battery.
The electrical ignition system works
with high voltage. NEVER touch
Wear eye protection designed
these components with the engine
to protect the eyes from acid
running or when the ignition switch
splashes.
is in the ON position.
Keep all flames, sparks, or
smoking materials away from
Information
the battery.
An inappropriately disposed
Hydrogen is always present
battery can be harmful to
in battery cells, is highly
the environment and human
combustible, and may explode
health. Dispose of the battery
if ignited.
according to your local law(s) or
regulations.
Keep batteries out of reach of
children.
NOTICE
To prevent damage to your vehicle:
Batteries contain sulfuric acid
Only use a 12-volt power supply
which is highly corrosive. Do
(battery or jumper system) to jump
not allow acid to contact your
start your vehicle.
eyes, skin or clothing.
Do not attempt to jump start your
vehicle by push-starting.
WARNING
While jump starting your vehicle, avoid
the positive (+) and negative (-) cables
to come in contact. A spark could cause
personal injury.
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Jump Starting Procedure
CAUTION
1. Position the vehicles close enough
Before jump starting, make sure to
that the jumper cables will reach, but
correctly identify the positive (+) and
do not allow the vehicles to touch.
negative (-) terminals to avoid reverse
2. Avoid fans or any moving parts in the
polarity connections.
engine compartment at all times, even
when the vehicles are turned off.
8. Start the engine of the assisting
3. Turn off all electrical devices such as
vehicle and let it run at approximately
radios, lights, air conditioning, etc.
2,000 RPM for a few minutes. Then
Put the vehicles in P (Park) and set
start your vehicle.
the parking brakes. Turn both vehicles
If your vehicle will not start after a few
OFF.
attempts, it probably requires service.
In this event please seek qualified
assistance. If the cause of your battery
discharging is not apparent, have your
vehicle checked by an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
WARNING
Do not connect the jumper cable to
the negative (-) jumper terminal of the
discharged battery. A spark could cause
the battery to explode and lead to a
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personal injury or vehicle damage.
4. Connect the jumper cables in
the exact sequence shown in the
Disconnect the jumper cables in the
illustration. First connect one jumper
exact reverse order you connected them:
cable to the red, positive (+) jumper
1. Disconnect the jumper cable from the
terminal of your vehicle (1).
black, negative (-) chassis ground of
5. Connect the other end of the jumper
your vehicle (4).
cable to the red, positive (+) battery/
2. Disconnect the other end of the
jumper terminal of the assisting
jumper cable from the black, negative
vehicle (2).
(-) battery/chassis ground of the
6. Connect the second jumper cable to
assisting vehicle (3).
the black, negative (-) battery/jumper
3. Disconnect the second jumper cable
terminal of the assisting vehicle (3).
from the red, positive (+) battery/
7. Connect the other end of the second
jumper terminal of the assisting
jumper cable to the black, negative (-)
vehicle (2).
chassis ground of your vehicle (4).
4. Disconnect the other end of the
Do not allow the jumper cables to
jumper cable from the red, positive (+)
contact anything except the correct
jumper terminal of your vehicle (1).
battery or jumper terminals or the
correct ground. Do not lean over the
battery when making connections.
8-5
Emergency Situations
IF THE ENGINE OVERHEATS
If your temperature gauge indicates
WARNING
overheating, you experience a loss of
power, or hear loud pinging or knocking,
Your vehicle is equipped
the engine may be overheating. If this
with a pressurized coolant
happens, you should:
reserve tank. NEVER remove
the engine coolant reservoir
1.
Pull off the road and stop as soon as it
tank/radiator cap or the drain
is safe to do so.
plug while the engine and
2.
Place the shift lever in P (Park) and
radiator are HOT. Hot coolant
set the parking brake. If the air
and steam may blow out under
conditioning is ON, turn it OFF.
pressure, causing serious
3.
If engine coolant is running out under
injury.
the vehicle or steam is coming out
Turn the engine off and wait until the
from the hood, stop the engine. Do
engine cools down. Use extreme care
not open the hood until the coolant
when removing the engine coolant
has stopped running or the steaming
reservoir tank/radiator cap. Wrap
has stopped. If there is no visible
a towel or thick rag around it, and
loss of engine coolant and no steam,
turn it counterclockwise slowly to
leave the engine running and check
release some of the pressure from the
to be sure the engine cooling fan is
system. Step back while the pressure is
operating. If the fan is not running,
released.
turn the engine off.
When you are sure all the pressure has
been released, continue turning the cap
WARNING
counterclockwise to remove it.
While the engine is running,
6. If you cannot find the cause of the
keep hands, clothing and tools
overheating, wait until the engine
away from the moving parts
temperature has returned to normal.
such as the cooling fan and
Then, if coolant has been lost,
drive belt to prevent serious
carefully add coolant to the reservoir
injury.
to bring the fluid level in the reservoir
up to the halfway mark.
7. Proceed with caution, keeping alert
4.
Check for coolant leaking from the
for further signs of overheating. If
radiator, hoses or under the vehicle. (If
overheating happens again, call
the air conditioning had been in use, it
an authorized HYUNDAI dealer for
is normal for cold water to be draining
assistance.
from it when you stop.)
5.
If engine coolant is leaking out, stop
the engine immediately and call the
CAUTION
nearest authorized HYUNDAI dealer
Serious loss of coolant indicates a
for assistance.
leak in the cooling system and should
be checked as soon as possible by an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) (IF EQUIPPED)
(TYPE A)
As an added safety feature, your
vehicle has been equipped with a tire
pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
that illuminates a low tire pressure
telltale when one or more of your tires is
significantly under-inflated. Accordingly,
when the low tire pressure telltale
illuminates, you should stop and check
your tires as soon as possible, and inflate
them to the proper pressure. Driving on
a significantly under-inflated tire causes
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the tire to overheat and can lead to tire
failure.
(1) Low Tire Pressure / TPMS Malfunction
Indicator Lamp
Under-inflation also reduces fuel
efficiency and tire tread life, and may
affect the vehicle’s handling and
WARNING
stopping ability.
Over-inflation or under-inflation can
Please note that the TPMS is not a
reduce tire life, adversely affect vehicle
substitute for proper tire maintenance,
handling, and lead to sudden tire failure
and it is the driver’s responsibility to
that may cause loss of vehicle control
maintain correct tire pressure, even if
resulting in an accident.
under-inflation has not reached the level
to trigger illumination of the TPMS low
Each tire, including the spare (if
tire pressure telltale.
provided), should be checked monthly
Your vehicle has also been equipped with
when cold and inflated to the inflation
a TPMS malfunction indicator to indicate
pressure recommended by the vehicle
when the system is not operating
manufacturer on the vehicle placard or
properly. The TPMS malfunction
tire inflation pressure label. A cold tire
indicator is combined with the low
means the vehicle has been sitting for 3
tire pressure telltale. When the system
hours and driven for less than 1 mile (1.6
detects a malfunction, the telltale will
km) in that 3 hour period.
flash for approximately one minute and
Allow the tire to cool before measuring
then remain continuously illuminated.
the inflation pressure. Always be sure
This sequence will continue upon
the tire is cold before inflating to the
subsequent vehicle start-ups as long as
recommended pressure. If your vehicle
the malfunction exists.
has tires of a different size than the
size indicated on the vehicle placard or
tire inflation pressure label, you should
determine the proper tire inflation
pressure for those tires.
8-7
Emergency Situations
When the malfunction indicator is
WARNING
illuminated, the system may not be able
to detect or signal low tire pressure as
Low pressure damage
intended. TPMS malfunctions may occur
Significantly low tire pressure makes
for a variety of reasons, including the
the vehicle unstable and can contribute
installation of replacement or alternate
to loss of vehicle control and increased
tires or wheels on the vehicle that
braking distances.
prevent the TPMS from functioning
Continued driving on low pressure tires
properly.
can cause the tires to overheat and fail.
Always check the TPMS malfunction
telltale after replacing one or more tires
TPMS Malfunction
or wheels on your vehicle to ensure that
Indicator
the replacement or alternate tires and
wheels allow the TPMS to continue to
The TPMS Malfunction Indicator
function properly.
will illuminate after it blinks for
approximately one minute when there
NOTICE
is a problem with the Tire Pressure
If any of the below happens, have
Monitoring System.
the system checked by an authorized
Have the system checked by an
HYUNDAI dealer.
authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as
1. The Low Tire Pressure TPMS
possible.
Malfunction Indicator does not
illuminate for 3 seconds when the
NOTICE
ignition switch is placed to the ON
The TPMS Malfunction Indicator may
position or engine is running.
illuminate after blinking for one minute
2. The TPMS Malfunction Indicator
if the vehicle is near electric power
remains illuminated after blinking for
supply cables or radio transmitters
approximately 1 minute.
such as police stations, government
3. The Low Tire Pressure cluster display
and public offices, broadcasting
remains illuminated
stations, military installations, airports,
transmitting towers, etc.
Additionally, the TPMS Malfunction
CAUTION
Indicator may illuminate if snow chains
In winter or cold weather, the Low Tire
are used or electronic devices such as
Pressure Telltale may be illuminated if
computers, chargers, remote starters,
the tire pressure was adjusted to the
navigation, etc. This may interfere with
recommended tire inflation pressure
normal operation of the TPMS.
in warm weather. It does not mean
your TPMS is malfunctioning because
Changing a Tire with TPMS
the decreased temperature leads to a
If you have a flat tire, the Low Tire
proportional lowering of tire pressure.
Pressure indicator will come on. Have
When you drive your vehicle from a
the flat tire repaired by an authorized
warm area to a cold area or from a cold
HYUNDAI dealer as soon as possible or
area to a warm area, or the outside
replace the flat tire with the spare tire.
temperature is greatly higher or lower,
you should check the tire inflation
pressure and adjust the tires to the
recommended tire inflation pressure.
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CAUTION
WARNING
It is recommended that you do not use a
The TPMS cannot alert you to severe
puncture-repairing agent not approved
and sudden tire damage caused by
by HYUNDAI dealer to repair and/or
external factors such as nails or road
inflate a low pressure tire. Tire sealant
debris.
not approved by HYUNDAI dealer may
If you feel any vehicle instability,
damage the tire pressure sensor.
immediately take your foot off
the accelerator, apply the brakes
The spare tire does not come with a
gradually with light force, and slowly
tire pressure monitoring sensor. When
move to a safe position off the road.
the low pressure tire or the flat tire is
replaced with the spare tire, the TPMS
Malfunction Indicator will illuminate after
WARNING
blinking for one minute if the vehicle
Tampering with, modifying, or disabling
is driven at speed above 15.5 MPH (25
the Tire Pressure Monitoring System
km/h) for approximately 20 minutes.
(TPMS) components may interfere
Once the original tire equipped with
with the system’s ability to warn the
a tire pressure monitoring sensor is
driver of low tire pressure conditions
reinflated to the recommended pressure
and/or TPMS malfunctions. Tampering
and reinstalled on the vehicle, the TPMS
with, modifying, or disabling the Tire
Malfunction Indicator will go off within a
Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
few minutes of driving.
components may void the warranty for
that portion of the vehicle.
If the indicators do not disappear after a
few minutes, please visit an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
Information
Each wheel is equipped with a tire
This device complies with Part 15 of the
pressure sensor mounted inside the tire
FCC rules.
behind the valve stem (except for the
spare tire). You must use TPMS specific
Operation is subject to the following three
wheels. It is recommended that you
conditions:
always have your tires serviced by an
1. This device may not cause harmful
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
interference.
You may not be able to identify a tire
2. This device must accept any
with low pressure by simply looking at it.
interference received, including
Always use a good quality tire pressure
interference that may cause undesired
gauge to measure the tire’s inflation
operation.
pressure. Please note that a tire that is
3. Changes or modifications not expressly
hot (from being driven) will have a higher
approved by the party responsible
pressure measurement than a tire that is
for compliance could void the user’s
cold.
authority to operate the equipment.
A cold tire means the vehicle has been
sitting for 3 hours and driven for less
than 1 mile (1.6 km) in that 3 hour period.
Allow the tire to cool before measuring
the inflation pressure. Always be sure
the tire is cold before inflating to the
recommended pressure.
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Emergency Situations
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) (IF EQUIPPED)
(TYPE B)
Check Tire Pressure
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• You can check the tire pressure in the
Assist mode on the cluster.
Refer to the “Cluster Display Mode”
section in chapter 4.
• A “Drive to display” message will
appear for the first few minutes of
driving after initial engine start up.
If the tire pressure is not displayed
after a few minutes of driving, check
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the tire pressures.
(1) Low Tire Pressure / TPMS Malfunction
• The displayed tire pressure values may
Indicator Lamp
differ from those measured with a tire
(2) Low Tire Pressure / Tire Pressure
pressure gauge.
Monitor / TPMS Malfunction Display
• You can change the tire pressure unit
(shown on the cluster display)
in the User Settings mode on the
cluster.
- psi, kpa, bar (Refer to the “User
Settings Mode” section in chapter
4).
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Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Please note that the TPMS is not a
substitute for proper tire maintenance,
and it is the driver’s responsibility to
WARNING
maintain correct tire pressure, even if
Over-inflation or under-inflation can
under-inflation has not reached the level
reduce tire life, adversely affect vehicle
to trigger illumination of the TPMS low
handling, and lead to sudden tire failure
tire pressure telltale.
that may cause loss of vehicle control
Your vehicle has also been equipped with
resulting in an accident.
a TPMS malfunction indicator to indicate
when the system is not operating
Each tire, including the spare (if
properly. The TPMS malfunction
provided), should be checked monthly
indicator is combined with the low
when cold and inflated to the inflation
tire pressure telltale. When the system
pressure recommended by the vehicle
detects a malfunction, the telltale will
manufacturer on the vehicle placard or
flash for approximately one minute and
tire inflation pressure label. A cold tire
then remain continuously illuminated.
means the vehicle has been sitting for 3
This sequence will continue upon
hours and driven for less than 1 mile (1.6
subsequent vehicle start-ups as long as
km) in that 3 hour period.
the malfunction exists.
Allow the tire to cool before measuring
When the malfunction indicator is
the inflation pressure. Always be sure
illuminated, the system may not be able
the tire is cold before inflating to the
to detect or signal low tire pressure as
recommended pressure. If your vehicle
intended. TPMS malfunctions may occur
has tires of a different size than the
for a variety of reasons, including the
size indicated on the vehicle placard or
installation of replacement or alternate
tire inflation pressure label, you should
tires or wheels on the vehicle that
determine the proper tire inflation
prevent the TPMS from functioning
pressure for those tires.
properly.
As an added safety feature, your
Always check the TPMS malfunction
vehicle has been equipped with a tire
telltale after replacing one or more tires
pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
or wheels on your vehicle to ensure that
that illuminates a low tire pressure
the replacement or alternate tires and
telltale when one or more of your tires is
wheels allow the TPMS to continue to
significantly under-inflated. Accordingly,
function properly.
when the low tire pressure telltale
illuminates, you should stop and check
your tires as soon as possible, and inflate
NOTICE
them to the proper pressure. Driving on
If any of the below happens, have
a significantly under-inflated tire causes
the system checked by an authorized
the tire to overheat and can lead to tire
HYUNDAI dealer.
failure.
1. The Low Tire Pressure TPMS
Under-inflation also reduces fuel
Malfunction Indicator does not
efficiency and tire tread life, and may
illuminate for 3 seconds when the
affect the vehicle’s handling and
ignition switch is placed to the ON
stopping ability.
position or engine is running.
2. The TPMS Malfunction Indicator
remains illuminated after blinking for
approximately 1 minute.
3. The Low Tire Pressure cluster display
remains illuminated
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Emergency Situations
Low Tire Pressure Telltale
NOTICE
The spare tire is not equipped with a
tire pressure sensor.
Low Tire Pressure Cluster Display
with Position Indicator
CAUTION
In winter or cold weather, the Low Tire
Pressure Telltale may be illuminated if
the tire pressure was adjusted to the
recommended tire inflation pressure
in warm weather. It does not mean
your TPMS is malfunctioning because
the decreased temperature leads to a
proportional lowering of tire pressure.
When you drive your vehicle from a
warm area to a cold area or from a cold
area to a warm area, or the outside
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temperature is greatly higher or lower,
When the tire pressure monitoring
you should check the tire inflation
system warning indicators are
pressure and adjust the tires to the
illuminated and the warning message is
recommended tire inflation pressure.
displayed on the cluster display, one or
more of your tires is significantly under-
WARNING
inflated. The cluster position indicator
will indicate which tire is significantly
Low pressure damage
under-inflated by illuminating the
Significantly low tire pressure makes
corresponding position light.
the vehicle unstable and can contribute
If any of your tire pressures are indicated
to loss of vehicle control and increased
as being low, immediately reduce
braking distances.
your speed, avoid hard cornering, and
Continued driving on low pressure tires
anticipate increased stopping distances.
can cause the tires to overheat and fail.
You should stop and check your tires
as soon as possible. Inflate the tires to
the proper pressure as indicated on the
vehicle’s placard or tire inflation pressure
label located on the driver’s side center
pillar outer panel.
If you cannot reach a service station or
if the tire cannot hold the newly added
air, replace the low pressure tire with the
spare tire. (if equipped)
The Low Tire Pressure cluster position
indicator will remain on and the TPMS
Malfunction Indicator may blink for one
minute and then remain illuminated until
you have the low pressure tire repaired
and replaced on the vehicle.
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TPMS Malfunction
Changing a Tire with TPMS
Indicator
If you have a flat tire, the Low Tire
Pressure and cluster position indicator
The TPMS Malfunction Indicator
will come on. Have the flat tire repaired
will illuminate after it blinks for
by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer as
approximately one minute when there
soon as possible or replace the flat tire
is a problem with the Tire Pressure
with the spare tire. (if equipped)
Monitoring System.
Have the system checked by an
CAUTION
authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as
possible.
It is recommended that you do not use a
puncture-repairing agent not approved
by HYUNDAI dealer to repair and/or
NOTICE
inflate a low pressure tire. Tire sealant
If there is a malfunction with the TPMS,
not approved by HYUNDAI dealer may
the individual tire pressures in the
damage the tire pressure sensor.
cluster display will not be available.
Have the system checked by an
The spare tire does not come with a
authorized HYUNDAI dealer as soon as
tire pressure monitoring sensor. When
possible.
the low pressure tire or the flat tire is
replaced with the spare tire, the Low Tire
NOTICE
Pressure cluster position indicator will
remain on. Also, the TPMS Malfunction
The TPMS Malfunction Indicator may
Indicator will illuminate after blinking
illuminate after blinking for one minute
for one minute if the vehicle is driven
if the vehicle is near electric power
at speed above 15.5 MPH (25 km/h) for
supply cables or radio transmitters
approximately 20 minutes.
such as police stations, government
Once the original tire equipped with
and public offices, broadcasting
a tire pressure monitoring sensor is
stations, military installations, airports,
reinflated to the recommended pressure
transmitting towers, etc.
and reinstalled on the vehicle, the Low
Additionally, the TPMS Malfunction
Tire Pressure cluster position indicator
Indicator may illuminate if snow chains
and TPMS Malfunction Indicator will go
are used or electronic devices such as
off within a few minutes of driving.
computers, chargers, remote starters,
If the indicators do not disappear after a
navigation, etc. This may interfere with
few minutes, please visit an authorized
normal operation of the TPMS.
HYUNDAI dealer.
8-13
Emergency Situations
Each wheel is equipped with a tire
WARNING
pressure sensor mounted inside the tire
behind the valve stem (except for the
Tampering with, modifying, or disabling
spare tire). You must use TPMS specific
the Tire Pressure Monitoring System
wheels. It is recommended that you
(TPMS) components may interfere
always have your tires serviced by an
with the system’s ability to warn the
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
driver of low tire pressure conditions
and/or TPMS malfunctions. Tampering
You may not be able to identify a tire
with, modifying, or disabling the Tire
with low pressure by simply looking at it.
Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Always use a good quality tire pressure
components may void the warranty for
gauge to measure the tire’s inflation
that portion of the vehicle.
pressure. Please note that a tire that is
hot (from being driven) will have a higher
pressure measurement than a tire that is
Information
cold.
This device complies with Part 15 of the
A cold tire means the vehicle has been
FCC rules.
sitting for 3 hours and driven for less
Operation is subject to the following three
than 1 mile (1.6 km) in that 3 hour period.
conditions:
Allow the tire to cool before measuring
1. This device may not cause harmful
the inflation pressure. Always be sure
interference.
the tire is cold before inflating to the
recommended pressure.
2. This device must accept any
interference received, including
interference that may cause undesired
WARNING
operation.
The TPMS cannot alert you to severe
3. Changes or modifications not expressly
and sudden tire damage caused by
approved by the party responsible
external factors such as nails or road
for compliance could void the user’s
debris.
authority to operate the equipment.
If you feel any vehicle instability,
immediately take your foot off
the accelerator, apply the brakes
gradually with light force, and slowly
move to a safe position off the road.
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IF YOU HAVE A FLAT TIRE (WITH SPARE TIRE, IF EQUIPPED)
WARNING
Changing a tire can be dangerous.
Follow the instructions in this section
when changing a tire to reduce the risk
of serious injury or death.
CAUTION
Be careful as you use the jack handle to
stay clear of the flat end. The flat end
has sharp edges that could cause cuts.
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Turn the winged hold down bolt
Jack and Tools
counterclockwise to remove the spare
tire.
Store the spare tire in the same
compartment by turning the winged hold
down bolt clockwise.
To prevent the spare tire and tools from
“rattling”, store them in their proper
location.
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(1) Jack handle
(2) Jack
(3) Wheel lug nut wrench
(4) Towing hook
The jack, jack handle, and wheel lug
nut wrench are stored in the luggage
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compartment under the luggage box
If it is hard to loosen the tire hold-down
cover.
wing bolt by hand, you can loosen it
The jack is provided for emergency tire
easily using the jack handle.
changing only.
1. Put the jack handle (1) inside of the
tire hold-down wing bolt.
2. Turn the tire hold-down wing bolt
counterclockwise with the jack
handle.
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Emergency Situations
Changing Tires
Follow these steps to change your
vehicle’s tire:
WARNING
1. Park on a level, firm surface.
A vehicle can slip or roll off of a jack
2. Move the shift lever into P (Park) or
causing serious injury or death to you or
into R (Reverse) if equipped with
those nearby. Take the following safety
a manual transmission, apply the
precautions:
parking brake, and place the ignition
switch in the LOCK/OFF position.
Never place any portion of your body
under a vehicle that is supported by
3. Press the hazard warning flasher
a jack.
button.
NEVER attempt to change a tire in
4. Remove the wheel lug nut wrench,
the lane of traffic. ALWAYS move the
jack, jack handle, and spare tire from
vehicle completely off the road on
the vehicle.
level, firm ground away from traffic
before trying to change a tire. If you
cannot find a level, firm place off
the road, call a towing service for
assistance.
Be sure to use the jack provided with
the vehicle.
ALWAYS place the jack on the
designated jacking positions on the
vehicle and NEVER on the bumpers
or any other part of the vehicle for
jacking support.
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Do not start or run the engine while
[A] : Block
the vehicle is on the jack.
5. Block both the front and rear of the
Do not allow anyone to remain in the
tire diagonally opposite of the tire you
vehicle while it is on the jack.
are changing.
Keep children away from the road
and the vehicle.
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6. Loosen the wheel lug nuts
8. Insert the jack handle into the jack
counterclockwise one turn each in
and turn it clockwise, raising the
the order shown above, but do not
vehicle until the tire clears the ground.
remove any lug nuts until the tire has
Make sure the vehicle is stable on the
been raised off of the ground.
jack.
9.
Loosen the lug nuts with the wheel
lug nut wrench and remove them with
your fingers. Remove the wheel from
the studs and lay it flat on the ground
out of the way. Remove any dirt or
debris from the studs, mounting
surfaces, and wheel.
10. Install the spare tire onto the studs of
the hub.
11.
Tighten the lug nuts with your fingers
onto the studs with the smaller end of
the lug nuts closest to the wheel.
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7.
Place the jack at the designated
12.
Lower the vehicle to the ground
jacking position under the frame
by turning the jack handle
closest to the tire you are changing.
counterclockwise.
The jacking positions are plates
13.
Use the wheel lug nut wrench to
welded to the frame with two
tighten the lug nuts in the order
notches. Never jack at any other
shown. Double-check each lug nut
position or part of the vehicle. Doing
until they are tight. After changing
so may damage the side seal molding
tires, have an authorized HYUNDAI
or other parts of the vehicle.
dealer tighten the lug nuts to their
proper torque as soon as possible. The
wheel lug nut should be tightened to
79~94 lbf·ft (11~13 kgf·m).
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Emergency Situations
CAUTION
Your vehicle has metric threads on the
studs and lug nuts. Make certain during
tire changing that the same nuts that
were removed are reinstalled. If you
have to replace your lug nuts make
sure they have metric threads to avoid
damaging the studs and ensure the
wheel is properly secured to the hub.
Consult an authorized HYUNDAI dealer
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for assistance.
If you have a tire gauge, check the tire
If any of the equipment such as the jack,
pressure (see “Tires and Wheels” in
lug nuts, studs, or other equipment is
chapter 2 for tire pressure instructions.).
damaged or in poor condition, do not
If the pressure is lower or higher than
attempt to change the tire and call for
recommended, drive slowly to the
assistance.
nearest service station and adjust it to
the recommended pressure. Always
reinstall the valve cap after checking
Use of compact spare tires
or adjusting tire pressure. If the cap
Compact spare tires are designed for
is not replaced, air may leak from the
emergency use only. Drive carefully on
tire. If you lose a valve cap, buy another
the compact spare tire and always follow
and install it as soon as possible. After
the safety precautions.
changing tires, secure the flat tire and
return the jack and tools to their proper
storage locations. If it is hard to secure
WARNING
the flat tire, put the flat tire in the
To prevent compact spare tire failure
luggage compartment.
and loss of control possibly resulting in
an accident:
NOTICE
Use the compact spare tire only in an
Check the tire pressure as soon
emergency.
as possible after installing a spare
NEVER operate your vehicle over 50
tire. Adjust it to the recommended
mph (80 km/h).
pressure.
Do not exceed the vehicle’s
Check and tighten the wheel lug
maximum load rating or the load
nuts after driving over 30 miles (50
carrying capacity shown on the
km), after the spare tire is installed.
sidewall of the compact spare tire.
Recheck the tire wheel lug nuts after
Do not use the compact spare tire
driving over 620 miles (1,000 km)
continuously. Repair or replace the
after the replaced tire is reinstalled.
original tire as soon as possible to
avoid failure of the compact spare
tire.
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When driving with the compact spare tire
CAUTION
mounted to your vehicle:
To prevent damaging the compact
• Check the tire pressure after installing
spare tire and your vehicle:
the compact spare tire. The compact
spare tire should be inflated to 60 psi
Drive slowly enough for the road
(420 kPa).
conditions to avoid all hazards, such
as a potholes or debris.
• Do not take this vehicle through
an automatic car wash while the
Avoid driving over obstacles. The
compact spare tire is installed.
compact spare tire diameter is
smaller than the diameter of a
• Do not use the compact spare tire on
conventional tire and reduces the
any other vehicle because this tire
ground clearance approximately 1
has been designed especially for your
inch (25 mm).
vehicle.
Do not use tire chains on the
• The compact spare tire’s tread life is
compact spare tire. Because of the
shorter than a regular tire. Inspect
smaller size, a tire chain will not fit
your compact spare tire regularly and
properly.
replace worn compact spare tires with
the same size and design, mounted on
Do not use the compact spare tire
the same wheel.
on any other wheels, nor should
standard tires, snow tires, wheel
• Do not use more than one compact
covers or trim rings be used with the
spare tire at a time.
compact spare wheel.
Do not suddenly accelerate or
NOTICE
decelerate (0 ~ 25 mph (0 ~ 40 km/h))
When the original tire and wheel are
in any driving mode. It may cause
repaired and reinstalled on the vehicle,
leakage of transfer oil.
the lug nut torque must be set correctly.
The correct lug nut tightening torque is
79~94 lbf·ft (11~13 kgf·m).
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Emergency Situations
Jack Label
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Example
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The actual Jack label in the vehicle may differ from the illustration.
For more detailed specifications, refer to the label attached to the jack.
1. Model Name
8. Shift into Reverse gear on vehicles
with manual transmission or move the
2. Maximum allowable load
shift lever to the P (Park) position on
3. When using the jack, set your parking
vehicles with IVT.
brake.
9. The jack should be used on firm level
4. When using the jack, stop the engine.
ground.
5. Do not get under a vehicle that is
10. Jack manufacture
supported by a jack.
11. Production date
6. The designated locations under the
12. Representative company and address
frame
7. When supporting the vehicle, the base
plate of jack must be vertical under
the lifting point.
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08
TOWING
Towing Service
CAUTION
An AWD vehicle should never be
towed with the wheels on the ground.
This can cause serious damage to the
transmission.
CAUTION
Do not tow the vehicle with the front
wheels on the ground as this may
cause damage to the vehicle.
A
A
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[A] : Dollies
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Do not tow with sling-type
If emergency towing is necessary, have it
equipment. Use a wheel lift or
done by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer
flatbed equipment.
or a commercial tow-truck service.
Proper lifting and towing procedures
are necessary to prevent damage to
the vehicle. The use of wheel dollies or
flatbed is recommended.
On 2WD vehicles, it is acceptable to
tow the vehicle with the rear wheels
on the ground (without dollies) and
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the front wheels off the ground. If any
of the loaded wheels or suspension
Do not tow the vehicle with four
components are damaged or the vehicle
wheels in contact with the ground if
is being towed with the front wheels on
it is the vehicle equipped with IVT.
the ground, use a towing dolly under the
Otherwise, the transmission will be
front wheels.
seriously damaged. Also, make sure
When being towed by a commercial tow
not to tow the vehicle connecting it
truck and wheel dollies are not used,
with other vehicles including camper
the front of the vehicle should always be
vans.
lifted, not the rear.
If your vehicle is an AWD vehicle, it must
be towed with a wheel lift and dollies or
flatbed equipment with all the wheels off
the ground.
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Emergency Situations
Removable Towing Hook
WARNING
If your vehicle is equipped with a
rollover sensor, place the ignition
switch in the LOCK/OFF or ACC position
when the vehicle is being towed.
The side impact and curtain air bag
may deploy if the sensor detects the
situation as a rollover.
When towing your vehicle in an
emergency without wheel dollies:
1. Place the ignition switch in the ACC
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position.
1. Open the liftgate, and remove the
2. Place the shift lever in N (Neutral).
towing hook from the tool case.
3. Release the parking brake.
2. Remove the hole cover pressing the
lower part of the cover on the front or
rear bumper.
CAUTION
3. Install the towing hook by turning it
Failure to place the shift lever in N
clockwise into the hole until it is fully
(Neutral) when being towed with the
secured.
front wheels on the ground can cause
internal damage to the transmission.
4. Remove the towing hook and install
the cover after use.
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Emergency Towing
CAUTION
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Front
The driver must be in the vehicle for
steering and braking operations when
the vehicle is being towed. Passengers
other than the driver must not be in the
vehicle.
Always follow these emergency towing
precautions:
Place the ignition switch in the ACC
position so the steering wheel is not
locked (if equipped).
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Rear
Place the shift lever in N (Neutral).
Release the parking brake.
Depress the brake pedal with more
force than normal since you will have
reduced braking performance.
More steering effort will be required
because the power steering system
will be disabled.
Use a vehicle heavier than your own to
tow your vehicle.
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The drivers of both vehicles should
If towing is necessary, have it done by
communicate with each other
an authorized HYUNDAI dealer or a
frequently.
commercial tow truck service.
Before emergency towing, check that
If towing service is not available in
the hook is not broken or damaged.
an emergency, your vehicle may be
Fasten the towing cable or chain
temporarily towed using a cable or chain
securely to the hook.
secured to the emergency towing hook
Do not jerk the hook. Apply steady
at the front (or rear) of the vehicle.
and even force.
Use extreme caution when towing the
vehicle with a cable or chain. A driver
must be in the vehicle to steer it and
operate the brakes.
Towing in this manner may be done
only on hard-surfaced roads for a short
distance and at low speeds. Also, the
wheels, axles, power train, steering
and brakes must all be in good working
condition.
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Emergency Situations
NOTICE
To avoid damage to your vehicle and
vehicle components when towing:
Always pull straight ahead when
using the towing hooks. Do not pull
from the side or at a vertical angle.
Do not use the towing hooks to pull
a vehicle out of mud, sand or other
conditions from which the vehicle
cannot be driven out under its own
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power.
• Use a towing cable or chain less than
Limit the vehicle speed to 10 mph (15
16 feet (5 m) long. Attach a white or
km/h) and drive less than 1 mile (1.5
red cloth (about 12 inch (30 cm) wide)
km) when towing to avoid serious
in the middle of the cable or chain for
damage to the IVT.
easy visibility.
• Drive carefully so the towing cable or
Tie-down Hook
chain remains tight during towing.
WARNING
• Before towing, check IVT for fluid
leaks under your vehicle. If the IVT
Do not use the tie-down hook(s) for
fluid is leaking, flatbed equipment or a
towing purposes. If the tiedown hook(s)
towing dolly must be used.
are used for towing, the tie-down
hook(s) or bumper will be damaged and
this could lead to serious injury.
NOTICE
Accelerate or decelerate the vehicle
in a slow and gradual manner while
maintaining tension on the tow rope
or chain to start or drive the vehicle,
otherwise tow hooks and the vehicle
may be damaged.
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9.Maintenance
Engine Compartment
9-3
Maintenance Services
9-4
Owner’s Responsibility
9-4
Owner Maintenance Precautions
9-4
Owner Maintenance
9-5
Owner Maintenance Schedule
9-5
Scheduled Maintenance Services
9-7
Normal Maintenance Schedule
9-8
Maintenance Under Severe Usage Conditions
9-11
Severe Driving Conditions
9-11
Explanation of Scheduled Maintenance Items
9-12
Engine Oil
9-15
Checking the Engine Oil Level
9-15
Checking the Engine Oil and Filter
9-16
Engine Coolant
9-17
Checking the Engine Coolant Level
9-17
Changing Engine Coolant
9-19
Brake/Clutch Fluid
9-20
Checking the Brake/Clutch Fluid Level
9-20
Washer Fluid
9-21
Checking the Washer Fluid Level
9-21
Parking Brake
9-21
Checking the Parking Brake
9-21
Air Cleaner
9-22
Filter Replacement
9-22
Climate Control Air Filter
9-23
Filter Inspection
9-23
Wiper Blades
9-24
Blade Inspection
9-24
Blade Replacement
9-24
Battery
9-26
For Best Battery Service
9-27
9
Battery Recharging
9-27
Reset Features
9-27
Tires and Wheels
9-28
Tire Care
9-28
Recommended Cold Tire Inflation Pressures
9-28
Check Tire Inflation Pressure
9-29
Tire Rotation
9-30
Wheel Alignment and Tire Balance
9-30
Tire Replacement
9-31
Wheel Replacement
9-32
Tire Traction
9-32
Tire Maintenance
9-32
Tire Sidewall Labeling
9-32
Tire Terminology and Definitions
9-36
All Season Tires
9-38
Summer Tires
9-38
Snow Tires
9-38
Radial-Ply Tires
9-39
Low Aspect Ratio Tires
9-39
Fuses
9-40
Instrument Panel Fuse Replacement
9-41
Engine Compartment Panel Fuse Replacement
9-42
Fuse/Relay Panel Description
9-44
Light Bulbs
9-51
Headlight, Parking Lamp, Daytime Running Light, Turn Signal Lamp, Cornering
Lamp and Side Marker
9-51
Side Repeater Lamp Replacement
9-55
Rear Combination Light Bulb Replacement
9-56
High Mounted Stop Lamp Replacement
9-58
License Plate Light Bulb Replacement
9-58
Interior Light Bulb Replacement
9-59
Appearance Care
9-60
Exterior Care
9-60
Interior Care
9-64
Emission Control System
9-66
Crankcase Emission Control System
9-67
Evaporative Emission Control System Including Onboard Refueling Vapor Recovery
9
(ORVR)
9-67
Exhaust Emission Control System
9-67
California Perchlorate Notice
9-69
Consumer Information
9-70
Reporting Safety Defects
9-71
09
ENGINE COMPARTMENT
The actual engine compartment in the vehicle may differ from the illustration.
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1. Engine coolant reservoir
6. Windshield washer fluid reservoir
2. Brake/clutch fluid reservoir
7. Fuse box
3. Air cleaner
8. Battery
4. Engine oil dipstick
9. Engine coolant cap
5. Engine oil filler cap
9-3
Maintenance
MAINTENANCE SERVICES
You should exercise the utmost care
Owner Maintenance Precautions
to prevent damage to your vehicle and
Inadequate, incomplete or insufficient
injury to yourself whenever performing
servicing may result in operational
any maintenance or inspection
problems with your vehicle that could
procedures.
lead to vehicle damage, an accident, or
Have your vehicle maintained and
personal injury. This chapter provides
repaired by an authorized HYUNDAI
instructions only for the maintenance
dealer. An authorized HYUNDAI dealer
items that are easy to perform. Several
meets HYUNDAI’s high service quality
procedures can be done only by an
standards and receives technical support
authorized HYUNDAI dealer with special
from HYUNDAI in order to provide you
tools.
with a high level of service satisfaction.
Your vehicle should not be modified
in any way. Such modifications may
Owner’s Responsibility
adversely affect the performance, safety
Maintenance service and record
or durability of your vehicle and may, in
retention are the owner’s responsibility.
addition, violate conditions of the limited
warranties covering the vehicle.
You should retain documents that show
proper maintenance has been performed
Certain modifications may also be in
on your vehicle in accordance with
violation of regulations established by
the scheduled maintenance service
the U.S. Department of Transportation
charts shown on the following pages.
and other federal or state agencies.
You need this information to establish
your compliance with the servicing
NOTICE
and maintenance requirements of your
vehicle warranties.
Improper owner maintenance during
the warranty period may affect
Detailed warranty information is
warranty coverage. For details, read
provided in your Owner’s Handbook &
the separate Owner’s Handbook &
Warranty Information booklet.
Warranty Information booklet provided
Repairs and adjustments required as a
with the vehicle. If you’re unsure about
result of improper maintenance or a lack
any service or maintenance procedure,
of required maintenance are not covered.
have it done by an authorized HYUNDAI
dealer.
9-4
09
OWNER MAINTENANCE
The following lists are vehicle checks and
WARNING
inspections that should be performed
Performing maintenance work on a
by the owner or an authorized HYUNDAI
vehicle can be dangerous. If you lack
dealer at the frequencies indicated to
sufficient knowledge and experience or
help ensure safe, dependable operation
the proper tools and equipment to do
of your vehicle.
the work, have it done by an authorized
Any adverse conditions should be
HYUNDAI dealer.
brought to the attention of your dealer as
ALWAYS follow these precautions for
soon as possible.
performing maintenance work:
These Owner Maintenance vehicle
Park your vehicle on level ground,
checks are generally not covered by
move the shift lever into the P (Park,
warranties and you may be charged for
for IVT vehicle) position, place the
labor, parts and lubricants used.
ignition switch in the LOCK/OFF
position.
Owner Maintenance Schedule
Block the tires (front and back) to
When You Stop for Fuel:
prevent the vehicle from moving.
• Check the coolant level in the engine
Remove loose clothing or jewelry
coolant reservoir.
that can become entangled in
• Check the windshield washer fluid
moving parts.
level.
If you must run the engine during
• Check the for low or under-inflated
maintenance, do so in an outdoor
tires.
area or in an area with plenty of
ventilation.
Keep flames, sparks, or smoking
WARNING
materials away from the battery and
Be careful when checking your engine
fuel-related parts.
coolant level when the engine is hot.
This may result in coolant being blown
out of the opening and cause serious
burns and other injuries.
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Maintenance
While Operating Your Vehicle:
At Least Twice a Year:
(for example, Every Spring And
• Note any changes in the sound of the
exhaust or any smell of exhaust fumes
Autumn)
in the vehicle.
• Check radiator, heater and air
• Check for vibrations in the steering
conditioning hoses for leaks or
wheel. Notice if there is any increased
damage.
steering effort or looseness in the
• Check windshield washer spray and
steering wheel, or change in its
wiper operation. Clean wiper blades
straight-ahead position.
with a clean cloth dampened with
• Notice if your vehicle constantly turns
washer a fluid.
slightly or “pulls” to one side when
• Check headlight alignment.
traveling on smooth, level road.
• Check muffler, exhaust pipes, shields
• When stopping, listen and check for
and clamps.
unusual sounds, pulling to one side,
• Check the seat belts for wear and
increased brake pedal travel or “hard-
function.
to-push” brake pedal.
• If any slipping or changes in the
At Least Once a Year:
operation of your transmission occurs,
• Clean body and door drain holes.
check the transmission fluid level.
• Lubricate door hinges and hood
• Check the IVT P (Park) function.
hinges.
• Check the parking brake.
• Lubricate door and hood locks and
• Check for fluid leaks under your
latches.
vehicle (water dripping from the air
• Lubricate door rubber weather strips.
conditioning system during or after
use is normal).
• Lubricate door checker.
• Check the air conditioning system.
At Least Monthly:
• Inspect and lubricate automatic
• Check coolant level in the engine
transmission linkage and controls.
coolant reservoir.
• Clean the battery and terminals.
• Check the operation of all exterior
• Check the brake fluid level.
lights, including the brake lights, turn
signals and hazard warning flashers.
• Check the inflation pressures of all
tires including the spare for tires that
are worn, show uneven wear, or are
damaged.
• Check for loose wheel lug nuts.
9-6
09
SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE SERVICES
Follow Normal Maintenance Schedule if the vehicle is usually operated where none of
the following conditions apply. If any of the following conditions apply, you must follow
the Maintenance Under Severe Usage Conditions.
• Repeatedly driving short distances of less than 5 miles (8 km) in normal temperature
or less than 10 miles (16 km) in freezing temperature
• Extensive engine idling or low speed driving for long distances
• Driving on rough, dusty, muddy, unpaved, graveled or Salt-spread roads
• Driving in areas using salt or other corrosive materials or in very cold weather
• Driving in heavy dust conditions
• Driving in heavy traffic area over 90°F (32°C)
• Driving on uphill, downhill, or mountain road repeatedly
• Using for towing or camping, and driving with loads on the roof
• Driving as a patrol car, taxi, other commercial use or vehicle towing
• Frequently driving under high speed or rapid acceleration/deceleration
• Frequently driving in stop-and-go conditions
• Engine oil usage which is not recommended (Mineral type, Semisynthetic, lower
grade spec, etc.
For additional information or assistance see your authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
NOTICE
After 10 years or 100,000 miles, use severe maintenance schedule.
Information
As it is normal for engine oil to be consumed during driving, the engine oil level should
be checked on regular basis.
The engine oil change interval for normal operating conditions is based on the use of
the recommended engine specification. If the recommended engine oil specification
is not used, then replace the engine oil according to the maintenance schedule under
severe operating conditions.
9-7
Normal Maintenance Schedule
MAINTENANCE
Months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
132
144
156
INTERVALS
Miles×1,000
8
16
24
32
40
48
56
64
72
80
88
96
104
MAINTENANCE
ITEM
Km×1,000
13
26
39
52
65
78
91
104
117
130
143
156
169
Engine oil and engine oil filter *1 *2
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R
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R
R
R
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Fuel additives *3
Add fuel additives every 8,000 miles (13,000 km) or 12 months
Air cleaner filter
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Spark plugs
Replace every 96,000 miles (156,000 km)
Rotate Tires (includes tread wear inspection and tire
Rotate tires every 8,000 miles (13,000 km) or 12 months
pressure check)
Cabin air filter (for evaporator and blower unit)
R
R
R
R
R
R
At first, replace at 120,000 miles (200,000 km) or 120 months.
Engine coolant
After that, replace every 24,000 miles (39,000 km) or 24 months
Vacuum hose
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Battery condition
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At first, inspect at 48,000 miles (78,000 km) or 72 months.
Drive belts *4
Thereafter, inspect every 8,000 miles (13,000 km) or 12 months
I : Inspect and if necessary, adjust, correct, clean or replace.
R : Replace or change.
*1 : Requires API SN PLUS (or above) grade engine oil. If a lower grade engine oil is used, then the engine oil and engine oil filter
must be replaced at every 5,000 miles (8,000 km) or 6 months as indicated for severe maintenance condition.
*2 : Never add any additives to the engine oil. Engine oil additives can change the properties of engine oil and may cause serious
engine failure.
*3 : If TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline is not available, one bottle of additive is recommended. Additives are available from your
authorized HYUNDAI dealer along with information on how to use them. Do not mix other additives.
*4 : The drive belt should be replaced when cracks occur or tension is reduced excessively.
Normal Maintenance Schedule (CONT)
MAINTENANCE
Months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
132
144
156
INTERVALS
Miles×1,000
8
16
24
32
40
48
56
64
72
80
88
96
104
MAINTENANCE
ITEM
Km×1,000
13
26
39
52
65
78
91
104
117
130
143
156
169
Brake lines, hoses and connections
I
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I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
Disc brakes and pads
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
Steering gear rack, linkage and boots/
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
I
lower arm ball joint, upper arm ball joint
Driveshaft and boots
I
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I
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I
Suspension mounting bolts
I
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I
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I
I
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I
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I
Air conditioner refrigerant
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I
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I
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I
Air conditioner compressor
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I
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I
Exhaust pipe and muffler
I
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I
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I
I
I
I
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I
I
I
IVT fluid
No check, No service required
I : Inspect and if necessary, adjust, correct, clean or replace.
R : Replace or change.
Normal Maintenance Schedule (CONT)
MAINTENANCE
Months
12
24
36
48
60
72
84
96
108
120
132
144
156
INTERVALS
Miles×1,000
8
16
24
32
40
48
56
64
72
80
88
96
104
MAINTENANCE
ITEM
Km×1,000
13
26
39
52
65
78
91
104
117
130
143
156
169
Vapor hose, fuel filler cap and fuel tank
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I
I
I
I
I
Fuel tank air filter *5
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I
I
I
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I
Fuel filter *5
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Fuel lines, hoses and connections
I
I
I
I
I
I
Parking brake
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I
I
I
I
I
Inspect every 8,000 miles (13,000 km) or 12 months,
Brake fluid
Replace every 60,000 miles (96,000 km) or 48 months
I : Inspect and if necessary, adjust, correct, clean or replace.
R : Replace or change.
*5 : The fuel filter is considered to be maintenance free but periodic inspection is recommended for this maintenance schedule
depends on fuel quality. If there are some important safety matters like fuel flow restriction, surging, loss of power, hard starting
problem etc, replace the fuel filter immediately regardless of maintenance schedule and consult an authorized HYUNDAI
dealer for details.
09
Maintenance Under Severe Usage Conditions
The following items must be serviced more frequently on cars normally used under severe
driving conditions. Refer to the chart below for the appropriate maintenance intervals.
I: Inspect and if necessary, adjust, correct, clean or replace.
R : Replace or change.
MAINTENANCE
MAINTENANCE
DRIVING
MAINTENANCE ITEM
OPERATION
INTERVALS
CONDITION
Every 5,000 miles or
A, B, C, D, E, F,
Engine oil and filter
R
6 months
G, H, I, J, K, L
Air cleaner filter
R
More frequently
C, E
A, B, F, G, H,
Spark plugs
R
More frequently
I, K
A, C, D, E, F, G,
IVT fluid
R
Every 60,000 miles
H, I, J
Front brake disc/pads, calipers
I
More frequently
C, D, G, H
Rear brake shoes or disc/pads
I
More frequently
C, D, G, F
Parking brake
I
More frequently
C, D, G, H
Steering gear box, linkage &
C, D, E, F, G,
boots/lower arm ball joint,
I
More frequently
H, I
upper arm ball joint
C, D, E, F, G,
Drive shafts and boots
I
More frequently
H, I, J
Climate control air filter
R
More frequently
C, E
(for evaporator and blower unit)
Severe Driving Conditions
F. Driving in heavy traffic area over 90°F
(32°C)
A. Repeatedly driving short distances
G. Driving on uphill, downhill, or
of less than 5 miles (8 km) in normal
mountain road repeatedly
temperature or less than 10 miles (16
km) in freezing temperature
H. Using for towing or camping, and
driving with loads on the roof
B. Extensive engine idling or low speed
driving for long distances
I. Driving as a patrol car, taxi, other
commercial use or vehicle towing
C. Driving on rough, dusty, muddy,
J. Frequently driving under high speed
unpaved, graveled or Salt-spread
or rapid acceleration/deceleration
roads
K. Frequently driving in stop-and-go
D. Driving in areas using salt or other
conditions
corrosive materials or in very cold
weather
L. Engine oil usage which is not
recommended (Mineral type, Semi-
E. Driving in heavy dust conditions
synthetic, lower grade spec, etc.)
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Maintenance
EXPLANATION OF SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE ITEMS
Engine Oil and Filter
Fuel Lines, Fuel Hoses and
The engine oil and filter should be
Connections
changed at the intervals specified in the
Check the fuel lines, fuel hoses and
maintenance schedule. If the vehicle
connections for leakage and damage.
is being driven in severe conditions,
Have an authorized HYUNDAI dealer
more frequent oil and filter changes are
replace any damaged or leaking parts
required.
immediately.
Drive Belts
Vapor Hose and Fuel Filler Cap
Inspect all drive belts for evidence
The vapor hose and fuel filler cap should
of cuts, cracks, excessive wear or oil
be inspected at those intervals specified
saturation and replace if necessary. Drive
in the maintenance schedule. Make sure
belts should be checked periodically
a new vapor hose or fuel filler cap is
for proper tension and adjusted as
correctly replaced.
necessary.
Vacuum Crankcase Ventilation
Fuel Filter
Hoses (if equipped)
A clogged-up fuel filter may limit the
Inspect the surface of hoses for evidence
vehicle driving speed, damage the
of heat and/or mechanical damage.
emission system, and cause the hard
Hard and brittle rubber, cracking,
starting. When a considerable amount
tears, cuts, abrasions, and excessive
of foreign substances are accumulated
swelling indicate deterioration. Particular
in the fuel tank, the fuel filter should be
attention should be paid to examine
replaced.
those hose surfaces nearest to high heat
Upon installing a new fuel filter, operate
sources, such as the exhaust manifold.
the engine for several minutes, and
Inspect the hose routing to ensure that
check the connections for any leakages.
the hoses do not come in contact with
Fuel filters should be installed by an
any heat source, sharp edges or moving
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
component which might cause heat
damage or mechanical wear. Inspect
all hose connections, such as clamps
and couplings, to make sure they are
secure, and that no leaks are present.
Hoses should be replaced immediately if
there is any evidence of deterioration or
damage.
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09
Air Cleaner Filter
NOTICE
A genuine HYUNDAI air cleaner filter
IVT fluid color is basically light amber.
is recommended when the filter is
As the vehicle is driven, the IVT fluid will
replaced.
begin to look darker. This is a normal
condition and you should not judge the
Spark Plugs
need to replace the fluid based upon
Make sure to install new spark plugs of
the changed color.
the correct heat range.
When assembling parts, be sure to
NOTICE
wipe out foreign substances inside
The use of a non-specified fluid could
and outside of the boot bottom of the
result in transmission malfunction
ignition coil and the insulator of the
and failure. Use only the specified
spark plug with a soft cloth to prevent
fluid (recommended Lubricants and
contamination of the spark plug
Capacities is in chapter. 2).
insulator.
Brake Hoses and Lines
Cooling System
Visually check for proper installation,
Check cooling system components, such
chafing, cracks, deterioration and any
as radiator, coolant reservoir, hoses and
leakage. Replace any deteriorated or
connections for leakage and damage.
damaged parts immediately.
Replace any damaged parts.
Engine Coolant
The coolant should be changed at the
intervals specified in the maintenance
schedule.
Intelligent variable transmission
Fluid (if equipped)
IVT fluid should not be checked under
normal usage conditions. But in
severe conditions, the fluid should be
changed at an authorized HYUNDAI
dealer in accordance to the scheduled
maintenance at the beginning of this
chapter.
9-13
Maintenance
Brake/Clutch Fluid
Suspension Mounting Bolts
Check the brake fluid level in the brake
Check the suspension connections for
fluid reservoir. The level should be
looseness or damage. Retighten to the
between the MIN and the MAX marks
specified torque.
on the side of the reservoir. Use only
hydraulic brake fluid conforming to DOT
Steering Gear Box, Linkage &
4 specification.
Boots/Lower Arm Ball Joint
With the vehicle stopped and the engine
Parking Brake
off, check for excessive freeplay in the
Inspect the parking brake system
steering wheel. Check the linkage for
including the parking brake pedal and
bends or damage. Check the dust boots
cables.
and ball joints for deterioration, cracks,
or damage.
Brake Discs, Pads, Calipers and
Replace any damaged parts.
Rotors
Check the pads for excessive wear, discs
Drive Shafts and Boots
for run out and wear, and calipers for
Check the drive shafts, boots and clamps
fluid leakage.
for cracks, deterioration, or damage.
Replace any damaged parts and, if
Exhaust Pipe and Muffler
necessary, repack the grease.
Visually inspect the exhaust pipes,
muffler and hangers for cracks,
Air Conditioning Refrigerant
deterioration, or damage. Start
Check the air conditioning lines and
the engine and listen carefully for
connections for leakage and damage.
any exhaust gas leakage. Tighten
connections or replace parts as
necessary.
9-14
09
ENGINE OIL
Checking the Engine Oil Level
Engine oil is used for lubricating,
cooling, and operating various hydraulic
components in the engine. Engine oil
consumption while driving is normal,
and it is necessary to check and refill the
engine oil regularly. Also, check and refill
the oil level within the recommended
maintenance schedule to prevent
deterioration of oil performance.
Check the engine oil following the below
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procedure.
7. If the oil level is below L, add enough
1. Follow all of the oil manufacturer’s
oil to bring the level to F.
precautions.
Use only the specified engine oil. (refer
2. Be sure the vehicle is on the level
to “Recommended Lubricants and
ground in P (Park) with the parking
Capacities” in chapter 2).
brake set. If possible, block the
wheels.
NOTICE
3. Turn the engine on and warm
the engine up until the coolant
To prevent damage to your engine:
temperature reaches a constant
Do not spill engine oil when adding
normal temperature.
or changing engine oil. Wipe off
4. Turn the engine off, remove the oil
spilled oil immediately.
filler cap and pull the dipstick out.
The engine oil consumption may
Wait for 15 minutes for the oil to return
increase while you break in a new
to the oil pan.
vehicle and it will be stabilized after
5. Wipe the dipstick clean and re-insert
driving 4,000 miles (6,000 km).
it fully.
The engine oil consumption can be
affected by driving habits, climate
conditions, traffic conditions,
oil quality, etc. Therefore, it is
recommended that you inspect the
engine oil level regularly and refill it
if necessary.
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6. Pull the dipstick out again and check
the level. The level should be between
F and L.
9-15
Maintenance
Checking the Engine Oil and
NOTICE
Filter
Never add any additives to the engine
oil. Engine oil additives can change the
properties of engine oil and may cause
serious engine failure.
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Have engine oil and filter changed by an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer according
to the Maintenance Schedule at the
beginning of this chapter.
WARNING
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WARNING
Engine oil contains chemicals known to
the State of California to cause cancer,
birth defects and reproductive harm.
Used engine oil may cause irritation or
cancer of the skin if left in contact with
the skin for prolonged periods of time.
Always protect your skin by washing
your hands thoroughly with soap and
warm water as soon as possible after
handling used oil.
9-16
09
ENGINE COOLANT
The high-pressure cooling system has a
If the coolant level is low, add enough
reservoir filled with year-round antifreeze
distilled (deionized) water to bring the
coolant. The reservoir is filled at the
level to the F mark, but do not overfill. If
factory.
frequent additions are required, see an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer for a cooling
Check the antifreeze protection and
system inspection.
coolant level at least once a year, at
the beginning of the winter season and
before traveling to a colder climate.
Recommended Engine Coolant
• When adding coolant, use only
distilled (deionized) water for your
NOTICE
vehicle and never mix hard water in
When the engine overheats from
the coolant filled at the factory.
low engine coolant, suddenly adding
• An improper coolant mixture can
engine coolant may cause cracks
result in severe malfunction or engine
in the engine. To prevent damage,
damage.
add engine coolant slowly in small
quantities.
• The engine in your vehicle has
aluminum engine parts and must be
Do not drive with no engine coolant.
protected by an ethylene-glycol with
It may cause water pump failure and
phosphate based coolant to prevent
engine seizure, etc.
corrosion and freezing.
• Do not use alcohol or methanol
Checking the Engine Coolant
coolant or mix them with the specified
Level
coolant.
• Do not use a solution that contains
more than 60% antifreeze or less than
35% antifreeze, which would reduce
the effectiveness of the solution.
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Check the condition and connections
of all cooling system hoses and
heater hoses. Replace any swollen or
deteriorated hoses.
The coolant level should be filled
between the F and the L marks on the
side of the coolant reservoir when the
engine is cool.
9-17
Maintenance
For mixing percentage, refer to the
following table:
Mixture Percentage
Ambient
(volume)
Temperature
Antifreeze
Water
5°F (-15°C)
35
65
-13°F (-25°C)
40
60
-31°F (-35°C)
50
50
-49°F (-45°C)
60
40
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WARNING
Information
If in doubt about the mix ratio, a 50%
Never remove the engine
water and 50% antifreeze mix is the
coolant reservoir tank/radiator
easiest to mix together as it will be the
cap or the drain plug while the
same quantity of each. It is suitable to use
engine and radiator are hot.
for most temperature ranges of - 31°F and
higher.
Hot coolant and steam may blow out
under pressure, causing serious injury.
Turn the engine off and wait until the
WARNING
engine cools down. Use extreme care
Make sure the coolant cap is properly
when removing the engine coolant
closed after refilling coolant. Otherwise
reservoir tank/radiator cap. Wrap
the engine could be overheated while
a thick towel around it, and turn it
driving.
counterclockwise slowly to the first
stop. Step back while the pressure is
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Engine room front view
released from the cooling system. When
you are sure all the pressure has been
released, press down on the cap, using
a thick towel, and continue turning
counterclockwise to remove it.
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1. Check if the coolant cap label is
straight In front.
2. Make sure that the tiny protrusions
inside the coolant cap is securely
interlocked.
9-18
09
Changing Engine Coolant
WARNING
Have coolant changed by an authorized
The electric motor for the
HYUNDAI dealer according to the
cooling fan may continue to
Maintenance Schedule at the beginning
operate or start up when the
of this chapter.
engine is not running and can
cause serious injury. Keep
hands, clothing and tools away
WARNING
from the rotating fan blades of
the cooling fan.
Do not use engine coolant or antifreeze
in the washer fluid reservoir.
The electric motor for the cooling
Engine coolant can severely obscure
fan is controlled by engine coolant
visibility when sprayed on the
temperature, refrigerant pressure and
windshield and may cause loss of
vehicle speed. As the engine coolant
vehicle control resulting in an accident.
temperature decreases, the electric
Engine coolant may also cause damage
motor will automatically shut off. This
to paint and body trim.
is a normal condition. If your vehicle is
equipped with GDI, the electric motor
NOTICE
for the cooling fan may begin to operate
at any time and continue to operate until
To prevent damage to engine parts, put
you disconnect the negative battery
a thick towel around the radiator cap
cable.
before refilling the coolant to prevent
the coolant from overflowing into
engine parts, such as the alternator.
9-19
Maintenance
BRAKE/CLUTCH FLUID
Checking the Brake/Clutch Fluid
WARNING
Level
Do not allow brake fluid to come in
contact with your eyes. If brake/clutch
fluid comes in contact with your eyes,
flush your eyes with clean water for
at least 15 minutes and get immediate
medical attention.
NOTICE
Do not allow brake fluid to contact
the vehicle’s body paint, as paint
damage will result.
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Brake/clutch fluid, which has been
Check the fluid level in the reservoir
exposed to open air for an extended
periodically. The fluid level should be
time should NEVER be used as its
between MAX and MIN marks on the side
quality cannot be guaranteed. It
of the reservoir.
should be disposed of properly.
Before removing the reservoir cap and
Do not use the wrong type of brake
adding brake/clutch fluid, clean the area
fluid. A few drops of mineral based
around the reservoir cap thoroughly to
oil, such as engine oil in your brake
prevent brake fluid contamination.
system can damage brake system
parts.
If the level is low, add the specified
brake/clutch fluid to the MAX level. The
level will fall with accumulated mileage.
Information
This is a normal condition associated
with the wear of the brake linings. If
Use only the specified brake fluid (refer
the fluid level is excessively low, have
to “Recommended Lubricants and
the brake/clutch system checked by an
Capacities” in chapter 2).
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
WARNING
If the brake system requires frequent
additions of fluid this could indicate
a leak in the brake system. Have the
vehicle inspected by an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
9-20
09
WASHER FLUID
PARKING BRAKE
Checking the Washer Fluid Level
Checking the Parking Brake
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Check the fluid level in the washer fluid
Check the stroke of the parking brake
reservoir and add fluid if necessary. Plain
by counting the number of “clicks”
water may be used if washer fluid is not
heard while fully applying it from the
available. However, use washer solvent
released position. Also, the parking brake
with antifreeze characteristics in cold
alone should securely hold the vehicle
climates to prevent freezing.
on a fairly steep grade. If the stroke is
more or less than specified, have the
parking brake adjusted by an authorized
WARNING
HYUNDAI dealer.
To prevent serious injury or death, take
Stroke : 6~7 clicks at a force of 44 lbs
the following safety precautions when
(20 kg, 196 N)
using washer fluid:
Do not use engine coolant or
antifreeze in the washer fluid
reservoir.
Engine coolant can severely obscure
visibility when sprayed on the
windshield and may cause loss
of vehicle control resulting in an
accident or damage to paint and
body trim.
Do not allow sparks or flames to
contact the washer fluid or the
washer fluid reservoir. Washer fluid
may contain alcohol and can be
flammable.
Do not drink washer fluid and avoid
contact with skin. Washer fluid is
harmful to humans and animals.
Keep washer fluid away from
children and animals.
9-21
Maintenance
AIR CLEANER
Filter Replacement
The air cleaner filter can be cleaned for
inspection using compressed air.
Do not attempt to wash or to rinse it, as
water will damage the filter.
If soiled, the air cleaner filter must be
replaced.
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4. Lock the cover with the cover
attaching clips.
5. Check that the cover is firmly
installed.
Information
If the vehicle is operated in extremely
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dusty or sandy areas, replace the element
1. Loosen the air cleaner cover attaching
more often than the usual recommended
clips and open the cover.
intervals (refer to “Maintenance Under
2. Wipe the inside of the air cleaner.
Severe Usage Conditions” in this chapter).
NOTICE
Do not drive with the air cleaner filter
removed. This will result in excessive
engine wear.
When removing the air cleaner filter,
be careful that dust or dirt does not
enter the air intake, or damage may
result.
Use HYUNDAI genuine parts. Use of
non-genuine parts could damage the
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air flow sensor.
3. Replace the air cleaner filter.
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09
CLIMATE CONTROL AIR FILTER
Filter Inspection
The climate control air filter should be
replaced according to the Maintenance
Schedule. If the vehicle is operated
in severely air-polluted cities or on
dusty rough roads for a long period, it
should be inspected more frequently
and replaced earlier. When you replace
the climate control air filter, replace it
performing the following procedure,
and be careful to avoid damaging other
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components.
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2. Open the climate control air filter
1. With the glove box open, push in both
cover (2) by pushing or pressing the
sides of the glove box as shown. This
clip (1) on the right and left side.
will ensure that the glove box stopper
pins will get released from its holding
location allowing the glove box to
hang.
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3. Replace the climate control air filter.
4. Reassemble in the reverse order of
disassembly.
NOTICE
Install a new climate control air filter
in the correct direction with the arrow
symbol (↓) facing downwards, otherwise,
it may be noisy and the effectiveness of
the filter may be reduced.
9-23
Maintenance
WIPER BLADES
Blade Inspection
Blade Replacement
Contamination of either the windshield
When the wipers no longer clean
or the wiper blades with foreign matter
adequately, the blades may be worn or
can reduce the effectiveness of the
cracked, and require replacement.
windshield wiper functionality. Common
sources of contamination are insects,
NOTICE
tree sap, and hot wax treatments used
by some commercial car washes. If the
To prevent damage to the wiper arms
blades are not wiping properly, clean
or other components, do not attempt to
both the window and the blades with a
move the wipers manually.
clean cloth dampened with washer fluid.
NOTICE
NOTICE
The use of a non-specified wiper blade
To prevent damage to the wiper blades,
could result in wiper malfunction and
arms or other components, do not:
failure.
Use gasoline, kerosene, paint
thinner, or other solvents on or near
NOTICE
them.
In order to prevent damage to the
Attempt to move the wipers
hood and the wiper arms, the wiper
manually.
arms should only be lifted when in
Use non-specified wiper blades.
the top wiping position.
Always return the wiper arms to the
windshield before driving.
Information
Commercial hot waxes applied by
Front Windshield Wiper Blade
automatic car washes have been known to
Replacement
make the windshield difficult to clean.
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1. Put the front windshield wipers into
the service position.
2. Raise the wiper arm and slightly rotate
the wiper blade assembly to expose
the plastic locking clip.
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NOTICE
Rear Window Wiper Blade
Replacement
Do not allow the wiper arm to fall
against the windshield, since it may
chip or crack the windshield.
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1. Raise the wiper arm and pull out the
wiper blade assembly.
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3. Press the clip (1) and slide the blade
2. Install the new blade assembly by
assembly downward (2).
inserting the center part into the slot
4. Lift it off the arm.
in the wiper arm until it clicks into
place.
5. Install the blade assembly in the
reverse order of removal.
3. Make sure the blade assembly is
installed firmly by trying to pull it
6. Return the wiper arm on the
slightly.
windshield.
To prevent damage to the wiper arms
or other components, have the wiper
blades replaced by an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
9-25
Maintenance
BATTERY
NEVER attempt to recharge the
WARNING
battery when the vehicle’s battery
To prevent SERIOUS INJURY or DEATH
cables are connected to the battery.
to you or bystanders, always follow
The electrical ignition system works
these precautions when working near
with high voltage. NEVER touch
or handling the battery:
these components with the engine
Always read and follow
running or when the ignition switch
instructions carefully when
is in the ON position.
handling a battery.
Wear eye protection designed
WARNING
to protect the eyes from acid
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65
splashes.
WARNING
Battery posts, terminals, and related
Keep all flames, sparks, or
accessories contain lead and lead
smoking materials away from
compounds, chemicals known to the
the battery.
State of California to cause cancer,
birth defects and reproductive harm.
Hydrogen is always present
Batteries also contain other chemicals
in battery cells, is highly
known to the State of California
combustible, and may explode
to cause cancer. Wash hands after
if ignited.
handling.
Keep batteries out of reach of
children.
NOTICE
Always follow these instructions when
handling your vehicle’s battery to
Batteries contain sulfuric acid
which is highly corrosive. Do
prevent damage to your battery:
not allow acid to contact your
When you do not use the vehicle for a
eyes, skin or clothing.
long time in a low temperature area,
disconnect the battery and keep it
If acid gets into your eyes, flush your
indoors.
eyes with clean water for at least 15
Always charge the battery fully to
minutes and get immediate medical
prevent battery case damage in low
attention. If acid gets on your skin,
temperature areas.
thoroughly wash the area. If you feel
Prevent liquid from wetting the
pain or a burning sensation, get medical
battery terminals. The performance
attention immediately.
of the battery may be degraded, and
When lifting a plastic-cased battery,
may cause injury. Be cautious when
excessive pressure on the case may
loading liquid in the trunk.
cause battery acid to leak. Lift with a
Do not tilt the battery.
battery carrier or with your hands on
opposite corners.
If you connect unauthorized
electronic devices to the battery, the
Do not attempt to jump start your
battery may be discharged. Never
vehicle if your battery is frozen.
use unauthorized devices.
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09
For Best Battery Service
The negative battery cable must
be removed first and installed last
when the battery is disconnected.
Disconnect the battery charger in the
following order:
1. Turn off the battery charger main
switch.
2. Unhook the negative clamp from
the negative battery terminal.
3. Unhook the positive clamp from
the positive battery terminal.
Always use a genuine HYUNDAI
OQX089042
approved battery when you replace
• Keep the battery securely mounted.
the battery.
• Keep the battery top clean and dry.
• Keep the terminals and connections
By Jump Starting
clean, tight, and coated with
After a jump start from a good battery,
petroleum jelly or terminal grease.
drive the vehicle for 20-30 minutes
• Rinse any spilled acid from the battery
before it is shutoff. The vehicle may
immediately with a solution of water
not restart if you shut it off before the
and baking soda.
battery had a chance to adequately
recharge. See “Jump Starting” in chapter
8 for more information on jump starting
Battery Recharging
procedures.
WARNING
Information
Always follow these instructions when
An inappropriately disposed
recharging your vehicle’s battery to
battery can be harmful to
avoid the risk of SERIOUS INJURY or
the environment and human
DEATH from explosions or acid burns:
health. Dispose of the battery
Before performing maintenance or
according to your local law(s) or
recharging the battery, turn off all
regulations.
accessories and place the ignition
switch to the LOCK/OFF position.
Reset Features
Keep all flames, sparks, or smoking
The following items may need to be reset
materials away from the battery.
after the battery has been discharged or
Always work outdoors or in an area
the battery has been disconnected. See
with plenty of ventilation.
chapter 3 or 4 for:
Wear eye protection when checking
• Power Windows
the battery during charging.
• Trip Computer
The battery must be removed from
• Climate Control System
the vehicle and placed in a well
ventilated area.
• Clock
• Audio System
Watch the battery during charging,
and stop or reduce the charging
• Sunroof
rate if the battery cells begin boiling
violently.
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Maintenance
TIRES AND WHEELS
Tire Care
WARNING
For proper maintenance, safety, and
Tire failure may cause loss of
maximum fuel economy, you must
vehicle control resulting in an
always maintain recommended
accident. To reduce risk of SERIOUS
tire inflation pressures and stay
INJURY or DEATH, take the
within the load limits and weight
following precautions:
distribution recommended for your
Inspect your tires monthly for
vehicle.
proper inflation as well as wear
and damage.
The recommended cold tire
pressure for your vehicle can be
found in this manual and on the
tire label located on the driver’s
side center pillar. Always use a
tire pressure gauge to measure
tire pressure. Tires with too
much or too little pressure wear
unevenly causing poor handling.
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Check the pressure of the
All specifications (sizes and
spare every time you check the
pressures) can be found on a label
pressure of the other tires on
attached to the driver’s side center
your vehicle.
pillar.
Replace tires that are worn, show
uneven wear, or are damaged.
Recommended Cold Tire
Worn tires can cause loss of
Inflation Pressures
braking effectiveness, steering
All tire pressures (including the
control, or traction.
spare) should be checked when the
ALWAYS replace tires with
tires are cold. “Cold tires” means the
the same type, size, brand,
vehicle has not been driven for at
construction and tread pattern
least three hours or has been driven
as each tire that was originally
for less than one mile (1.6 km).
supplied with this vehicle. Using
Warm tires normally exceed
tires and wheels other than the
recommended cold tire pressures
recommended sizes could cause
by 4 to 6 psi (28 to 41 kPa). Do not
unusual handling characteristics,
release air from warm tires to adjust
poor vehicle control, or
the pressure or the tires will be
negatively affect your vehicle’s
under-inflated. For recommended
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
inflation pressure, refer to “Tire and
resulting in a serious accident.
Wheels” in chapter 2.
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Check Tire Inflation Pressure
WARNING
Check your tires, including the spare
Recommended pressures must be
tire, once a month or more.
maintained for the best ride, vehicle
handling, and minimum tire wear.
How to Check
Over-inflation or under-inflation
Use a good quality tire pressure
can reduce tire life, adversely
gauge to check tire pressure. You
affect vehicle handling, and lead to
can not tell if your tires are properly
sudden tire failure that could result
inflated simply by looking at them.
in loss of vehicle control resulting in
Radial tires may look properly inflated
an accident.
when they are under-inflated.
Severe under-inflation can lead
Remove the valve cap from the tire
to severe heat build-up, causing
valve stem. Press the tire gauge
blowouts, tread separation and
firmly onto the valve to get a
other tire failures that can result in
pressure measurement. If the cold
the loss of vehicle control resulting
tire inflation pressure matches the
in an accident. This risk is much
recommended pressure on the tire
higher on hot days and when
label located on the driver’s side
driving for long periods at high
center pillar or in this manual. No
speeds.
further adjustment is necessary. If
the pressure is low, add air until you
reach the recommended pressure.
CAUTION
Make sure to put the valve caps
Under-inflation results in
back on the valve stems. Without
excessive wear, poor handling
the valve cap, dirt or moisture could
and reduced fuel economy.
get into the valve core and cause
Wheel deformation is also
air leakage. If a valve cap is missing,
possible. Keep your tire pressures
install a new one as soon as possible.
at the proper levels. If a tire
If you overfill the tire, release air by
frequently needs refilling, have
pushing on the metal stem in the
it checked by an authorized
center of the tire valve. Recheck the
HYUNDAI dealer.
tire pressure with the tire gauge. Be
Over-inflation produces a harsh
sure to put the valve caps back on
ride, excessive wear at the center
the valve stems. Without the valve
of the tire tread, and a greater
cap, dirt or moisture could get into
possibility of damage from road
the valve core and cause air leakage.
hazards.
If a valve cap is missing, install a new
one as soon as possible.
A cold tire means the vehicle has
been sitting for 3 hours and driven
for less than 1 mile (1.6 km) in that 3
hour period.
Allow the tire to cool before measuring
the inflation pressure. Always be sure
the tire is cold before inflating to the
recommended pressure.
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Maintenance
Tire Rotation
Information
To equalize tread wear, HYUNDAI
Tires that are asymmetrical or
recommends that the tires
directional can only be installed on
be rotated according to the
the wheel in one direction. The outside
maintenance schedule or sooner if
and inside of an asymmetrical tire
irregular wear develops.
is not easily distinguishable. Pay
During rotation, check the tires for
careful attention to the markings
correct balance.
on the sidewalls of the tires, noting
When rotating tires, check for
the “outside” marking and also the
uneven wear and damage. Abnormal
rotating direction before installing
wear is usually caused by incorrect
them on the vehicle.
tire pressure, improper wheel
alignment, out-of-balance wheels,
WARNING
severe braking or severe cornering.
Do not use the compact spare
Look for bumps or bulges in the
tire for tire rotation.
tread or side of the tire. Replace
the tire if you find any of these
Do not mix bias ply and radial ply
conditions. Replace the tire if fabric
tires under any circumstances.
or cord is visible. After rotation, be
This may cause unusual handling
sure to bring the front and rear tire
characteristics that may cause
pressures to specification and check
loss of vehicle control resulting in
lug nut tightness (proper torque is
an accident.
79~94 lbf·ft [11~13 kgf·m]).
Wheel Alignment and Tire
„„
Without a spare tire
Balance
The wheels on your vehicle were
aligned and balanced carefully at the
factory to give you the longest tire
life and best overall performance.
In most cases, you will not need to
have your wheels aligned again.
However, if you notice unusual tire
wear or your vehicle pulling one way
or the other, the alignment may need
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to be reset.
Disc brake pads should be inspected
If you notice your vehicle vibrating
for wear whenever tires are rotated.
when driving on a smooth road, your
wheels may need to be rebalanced.
NOTICE
Improper wheel weights can
damage your vehicle’s aluminum
wheels. Use only approved wheel
weights.
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09
Tire Replacement
WARNING
To reduce the risk of DEATH or
Tread wear indicator
SERIOUS INJURY:
Replace tires that are worn, show
uneven wear, or are damaged.
Worn tires can cause loss of
braking effectiveness, steering
control, and traction.
Always replace tires with the
same size as each tire that was
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originally supplied with this
vehicle. Using tires and wheels
If the tire is worn evenly, a tread wear
other than the recommended
indicator will appear as a solid band
sizes could cause unusual
across the tread. This shows there is
handling characteristics, poor
less than 2/32 inch (1.6 mm) of tread
vehicle control, or negatively
left on the tire. Replace the tire when
affect your vehicle’s Anti-Lock
this happens.
Brake System (ABS) resulting in a
Do not wait for the tread surface to
serious accident.
become level with the tread wear
Tires degrade over time, even
indicators before replacing the tire.
when they are not being used.
Regardless of the remaining
tread, HYUNDAI recommends
that tires be replaced after six (6)
years of normal service.
When replacing tires, it is
recommended to replace the
two front or two rear tires as a
pair. Replacing just one tire can
seriously affect your vehicle’s
handling. If only replacing one
pair of tires, it is recommended
to install the pair of new tires on
the rear axle.
Heat caused by hot climates or
frequent high loading conditions
can accelerate the aging process.
Failure to follow this warning
may cause sudden tire failure,
which could lead to a loss of
vehicle control resulting in an
accident.
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Maintenance
Compact Spare Tire Replacement
Wheel Replacement
A compact spare tire has a shorter
When replacing the metal wheels
tread life than a regular size tire.
for any reason, make sure the new
Replace it when you can see the
wheels are equivalent to the original
tread wear indicator bars on the tire.
factory units in diameter, rim width
The replacement compact spare tire
and offset.
should be the same size and design
tire as the one provided with your
Tire Traction
new vehicle and should be mounted
Tire traction can be reduced if you
on the same compact spare tire
drive on worn tires, tires that are
wheel. The compact spare tire is
improperly inflated or on slippery
not designed to be mounted on a
road surfaces. Tires should be
regular size wheel, and the compact
replaced when the tread depth is at
spare tire wheel is not designed for
least 2/32 inch (1.6 mm). To reduce
mounting a regular size tire.
the possibility of losing control, slow
down whenever there is rain, snow
WARNING
or ice on the road.
The original tire should be repaired
Tire Maintenance
or replaced as soon as possible to
In addition to proper inflation,
avoid failure of the spare and loss
of vehicle control resulting in an
correct wheel alignment helps to
decrease tire wear. If you find a tire
accident. The compact spare tire
is for emergency use only. Do not
is worn unevenly, have your dealer
check the wheel alignment.
operate your vehicle over 50 mph
(80 km/h) when using the compact
When you have new tires installed,
spare tire.
make sure they are balanced. This
will increase vehicle ride comfort
and tire life. Additionally, a tire
should always be rebalanced if it is
removed from the wheel.
Tire Sidewall Labeling
This information identifies and
describes the fundamental
characteristics of the tire and also
provides the tire identification
number (TIN) for safety standard
certification. The TIN can be used to
identify the tire in case of a recall.
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Wheel size designation
Wheels are also marked with
important information that you need
if you ever have to replace one. The
following explains what the letters
and numbers in the wheel size
designation mean.
Example wheel size designation:
6.0J X 15
B0464EU01
6.0 - Rim width in inches.
1. Manufacturer or Brand Name
J - Rim contour designation.
Manufacturer or brand name is
15 - Rim diameter in inches.
shown.
2. Tire Size Designation
Tire speed ratings
A tire’s sidewall is marked with a
The chart below lists many of the
tire size designation. You will need
different speed ratings currently
this information when selecting
being used for passenger vehicle
replacement tires for your car.
tires. The speed rating is part of the
The following explains what the
tire size designation on the sidewall
letters and numbers in the tire size
of the tire. This symbol corresponds
designation mean.
to that tire’s designed maximum safe
operating speed.
Example tire size designation:
(These numbers are provided as
Speed Rating
an example only; your tire size
Maximum Speed
Symbol
designator could vary depending on
S
112 mph (180 km/h)
your vehicle.)
T
118 mph (190 km/h)
185/65/R15 88H
H
130 mph (210 km/h)
185 - Tire width in millimeters.
V
149 mph (240 km/h)
65 - Aspect ratio. The tire’s section
W
168 mph (270 km/h)
height as a percentage of its
width.
Y
186 mph (300 km/h)
R - Tire construction code (Radial).
15 - Rim diameter in inches.
88 - Load Index, a numerical code
associated with the maximum
load the tire can carry.
H - Speed Rating Symbol. See the
speed rating chart in this section
for additional information.
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Maintenance
3. Checking Tire Life (TIN : Tire
5. Maximum Permissible Inflation
Identification Number)
Pressure
Any tires that are over six years old,
This number is the greatest amount
based on the manufacturing date,
of air pressure that should be put in
(including the spare tire) should be
the tire. Do not exceed the maximum
replaced by new ones. You can find
permissible inflation pressure. Refer
the manufacturing date on the tire
to the Tire and Loading Information
sidewall (possibly on the inside of
label for recommended inflation
the wheel), displaying the DOT Code.
pressure.
The DOT Code is a series of numbers
on a tire consisting of numbers and
6. Maximum Load Rating
English letters. The manufacturing
This number indicates the maximum
date is designated by the last four
load in kilograms and pounds that
digits (characters) of the DOT code.
can be carried by the tire. When
replacing the tires on the vehicle,
DOT : XXXX XXXX OOOO
always use a tire that has the same
The front part of the DOT shows a
load rating as the factory installed
plant code number, tire size and
tire.
tread pattern and the last four
7. Uniform Tire Quality Grading
numbers indicate week and year
manufactured.
Quality grades can be found where
applicable on the tire sidewall
For example:
between tread shoulder and
DOT XXXX XXXX 1423 represents that
maximum section width.
the tire was produced in the 14th
For example:
week of 2023.
TREAD WEAR 200
4. Tire Ply Composition And Material
TRACTION AA
The number of layers or plies of
TEMPERATURE A
rubber-coated fabric in the tire. Tire
manufacturers also must indicate the
materials in the tire, which include
steel, nylon, polyester, and others.
The letter “R” means radial ply
construction; the letter “D” means
diagonal or bias ply construction;
and the letter “B” means belted-bias
ply construction.
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Tread wear
WARNING
The tread wear grade is a
The traction grade assigned to this
comparative rating based on the
tire is based on straight-ahead
wear rate of the tire when tested
braking traction tests, and does not
under controlled conditions on a
include acceleration, cornering,
specified government test course.
hydroplaning, or peak traction
For example, a tire graded 150 would
characteristics.
wear one-and-a-half times (1½) as
well on the government course as a
Temperature A, B & C
tire graded 100.
The temperature grades are A (the
The relative performance of tires
highest), B and C representing the
depends upon the actual conditions
tire’s resistance to the generation
of their use, however, and may
of heat and its ability to dissipate
depart significantly from the norm
heat when tested under controlled
due to variations in driving habits,
conditions on a specified indoor
service practices and differences in
laboratory test wheel.
road characteristics and climate.
Sustained high temperature can
These grades are molded on the
cause the material of the tire to
sidewalls of passenger vehicle tires.
degenerate and reduce tire life, and
The tires available as standard or
excessive temperature can lead to
optional equipment on your vehicle
sudden tire failure. Grade C responds
may vary with respect to grade.
to a level of performance which
all passenger car tires must meet
Traction AA, A, B & C
under the Federal Motor Vehicle
The traction grades, from highest
Safety Standard No. 109. Grades
to lowest, are AA, A, B and C. Those
B and A represent higher levels of
grades represent the tire’s ability to
performance on the laboratory test
stop on wet pavement as measured
wheel than the minimum required
under controlled conditions on
by law.
specified government test surfaces
of asphalt and concrete. A tire
WARNING
marked C may have poor traction
performance.
The temperature grade for this
tire is established for a tire that
is properly inflated and not
overloaded. Excessive speed,
under-inflation, over-inflation, or
excessive loading, either separately
or in combination, can cause heat
build-up and possible sudden
tire failure. This may cause loss
of vehicle control resulting in an
accident.
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Maintenance
Tire Terminology and Definitions
DOT Markings
Air Pressure
A code molded into the sidewall
The amount of air inside the tire
of a tire signifying that the tire
pressing outward on the tire. Air
is in compliance with the U.S.
pressure is expressed in pounds per
Department of Transportation motor
square inch (psi) or kilopascal (kPa).
vehicle safety standards. The DOT
code includes the Tire Identification
Accessory Weight
Number (TIN), an alphanumeric
This means the combined weight
designator which can also identify
of optional accessories. Some
the tire manufacturer, production
examples of optional accessories
plant, brand and date of production.
are automatic transmission, power
seats, and air conditioning.
GVWR
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
Aspect Ratio
The relationship of a tire’s height to
GAWR FRT
its width.
Gross Axle Weight Rating for the
Front Axle.
Belt
A rubber coated layer of cords that
GAWR RR
is located between the plies and the
Gross Axle Weight Rating for the
tread. Cords may be made from steel
Rear axle.
or other reinforcing materials.
Intended Outboard Sidewall
Bead
The side of an asymmetrical tire,
The tire bead contains steel wires
that must always face outward when
wrapped by steel cords that hold the
mounted on a vehicle.
tire onto the rim.
Kilopascal (kPa)
Bias Ply Tire
The metric unit for air pressure.
A pneumatic tire in which the plies are
laid at alternate angles less than 90
Light Truck (LT) Tire
degrees to the centerline of the tread.
A tire designated by its manufacturer
Cold Tire Pressure
as primarily intended for use on
lightweight trucks or multipurpose
The amount of air pressure in a tire,
passenger vehicles.
measured in pounds per square inch
(psi) or kilopascals (kPa) before a tire
Load Ratings
has built up heat from driving.
The maximum load that a tire is rated
Curb Weight
to carry for a given inflation pressure.
This means the weight of a motor
Load Index
vehicle with standard and optional
equipment including the maximum
An assigned number ranging from 1
capacity of fuel, oil and coolant, but
to 279 that corresponds to the load
without passengers and cargo.
carrying capacity of a tire.
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Maximum Inflation Pressure
Pneumatic Tire
The maximum air pressure to which
A mechanical device made of rubber,
a cold tire may be inflated. The
chemicals, fabric and steel or other
maximum air pressure is molded
materials, that, when mounted on
onto the sidewall.
an automotive wheel provides the
traction and contains the gas or fluid
Maximum Load Rating
that sustains the load.
The load rating for a tire at the
Pneumatic Options Weight
maximum permissible inflation
pressure for that tire.
The combined weight of installed
regular production options weighing
Maximum Loaded Vehicle Weight
over 5 lb. (2.3 kg) in excess of the
The sum of curb weight; accessory
standard items which they replace,
weight; vehicle capacity weight; and
not previously considered in
production options weight.
curb weight or accessory weight,
including heavy duty breaks, ride
Normal Occupant Weight
levelers, roof rack, heavy duty
battery, and special trim.
The number of occupants a vehicle
is designed to seat multiplied by 150
Recommended Inflation Pressure
pounds (68 kg).
Vehicle manufacturer’s
Occupant Distribution
recommended tire inflation pressure
as shown on the tire placard.
Designated seating positions.
Radial Ply Tire
Outward Facing Sidewall
A pneumatic tire in which the ply cords
An asymmetrical tire has a particular
that extend to the beads are laid at 90
side that faces outward when
degrees to the centerline of the tread.
mounted on a vehicle. The outward
facing sidewall bears white lettering
Rim
or bears manufacturer, brand, and/or
model name molding that is higher
A metal support for a tire and upon
or deeper than the same moldings
which the tire beads are seated.
on the inner facing sidewall.
Sidewall
Passenger (P-Metric) Tire
The portion of a tire between the
A tire used on passenger cars
tread and the bead.
and some light duty trucks and
Speed Rating
multipurpose vehicles.
An alphanumeric code assigned to a
Ply
tire indicating the maximum speed
A layer of rubber-coated parallel
at which a tire can operate.
cords.
Traction
The friction between the tire and the
road surface. The amount of grip
provided.
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Maintenance
Tread
All Season Tires
The portion of a tire that comes into
HYUNDAI specifies all season
contact with the road.
tires on some models to provide
good performance for use all year
Treadwear Indicators
round, including snowy and icy
Narrow bands, sometimes called
road conditions. All season tires
“wear bars”, that show across the
are identified by ALL SEASON and/
tread of a tire when only 1/16 inch of
or M+S (Mud and Snow) on the tire
tread remains.
sidewall. Snow tires have better
snow traction than all season tires
UTQGS
and may be more appropriate in
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
some areas.
Standards is a tire information
Summer Tires
system that provides consumers
with ratings for a tire’s traction,
HYUNDAI specifies summer tires on
temperature and treadwear.
some models to provide superior
Ratings are determined by tire
performance on dry roads. Summer
manufacturers using government
tire performance is substantially
testing procedures. The ratings are
reduced in snow and ice. Summer
molded into the sidewall of the tire.
tires do not have the tire traction
rating M+S (Mud and Snow) on
Vehicle Capacity Weight
the tire side wall. If you plan to
The number of designated seating
operate your vehicle in snowy or icy
positions multiplied by 150 lbs. (68
conditions, HYUNDAI recommends
kg) plus the rated cargo and luggage
the use of snow tires or all season
load.
tires on all four wheels.
Vehicle Maximum Load on the Tire
Snow Tires
Load on an individual tire due to curb
If you equip your car with snow
and accessory weight plus maximum
tires, they should be the same size
occupant and cargo weight.
and have the same load capacity as
the original tires. Snow tires should
Vehicle Normal Load on the Tire
be installed on all four wheels;
otherwise, poor handling may result.
Load on an individual tire that is
Snow tires should carry 4 psi (28 kPa)
determined by distributing to each
more air pressure than the pressure
axle its share of the curb weight,
accessory weight, and normal
recommended for the standard
tires on the tire label on the driver’s
occupant weight and dividing by 2.
side of the center pillar, or up to the
Vehicle Placard
maximum pressure shown on the tire
sidewall, whichever is less. Do not
A label permanently attached
drive faster than 75 mph (120 km/h)
to a vehicle showing the
when your vehicle is equipped with
original equipment tire size and
snow tires.
recommended inflation pressure.
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Radial-Ply Tires
Low Aspect Ratio Tires
Radial-ply tires provide improved
The aspect ratio is lower than 50 on
tread life, road hazard resistance and
low aspect ratio tires.
smoother high speed ride. The radial-
Because low aspect ratio tires are
ply tires used on this vehicle are of
optimized for handling and braking,
belted construction, and are selected
their sidewall is a little stiffer than a
to complement the ride and handling
standard tire. Also low aspect ratio tires
characteristics of your vehicle.
tend to be wider and consequently
have a greater contact patch with
Radial-ply tires have the same load
the road surface. In some instances
carrying capacity, as bias-ply or bias
they may generate more road noise
belted tires of the same size, and use
compared with standard tires.
the same recommended inflation
pressure. Mixing of radial-ply tires
with bias-ply or bias belted tires is not
CAUTION
recommended. Any combinations of
Because the sidewall of a low aspect
radial-ply and bias-ply or bias belted
ratio tire is shorter than a standard
tires when used on the same vehicle
tire, the rim of the wheel and the tire
will seriously deteriorate vehicle
itself is more easily susceptible to
handling. The best rule to follow is:
damage. Use caution when driving
Identical pairs of radial-ply tires should
and follow the guidelines below to
always be used as a set for the front
help minimize damage to the wheel
tires and a set for the rear tires.
and tire:
Longer wearing tires can be more
When driving on a rough road
susceptible to irregular tread wear.
or off road, drive cautiously
It is very important to follow the tire
because tires and wheels may
rotation interval in this chapter to
be damaged. And after driving,
inspect tires and wheels.
achieve the tread life potential of these
tires. Cuts and punctures in radial-ply
When passing over a pothole,
tires are repairable only in the tread
speed bump, manhole, or curb
area, because of sidewall flexing.
stone, drive slowly so that the
tires and wheels are not damaged.
Consult your tire dealer for radial-ply
tire repairs.
If the tire is subjected to a severe
impact, have the tire and wheel
inspected by an authorized
WARNING
HYUNDAI dealer.
Inspect the tire condition and
Do not mix bias ply and radial ply
pressure every 1,800 miles
tires under any circumstances.
(3,000km).
This may cause unusual handling
characteristics that may cause loss
CAUTION
of vehicle control resulting in an
accident.
It is not easy to recognize tire
damage with your own eyes. But
if there is the slightest hint of tire
damage, have the tire checked or
replaced because the tire damage
may cause air leakage from the tire.
If the tire is damaged by driving
on a rough road, off road, pothole,
manhole, or curb stone, it will not
be covered by the warranty.
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Maintenance
FUSES
■ Blade type
If the electrical system does not work,
first check the driver’s side fuse panel.
Before replacing a blown fuse, turn the
engine and all switches off, and then
disconnect the negative battery cable.
Always replace a blown fuse with one of
the same rating.
If the replacement fuse blows, this
indicates an electrical problem.
Normal
Blown
Avoid using the system involved and
immediately consult an authorized
■ Cartridge type
HYUNDAI dealer.
WARNING
NEVER replace a fuse with anything but
another fuse of the same rating.
A higher capacity fuse could cause
damage and possibly cause a fire.
Normal
Blown
Do not install a wire or aluminum
foil instead of the proper fuse -
■ Multi fuse
even as a temporary repair. It may
cause extensive wiring damage and
possibly a fire.
NOTICE
Do not use a screwdriver or any other
metal object to remove fuses because
it may cause a short circuit and damage
the system.
Normal
Blown
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A vehicle’s electrical system is protected
from electrical overload damage by
fuses.
This vehicle has 2 (or 3) fuse panels, one
located in the driver’s side panel bolster,
the other in the engine compartment
near the battery.
If any of your vehicle’s lights,
accessories, or controls do not work,
check the appropriate circuit fuse. If a
fuse has blown, the element inside the
fuse will be melted or broken.
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Instrument Panel Fuse
7. Push in a new fuse of the same
rating, and make sure it fits tightly in
Replacement
the clips. If it fits loosely, consult an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
In an emergency, if you do not have a
spare fuse, use a fuse of the same rating
from a circuit you may not need for
operating the vehicle.
If the headlights or other electrical
components do not work and the fuses
are undamaged, check the fuse panel
in the engine compartment. If a fuse is
blown, it must be replaced with the same
OQX089024L
rating.
1. Turn the engine off.
Fuse Switch
2. Turn all other switches OFF.
3. Open the fuse panel cover.
4. Refer to the label on the inside of
the fuse panel cover to locate the
suspected fuse location.
OQX089036L
Always, place the fuse switch to the ON
position.
If you move the switch to the OFF
position, some items such as the audio
system and digital clock must be reset
OQXI079022
and the smart key may not work properly.
5. Pull the suspected fuse straight out.
Use the removal tool provided in the
engine compartment fuse panel.
6. Check the removed fuse; replace it if
it is blown. Spare fuses are provided in
the instrument panel fuse panels (or in
the engine compartment fuse panel).
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Engine Compartment Panel Fuse
CAUTION
Replacement
After checking the fuse box in the
„
Blade type fuse
engine compartment securely close
the fuse box cover inside the engine
compartment, until it clicks.
If the fuse box is not closed properly,
water may leak in side, possibly causing
a malfunction with the electrical
system.
OQX089038L
„
Cartridge type fuse
OQX089039L
1. Turn the engine off.
2. Turn all other switches OFF.
3. Remove the fuse panel cover by
pressing the tap and pulling up.
4. Check the removed fuse; replace it if it
is blown. To remove or insert the fuse,
use the removal tool in the engine
compartment fuse panel.
5. Push in a new fuse of the same
rating, and make sure it fits tightly in
the clips. If it fits loosely, consult an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
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Main Fuse
Multi Fuse
OQXI079025
OQX089047N
If the main fuse is blown, it must be
If the multi fuse is blown, it must be
removed as follows:
removed as follows:
1. Turn off the engine.
1. Turn off the engine.
2. Disconnect the negative battery
2. Disconnect the negative battery
cable.
cable.
3. Remove the fuse panel cover by
3. Remove the fuse panel cover by
pressing the tab and pulling it up.
pressing the tab and pulling it up.
4. Remove the nuts shown in the picture
4. Remove the nuts shown in the picture
above.
above.
5. Replace the fuse with a new one of
5. Replace the fuse with a new one of
the same rating.
the same rating.
6. Reinstall in the reverse order of
6. Reinstall in the reverse order of
removal.
removal.
Information
Information
If the main fuse is blown, consult an
If the multi fuse is blown, consult an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
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Fuse/Relay Panel Description
Information
Instrument Panel Fuse Panel
Not all fuse panel descriptions in this
manual may be applicable to your vehicle;
the information is accurate at the time of
printing. When you inspect the fuse box on
your vehicle, refer to the fuse box label.
OQX089024L
Inside the fuse/relay box cover, you can
find the fuse/relay label describing fuse/
relay names and ratings.
OQX089053N
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Instrument panel fuse panel
Fuse Name
(A)
Circuit Protected
POWER OUTLET 3
20A
USB Charger
INTERIOR LAMP
10A
Front Vanity Lamp LH/RH, Room Lamp, Map Lamp
HEATED MIRROR
10A
Driver/Passenger Power Outside Mirror, A/C Control Module
P/WINDOW LH
25A
Power Window Main Switch
FCA
10A
Forward Collision Avoidance Assist Unit
POWER OUTLET 2
20A
Front Power Outlet
IBU 1
15A
IBU
MULTIMEDIA
20A
Audio, A/V & Navigation Head Unit
SAFETY P/
25A
Driver Safety Power Window Module
WINDOW
P/WINDOW RH
25A
Power Window Main Switch, Passenger Power Window Switch
TCU2
15A
Transaxle Range Switch, Back-Up Lamp Switch
BRAKE SWITCH
10A
IBU, Stop Lamp Switch
MEMORY 1
10A
Instrument Cluster, A/C Control Module
START
7.5A
[M/T] ECM, IBU, [IVT] Transmission Range Switch
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Driver’s side fuse panel
Fuse Name
(A)
Circuit Protected
S/HEATER
20A
Front Seat Warmer Control Module
MODULE 1
7.5A
Stop Lamp Switch, ATM Shift Lever
MEMORY 2
7.5A
SRS Control Module
AIR BAG
10A
Passenger Occupant Detection Sensor, SRS Control Module
DOOR LOCK
20A
Tail Gate Relay, T/Turn Unlock Realy, Door Lock/Unlock Realy
ECU 6
10A
ECM, PCM
DRL
10A
DRL Relay
MODULE 6
10A
Data Link Connector, Key Interlock Solenoid
T/SIGNAL LAMP
15A
IBU
Crash Pad Switch, Multifunction Camera Unit, Blind Spot
MODULE 2
10A
Collision Warning Unit LH/RH
SUNROOF
15A
Sunroof Motor
Console Switch, ATM Shift Lever Indicator, A/C Control Module,
MODULE 3
7.5A
Audio, Front Seat Warmer Control Module
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Driver’s side fuse panel
Fuse Name
(A)
Circuit Protected
WIPER RR
15A
E/R Junction Block (Wiper RR Relay), Rear Wiper Motor
WASHER
15A
Multifunction Switch
A/BAG IND
7.5A
Center Facia Switch, Instrument Cluster
IBU 2
7.5A
IBU
E/R Junction Block (Multipurpose Check Connector), ESC
ABS3
7.5A
Module
WIPER FRT
25A
E/R Junction Block (Wiper FRT Low Relay), Front Wiper Motor
A/C 2
7.5A
E/R Junction Block (Blower Relay), A/C Control Module
HEATED
15A
Not Used
STEERING
CLUSTER
7.5A
Instrument Cluster
Power Outlet Relay, Power Outside Mirror Switch, IBU, Audio,
MODULE 7
10A
A/V & Navigation Head Unit
MDPS 2
7.5A
MDPS Unit
MODULE 5
10A
IBU, Front Seat Warmer Control Module
MODULE 4
7.5A
IBU
A/C 3
7.5A
Blower Motor, A/C Control Module
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Engine Compartment Fuse Panel
Information
Not all fuse panel descriptions in this
manual may be applicable to your vehicle;
the information is accurate at the time of
printing. When you inspect the fuse panel
in your vehicle, refer to the fuse panel
label.
OQXI079024
Inside the fuse/relay box cover, you can
find the fuse/relay label describing fuse/
relay names and ratings.
OQX089054N
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Engine compartment fuse panel
Fuse Name
(A)
Circuit Protected
Alternator, Multi Fuse - MDPS 1, Fuse - Rear Heated,
ALT
125A
MULTI
Blower, ABS 1, ABS 2
FUSE
MDPS 1
80A
MDPS Unit
REAR
40A
ICU Junction Block (Rear Heated Relay)
HEATED
ABS 1
40A
Multipurpose Check Connector, ESC Module
ABS 2
40A
ESC Module
BLOWER
40A
Blower Relay
WIPER
10A
Wiper FRT LO Realy, IBU
ECU2
15A
ECM/PCM
FUSE
ECU4
15A
ECM/PCM
ECU5
15A
ECM/PCM
IGN COIL
20A
Ignition Coil #1~#4
INJECTOR
15A
ECM/PCM, Injector #1~#4, Fuel Pump Relay
PTC HEATER
50A
PTC Heater Relay
ICU Junction Block (Fuse - DOOR LOCK, S/HEATER,
B+3
50A
SAFETY P/WINDOW, SUNROOF, Power Window Relay)
IG2
40A
Start Relay, PDM Relay Box (IG2 Relay), Ignition Switch
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Engine compartment fuse panel
Fuse Name
(A)
Circuit Protected
COOLING
40A
Cooling Fan 1/2 Relay
FAN
ICU Junction Block (Fuse - MODULE 6, BRAKE
B+4
40A
SWITCH, T/SIGNAL LAMP, DRL, IBU 1, Leak Current
Autocut Device)
ECU1
30A
Main Relay, Fuse - ECU 4, ECU 5
A/C 1
10A
A/C Relay
FUEL PUMP
20A
Fuel Pump Relay
FUSE
HORN
15A
Horn Relay
B+2
30A
ICU Junction Block (IPS (5CH) E-SWITCH, IPS (2CH))
[With Smart Key] PDM Relay Box (IG1 Relay)
IG1
30A
[W/O Smart Key] Ignition Switch
POWER
40A
ICU Junction Block (Power Outlet Relay)
OUTLET 1
B+1
30A
ICU Junction Block (IPS (5CH) E-SWITCH, IPS (1CH))
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LIGHT BULBS
Consult an authorized HYUNDAI dealer
Headlight, Parking Lamp,
to replace most vehicle light bulbs. It is
Daytime Running Light, Turn
difficult to replace vehicle light bulbs
Signal Lamp, Cornering Lamp
because other parts of the vehicle must
and Side Marker
be removed before you can get to the
bulb. This is especially true for removing
Type A
the headlight assembly to get to the
bulb(s).
Removing/installing the headlight
assembly can result in damage to the
vehicle.
Information
The headlight and tail lamp lenses could
appear frosty if the vehicle is washed after
driving or the vehicle is driven at night in
wet weather. This condition is caused by
OQX089014N
temperature difference between the lamp
(1) Headlight (High/Low)
inside and outside and, it does not indicate
(2) Parking lamp
a problem with your vehicle. When
moisture condenses in the lamp, it will be
(3) Turn signal lamp
removed after driving with the headlight
(4) Side marker
on. The removable level may differ
depending on lamp size, lamp position
Headlight and parking lamp
and environmental condition. However, if
moisture is not removed, have your vehicle
WARNING
inspected by an authorized HYUNDAI
dealer.
WARNING
Prior to replacing a lamp, depress the
foot brake, move the shift lever into P
(Park) apply the parking brake, place
the ignition switch to the LOCK/OFF
position, and take the key with you
when leaving the vehicle to avoid
sudden movement of the vehicle and
OQX089043
to prevent possible electric shock.
Handle halogen bulbs with care.
Be aware the bulbs may be hot and
Halogen bulbs contain pressurized
may burn your fingers.
gas that will produce flying pieces
of glass that could cause injuries if
broken.
Wear eye protection when changing
a bulb. Allow the bulb to cool down
before handling it.
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Maintenance
• Always handle them carefully, and
5. Remove the bulb from the headlight
avoid scratches and abrasions. If
assembly.
the bulbs are lit, avoid contact with
6. Install a new headlight bulb and snap
liquids.
the headlight bulb retaining wire into
• Never touch the glass with bare
position by aligning the wire with the
hands. Residual oil may cause the
groove on the bulb.
bulb to overheat and burst when lit.
7. Connect the headlight bulb socket-
• A bulb should be operated only when
connector.
installed in a headlight.
8. Install the headlight bulb cover by
• If a bulb becomes damaged or
turning it clockwise.
cracked, replace it immediately and
carefully dispose of it.
Information
Headlight and parking lamp
The headlight aiming should be adjusted
after an accident or after the headlight
„
Headlight (high/low beam)
assembly is reinstalled at an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
OQX089015L
„„
Parking lamp
OQX089017L
Turn signal lamp/side marker
1. Open the hood.
2. Disconnect the negative battery
cable.
3. Remove the socket (1) from the
assembly by turning the socket
counterclockwise until the tabs on
OQX089016N
the socket align with the slots on the
1. Open the hood.
assembly.
2. Disconnect the negative battery
4. Remove the bulb from the socket
cable.
by pressing it in and rotating it
counterclockwise until the tabs on the
3. Remove the headlight bulb cover by
turning it counterclockwise.
bulb align with the slots in the socket.
Pull the bulb out of the socket.
4. Disconnect the headlight bulb socket-
connector.
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5. Install a new bulb by inserting it into
Headlight (bulb type)
the socket and rotating it until it locks
into place.
WARNING
6. Install the socket in the assembly by
aligning the tabs on the socket with
the slots in the assembly.
7. Push the socket into the assembly and
turn the socket clockwise.
Type B, C
OQX089043
Handle halogen bulbs with care.
Halogen bulbs contain pressurized
gas that will produce flying pieces
of glass that could cause injuries if
broken.
Wear eye protection when changing
OQX089055N
a bulb. Allow the bulb to cool down
(1) Cornering lamp
before handling it.
(2) Headlight (Low/High)
(3) Daytime running lamp/parking lamp
• Always handle them carefully, and
avoid scratches and abrasions. If
(4) Turn signal lamp
the bulbs are lit, avoid contact with
(5) Side marker
liquids.
• Never touch the glass with bare
hands. Residual oil may cause the
bulb to overheat and burst when lit.
• A bulb should be operated only when
installed in a headlight.
• If a bulb becomes damaged or
cracked, replace it immediately and
carefully dispose of it.
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Maintenance
„
Headlight (high/low beam)
OQX089015L
OQX089016L
1. Open the hood.
Cornering lamp
2. Disconnect the negative battery
1.
Open the hood.
cable.
2.
Disconnect the negative battery
3. Remove the headlight bulb cover by
cable.
turning it counterclockwise.
3.
Remove the socket from the
4. Disconnect the headlight bulb socket-
assembly by turning the socket
connector.
counterclockwise until the tabs on
the socket align with the slots on the
5. Remove the bulb from the headlight
assembly.
assembly.
6. Install a new headlight bulb and snap
4.
Remove the bulb from the socket
by pressing it in and rotating it
the headlight bulb retaining wire into
position by aligning the wire with the
counterclockwise until the tabs on the
bulb align with the slots in the socket.
groove on the bulb.
Pull the bulb out of the socket.
7. Connect the headlight bulb socket-
connector.
5.
Insert a new bulb by inserting it into
the socket and rotating it until it locks
8. Install the headlight bulb cover by
into place.
turning it clockwise.
6. Install the socket in the assembly by
aligning the tabs on the socket with
Information
the slots in the assembly.
The headlight aiming should be adjusted
7.
Push the socket into the assembly and
after an accident or after the headlight
turn the socket clockwise.
assembly is reinstalled at an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
Headlight (LED type)
Your vehicle is equipped with LED lamps.
LED lamps do not have replaceable
bulbs. If the LED lamp does not
operate, have the vehicle checked by an
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
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Side Repeater Lamp
Replacement (if equipped)
„„
Type A
OQX089017L
Turn signal lamp/side marker
1. Open the hood.
OHCR076032
2. Disconnect the negative battery
„„
Type B
cable.
3. Remove the socket (1) from the
assembly by turning the socket
counterclockwise until the tabs on
the socket align with the slots on the
assembly.
4. Remove the bulb from the socket
by pressing it in and rotating it
counterclockwise until the tabs on the
bulb align with the slots in the socket.
OQXI049074
Pull the bulb out of the socket.
[Type A]
5. Install a new bulb by inserting it into
the socket and rotating it until it locks
1. Remove the lamp assembly from the
into place.
vehicle by prying the lens and pulling
the assembly out.
6. Install the socket in the assembly by
aligning the tabs on the socket with
2. Disconnect the bulb electrical
the slots in the assembly.
connector.
7. Push the socket into the assembly and
3. Separate the socket and the lens parts
turn the socket clockwise.
by turning the socket counterclockwise
until the tabs on the socket align with
the slots on the lens part.
Parking lamp and daytime running light
4. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight
Your vehicle is equipped with LED lamps.
out.
LED lamps do not have replaceable
bulbs. If the LED lamp does not
5. Insert a new bulb in the socket.
operate, have the vehicle checked by an
6. Reassemble the socket and the lens part.
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
7. Connect the bulb electrical connector.
8. Reinstall the lamp assembly to the
body of the vehicle.
[Type B]
If the LED lamp does not operate, have
the vehicle checked by an authorized
HYUNDAI dealer.
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Maintenance
Rear Combination Light Bulb
Replacement
„„
Type A (Standard)
OQXI079037
Stop/tail Lamp And Turn Signal
Lamp Replacement
OQX089019N
1. Open the liftgate.
„„
Type B (LED)
2. Open the lamp assembly retaining
screw covers.
3. Loosen the lamp assembly retaining
screws with a Phillips #2 screwdriver.
OQX089056N
(1) Tail lamp
(2) Stop/Tail lamp
(3) Turn signal lamp
(4) Back-up lamp
(5) Side marker
OQXI079038
4. Remove the rear combination lamp
assembly from the body of the
vehicle.
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„„
Type A (Standard)
Tail / Stop Lamp (Type B)
Your vehicle is equipped with LED lamps.
Stop/tail lamp
LED lamps do not have replaceable
bulbs. If the LED lamp does not
operate, have the vehicle checked by an
authorized HYUNDAi dealer.
Side Marker
Your vehicle is equipped with LED lamps.
LED lamps do not have replaceable
Turn signal lamp
bulbs. If the LED lamp does not
OQXI079039
operate, have the vehicle checked by an
„„
Type B (LED)
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
Back up
Turn signal lamp
OQXI079040
5. Remove the socket from the
assembly by turning the socket
counterclockwise until the tabs on
OQX089037
the socket align with the slots on the
assembly.
1. Disconnect the negative battery
cable.
6. Remove the bulb from the socket
by pressing it in and rotating it
2. Loosen the retaining clips under the
counterclockwise until the tabs on the
bumper and screws on the wheel
bulb align with the slots in the socket.
house trim.
Pull the bulb out of the socket.
3. Pry trim under the bumper toward the
7. Insert a new bulb by inserting it into
vehicle.
the socket and rotating it until it locks
4. Remove the socket from the
into place.
assembly by turning the socket
8. Install the socket into the assembly by
counterclockwise until the tabs on
aligning the tabs on the socket with
the socket align with the slots on the
the slots in the assembly. Push the
assembly.
socket into the assembly and turn the
5. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight
socket clockwise.
out.
9. Reinstall the lamp assembly to the
6. Insert a new bulb in the socket.
body of the vehicle.
7. Reinstall the light assembly to the
body of the vehicle.
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Maintenance
High Mounted Stop Lamp
License Plate Light Bulb
Replacement
Replacement
OQX059132
OQX089034L
1. Open the liftgate.
1. Remove the cover by pressing it as
direction of the arrows.
2. Remove the lamp cover from the lamp
assembly with a cross-tip screwdriver.
2. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight
out.
3. Remove the socket from the
assembly by turning the socket
3. Install a new bulb.
counterclockwise until the tabs on
4. Reinstall in the reverse order.
the socket align with the slots on the
assembly.
4. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight
out.
5. Insert a new bulb in the socket.
6. Reinstall the light assembly to the
body of the vehicle.
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Interior Light Bulb Replacement
„
Vanity mirror lamp
Map Lamp, Room Lamp, Vanity
Mirror Lamp, Luggage Compartment
Lamp And Glove Box Lamp
„„
Map lamp (Type A)
OOS077046
„„
Luggage compartment lamp
OQXI079045
„„
Map lamp (Type B)
OQX089022L
1. Using a flat-blade screwdriver, gently
pry the lens from the interior lamp
housing.
OQX089044
2. Remove the bulb by pulling it straight
„
Room lamp
out.
WARNING
Prior to working on the Interior Lights,
ensure that the “OFF” button is
depressed to avoid burning your fingers
or receiving an electric shock.
3. Install a new bulb in the socket.
4. Align the lens tabs with the interior
OQXI079043
lamp housing notches and snap the
lens into place.
NOTICE
Use care not to dirty or damage lens,
lens tab, and plastic housings.
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Maintenance
APPEARANCE CARE
Exterior Care
Insects, tar, tree sap, bird droppings,
industrial pollution and similar deposits
Exterior General Caution
can damage your vehicle’s finish if not
It is very important to follow the label
removed immediately.
directions when using any chemical
Even prompt washing with plain water
cleaner or polish. Read all warning and
may not completely remove all these
caution statements that appear on the
deposits. A mild soap, safe for use on
label.
painted surfaces, should be used.
High-pressure Washing
After washing, rinse the vehicle
thoroughly with lukewarm or cold water.
• When using high-pressure washers,
Do not allow soap to dry on the finish.
make sure to maintain sufficient
distance from the vehicle. Insufficient
clearance or excessive pressure can
WARNING
lead to component damage or water
After washing the vehicle, test the
penetration.
brakes while driving slowly to see
• Do not spray the camera, sensors or
if they have been affected by water
its surrounding area directly with a
before getting on the road. If braking
high pressure washer. Shock applied
performance is impaired, dry the
from high pressure water may cause
brakes by applying them lightly while
the device to not operate normally.
maintaining a slow forward speed.
• Do not bring the nozzle tip close to
boots (rubber or plastic covers) or
NOTICE
connectors as they may be damaged
if they come into contact with high
Do not use strong soap, chemical
pressure water.
detergents or hot water, and do not
wash the vehicle in direct sunlight
• Do not use any high-pressure nozzles,
or when the body of the vehicle is
which induce either one-direct water
warm.
stream or water swirling.
Be careful when washing the side
Protecting Your Vehicle’s Finish
windows of your vehicle.
Washing
Especially, with high-pressure water,
water may leak through the windows
To help protect your vehicle’s finish from
and wet the interior.
rust and deterioration, wash it thoroughly
and frequently at least once a month
To prevent damage to the plastic
with lukewarm or cold water.
parts, do not clean with chemical
solvents or strong detergents.
If you use your vehicle for off-road
driving, you should wash it after each
off-road trip. Pay special attention to the
removal of any accumulation of salt, dirt,
mud, and other foreign materials. Make
sure the drain holes in the lower edges
of the doors and rocker panels are kept
clear and clean.
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Waxing
A good coat of wax provides a barrier
between your paint and environmental
contamination.
Keeping a good coat of wax on your
vehicle will help protect it.
Wax the vehicle when water will no
longer bead on the paint.
Always wash and dry the vehicle before
waxing. Use a good quality liquid or
OQX089025N
paste wax, and follow the manufacturer’s
instructions. Wax all metal trim to protect
it and to maintain its luster.
NOTICE
Removing oil, tar, and similar materials
Water washing in the engine
with a spot remover will usually strip the
compartment including high
wax from the finish. Be sure to re-wax
pressure water washing may cause
these areas even if the rest of the vehicle
the failure of electrical circuits
does not yet need waxing.
located in the engine compartment.
Never allow water or other liquids
NOTICE
to come in contact with electrical/
electronic components inside the
Wiping dust or dirt off the body with
vehicle as this may damage them.
a dry cloth will scratch the finish.
Do not use steel wool, abrasive
NOTICE
cleaners, or strong detergents
containing highly alkaline or
Matte paint finish vehicle (if equipped)
caustic agents on chrome-plated or
Automatic car wash which uses rotating
anodized aluminum parts. This may
brushes should not be used as this can
result in damage to the protective
damage the surface of your vehicle. A
coating and cause discoloration or
steam cleaner which washes the vehicle
paint deterioration.
surface at high temperature may result
the oil to adhere and leave stains that is
NOTICE
difficult to remove.
Use a soft cloth (for example, microfiber
Matte paint finish vehicle (if equipped)
towel or sponge) when washing your
Do not use any polish protector such as
vehicle and dry with a microfiber towel.
a detergent, an abrasive and a polish.
When you hand wash your vehicle, you
In case wax is applied, remove the wax
should not use a cleaner that finishes
immediately using a silicon remover
with wax. If the vehicle surface is too
and if any tar or tar contaminant is on
dirty (sand, dirt, dust, contaminant,
the surface use a tar remover to clean.
etc.), clean the surface with water
However, be careful not to apply too
before washing the car.
much pressure on the painted area.
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Repairing Your Vehicle’s Finish
Underbody Maintenance
Deep scratches or stone chips in the
Corrosive materials used for ice and
painted surface must be repaired
snow removal and dust control may
promptly. Exposed metal will quickly
collect on the underbody. If these
rust and may develop into a major repair
materials are not removed, accelerated
expense.
rusting can occur on underbody parts
such as the fuel lines, frame, floor pan
and exhaust system, even though they
NOTICE
have been treated with rust protection.
If your vehicle is damaged and requires
Thoroughly flush the vehicle underbody
any metal repair or replacement,
and wheel openings with lukewarm or
be sure the body shop applies anti-
cold water once a month, after off-road
corrosion materials to the parts
driving and at the end of each winter. Pay
repaired or replaced.
special attention to these areas because
it is difficult to see all the mud and dirt.
NOTICE
It will do more harm than good to wet
down the road grime without removing
Matte paint finish vehicle (if equipped)
it. The lower edges of doors, rocker
In case of matte paint finish vehicles,
panels, and frame members have drain
it is impossible to modify only the
holes that should not be allowed to clog
damaged area and repair of the whole
with dirt; trapped water in these areas
part is necessary. If the vehicle is
can cause rusting.
damaged and painting is required, have
your vehicle maintained and repaired
by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer. Take
WARNING
extreme care, as it is difficult to restore
After washing the vehicle, test the
the quality after the repair.
brakes while driving slowly to see if
they have been affected by water. If
Bright-metal Maintenance
braking performance is impaired, dry
• To remove road tar and insects, use
the brakes by applying them lightly
a tar remover, not a scraper or other
while maintaining a slow forward
sharp object.
speed.
• To protect the surfaces of brightmetal
parts from corrosion, apply a coating
Aluminum Wheel Maintenance
of wax or chrome preservative and rub
The aluminum wheels are coated with a
to a high luster.
clear protective finish.
• During winter weather or in coastal
areas, cover the bright metal parts
with a heavier coating of wax or
preservative. If necessary, coat the
parts with non-corrosive petroleum
jelly or other protective compound.
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NOTICE
Moisture breeds corrosion
Do not use abrasive cleaner,
Moisture creates the conditions in
polishing compound, solvent, or wire
which corrosion is most likely to occur.
brushes on aluminum wheels.
For example, corrosion is accelerated
by high humidity, particularly when
Clean the wheel when it has cooled.
temperatures are just above freezing. In
Use only a mild soap or neutral
such conditions, the corrosive material is
detergent, and rinse thoroughly with
kept in contact with the car surfaces by
water. Also, clean the wheels after
moisture that is slow to evaporate.
driving on salted roads.
Mud is particularly corrosive because it is
Do not wash the wheels with high-
slow to dry and holds moisture in contact
speed car wash brushes.
with the vehicle. Although the mud
Do not use any cleaners containing
appears to be dry, it can still retain the
acid or alkaline detergents.
moisture and promote corrosion.
High temperatures can also accelerate
Corrosion Protection
corrosion of parts that are not properly
Protecting your vehicle from corrosion
ventilated so the moisture can be
dispersed. For all these reasons, it is
By using the most advanced design
particularly important to keep your
and construction practices to combat
vehicle clean and free of mud or
corrosion, HYUNDAI produces vehicles
accumulations of other materials. This
of the highest quality. However, this is
applies not only to the visible surfaces
only part of the job. To achieve the long-
but particularly to the underside of the
term corrosion resistance your vehicle
vehicle.
can deliver, the owner’s cooperation and
assistance is also required.
To help prevent corrosion
Common causes of corrosion
Keep your vehicle clean
The most common causes of corrosion
The best way to prevent corrosion is
on your vehicle are:
to keep your vehicle clean and free of
corrosive materials. Attention to the
• Road salt, dirt and moisture that is
underside of the vehicle is particularly
allowed to accumulate underneath
important.
the vehicle.
• Removal of paint or protective
• If you live in a high-corrosion area -
coatings by stones, gravel, abrasion
where road salts are used, near the
or minor scrapes and dents which
ocean, areas with industrial pollution,
leave unprotected metal exposed to
acid rain, etc.-, you should take extra
corrosion.
care to prevent corrosion. In winter,
hose off the underside of your vehicle
High-corrosion areas
at least once a month and be sure to
If you live in an area where your vehicle is
clean the underside thoroughly when
regularly exposed to corrosive materials,
winter is over.
corrosion protection is particularly
important. Some of the common causes
of accelerated corrosion are road salts,
dust control chemicals, ocean air and
industrial pollution.
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Maintenance
• When cleaning underneath the
Interior Care
vehicle, pay particular attention to the
Interior General Precautions
components under the fenders and
Prevent caustic solutions such as
other areas that are hidden from view.
Do a thorough job; just dampening
perfume and cosmetic oil, from
contacting the interior parts because
the accumulated mud rather than
washing it away will accelerate
they may cause damage or discoloration.
If they do contact the interior parts,
corrosion rather than prevent it. Water
under high pressure and steam are
wipe them off immediately. See the
instructions for the proper way to clean
particularly effective in removing
accumulated mud and corrosive
vehicle interior surfaces.
materials.
• When cleaning lower door panels,
NOTICE
rocker panels and frame members, be
Never allow water or other liquids
sure that drain holes are kept open so
to come in contact with electrical/
that moisture can escape and not be
electronic components inside the
trapped inside to accelerate corrosion.
vehicle as this may damage them.
When cleaning leather products
Keep your garage dry
(steering wheel, seats etc.), use
Don’t park your vehicle in a damp,
neutral detergents or low alcohol
poorly ventilated garage. This creates
content solutions. If you use high
a favorable environment for corrosion.
alcohol content solutions or acid/
This is particularly true if you wash your
alkaline detergents, the color of the
vehicle in the garage or drive it into the
leather may fade or the surface may
garage when it is still wet or covered with
get stripped off.
snow, ice or mud. Even a heated garage
can contribute to corrosion unless it is
Cleaning the Upholstery and Interior
well ventilated so moisture is dispersed.
Trim
Vehicle interior surfaces (if equipped)
Keep paint and trim in good condition
Remove dust and loose dirt from interior
Scratches or chips in the finish should
surfaces with a whisk broom or a vacuum
be covered with “touch-up” paint as
cleaner.
soon as possible to reduce the possibility
If necessary, clean interior surfaces with
of corrosion. If bare metal is showing
a mixture of warm water and mild non-
through, the attention of a qualified body
detergent cleaner (test all cleaners on a
and paint shop is recommended.
concealed area before use).
Bird droppings are highly corrosive and
may damage painted surfaces in just a
Fabric (if equipped)
few hours. Always remove bird droppings
as soon as possible.
Remove dust and loose dirt from
fabric with a whisk broom or vacuum
cleaner. Clean with a mild soap solution
recommended for upholstery or carpets.
Remove fresh spots immediately with
a fabric spot cleaner. If fresh spots do
not receive immediate attention, the
fabric can be stained and its color can be
affected. Also, its fire-resistant properties
can be reduced if the material is not
properly maintained.
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NOTICE
• Caring for the leather seats
Using anything but recommended
- Vacuum the seat periodically to
cleaners and procedures may affect the
remove dust and sand on the seat. It
fabric’s appearance and fire-resistant
will prevent abrasion or damage of
properties.
the leather and maintain its quality.
- Wipe the natural leather seat cover
Leather (if equipped)
often with dry or soft cloth.
Features of seat leather
- Use of proper leather protector may
prevent abrasion of the cover and
- Leather is made from the outer skin
helps maintain the color. Be sure to
of an animal, which goes through a
read the instructions and consult
special process to be available for
a specialist when using leather
use. Since it is a natural product,
coating or protective agent.
each part differs in thickness or
density.
- Light colored (beige, cream beige)
leather is easily contaminated and
Wrinkles may appear as a natural
the stain is noticeable. Clean the
result of stretching and shrinking
seats frequently.
depending on the temperature and
humidity.
- Avoid wiping with wet cloth. It may
cause the surface to crack.
- The seat is made of stretchable
fabric to improve comfort.
• Cleaning the leather seats
- The parts contacting the body are
curved and the side supporting
- Remove all contaminations
area is high which provides driving
instantly. Refer to instructions below
comfort and stability.
for removal of each contaminant.
- Wrinkles may appear naturally
- Cosmetic products (sunscreen,
from usage. It is not a fault of the
foundation, etc.)
products.
Apply cleansing cream on a cloth
and wipe the contaminated spot.
Wipe off the cream with a wet cloth
CAUTION
and remove water with a dry cloth.
Wrinkles or abrasions which appear
- Beverages (coffee, soft drink, etc.)
naturally from usage are not covered
Apply a small amount of neutral
by warranty.
detergent and wipe until
Belts with metallic accessories,
contaminations do not smear.
zippers or keys inside the back
- Oil
pocket may damage the seat fabric.
Remove oil instantly with
Make sure not to wet the seat. It may
absorbable cloth and wipe with
change the nature of natural leather.
stain remover used only for natural
Jeans or clothes which could bleach
leather.
may contaminate the surface of the
- Chewing gum
seat covering fabric.
Harden the gum with ice and
remove gradually.
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Maintenance
EMISSION CONTROL
Cleaning the Seat Belt Webbing
SYSTEM
Clean the belt webbing with any
The emission control system of your
mild soap solution recommended for
vehicle is covered by a written limited
cleaning upholstery or carpet. Follow
warranty. Please see the warranty
the instructions provided with the soap.
information contained in the Owner’s
Do not bleach or re-dye the webbing
Handbook & Warranty Information
because this may weaken the seat belt.
booklet in your vehicle.
Your vehicle is equipped with an
Cleaning the Interior Window Glass
emission control system to meet all
If the interior glass surfaces of the
applicable emission regulations. There
vehicle become hazy (that is, covered
are three emission control systems, as
with an oily, greasy or waxy film), they
follows.
should be cleaned with glass cleaner.
Follow the directions on the glass cleaner
(1) Crankcase emission control system
container.
(2) Evaporative emission control system
(3) Exhaust emission control system
NOTICE
Do not scrape or scratch the inside of
In order to ensure the proper function
the rear window. This may result in
of the emission control systems, it
damage to the rear window defroster
is recommended that you have your
grid.
vehicle inspected and maintained
by an authorized HYUNDAI dealer in
accordance with the maintenance
schedule in this manual.
NOTICE
For the Inspection and Maintenance
Test (with Electronic Stability Control
(ESC) system)
To prevent the vehicle from misfiring
during dynamometer testing, turn
the Electronic Stability Control
(ESC) system off by pressing the ESC
switch (ESC OFF light illuminated).
After dynamometer testing is
completed, turn the ESC system back
on by pressing the ESC switch again.
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1. Crankcase Emission Control
3. Exhaust Emission Control
System
System
The positive crankcase ventilation system
The Exhaust Emission Control System is
is employed to prevent air pollution
a highly effective system which controls
caused by blow-by gases being emitted
exhaust emissions while maintaining
from the crankcase. This system supplies
good vehicle performance.
fresh filtered air to the crankcase through
When the engine starts or fails to start,
the air intake hose. Inside the crankcase,
excessive attempts to restart the engine
the fresh air mixes with blow-by gases,
may cause damage to the emission
which then pass through the PCV valve
system.
into the induction system.
Engine Exhaust (carbon Monoxide)
2. Evaporative Emission Control
Precautions
System Including Onboard
• Carbon monoxide can be present
Refueling Vapor Recovery
with other exhaust fumes. If you smell
(ORVR)
exhaust fumes of any kind in your
The Evaporative Emission Control System
vehicle, drive with all the windows
fully open. Have your vehicle checked
is designed to prevent fuel vapors from
escaping into the atmosphere. The
and repaired immediately.
ORVR system is designed to allow the
vapors from the fuel tank to be loaded
WARNING
into a canister while refueling at the gas
station, preventing the escape of fuel
Engine exhaust gases contain carbon
vapors into the atmosphere.
monoxide (CO). Though colorless and
odorless, it is dangerous and could be
Canister
lethal if inhaled. Follow the instructions
on this page to avoid CO poisoning.
Fuel vapors generated inside the fuel
tank are absorbed and stored in the
onboard canister. When the engine is
WARNING
running, the fuel vapors absorbed in the
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65
canister are drawn into the surge tank
WARNING
through the purge control solenoid valve.
Engine exhaust and a wide variety of
Purge Control Solenoid Valve (PCSV)
automobile components and parts,
including components found in the
The purge control solenoid valve
interior furnishings in a vehicle, contain
is controlled by the Engine Control
or emit chemicals known to the State
Module (ECM); when the engine coolant
of California to cause cancer and
temperature is low during idling, the
birth defects and reproductive harm.
PCSV closes so that evaporated fuel
In addition, certain fluids contained
is not taken into the engine. After the
in vehicles and certain products of
engine warms-up during ordinary
component wear contain or emit
driving, the PCSV opens to introduce
chemicals known to the State of
evaporated fuel to the engine.
California to cause cancer and birth
defects or other reproductive harm.
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Maintenance
• Do not operate the engine in confined
Your vehicle is equipped with a catalytic
or closed areas (such as garages) any
converter emission control device.
more than what is necessary to move
To prevent damage to the catalytic
the vehicle in or out of the area.
converter and to your vehicle, take the
• When the vehicle is stopped in an
following precautions:
open area for more than a short time
Use only UNLEADED FUEL for
with the engine running, adjust the
gasoline engines.
ventilation system (as needed) to draw
Do not operate the vehicle when
outside air into the vehicle.
there are signs of engine malfunction,
• Never sit in a parked or stopped
such as misfire or a noticeable loss of
vehicle for any extended time with the
performance.
engine running.
Do not misuse or abuse the engine.
• When the engine stalls or fails to
Examples of misuse are coasting with
start, excessive attempts to restart
the engine off and descending steep
the engine may cause damage to the
grades in gear with the engine off.
emission control system.
Do not operate the engine at high
idle speed for extended periods (5
Operating Precautions for Catalytic
minutes or more).
Converters (if equipped)
Do not modify or tamper with any
part of the engine or emission
WARNING
control system. All inspections and
The exhaust system and catalytic
adjustments must be made by an
system are very hot while the engine is
authorized HYUNDAI dealer.
running or immediately after the engine
Avoid driving with extremely low
is turned off. To avoid SERIOUS INJURY
fuel level. If you run out of gasoline,
or DEATH:
it could cause the engine to misfire
Do not park, idle, or drive the vehicle
and result in excessive loading of the
over or near flammable objects, such
catalytic converter.
as grass, vegetation, paper, leaves,
etc. A hot exhaust system can ignite
flammable items under your vehicle.
Keep away from the exhaust system
and catalytic converter or you may
get burned.
Also, Do not remove the heat sink
around the exhaust system, do not
seal the bottom of the vehicle, and
do not coat the vehicle for corrosion
control. It may present a fire risk
under certain conditions.
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CALIFORNIA PERCHLORATE NOTICE
Perchlorate Material-special handling may apply, See:
https://dtsc.ca.gov/perchlorate.
Notice to California Vehicle Dismantlers:
Perchlorate containing materials, such as air bag inflators, seatbelt pretensioners and
keyless remote entry batteries, must be disposed of according to Title 22 California
Code of Regulations Section 67384.10 (a).
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Maintenance
CONSUMER INFORMATION
This consumer information has been prepared in accordance with regulations issued
by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the U.S. Department of
Transportation.Your HYUNDAI dealer will help answer any questions you may have as
you read this information.
HYUNDAI motor vehicles are designed and manufactured to meet or exceed all
applicable safety standards.
For your safety, however, we strongly urge you to read and follow all directions in
this Owner’s Manual, particularly the information under the headings “NOTICE”,
CAUTION” and “WARNING”.
If, after reading this manual, you have any questions regarding the operation of your
vehicle, please contact the Hyundai Customer Care Center.
Hyundai Customer Care
P.O. Box 20850
Fountain Valley, CA 92728
800-633-5151
consumeraffairs@hmausa.com
Hyundai’s Customer Care Center representatives are available Monday through Friday,
between the hours of 6:00 AM and 5:00 PM PST
and Saturday between 6:30 AM and 3:00 PM PST (English).
For Customer Care assistance in Spanish or Korean, representatives are available
Monday through Friday between 6:30 AM and 3:00 PM PST.
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REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
If you believe that your vehicle has a defect which could cause a crash or could cause
injury or death, you should immediately inform the National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration (NHTSA) in addition to notifying HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA.
To contact NHTSA, you may call the Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888- 327-4236
(TTY: 1-800-424-9153);
download the SaferCar mobile application;
or write to: Administrator, NHTSA
1200 New Jersey Ave, SE,
West Building Washington, D.C. 20590.
You can also obtain other information about motor vehicle safety from
If NHTSA receives similar complaints, it may open an investigation, and if it finds that a
safety defect exists in a group of vehicles, it may order a recall and remedy campaign.
However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your
dealer, or HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA.
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Index
I
Index
A
Accessing Your Vehicle
5-4
Immobilizer System
5-11
Remote Key
5-4
Smart Key
5-7
Air Bag - Advanced Supplemental Restraint System
3-31
Additional Safety Precautions
3-51
Air Bag Warning Labels
3-51
How Does the Air Bag System Operate?
3-36
Occupant Classification System (OCS)
3-40
SRS Care
3-50
What to Expect After an Air Bag Inflates
3-39
Where Are the Air Bags?
3-33
Why Didn’t My Air Bag Go Off in a Collision?
3-46
Air Cleaner
9-22
Filter Replacement
9-22
Air Conditioning System
2-10
Appearance Care
9-60
Exterior Care
9-60
Interior Care
9-64
Automatic Climate Control System
5-58
Automatic Temperature Control Mode
5-59
Manual Temperature Control Mode
5-60
System Maintenance
5-65
System Operation
5-64
B
Battery
9-26
Battery Recharging
9-27
For Best Battery Service
9-27
Reset Features
9-27
Before Driving
6-4
Before Entering the Vehicle
6-4
Before Starting
6-4
Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW)
7-35
Blind-Spot Collision Warning malfunction and limitations
7-39
Blind-Spot Collision Warning operation
7-38
Blind-Spot Collision Warning settings
7-37
I-2
I
Brake/Clutch Fluid
9-20
Checking the Brake/Clutch Fluid Level
9-20
Brake System
6-17
Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
6-19
Disc Brakes Wear Indicator
6-17
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
6-21
Good Braking Practices
6-24
Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC)
6-24
Parking Brake
6-18
Power Brakes
6-17
Rear Drum Brakes
6-18
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
6-23
Bulb Wattage
2-8
C
California Perchlorate Notice
9-69
Child Restraint System (CRS)
3-23
Children Always in the Rear
3-23
Installing a Child Restraint System (CRS)
3-25
Selecting a Child Restraint System (CRS)
3-24
Climate Control Air Filter
9-23
Filter Inspection
9-23
Cluster Display
4-21
Cluster Display Control
4-21
Cluster Display Modes
4-22
Consumer Information
9-70
Cruise Control (CC)
7-53
Cruise Control operation
7-53
D
Dimensions
2-7
Door Locks
5-12
Automatic Door Lock and Unlock Features
5-15
Child-Protector Rear Door Locks
5-15
Operating Door Locks from Inside the Vehicle
5-13
Operating Door Locks from Outside the Vehicle
5-12
I-3
Index
Drive Mode Integrated Control System
6-25
Cluster Display Message
6-26
Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
7-48
Driver Attention Warning malfunction and limitations
7-50
Driver Attention Warning operation
7-49
Driver Attention Warning settings
7-48
E
Emission Control System
9-66
Crankcase Emission Control System
9-67
Evaporative Emission Control System Including Onboard Refueling Vapor
Recovery (ORVR)
9-67
Exhaust Emission Control System
9-67
Engine
2-7
Engine Compartment
9-3
Engine Compartment
2-6
Engine Coolant
9-17
Changing Engine Coolant
9-19
Checking the Engine Coolant Level
9-17
Engine Number
2-14
Engine Oil
9-15
Checking the Engine Oil and Filter
9-16
Checking the Engine Oil Level
9-15
Explanation of Scheduled Maintenance Items
9-12
Exterior Features
5-79
Roof Side Rails
5-79
Exterior Overview
2-2
F
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Front View Camera Only)
7-2
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist malfunction and limitations
7-7
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist operation
7-5
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist settings
7-3
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Sensor Fusion)
7-14
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist Malfunction and Limitations
7-21
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist Operation
7-18
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist Settings
7-16
I-4
I
Fuel Filler Door
5-36
Closing the Fuel Filler Door
5-36
Opening the Fuel Filler Door
5-36
Fuel Requirements
1-5
Fuses
9-40
Engine Compartment Panel Fuse Replacement
9-42
Fuse/Relay Panel Description
9-44
Instrument Panel Fuse Replacement
9-41
G
Guide to Hyundai Genuine Parts
1-3
H
Hazard Warning Flasher
8-2
Hood
5-32
Closing the Hood
5-33
Opening the Hood
5-32
How to Use This Manual
1-4
I
If the Engine Overheats
8-6
If the Engine Will Not Start
8-3
If the Engine Doesn’t Turn Over or Turns Over Slowly
8-3
If the Engine Turns Over Normally but Doesn’t Start
8-3
If you Have a Flat Tire (With Spare Tire)
8-15
Changing Tires
8-16
Jack and Tools
8-15
Ignition Switch
6-5
Engine Start/Stop Button
6-8
Key Ignition Switch
6-5
Important Safety Precautions
3-2
Air Bag Hazards
3-2
Always Wear Your Seat Belt
3-2
Control Your Speed
3-2
Driver Distraction
3-2
Keep Your Vehicle in Safe Condition
3-2
Restrain All Children
3-2
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