Asked by: Dzianis Baviano
asked in category: General Last Updated: 10th June, 2020

Does the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe have a timing belt?

Can't seam to be able to get a straight answer on weather a 2008 santa fe with a 3.3 v-6 engine has a timing belt or chain.

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Also, does Hyundai Santa Fe have timing chain?

Hyundai Santa Fe / Santa Fe XL Limited / Limited Ultimate / SE / SE Ultimate 2018, Timing Chain Tensioner Oil Bridge by Auto 7®. Over the lifespan of your vehicle your engine's parts can become worn and in need of replacement.

Additionally, when should a timing belt be replaced on a Hyundai Santa Fe? Most timing belts will need to be replaced as part of regular maintenance every 60,000 to 100,000 miles, and most related problems are caused by not replacing it when you're supposed to. If the timing belt is starting to go bad, the engine will run poorly and the check engine light will likely come on.

Also, does the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe have a timing belt or chain?

While all Santa Fes are currently AWD, Hyundai told CarsGuide it was reviewing the case for a two-wheel drive version. Towing capacity remains the same at 2000kg. Both engines have a timing chain rather than a timing belt – the chain has a lifetime service life which saves on maintenance costs of changing a belt.

Do Hyundais have timing chains?

Kia and Hyundai currently do not manufacture a vehicle with a timing belt. The Alpha engine uses a belt to turn the exhaust camshaft and a chain to use the intake camshaft. When replacing this belt, it is important to change the tensioner and upper idler pulley.

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