Asked by: Denise Weisshar
asked in category: General Last Updated: 20th February, 2020

Does the Hyundai Santa Fe have a timing belt or chain?

Most versions of the Santa Fe diesel had a timing chain, but there was a 2.2-litre CRDi diesel, codenamed aD4EB-V, made between 2006 and 2010 that had a belt. Check the code number of your engine to see if you have that engine.

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Subsequently, one may also ask, 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.

Also, do Hyundais have timing belts or chains? As of 2013, all Hyundai engine models have a chain. The chain runs inside the engine and is lubricated by the engine oil. Unlike a timing belt that needs to be replaced after a certain amount of travel due to wear, the chain doesn't require special maintenance or replacement at a certain interval.

Consequently, does the Hyundai Santa Fe have a 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.

Does the 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe have a timing belt or chain?

In the US, the Sport only comes with the Theta II engine (2.4L or 2.0L turbo). The Theta has a timing chain (not a belt).

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