Transmission Services for 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe

What’s the Importance of Your 2006 Santa Fe’s Transmission?

Your transmission carries power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive at the speed you desire. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Santa Fe’s performance. They're often easy to notice. 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe transmission problems could include shifting delays, grinding or jumping during acceleration, the car shaking on the road, or whistling noises and a burning smell coming from under the hood. If you ignore Hyundai Santa Fe transmission issues you might notice your fuel economy decrease or discover that your Santa Fe’s not even driveable.

Hyundai Transmission Recommendations for 2006 Santa Fes

Hyundai recommends having your Santa Fe's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. First off, the transmission fluid in your Santa Fe should be exchanged regularly with Hyundai-approved fluid. Our technicians are trained to service 2006  Hyundai Santa Fe transmission systems according to vehicle manufacturer recommendations. Schedule an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of transmission problems to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Hyundai Santa Fe Transmission Service Cost

We do our best to keep Hyundai Santa Fe transmission repairs and services affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We’ll check out your Santa Fe’s major systems and components to help inform your car service decisions. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or routine maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

Questions About 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe’s Transmission

  • What happens when you "ride" your Hyundai's brakes? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • How much can I tow in a Hyundai Santa Fe? Think twice before volunteering to tow your friend's moving trailer, no matter how light the load might seem. Defying your Santa Fe towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Always consult your owner's manual before towing or hauling something.
  • Does my Santa Fe's transmission fluid need to be inspected? Regularly checking and exchanging your 2006 Santa Fe’s transmission fluid is one of the best ways to help the transmission system perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Hyundai, so check with your technician first. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Brake for Hyundai Santa Fe Transmission Service

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2006 Santa Fe, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.