Exterior

Roughly the same size as Honda’s first-generation CR-V, the Santa Fe is 177.2 inches long overall and close to 66 inches tall. It rides on a 103.1-inch wheelbase. Ford’s Escape has the same wheelbase but is 4 inches shorter overall. The Santa Fe’s bulging front fenders are similar to the ones used on the Tiburon sport coupe. The four-door SUV is equipped with a rear liftgate and standard 16-inch tires.

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    Checking the Transaxle Oil (Manual)
    Transaxle lubricant in the manual transaxle should be checked at those intervals specified in the vehicle maintenance schedule in Section 5. WARNING: It is always better to check the transaxle oil ...

    Automatic climate control system
    To defog inside windshield 1. Select desired fan speed. 2. Select desired temperature. 3. Press the defrost button ( ). 4. The outside (fresh) air position will be selected automatically. If th ...

    Obtain Spare Tire and Tool
    Remove the spare tire and remove the jack and tool bag from the trunk. NOTE: The spare tire and tool is located beneath the luggage mat in the vehicle trunk or luggage compartment. ...