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MOTOR PINGING I HAVE A SANTA FE 2003 4 CY THAT THE MOTOR PINGS SINCE NEW BUT ONLY IN HOT WEATHER ON AND OFF AND AT TIMES PINGS SO BAD THAT I THINK THE MOTOR IS GOING TO GET DAMAGED. THE HYUNDAI MECHANICS CANT FIND THE PROBLEM AND NOW IT STOPED WORKING AND THEY CHANGED THE SENSOR-CRA, COIL ASSY ETC. WHATS THE PROBLEME WITH THE CAR, NEED HELP.

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  • Anonymous Oct 23, 2008

    I have the same problem with my 2003 Sante Fe, I bought it from the dealer and within a week after purchase it started making a noise. Took it back and they said it was nothing. I have spoken to 2 other people with the same vehicle and they have the same problem. I bought into a lemon. (Never again)

  • CORDILLERA3 Oct 27, 2008

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    No, the mass airflow sensor has not been replaced by hyundai and there is no way that thy will do it if I tell them. Also the motor will start pinging only if the weather is over 76 and the hotter the weather the louder the pinging till it seem,s the motor will break apart. Can there be something else besides the airflow sensor, the motor is still under guaranty.

  • Eric kaiser May 11, 2010

    has the mass airflow sensor been replaced these engines were always bad for pinging under load

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Sorry I got a head of myself without a check engine light it probably isnt a mass air flow the 2.4 liter engine is a very very touchy engine I don't think that there would be anything covered by the waranty as its a 2003 things to check first would be tune up condition including a fuel filter and the most important thing is the timming belt and balaceshaft belt

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