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2005 Hyundai Santa Fe

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Information shown for entry-level SUV.

Fuel Economy:
City 16/Hwy 21/Comb 18 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Engine: V6, 2.7 Liter Transmission: Automatic
Country of Origin: Korea Country of Assembly: Korea

2005 Hyundai Santa Fe Consumer Reviews

Overall Rating
8.8
Out of 10

Based on 664 Ratings for the 2001 - 2006 models.

Review this car
  • Value
    9.1/10
    Quality
    9.0/10
  • Reliability
    9.2/10
    Performance
    8.9/10
  • Comfort
    8.9/10
    Styling
    8.8/10

this is the best vehicle I have ever owned.

By on Thursday, January 15, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 188,000

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"This is the best vehicle I have ever owned. Fantastic, dependable, rugged, comfortable, and great for Wisconsin winter driving!"

5 people out of 9 found this review helpful

never kept one this long. Good

By on Wednesday, January 14, 2015

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 73,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
8/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
8/10
Performance
7/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
9/10

Pros: "at the time it was a geat price"

Cons: "n/a"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9

"One of the best vehicles I have ever owned. Never kept a vehicle this long. It has been very reliable."

4 people out of 6 found this review helpful

excellent, but noisy ride.

By on Friday, December 26, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 150,000

10 8.0
overall rating 8 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
8/10
Value
4/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
7/10
Styling
7/10
Comfort
7/10

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"Really miss lighting of some interior features at night. Have had vehichle almost 10 years - and still prefer it over anything else !!"

7 people out of 9 found this review helpful

best car I have ever owned

By on Tuesday, December 02, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 110,394

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
10/10
Quality
10/10
Performance
10/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "it was the perfect car for my needs."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Brand new timing belt and serpentine belt, brand new power steering pump and hoses, brand new AC compressor, tires just rotated, brand new windshield."

8 people out of 14 found this review helpful

Solid ride

By on Friday, November 14, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 120,000

10 9.0
overall rating 9 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
9/10
Value
9/10
Reliability
9/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
8/10
Comfort
7/10

Pros: "V6 has great pickup and passing power"

Cons: "V6 is not great on miles per gallon"

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 8

"Solid ride means, the leather seats are not too comfortable. Tracks well in curves and on mountain roads. Hope it will last another 100k miles."

10 people out of 15 found this review helpful

Bought it new in 03 and have not been sorry.

By on Thursday, October 30, 2014

I own this car - My approximate mileage is 145,500

10 10.0
overall rating 10 of 10rating details

Reviewer Ratings

Overall Rating
10/10
Value
10/10
Reliability
7/10
Quality
9/10
Performance
9/10
Styling
10/10
Comfort
10/10

Pros: "Runs well and rest assured it will for you."

Cons: "Seat sits high, if you are tall not much room."

Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10

"Really like the car, bought the LX model and have enjoyed the interior. The draw back is low resale value. Had to replace air conditioner and power steering lines, besides normal matinence."

12 people out of 17 found this review helpful

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