2004 Hyundai Santa Fe User Reviews

2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 17 reviews

  • Performance:3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars3.7 out of 5 stars 3.7 / 5
  • Appearance:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Overall: 4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars4.4 out of 5 stars 4.4 / 5

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"fuel economy" 9 reviews
"ride" 7 reviews
"comfortable car" 6 reviews
"power" 5 reviews
"reliable car" 4 reviews
CONS
"power" 2 reviews

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Nicole writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L Review
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Runs great, very comfortable, decent gas for an SUV

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Becareful of the dealer you buy from... I have talked to other people with the same car but bougt at different dealers and they have never had a prob with their cars!

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Don't Buy A Car From Millenimum! — The dealer has more excuses then anyone I know and nothing ever gets fixed! The car is very comfortable and rides great. The gas isn't great but it's not horrible. I have had many problems with the car so I have talked to other people with Hyundai. People who have bought their cars at Millenium have all had problems and people who have bought them at other dealers have never had a problem!

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Mario_M13 writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L Review
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5

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Low Gas mileage for a SUV.

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Mario_M13
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A Good Car For Family. — A very inexpensive SUV with a very good gas mileage for this class and equipped with a powerful engine (3,5l). A good family car with low cost of maintenance and fun to drive for long trips. A great car for SUV.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Joanne485 writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Base Review
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5

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ok on gas, handles well, comfy, reliable, roomy, acclerates well

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some people think it's a rich person's car (so not!) and think it's ok to hit it and blame you so they can get money though they wont! ugh!

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I Love My Santa Fe! — Great car! Handles well, comfortable, reliable, roomy, great acceleration, fits our hockey gear comfortably!

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Robert4259 writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L AWD Review
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great millage

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cheap radio

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Yes I Would Purchase Again — what can i say ... love the car ,reliabile car for it's class cheap on gaz ( good millage ) , performance is good has a good kick , the tires are 225-60-16 BF GOODRICH nice look , has a fold in fold out table in rear but small, radio is not great hyundai brand it gave out after 2 yrs , 4 speakers and 2 tweeters in front for a total of 120w/db ... yes i would purchase it again !

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shails writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L AWD Review
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4

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Good big vehical for family

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Spped

shails
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Family Car — Family Car. I welcomed my baby with my parents i this car. All fits well. On highways this car give good mileage. Can tow a car also. Very powerful. Looks are kind of outdated. Not light in drive. a a

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ajw999 writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Base Review
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Gas Mileage, Driving Experience, Cost to own, Lightweight, Sporty Design, Great in the Snow, Great Visibility, Cheap to purchase

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The power going up hills is decent and could probably improve as well as the handling that seems to be focused on more with the newer models.

ajw999
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Great Suv! Good On Gas And Low Maintenance! — Great car. Performs well in almost every driving condition (including snow) and has great comfort and interior space. I've never broken down in it and have had minimum maintenance work done. The stock stereo system is great as well as the car's cabin noise (which is minimal). All of these great features still cannot beat the fuel sipping 4cyl engine that still gets 26mpg at 110000miles. In short, GREAT CAR.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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OKGMA46 writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L Review
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power, back seats  Reliability  Family car  Fuel Economy  Cargo capacity

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Could use paint job.

OKGMA46
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Good Car, Runs Well, Good On Fuel, Has Tow Hitch, Has Sunroof — This car has served me well. It gets great gas mileage and has good pick-up. The front seats are adjustable and very comfortable. The hitch is attached and strong. The sunroof is large and the side windows are lightly tinted.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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fluffalena writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Base Review
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4

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This car rides comfortable, it can take the sharp truns real good.   

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it has some road nois. And that's all I can think of that's bad.  Every thing else is great

fluffalena
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This Is A Great Car — Its a very nice car. I like the fact that it's clean. When driving this car it rides real nice and very comfortable to sit when going on long rides.. The tires look real good and should last at least another 2 years. The brakes are like new. The car will stop on a dime. I really like that. The gas mileage is real good. The maintenance and repair cost is more then fair.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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maxprimol writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Base Review
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Reliability, gas mileage, handles great, plenty of room

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nothing

maxprimol
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Great Performance, Fun To Drive — I like everything about this car. It is easy and fun to drive and it gets good gas mileage. This car is also very comfortable to sit in while driving. I haven't noticed any blind spots. This car has been very reliable.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Ripp writes:
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L Review
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5

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Excellent vehicle, maintenance only, nothing breaks
Accelerates quickly, 5 speed auto trans, handles well, fun to drive
Good paint, good interior, easy cleaning, wears well

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Ripp
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Very Good Car! — Really liked the look, the options, the performance and handling. All makes for a comfortable and fun drive! No repairs and usual maintenance makes it very affordable. Can handle quite a bit of cargo with folding seats and the rear cargo area.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Reviews From Other Years

2001 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Huh By Mbogart

Great Accleration and handling. Just replaced purge value and motor for driver side windows. Some minor dings and dents. Interior could use a detailing due to haveing 2 kids. Pretty good gas milea... Read More

Good Good By Kirsty

I love my car. It does what it needs to do and has really good gas mileage for a midsize suv. I love that I can have four people and four people's luggage and still have room to breath on a road trip.... Read More

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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

All Good.. By charmed1felicia

I love this vehicle so far , I bought it used ,it was well maintained from the previous owner...that helps...at 130,000 miles , It brakes and handles smoothly...I got it inspected before I bought it b... Read More

Great For People Who Don't Know How To Check The Oil...lol By Brigette

Since my husband bought this vehicle in 2002, I think he's only had to do the regular maintenance on it. Nothings ever broken, just the normal wear and tear. I don't know a whole lot because my husban... Read More

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2003 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

I Loved Driving It, Great Vehicle For All Seasons By candicemercedes

I really enjoyed having the Santa Fe for the past 10 years. It never steered me wrong. Very dependable, easy to maintain and keep clean and still drives and looks like new today. I would recommend thi... Read More

Overall A Nice Reliable Suv By MBlood

Nice SUV, holds up well and with regular maintanence should last well over 200,000 miles. Currentl have about 110,000 miles with only one major issue, the failure of the throtle body. If Hyundai conti... Read More

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2005 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Reliable, Not Luxury. Good For Commute By jrubiera

If u have a kid that's going to college or an everyday commute car and luxury is not a priority, this is it! Good on gas and reliable. Just maintain it properly like every other car and you are good t... Read More

Great Car! By nnevins

I've owned my 2005 Santa Fe for 5 years and have loved it the entire time. It's been perfect for our family of 4 for vacations and around town travel. We've never had a single problem that I didn't cr... Read More

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2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Very Reliable, Fun To Drive And Versatile By beachheads3

The Santa Fe is a good-looking and versatile vehicle due to off-road height, curvaeous design and storage capacity, including a roof rack. The stereo system is excellent. The sun roof opens completely... Read More

See To Believe! By Robert

I bought this car for my wife brand new in 2006. She loved it. She took my 1997 Mercury Cougar in the divorce. It has brand new Michelin tires (less than 1 year old). The windows on the back are tinte... Read More

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