2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

Asked by Mar 09, 2017 at 12:29 AM about the 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Vehicle stopped running and gave codes 1159,
0300, 0301 & 0305.  Replaced the VIM, plugs, wires
and cleaned the throttle body and the 0301 & 0305
codes no longer showed but the 1159 and 0300
remain. The vehicle still does not start, still cranks
but will not start. Any idea what else could be
remaining problems?

2 Answers

74,645

There is a service bulletin on the po300 code, www.autocodes.com/uploads/hyundai/09-EM-002.pdf Also the p1159 code I would suggest looking on you tube to see how it is fixed...P1159 HYUNDAI - Variable Intake Motor Malfunction...Possible causes; Faulty Variable Intake Motor, Variable Intake Motor harness is open or shorted, Variable Intake Motor circuit poor electrical connection...P1159 HYUNDAI Description Variable Intake System (VIS) is used to increase torque at lower rpm and increase horsepower at higher rpm. Sigma 3.5ℓ engine has two intake runners for each cylinder. The primary intake runner is a long, thin tube in which the intake air passes through. This allows a strong stream of air to blast into the cylinder, helping low-end torque. The secondary intake runner is a short, fat tube. This allows a large volume of air to be sucked into the engine, increasing high-end horsepower. At lower rpm range, the engine does not provide enough suction into the cylinders, starving the engine of much needed oxygen. The skinny tube helps blast the air into the cylinder for more oxygen. At higher rpm, the engine has plenty of suction but the intake runner is too small to provide the oxygen it needs. Like I said, check on you tube on this code.

3,595

https://www.engine-codes.com/p1159.html

Your Answer

Hyundai Santa Fe Experts

  • #1
    LouB
    Reputation
    3,590
  • #2
    me29
    Reputation
    3,510
  • #3
    cargurus55
    Reputation
    1,080
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Hyundai Tucson
182 Great Deals out of 27,084 listings starting at $2,490
Used Kia Sorento
492 Great Deals out of 28,972 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda CR-V
758 Great Deals out of 56,072 listings starting at $1,750
Used Toyota Highlander
470 Great Deals out of 30,402 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota RAV4
708 Great Deals out of 45,655 listings starting at $1,195
Used Hyundai Sonata
724 Great Deals out of 50,361 listings starting at $500
Used Honda Pilot
507 Great Deals out of 35,416 listings starting at $500
Used Ford Escape
1,064 Great Deals out of 93,902 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Explorer
912 Great Deals out of 67,921 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Equinox
983 Great Deals out of 60,959 listings starting at $999
Used Nissan Murano
343 Great Deals out of 25,059 listings starting at $999
Used Nissan Pathfinder
364 Great Deals out of 26,471 listings starting at $1,500
Used Acura MDX
454 Great Deals out of 16,924 listings starting at $1,200

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe For Sale
3,530 listings starting at $26,166
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe For Sale
49 Great Deals out of 5,529 listings starting at $16,591
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 377 listings starting at $15,691
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 319 listings starting at $14,734
2014 Hyundai Santa Fe For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 549 listings starting at $13,992

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.