I have a 2009 sante fe 3.3L won't start, why?

Asked by Jan 24, 2016 at 04:03 PM about the 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I see smoke coming from around the starter when I boost the battery. This is
with a new battery car will not turn over. starter gets HOT!

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Sounds like loose connections at starter check and tighten connections.

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Or possibly a crossed wire

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