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Hyundai Santa Cruz 2021-2024 Owners Manual / Maintenance / Scheduled Maintenance Services

Hyundai Santa Cruz: Maintenance / Scheduled Maintenance Services

Follow Normal Maintenance Schedule if the vehicle is usually operated where none of the following conditions apply. If any of the following conditions apply, you must follow the Maintenance Under Severe Usage Conditions.

  • Repeated driving short distance of less than 5 miles (8 km) in normal temperature or less than 10 miles (16 km) in freezing temperature
  • Extensive engine idling or low speed driving for long distances
  • Driving on rough, dusty, muddy, unpaved, graveled or salt-spread roads
  • Driving in areas using salt or other corrosive materials or in very cold weather
  • Driving in heavy dust conditions
  • Driving in heavy traffic area
  • Driving on uphill, downhill, or mountain road repeatedly
  • Towing a trailer or using a camper, or driving with loads on the roof
  • Driving as a patrol car, taxi, other commercial use of vehicle towing
  • Frequently driving under high speed or rapid acceleration/deceleration
  • Frequently driving in stop-and-go condition
  • Engine oil usage which is not recommended (Mineral type, Semi-synthetic, Lower grade spec, etc.)

If your vehicle is operated under the above conditions, you should inspect, replace or refill more frequently than the following Normal Maintenance Schedule. After the periods or distance shown in the chart, continue to follow the prescribed maintenance intervals.


After 10 years or 100,000 miles, we recommend to use severe maintenance schedule.


  • As it is normal for engine oil to be consumed during driving, the engine oil level should be checked on regular basis.
  • The engine oil change interval for normal operating conditions is based on the use of the recommended engine specification. If the recommended engine oil specification is not used, then replace the engine oil according to the maintenance schedule under severe operating conditions.
Owner Maintenance Schedule
When you stop for fuel: Check the coolant level in the engine coolant reservoir. Check the windshield washer fluid level. Check for low or under-inflated tires. WARNING Be careful when checki ...

Normal Maintenance Schedule
I : Inspect and if necessary, adjust, correct, clean or replace. R : Replace or change. ...

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Hyundai Santa Cruz 2021-2024 Owners Manual: Brake Fluid
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Hyundai Santa Cruz 2021-2024 Owners Manual: Jump Starting
Jump starting can be dangerous if done incorrectly. Follow the jump starting procedure in this section to avoid serious injury or damage to your vehicle. If in doubt about how to properly jump start your vehicle, we strongly recommend that you have a service technician or towing service do it ...

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