Neither is that a common problem with the 3.5, I have a -03 LX 3.5, never
notice any problem with the fly-by-wire accelerator pedal.
I'll had loved to get a real tranny (manual), but the 5 speed auto is not
that bad at all.
Pete & Cindy wrote:
: is this just an issue with the 3.5 V6?? as I have an 06 Santa Fe with an
: 2.7 V6 and I dont have that problem.. acceleration is nice and smooth
: from the start why would there be a difference from one to the other??
: just curious..
:: Since the other thread was too long for me to navigate thru I thought
:: I'd just start over. Regarding the comments about the accelerator
:: (which I call a gas pedal) I had posted the same thing several months
:: ago about my 2003 Santa Fe. The service people could not fix it. It
:: is not a "computerized" gas pedal, or electronic. I was basically told
:: to live with it. Also, I have spoken with several other Santa Fe
:: owners who have the same thing. You think the company would put out a
:: fix for it. It is very annoying, especially this winter when I want
:: nice smooth starts in the snow. Hyundai Tech's ideas did not work, so
:: for now I just live with it. And I don't care what you say, it has to
:: effect the gas mileage, which isn't good to begin with. Other than
:: than I love the vehicle.