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Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Steering Wheel Shimmy at low speeds Hyundai Santa Fe

Bulletin RCB 12-02

Subject: Steering Wheel Shimmy at low speeds

Vehicle Involved: 2001- 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe vehicles

Condition: Low and uneven tire pressure will cause vehicle to battle with Rack and Pinion centering, causing steering wheel to shimmy at lower speeds.

Repair Procedure: Properly inflate tires to manufacture specification. Two common methods are referring to door jam sticker or follow tire manufacturer specification on tire.

Tire Inflation Pressure


  1. Awesome job once again... I love reading these things, it keeps me from having to find out anything on my own.

  2. This is the exact same problem I had with my Deville for a long time... would've helped if the tires stayed inflated. Probably had something with the replica rims I had installed a while back.