Review: Hyundai Terracan (2003 – 2007)

Rating:

Well suited to towing and hard off-road use. Good value as a tough workhorse.

Its off-road ability compromises its road manners. Heavy on fuel and unrefined.

Recently Added To This Review

1 September 2006

Terracan Limited launched. Extra kit includes DVD player, privacy glass and bespoke two-tone grey and black leather interior, complete with seat faces and mats stitched with the Hyundai Terracan Limited... Read more

Hyundai Terracan (2003 – 2007): At A Glance

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Real MPG average for a Hyundai Terracan (2003 – 2007)

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Average performance

92%

Real MPG

24–35 mpg

MPGs submitted

18

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Hyundai Terracan handing problems

My friend has a 2004 Hyundai Terracan which he has owned for a couple of years and has generally been quite happy with it. Recently, it has started to show severe handling problems, becoming quite unstable above around 40mph and rolling around corners. Do you have any idea what be causing this?
Shattered dampers, worn tyres, worn suspension bushes, and they never handled well in the first place.
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