2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Maintenance Specifications and Stock Settings

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0 Turbo Limited in Canyon Copper
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0 Turbo Limited in Canyon Copper

These are my own notes for my own vehicle. Use at your own risk. Always consult your vehicle’s official manual.

Oil, Canadian Climate

(For turbo engines, a high quality synthetic oil such as Mobil 1 or Royal Purple is recommended)

Wheel lug nut tightening torque

65 – 79 lb*ft / 9 – 11 kg*m / 88 – 107 N*m

Stock OEM Rims & Tires

Bolt pattern: 5 x 114.3mm
Center Bore: 67.1mm
Lug nut thread size: M12 x 1.5mm

The 2013 to 2016 Sante Fe was available with 2 different wheel sizes, depending upon what trim level you purchased

Wheel / Rim Size Tire Size Tire Brand and Model
Offset: 47mm
P235/65R17 ?
Offset: 49.5mm
235/55R19 Continental ContiCrossContact LX Sport

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe 19 inch Sport Rims19″ x 7.5″, 49.5mm offset, OEM Hyundai Alloy Wheel
that came standard on the 2013 to 2016
Santa Fe Sport 2.0 Turbo SE and Limited models

17_inch_hyundai_wheels_on_2015_Santa_Fe_Sport_2.0_Turbo_192017″ x 7″, 47mm offset, OEM Hyundai Alloy Wheel, Part #52910-4Z175
Seen here being trial fitted to a 2015 Santa Fe Sport 2.0 Turbo
to check for brake clearance. As you can see, there is plenty of
room for the brake caliper, even with the tiny 17 inch rim mounted.

Tire Pressure 34 psi / 235 kPa under all loads
Light Bulbs Rear Turn Signal: PY27W (Clear, single filament, 12V, 27W). Sylvania 1156 (Good). Sylvania 1156A (Last resort. Is colored red: Original OEM bulb was clear).

Sparkplugs Part #: As of 2019, the manufacturer recommended plug for the 2.0 Turbo engine is NGK SILZKR8E9G (NKG stock number 92422), which has been difficult to source in Canada during the pandemic. I ended-up buying a 4-pack of sparkplugs from the Hyundai dealership, Hyundai part number 18849 09085
Gap: 0.9mm / 0.035 in (NKG SILZKR8E9G is pre-gapped at factory)
Install Torque: 15 ft-lbs
Thread: 12mm x 1.25mm
Hex Tool Size: 5/8″