The 1st generation of the Tucson has a cumulative PainRank™ of 4.29. That can be compared against other Hyundai generations. Shopping for a Hyundai? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.
Owners of the 2005–2009 Tucson model years have sent in 50 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (22%) followed by the electrical (16%) and the steering (12%).