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2006 Kia Sorento EX 6 Cyl 3.5L
Engine - by K Torry 9/16/2014While driving on highway on a climb my Kia feels like it bucks. And sometimes it stalls on city streets. Help!
We have replaced the fuel pump.
2009 Kia Borrego EX 6 Cyl 3.8L
Engine - by Linear 9/13/2014Change spark plugs on the passenger side of engine.
I need to remove the breather element that sets on top of the three spark plugs
2004 Kia Optima LX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Engine - by Bill 9/5/2014Problem with A/C. Works intermittently.
Sometimes when I turn the A/C on it comes on and works fine. However, sometimes when I turn it on it doesn't seem to engage and does not cool. Usually if I turn in on and off a number of times, eventually it will engage and start to cool.
2001 Kia Sportage EX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Engine - by JacobSiedenberg 9/1/2014My car jerks forward when downshifting, and when going up a hill on the highway it drops to 40MPH.
It only goes 60MpH when going downhill. Someone suggested transmission but mechanic said it was fine. Someone suggested Cat Converter but we took it off and drove it and it was still giving us the same problem
2004 Kia Optima LX 6 Cyl 2.7L
Engine - by Danny 8/30/2014When I start the car in neutral it reeves engine 2000 rpm then climbes to 4000 rpm repeats agin n agin
When I put car into drive or reverse it accelerates increasingly in drive foot off accelerator changed out altenator and Serpentine belt prior to this problem. Both are on correctly.
2003 Kia Spectra Base 4 Cyl 1.8L
Engine - by easy211 8/20/2014When I put gas in car it will not start back up until fuel pressures back up
also if you take gas cap off with engine running it dies
2005 Kia Sedona EX 6 Cyl 3.5L
Engine - by jime04 8/17/2014Why does my van idle so high at start up.
2500 RPMs at first, then reduces after 3-4 mins. I'm worried the engine might blow up. What can I do?
2010 Kia Forte EX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Engine - by Megan 8/17/2014I was braking to pull into my driveway and after braking the car wouldn't move until restarted.
All the warning lights turned on. I could shift into park or drive easily but I couldn't turn the wheel or depress the gas pedal. It works fine now, with no warning lights on.
2005 Kia Optima LX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/30/2014How do I find transmission plug so I can change fluid?
Transmission is slow to shift,then shifts hard first time,then ok .
2008 Kia Sorento LX 6 Cyl 3.3L
Engine - by rocky 7/29/2014Gas backsplash during filling! Takes about 5 mins to take in a gallon! What is the cause??…
I took charcoal canister out and no pellets! Don't know what else to check or test?
2007 Kia Rondo EX 6 Cyl 2.7L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/29/2014How to take the fuel pump out the gas tank
everthing is ready explain how u take the medal ring off does it shrew off or pop off
2013 Kia Optima EX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/23/2014Will kn air filter give me more hp
I use shell 89 octane gas and once a month I use v power 92 octane
2013 Kia Optima EX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/20/2014Will a kn air filter give me more hp
I use shell gas 89 octane and once a month 92 octane
2013 Kia Optima EX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/20/2014What could cause my 2013 Kia Optima to lose complete power while driving, I had to roll to a stop.
I had to roll to complete stop ,, because I had no power to anything.
2007 Kia Rio Base 4 Cyl 1.6L
Engine - by AutoMD Member 7/17/2014Replaced bad battery at Advance Auto Parts. Now radio does not work.
Checked all fuses in the interior and under the hood. What am I missing?