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2005 Kia Spectra LX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Sixpackhack 6/21/2015Car won't upshift under hard acceleration.
Car will not upshift under hard acceleration. When under hard acceleration the rpms stop around 3500 rpm and it won't pick up any speed or upshift unless I let up on the throttle. Also doesn't have any power from a dead stop.
2000 Kia Sportage EX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by btppn53 5/5/2015It takes a while to shift into overdrive and sometimes I hear a whine until it sifts. Once it shifts it seems to be fine
94178 miles automatic, happens when cold works fine after driven about 5 miles.
2005 Kia Sorento LX 6 Cyl 3.5L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by selena 2/10/2015Why isn't my Kia sorento not driving in reverse anymore
My Kia first started hesitating driving up hill.then it started leaking fluid a lot as fast as you put the fluid in and ran it for a little bit it would drain it would drain the most when the engine was turned off.the vehile runs fine other than that if anyone has ...
2004 Kia Optima EX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Chris 11/29/2014Why is my trans. not going into D when it seems its an electrical issue?
Im getting an error code that my Trans. range sensor is bad or low volts. i replaced the sensor with no luck. I ended up pulling a 15 amp fuse which controls my rear defrost. This worked! for 2 mos. anyways. I could put it in drive with no issues until last night, ...
2012 Kia Soul Base 4 Cyl 1.6L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Midori Bolduc 11/23/2014My car won't shift out of park and the dashboard lights and gauges don't work but the engine turns over fine.
The engine turns on and all other lights/radio turn on but ti won't shift out of park and all the dashboard gauges won't budge and are not lit up. The car was in a minor accident and dented the front right side by the front right tire well, however the problem ...
2005 Kia Optima LX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Daniel 11/14/2014My shifter button is stuck in the "down" position
The button on my shifter is stuck in the down position. I can still switch into all positions, but, my keys will not come out of the ignition. How can I get the button to disengage?
2007 Kia Sportage LX 4 Cyl 2.0L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Richard 9/10/2014Automatic Diesel, what causes failure in revs on D & R & thick black smoke from exhaust?
Has been serviced, Transmission oil changed & filled with dealer recommended. 163 982Km no check engine light' cold or hot it straggling to pick on low gears either o level ground or on a steep hill.
2006 Kia Rio LX 4 Cyl 1.6L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by AutoMD Member 3/30/2014Can a wheel bearing spline center be pressed in wrong?
i had a new front wheel bearing pressed in,when we go to install it,dose not go on axle but if we flip it over hub side first it slips right on??could the center spline part of the bearing been put in wrong??
2006 Kia Sorento LX 6 Cyl 3.5L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by AutoMD Member 12/15/2013Car Vibration at about 50mph and again at 80mph
Car Vibration at about 50mph and again at 80 mph, the vibration first started with braking but not anymore now only while driving, all break pads and disks are new so that is not the issue. Mechanic mentioned that i need the UJoints for the drive shaft? Please help.
2004 Kia Sorento EX 6 Cyl 3.5L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by AutoMD Member 12/1/2013Wont stay in 4wd light goes off
2007 Kia Rio Base 4 Cyl 1.6L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by AutoMD Member 10/23/2013Overdrive Question: A message on the dash says "OD Off." I have pushed the button on the shifter but no change.
It is obvious that the automatic transmission will not shift into over drive. This is a real problem on the freeway!
2009 Kia Optima LX 4 Cyl 2.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by gracey02my 6/19/2013As I slow down the car jerks forward almost like it's having a hard time shifting into a lower gear
2007 Kia Rio LX 4 Cyl 1.6L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by dan55drew 6/13/2013When in park, car will roll backward, why?
Automatic Transmission, started today, 79800 miles on it, not sure what happens on a forward slope, also with engine on or off. Other wise seems to run all right. No check engine lights are on.
2006 Kia Sedona EX 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by ilyassherif 5/21/2013When driving the car I heard some mechanical noise like rattling sound on left side upon speed, may be from transmission
vehicle reached 207000.kms. slow speed there is no noise, more then 20 kms, there is some noise, wheel bearing are ok, checked by mechanic, may be problem with transmission, recently I changed transmission fluid castrol grade 4. please, let me know exactly what is ...
2000 Kia Sportage Base 4 Cyl 2.0L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by neld3 4/30/2013On take off loud thumping or bangings ,
usually on take off loud banging in rear, until u let off gas, lots of viabrations first gear , till second,auto, same noise when hit bumps, but singurly, not bam, bam, bam, replaced carrier bearing, body mount bushings, rear shocks, sportage new to me, ...