Kia Car Problems & Fixes

Kia owner problems and repairs

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Sorrento wont start

Sorrento telling me to turn wheel & press start but steering wheel is locked

2018 Kia Sorento kx3
Posted: Jul 23, 2021
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Electronic parking brake staying on, no warning light showing

no light showing electronic brake is on and nothing happens when switch actuated, try driving and brake is still on.

2009 Kia Sedona 2.9 automatic
Posted: Jul 10, 2021
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Overdrive on but no power, just lots of revving

When the overdrive is on the engine will rev up like its about to take off but there is no power at all, in fact it seem...

2005 Kia Cerato 1.6lx
Posted: Jun 6, 2021
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When turn key locks open then shut

hi when i turn key in drivers door the locks open then shut dont stay open need to go into passenger side to open then j...

2006 Kia Picanto 1.1
Posted: Jan 28, 2021
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Gear crunch in 3rd gear

Hi I have gear crunch in 3rd gear but if I do slow goes in sometime without crunch when I'm driving at 60 the revs are a...

2011 Kia Rio 1.4 petrol
Posted: Jan 4, 2021
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Ignition key stuck on

Hi my kia rio 2 key is stuck on acc on I turned the key once then my fob fell off as it was loose I joined it back to ke...

2011 Kia Rio 1.4 petrol
Posted: Nov 23, 2020
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Unpleasant smell

2weeks ago I opened the car and found a very unpleasant smell inside.I took it to a car valet co.and they checked in car...

2017 Kia Stonic 1.0
Posted: Nov 16, 2020
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Unusual engine noise observed

Unusual engine noise observed

2012 Kia Carens 2.0 crdi mt
Posted: Sep 22, 2020
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Warning lights

Often when I select neutral, two warning lights appear on the dash screen – the electronic stability control and downh...

2016 Kia Sportage Diesel AWD Auto
Posted: Aug 22, 2020
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Rear washer jet blocking

Hi. I've had a look at the rear brake light. It is recessed into a large piece of shiny, black plastic which extends fro...

2016 Kia Sportage Diesel auto AWD
Posted: Aug 22, 2020
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How do I remove the rear washer jet on a2016 Kia Sportage?

Jet blocks intermittently. It can be temporarily cleared by lifting the rear hatch up and down several times. Seems like...

2016 Kia Sportage 2.0 CDI
Posted: Aug 21, 2020
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Clutch

Clutch went after only 3200 miles, got New one fitted this burned out after only 5000 miles as well as flywhrel

2012 Kia Rio 1.
Posted: Aug 5, 2020
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Passenger air bag light always on.

The passenger airbag light has come on and will not go off.

2011 Kia Rio 1.4
Posted: Jun 30, 2020
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Squealing fan belt

car makes loud squealing noise when on full lock tried to tighting belt and notice the pully the belt is over stops spi...

2011 Kia Rio 1.4 PETROL
Posted: Jan 27, 2020
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Air bag light

Flashes' on and off now and then

2007 Kia Sorento
Posted: Aug 1, 2017
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Rear wipers,radio,power output, not working

I`ve looked at the fuses and they look ok.what else could be the cause

2010 Kia Picanto 1100
Posted: Feb 18, 2017
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Wont start

car will only fire when squirt easy start in air filter

2002 Kia Sedona 2.9 diesel manual
Posted: Jan 29, 2016
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Loss of power when accelerating after changing gears and engine management light on

Hi can anyone help me?! When I try to accelerate I have no power what so ever. It started a few days ago. I was changing...

2005 Kia Rio 1.5 crdi
Posted: Nov 9, 2015
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Gear Change

The gear change is very stiff, ie from Park to Drive. Once in drive after driving 100 yards the engine management light ...

2008 Kia Magentis 2.7 V6 Auto
Posted: Jan 30, 2014
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Kia Carnival 2.9 HPDI Automatic 2002 Diseil Engine tested by Diagnosis Bosch KTS 570 views codes 4373 6016 4385 instead of error faults

I bought a second hand car its Kia Carnival II PARK 2.9 HPDI Automatic 2002 Diesel Engine 145 High Power Direct Inj...

2002 Kia Carnival Kia Carnival II PARK 2.9 HPDI Automatic 2002 Diesel Engine
Posted: Apr 23, 2013
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