2004 Kia Amanti Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Kia Amanti

2004 Kia Amanti Problems

Starting difficulty due to defective anti-theft control module
Difficulty starting the vehicle may be caused by a defective vehicle immobilizer (anti-theft) control module.
Accelerator Position Switch May Fail and Cause Sluggish Acceleration

The accelerator position switch may fail intermittently resulting in sluggish acceleration or lack of power.

Failure of AC Compressor Clutch

A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not necessitate replacement of the complete AC compressor or evacuation and recharging of the air conditioning system.

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2004 Kia Amanti Questions

is 189000 to many miles (1 answer)

im looking at buying a kia amanti for $ 3000 but it have 189000 miles on it is that to many miles

what is the sound if of a bad cv joint? (1 answer)

scrubbing sound on the right side on the axle on the passenger side (1 answer)

when driving the scrubbing sound seems as though the tire is flat or as if a flapping noise.

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2004 Kia Amanti Reviews

Talk about sticker shock!!! The Kia Amanti is designed like everyone is a millionaire. I have only owned my Kia since July of 2013. The car is really a beautiful car. Maintaining it is another story. I just took my Amanti in for a tune-up at a local repair shop and was given an estimate of $429.00 for spark plugs and new wires. After my heart started beating again I had no choice but to make an...
Very nice looking car, I would recommend an alarm though because it gets a lot of attention. Very good leather, comparable to my fathers sl500. The brakes are big and powerful. The 5 speed auto tranny makes the most of the v6 with smooth shifting. Electrical system is fine, but instrument brightness setting is iffy as it will flicker all ins. lights if not set well. One slight annoyance is that...

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