2005 Kia Amanti Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Kia Amanti
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2005 Kia Amanti ProblemsAccelerator Position Switch May Fail and Cause Sluggish Acceleration
The accelerator position switch may fail intermittently resulting in sluggish acceleration or lack of power.
Reprogramming the transmission control module with the latest Kia transmission software may fix abnormalities in the automatic transmission and erroneous transmission-related Check Engine Light illumination. Software updates are commonly most effective on newer vehicles. Higher mileage vehicles may exhibit a similar symptom caused by a component failure. However, whenever major transmission repairs are performed the transmission software should be checked and updated as necessary.
An engine misfire may develop due to a failed ignition coil. Our technicians tell us one coil is used for each cylinder. If one fails, often times another is not far behind. It may be worth considering replacing all the coils if a failure is encountered.
2005 Kia Amanti QuestionsMultiple problems which may or may not be related re: ESP and steering issues (1 answer)
ESP off light on dashboard staying on majority of time. Steering intermittently felt as though no control. When driving high speed on curve tires did not turn with the wheel turn. Steering wheel no longer horizontally level; when turned right, the wheel remains turned to the right though tires ...
I'm wanting to change the plugs. What are the best type of plugs for my money? and does this car have spark plug wires or does it have coil on plugs?
Its coming from the drivers side front wheel.
Im worried its going to ruin something i need answers to fix fast.