After the vehicle has been operated with electrical loads (lights, air conditioning), a weak alternator can cause starting difficulties. In some cases, the original alternator could not sufficiently charge the battery; Kia released a new alternator to fix the problem.
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The car still drives ok but I guess it uses more gas. doese it hurt anything to drive it without overdrive?
service engine light code said pcm,low curent,loose conection,car started using gas
this case happens always at high temprature days while the guage of tepmrature is in the normal temprature .
so after driving half an hour or so the car is not accelerated and no gas reaches the e...
How do I get the axles out oof the transmission? The CV joint broke and I need to get the axle out.
I replaced both CV shafts after passing a yearly state inspection and bypassed the air conditioning compressor due to a destroyed clutch (doing later). After I finnished the (LONG TERM PROBLEM APP...
2001 Kia Sephia Reviews
I hear all these storys about how bad kia's are, I have owned three that I bought new. I have had very little trouble out of any of these cars and would highly recomend them.my latest kia is a 2011 Forte,car has plenty of power and plenty of bells and whistles.Only complaint is it's a little hard to see out the back when backing up.