2004 Kia Sorento Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Kia Sorento
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2004 Kia Sorento ProblemsRevised Crankshaft Pulley Bolt
In order to correct a problem that results in difficulty starting, engine vibration, or a rattling sound from the engine compartment, Kia released an updated crankshaft pulley bolt.
One or both head light bulbs may burn out prematurely requiring replacement. There have also been reports of other bulbs burning out often as well.
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.
2004 Kia Sorento QuestionsAny suggestions? (1 answer)
Replaced throttle positioning sensor, crankshaft sensor, still getting all kinds of codes and check engine light still coming on, any suggestions
Should I play it safe and get compressor and clutch? Tested high with gauges. Freon completely empty.