2005 Kia Sorento Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Kia Sorento
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2005 Kia Sorento ProblemsFailure 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.
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.
2005 Kia Sorento Questions05 Kia Sorrento shuts off while driving. Goes totally dead. Let it sit for awhile and starts back up (3 answers)
Battery not being charged while running the car.