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2008 Kia Sorento Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2008 Kia Sorento

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2008 Kia Sorento is between $405 and $495 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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2008 Kia Sorento
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$450
Annual Repair Cost
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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 neces...
The airbag warning light may illuminate erroneously.  This can be caused by an internal defect in the control module. Replacement of the airbag control module with a revised part may be necess...
I did help someone jump start there car and then a week later I was jumping my car,it no longer n...
put a new battery in and a throttle actuator control. but lights still come on.
The brakes on the left front wheel locks up, causing it to get really hot and smoking. We have re...
Kia Motors Corporation (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2007-2010 Rondo and Sportage, model ...
KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2007-2008 SORENTO PASSENGER CARS MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 15, 2...
Overall (8 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
July 28, 2014
2008 Kia Sorento
I STRONGLY DO NOT RECOMMEND EVER BUYING A KIA PERIOD. BOUGHT A BRAND NEW 2008 AND WARRANTY EXPIRED JANUARY 2014. APRIL 2014 CAR STARTED LEAKING TERRIBLY FROM ROOF RAILS. NOW I EITHER HAVE TO PAY...
September 20, 2013
2008 Kia Sorento
Further status of the 2008 with suspected ABS problems. Wrote to KIA Tech service about the problem with brake pedal going to floor. HMMM They called me in response to my email. Their comment ...
August 20, 2013
2008 Kia Sorento
Bought a 2008 with 30000 miles on it. Wife and I like the car and we get 25 mpg on the highway with it. One of the quietest road cars I have driven. Dealer has been good at meeting all warranty...