2001 Kia Spectra Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Kia Spectra
- 2001 kia spectra wont start but turns over fine
- AC IS NOT COLD.COMPR.IS RUNNING.PUT GAUGES ON LOW SIDE WAS 75 HIGH 90 LB
- My car Kia Spectra 2001 with Autom Transm. Can I change the AT for one 2004?
- suddenly just died. getting spark and fuel.just changed cam sensor but nothing
- while was driving up a hill, I pushed the over drive button, then it slowed
2001 Kia Spectra Problems
There is a fuel smell under the hood especially in the morning when I start it when it is warming up. The smell is strong inside the car also. I have found fuel at the end of the fuel rail, but can't find where it is coming from. Checked wires hoses no luck.I did have an emissions code set once, changed the gas cap, hasn't helped.
also off and on turns over several times before it will start. almost like it isn't getting fuel. Don't know if 2...
The original alternator was incapable of supplying sufficient power to the battery when the engine was idling with electrical loads (lights, air conditioning). A new, more powerful alternator and reprogramming of the powertrain computer will commonly correct this problem.
Make sure the transmission is filled with Kia-approved transmission fluid and at the correct level. Our technicians tell using incorrect transmission fluid or operating the transmission when it is low on fluid can result in internal transmission damage.
2001 Kia Spectra Questions
my son's car sat for a bit and didnt have a gas cap on. After repair to wheel bearing my son went to start it and I told him to let it just idle for a bit to get oil flow back from sitting.
It started right up and ran for bout 4 minutes then sputtered and died. We discovered water in the t...
NOT SURE WHAT TO DO NOW
I found one used automatic transmition from a Kia Spectra 2004