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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2009 Kia Spectra5

2009 Kia Spectra5

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2009 Kia Spectra5 Problems

Heating & Air Conditioning -- Verified

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.

Drive Train -- Verified

Reprogramming the transmission control module with the latest Kia transmission software may fix abnormalities in the automatic transmission and erroneous transmission-related Check Engine Light illumination. Software updates are commonly most effective on newer vehicles. Higher mileage vehicles may exhibit a similar symptom caused by a component failure. However, whenever major transmission repairs are performed the transmission software ...

Drive Train -- Verified

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.

2009 Kia Spectra5 Questions and Answers

kell88, 2009 Kia Spectra5, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Potwin, KS

when I press down the clutch to change gears the rpms go up really high then back down, but if I ride the clutch it goes back up then down again with me never touching the gas. Sometimes when I am ...

electro22, 2009 Kia Spectra5, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Atlanta, GA

its does this for several days and then runs fine for several days.

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