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1998 Kia Sportage

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1998 Kia Sportage Problems

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Vehicles driven in areas where roads are heavily salted in winter may experience corrosion of the fuel tank, which can result in a leak. Kia has extended the fuel tank warranty on the 1996-2002 models. Please check with you local Kia dealer for more information, the service bulletin number is 059

1998 Kia Sportage Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., December 20, 2002

Summary: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE SAFETY BELT BUCKLE MAY "FALSE LATCH" AND EXPOSE THE DRIVER TO UNRESTRAINED MOVEMENT DURING A CRASH.

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Brakes, October 19, 1998

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES WITHOUT AN ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS). THE STEERING INTERMEDIATE SHAFT COUPLING CAN CONTACT A HYDRAULIC BRAKE PIPE CAUSING FLUID LEAKAGE.

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Electrical & Lights, January 25, 2000

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. THE WIRES CONNECTED TO THE C123 AND C124 CONNECTORS CAN BE PUT UNDER TENSION BY MOVEMENT OF THE ENGINE, THUS PULLING THE WIRES AND CONNECTORS, LOOSENING THEM AND RESULTING IN A LOSS OF CIRCUIT CONTINUITY.

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1998 Kia Sportage Questions and Answers

nowlin88, 1998 Kia Sportage, Powder Springs, GA

It will not stay cranked even in neutral and after driving it for a couple of minutes the back end begins to shake and there is a "hold" light that has come on and will not go off. The ...

P J Cooley, 1998 Kia Sportage, Glendale, AZ

Ive had my fuel pump changed and head gasket done it still doesnt start

P J Cooley, 1998 Kia Sportage, Glendale, AZ

How much should it cost for someone to diagnose your car and tell you whats wrong with it

P J Cooley, 1998 Kia Sportage, Glendale, AZ

If there is no compression in 3 of the cylinders what do I need to have done so I can get an estimate

P J Cooley, 1998 Kia Sportage, Glendale, AZ

I have a Kia sportage that Ive had the head gasket,fuel pump,new coil pack,wires,spark plugs and it still wont start

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