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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2010 Kia Sportage

2010 Kia Sportage

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2010 Kia Sportage Problems

Exhaust & Emissions -- Verified

Check Engine Light illumination—combined with a lack of power or a stumble on acceleration—may be caused by the throttle position switch (TPS). Kia released an improved part which should correct this concern.

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.

2010 Kia Sportage Recalls (Recent)

Brakes, April 1, 2013

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The affected Kia models are being recalled because the brake light switch can fail prematurely, resulting in the loss of brake light operation as well as concerns with other electrical systems including: Cruise control, push-button start feature, shifter, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. Dealers will replace the brake light switch to correct this concern.

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2010 Kia Sportage Questions and Answers

grandpa2, 2010 Kia Sportage, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, San Marcos, TX

bought a 2011 kia sorento traded in 2006 sorento loved that car got a small ping on windshield and now have a crack across entire windshield is this a defect

boot, 2010 Kia Sportage, 2.7L V6, Storm Lake, IA

first time this has happened will crank over but won't start 16,000 miles certified car 5 year bumper to bumper warranty

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