Kia Sephia Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Kia Sephia
- Car just got really bad shakes/wobbles at 60mph, trying to figure out a cause.
- Does a 1999 Kia sephia have a internal transmission filter that can be changed?
- Transmission problems.
- Is the water pump a last resort on heater problems.I have changed thermostat flushed heater core and refilled .spent hour making sure ball air was out if cooling system still cold air blowing.metal spiral came from heater core is from water pump?
- the o/d light on and off and check engine light comes on
Kia Sephia Problems
If the engine won't crank or cranks but does not start, the flex plate between the engine and transmission may be cracked. A cracked flex plate will cause an erratic cranking signal to the powertrain computer.
After the vehicle has been operated with electrical loads (lights, air conditioning), a weak alternator can cause starting difficulties. In some cases, the original alternator could not sufficiently charge the battery; Kia released a new alternator to fix the problem.
Kia Sephia Questions
I got on the freeway just fine yesterday, then sometime when going 50-55mph through construction, and (trying to) speed back up to 80, it started shaking as if my tires were out of balance. So after I finally got back to town I got my tires balanced and rotated, but I still have that shaking. Hel...
I don't hear the fuel pump hum when you turn on ignition. Relay is clicking on. I'm asking because it's looking like fuel pump, but I've never had one simply fail. Am I missing a bad wire harness or something. Any help would be great.
Kia Sephia Recalls
Kia Sephia Reviews
I still have my kia til this day 145,444k. And it is still running to this day.
we bought a used 1995 kia sephia its in pretty good condishen expt for the speed odomater doest work how hard is it to change
Have had this car since 98.....with 8000 miles on it, when I bought it. Had to have transmission worked on, about two years ago, and it is slipping in Drive again now. Overall not a bad car for the money