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Kia Amanti Reprogram Computer to Fix Poor Drivability/Hesitation After Cold Start

Kia Amanti Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2005, 2006

Engine Affected: 3.5L V6

Average Mileage: 130,249 mi (35,000 mi - 260,000 mi)


Poor drivability—or a hesitation on acceleration—after starting the engine when it's cold can be fixed by a simple reprogramming of the powertrain computer.