1998 Kia Sportage Q&A
1998 Kia Sportage Question: wont start
check the crankshaft and camshaft sensors - sinautoscan.com
Cam and Crank Sensors will not cause bad compression in 3 cylinders. Do a leak down of the cylinders to see why there is no compression, maybe some valve were damaged or worn out. May the head was cracked. Was it pressure checked by a machine shop and properly re-surfaced? - dandd
Have the brake switch checked/replaced. When the brake switch goes bad the car wont start. - matthew b
...a sportage that Ive had the head gasket,fuel pump,new coil pack,wires,spark plugs and it still wont start
I have a 1998 Kia it ran hot me me almost a week ago and now when i start to crank it it wont start. it sounds like it wants to but it wont. I put gas in it and the oil is good and so is the plu...
...at power hook up and good tested injector with ohems good. put crank senorand cam senor still wont start. so it got spark and fuel (even tried starting fueild) timing ok. don't know what else to try....
Well I went and got a diagnostic done and it read voltage problems which they said was the alternator.got The alternator put in lasted about a day and continued to cut off took it back mechanic sai...