2004 Kia Rio Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2004 Kia Rio

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2004 Kia Rio

Most Common 2004 Kia Rio Problems

2004 Kia Rio vehicles have 18 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2004 Kia Rio problem is: Software Update Available to Correct Transmission Issues
Reprogramming the transmission control module with the latest kia transmission software may fix abnormalities in the...
A defective ac compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on....

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The Kia Rio Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 6th out of 21 for subcompact cars. The average annual repair cost is $434 which means it has excellent ownership costs. The severity and frequency of repairs are both much lower than other vehicles, so the Rio is one of the more reliable vehicles on the road.

2004 Kia Rio Reviews

2004 Kia Rio vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Engine
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Most Common 2004 Kia Rio Questions

There are 5 related questions for 2004 Kia Rio vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
My 2004 kia rio has a high idle. if i put the car in park or neutral the rpm's rev up to 5-6 range. when the car is...
My battery died and i can not get out of park to push it out of the garage to jump it. any suggestions. it is a...
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