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1997 Kia Sportage Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Kia Sportage

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1997 Kia Sportage

Most Common 1997 Kia Sportage Problems

1997 Kia Sportage vehicles have 24 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 Kia Sportage problem is: S.U.V. comes on but wont start.
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The Kia Sportage Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 4th out of 26 for compact SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $450 which means it has lower than average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average and the frequency of those issues is low, so major repairs are uncommon for the Sportage.

1997 Kia Sportage Reviews

1997 Kia Sportage vehicles rate highest in Electrical and needs improvement in Engine
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Most Common 1997 Kia Sportage Questions

There are 3 related questions for 1997 Kia Sportage vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Car won't start. need to replace the neutral safety switch
Abs light, esc light and brake light are all on. all come on as soon as you start vehicle. electric mowing sound is...
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