2002 Kia Sportage Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2002 Kia Sportage

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2002 Kia Sportage

Most Common 2002 Kia Sportage Problems

2002 Kia Sportage vehicles have 23 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2002 Kia Sportage problem is: Faulty Throttle Position Switch
Check engine light illumination—combined with a lack of power or a stumble on acceleration—may be caused by the...

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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.

2002 Kia Sportage Reviews

2002 Kia Sportage vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Body
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Most Common 2002 Kia Sportage Questions

There are 23 related questions for 2002 Kia Sportage vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Ive changed the radiator, thermostat, thermostat housing. it doesn't over heat. its not on the floor boards. smell...
Seems to spew worse when the tank is almost empty.

2002 Kia Sportage Recalls

2002 Kia Sportage vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 07V161000.
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