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Kia Amanti Problems

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Most Common Kia Amanti Problems

The accelerator position switch may fail intermittently resulting in sluggish acceleration or lack of power.
Difficulty starting the vehicle may be caused by a defective vehicle immobilizer (anti-theft) control module.
A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not neces...
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0 Known Kia Amanti Brakes Problems

2 Known Kia Amanti Drive Train Problems

Reprogramming the transmission control module with the latest Kia transmission software may fix abnormalities in the automatic transmission and erroneous transmission-related Check Engine Light i...
Make sure the transmission is filled with Kia-approved transmission fluid and at the correct level. Our technicians tell using incorrect transmission fluid or operating the transmission when it is...

1 Known Kia Amanti Electrical & Lights Problem

Difficulty starting the vehicle may be caused by a defective vehicle immobilizer (anti-theft) control module.

3 Known Kia Amanti Engine Problems

The accelerator position switch may fail intermittently resulting in sluggish acceleration or lack of power.
If the engine is excessively noisy on startup (after the engine has been off for several hours) and the noise lasts more than four or five seconds, turn off the engine and check for correct engine ...
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.

1 Known Kia Amanti Exhaust & Emissions Problem

An engine misfire may develop due to a failed ignition coil. Our technicians tell us one coil is used for each cylinder. If one fails, often times another is not far behind. It may be worth conside...

1 Known Kia Amanti Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not neces...

0 Known Kia Amanti Maintenance Problems

0 Known Kia Amanti Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known Kia Amanti Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known Kia Amanti Problems & Complaints

Difficulty starting the vehicle may be caused by a defective vehicle immobilizer (anti-theft) control module.
The accelerator position switch may fail intermittently resulting in sluggish acceleration or lack of power.
An engine misfire may develop due to a failed ignition coil. Our technicians tell us one coil is used for each cylinder. If one fails, often times another is not far behind. It may be worth conside...
Reprogramming the transmission control module with the latest Kia transmission software may fix abnormalities in the automatic transmission and erroneous transmission-related Check Engine Light i...
A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not neces...
Make sure the transmission is filled with Kia-approved transmission fluid and at the correct level. Our technicians tell using incorrect transmission fluid or operating the transmission when it is...
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.
If the engine is excessively noisy on startup (after the engine has been off for several hours) and the noise lasts more than four or five seconds, turn off the engine and check for correct engine ...
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