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Kia Rio5 Problems

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Most Common Kia Rio5 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...
A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on.
The navigation unit in the Kia Rio5 may suddenly stop playing audio from all speakers.
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2 Known Kia Rio5 Drive Train Problems

1 Known Kia Rio5 Electrical & Lights Problem

1 Known Kia Rio5 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

4 Known Kia Rio5 Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Kia Rio5 years 2010, 2009, and 2008 are the most likely to experience problems.
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