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2004 Kia Spectra Base 4dr Sedan Manual

2004 Kia Spectra
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Front Wheel Drive, 4dr Sdn, Sub-compact
24 mpg city / 32 mpg hwy
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What would make the fans not work after putting in new radiator
Put brand new radiator on car and ac fan on it and now the fans won’t kick on and my dashboard guage stopped working and car ran hot again and water is pouring out of front botto...
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2008 Kia Spectra won't start
the engine cranks but does not turn over. if it matters, it is 25 degrees outside.
Asked by Libby S January 1, 2010, 10:06 am 1 reply
timing belt replaced after short block repair
wondering if they have to automatically replace the timing belt when they do a short block replacement/srepair?
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Value 2003kia spectra 1.8l Ls Sedan
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at 100,000 mile.whatsneeded to be done
Miliage checks and. Tunups
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I Have Kia spectra 2003 with 268,000 miles. Since 3months ago I experience black smoke and fuel smell from the Exhaust pipe and I was told it is the MAF. I bought this and fix, t...
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Tail Light Harness
My tail light/brake light burnt out and destroyed the socket. I ordered a new one and was trying to figure out how to replace it myself.
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very rough idiling at stop light or when idiling
My kia idiles rough at stop lights. It's ok when driving. I changed the ignition coils and wires but the problem still exists. I took it too a PT in homestead,fl. He said that it...
Asked by RODNEY D July 24, 2010, 1:10 pm 0 reply
over filing tank?
I was told I over filled my tank..causing it to cut off. There is some sort of carbon filter container that catches over flow of gas???? I've never heard of such a thing..I have 3 ...
Asked by Tina G June 30, 2010, 8:54 am 0 reply
Why won't my 2009 Kia Spectra start?
I stopped at a rest stop and when i got back into my car it wouldn't turn on. It wouldn't even turn over. I haven't had any problems with it so far, and I've almost had it for a ye...
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