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2010 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2010 Kia Rondo: Which One Should I Buy?
There are two different classes of vehicle represented here: the 2WD SUV in the Santa Fe and the mid-size station wagon or crossover SUV in the Kia Rondo. The difference between these two classes may seem slight, but...

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Air conditioning not cold enough
Hello. There is more to a climate control system to blow cold air than just Freon. You could have a malfunctioning compressor, clutch, blend door, or sensor. As with all modern cars, a scanner should be connected to check for...
CD player working intermittently.
I would recommend you look for a cd player cleaning disk. This is basically a cd that has little brushes on it to clean the cd reader inside your radio. If the cleaning does not fix your issue unfortunately the...
blower motor only works sometimes
You may have a blower motor that has "dead spots" when it's winding. Sometimes you can tap on the motor if it doesn't start to move again. I would try performing this simple tap test and if it starts to...
Can't open door from outside
Generally, the outer door handle itself is the issue. You will want to get this repaired as soon as possible; if someone hits the child lock switch, you will not be able to open the door at all. You may...
Steering not working
Hello. It sounds like your engine drive belt may have broke. If this occurs your engine accessories will no longer spin causing the steering to be hard and the voltage light to come on due to no charging from the...
Check engine light came on & car drove roughly
You are absolutely correct. The MIL came on as a result of a fault in the engine computer. Because your vehicle is newer than 1996, then it has OBD-2 diagnostics which will allow any scan tool with OBD-2 capabilities to...
ESC Off light came on and continued showing
This light is indicating a logged fault in the stability control system on your 2009 Kia Rondo. Common issues are generally wheel speed sensor failures, but this can be determined by having the faults read out of the ESC module....
Car won't start, then starts, then quits again
Hello. It sounds more like a battery not accepting a charge for your 2009 Kia Rondo. Generally an alternator will illuminate the battery light in the dash to indicate no charging occurring, but a mechanic should be able to verify...
Does 2009 rondo ex v6 have a fuel filter that needs replacing?
It appears that your vehicle only has a fuel filter that is mounted inside the fuel tank, with the fuel pump. This type is typically not serviceable.
Front right wheel bearing. Costs of labor, parts needed( minimum or complete) tools needed???
Sent to CS 8/6 go to this link to get the correct quote to have the work done by YourMechanic. [] This sight will tell you about our quoting and allow you to get the quote to get work done....
Car stopped running twice in one week
If it fuses again, depending on which fuses are blowing, this would indicate a short circuit often to the ground. This can occur if the wiring harness has rubbed up against an edge of the body and has worn through...
Car getting low gas mileage
Yes, 16 mpg is very low for a Kia Rondo, especially with the amount of highway driving you do daily. Start with basics like the air filter and tire pressure, which are two big items that will rob you of...
is this car a good car?
You should have a mobile mechanic like one from YourMechanic do a pre-purchase inspection of the vehicle so you can make a better informed decision on the purchase of this vehicle or any other vehicles you are considering on purchasing....
Ignition coil
Hi, thanks for writing in. Your engine has six coils, one per cylinder. The connector should be squeezed then pull off the coil. Hope this helps and best of luck.

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