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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Kia Sorento
While Kia may still be headquartered in Korea, the 2012 Kia Sorento is made right here in the United States, making it easier for Kia to put a lower price tag on this...
2005 Kia Sorento vs. 2005 Chevrolet Blazer: Which One Should I Buy?
SUVs are great for playing out in the mud, taking kids and friends around to different places, as well as just running errands around town. While they are not known to be terrific for gas mileage, that problem...
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Warning light on in Kia Sorrenti rental car. Not shown in manual. Can send photo.
Hello, thank you for writing in. While the vehicle is so new, the warning light may be a new addition to the dashboard. The most likely options would be for traction control, ABS, AWD (if equipped), or possibly a frost...
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I have a 2003 kia all lights are coming on but im not getting no noise for it to start what could be the problem it a kia sorento
Check to see if there are any stored diagnostic trouble codes. Be sure you have a fully, 100% charged battery that passes a load test. Confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car...
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Car made ticking noise for only 5 mins then died
Hi There, A number of things may have caused the ticking sound you describe such as a faulty fuel injector, low engine oil or possibly an exhaust leak. Generally, an exhaust leak or low engine oil would not cause the...
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How much does a 60k service cost OTD?
Hi there. We have a great tool on our website that will permit you to look up all scheduled maintenance for your Kia Sorento. Simply click this link and type in your vehicle information and you'll be able to look...
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2005 Kia Sorento from Neptune NJ.Can it be serviced?? Please help
Hi there. We have recently changed our website so that customers in our service areas can submit a question to this section, so we should have a mobile mechanic in your area that can complete the AC compressor replacement and...
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2005 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L eng. Problem: coolant leaking below the air intake. I replaced the "O" rings on large and small water
Hi there. The best way to pinpoint any coolant leak is to complete a pressure test of the system. Eric the Car Guy on YouTube.com has a pretty good video on how this is done.
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Hi, Joe! I hope this finds you well. I need a few things worked on on my '06 Sorento. I would like to start with the driver's seat
Hi there. Thanks for writing in to YourMechanic.com. In regards to the seat not working correctly, it's very difficult for us to provide an estimate for repairs as we simply don't know yet what is damaged or stuck. In some...
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My vehicle overheated about a week ago. I was driving and all of a sudden I was not able to accelerate over 40mph, there was steam
Overheating has the potential to cause head gasket leaks, warping of the cylinder head and block as well as manifolds, and can cause valve and piston damage. You can measure cylinder compression to get an initial indication of the engine's...
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I have a 2011 6 cylinder Kia Sorento. Just changed all the spark plugs to achsah go. While driving today my car stopped accelerati
Slow acceleration has a variety of causes. Fuel injectors can become clogged over time as the tiny passages become clogged. When an injector is clogged it can degrade the performance of the vehicle and the car may accelerate slowly or...
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Fan clutch not engaging. System did not freeze up. Belts turning ok. No noise and no leaks
It is possible that you could just have a faulty fan clutch. Fan clutches opperate similarly to a thermostat in that they engage once a certain temperature has been reached. Perhaps there is some sort of internal disconnection within your...
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P200A error code kia sorento 2012
The intake manifolds of most modern vehicles - yours included - are equipped with some sort of "variable" intake runners or manifold. Typically, there is one or multiple flaps that are solenoid and sensor controlled inside the intake manifold to...
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What's a camshaft sensor do?
The camshaft position sensor reads a reluctor wheel on the camshaft and determines the location of the firing sequence from cylinder 1 to cylinder 6. The camshaft position sensor works in relation with the crankshaft position sensor to allow the...
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My car ia leaking green fluid what does that mean
Hi There, This suggests you have a coolant leak, which is most likely also contributing to the engine overheating when sitting at idle. When the car is in motion and the fans are working to pull air into the radiator...
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My 2005 Kia Sorento doesn't have the power to go down the road. It will start and run, but it won't go faster than 35 mph.
Check to see if any vacuum lines were disconnected when your engine was serviced. A vacuum leak can cause the engine to have a loss of power under a load. If all of the vacuum lines are good, then the...
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How to activate automatic auto lock feature?
Hi There, There may be various reasons for wanting to activate this feature or in some cases deactivate it. In either case you will need to know how to reactivate it or deactivate it. Here is the process for doing...
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Leaking front driver side axle at transfer case
Hi there Dave. Unfortunately, without seeing pictures of the component you are talking about, we are unable to tell you for certain what part is leaking. In most cases, the first component to break is the CV boot; which will...
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Coil spring making noise when turning a steering wheel 2012 Kia Sorrento
Hi there - the noise you describe while turning the steering wheel is due to a worn strut bearing plate, or one that needs some grease (replacement still required). These bearings do take the load of the vehicle through the...
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The power steering pump seal keeps breaking when pump is replaced.
There may be a restriction in the power steering high pressure line causing an excessively high amount of pressure in the line and the pump. If the belt tensioner for the power steering belt is a manual tensioner that can...
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Horn on 2003 Kia Sorrento ex will only blow sometimes & dash light will only work sometimes.
There are three different things going on with your vehicle. There is a loose ground wire to the dashboard lights to the frame, a clock spring in the horn maybe broken or damaged, and the multi-function switch has failed causing...

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