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PUCHASED USED KIA SORENTO AT THE END OF JULY 2016 WITH 78000. I TOOK THE SORENTO TO A KIA DEAL IN SEPTEMBER WHERE THEY DID A THE POINT CHECK SYSTEM WHICH THE DRIVE BELT WASN'T WARN AT THE TIME. SO, THREE MONTHS LATER THE BELT IS WARN. HOW DOES DRIVE BELT AFFECT THE SUV AND IS THE BELT LIKE A TIMING CHANGE?

My car has 83000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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