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2008 Kia Sedona Base 4dr SWB

2008 Kia Sedona
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Minivan
16 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
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December 9, 2012, 6:44 am

Mike M
 

Question: 2008 Kia Sedona 65k miles

I brought my car into get an oil change. They noticed that I needed. Suspension Control Arm Replacement - Front, Lower. They suggested I bring it to a dealer to see if was covered underwarranty. Its not. The dealer said I needed all four subframe bushings replaced as well. So seems to me either the first mechanic missed it or the dealer is trying to sell me something I dont need. Any thoughts?
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December 12, 2012, 9:03 pm

Tyler O
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I'd probably replace the control arm if there is any play or worn bushings. The subframe bushings aren't likely to be worn out with under 150k


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July 19, 2013, 4:40 am

Mike M
 

Thanks. I wound up not doing anything after the car stop making lound noises. So far so good for last six months


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