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2005 Kia Sportage EX 4dr V6 Auto

2005 Kia Sportage
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
19 mpg city / 25 mpg hwy
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March 31, 2013, 12:51 pm

Michelle G
 

Question: gas mileage dropping

Any ideas why my gas mileage keeps getting worse?


April 1, 2013, 11:40 am

Ron W
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For all hard starting or engine performance issues, you should always start with the basics. Make sure the tune up items are done and check the charging and starting systems. The engine must have the basics done in order for it to be able to run correctly. Many things can cause this type of problem, and the simplest sometimes get overlooked.


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