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2002 Kia Spectra Base 4dr Sedan Manual

2002 Kia Spectra
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Front Wheel Drive, 4dr Sdn, Compact
24 mpg city / 32 mpg hwy
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how can i tell if it is indeed a cable issue or something else?
How can i fix cable issue how do i check? reply to answer given by mechanic
Asked by Mark W November 13, 2012, 7:34 am 1 reply
I have a manual tranny i do not have 1st or second this just happened no warning sounds/signs.
I came off the ramp and I could no longer shift into 1st or 2nd, 3rd to 5 ok no problems. Have to start off in third !st gear second gear feels like 3rd. Any ideas? Shfiter rods?
Asked by Mark W November 2, 2012, 1:41 pm 1 reply
overheating (no smoke out of engine) and no hot air from heater
Lack of hot/cold air>> The heating system>> No>> and overheating engine
Asked by Veronica H October 25, 2012, 3:42 pm 1 reply
MY LIGHTER IN THE CAR IS NOT WORKING AND I DONT KNOW WHY...
THE LIGHTER IS NOT WORKING, IS IT DUE TO A FUSE NOT WORKING, OR HOW CAN I FIND OUT WHAT IT IS, I USE IT TO CHARGE MY IPHONE IN THE CAR BUT NOW ITS NOT WORKING ANYMORE... CAN YOU HE...
Asked by DOROTHY G October 27, 2012, 8:39 pm 1 reply
What mileage should I replace the timing belt at
It was recomended to be replaced now
Asked by Phillip U October 7, 2012, 11:30 am 3 replies
Windows don't go down sometimes
Sometimes my power windows won't go down, and if I press the driver side button, I hear clicking, but not with the other buttons. Sometimes they will work fine so it's intermittent...
Asked by Shanna B September 26, 2012, 7:58 am 2 replies
When I turn the key to start the car, it does nothing, all the lights come on on the dash board but
I have a new battery
Asked by Nancy R September 24, 2012, 3:47 pm 1 reply
when should timing belt be replaced
was wondering when I should replace timing belt. Car has 104,000 miles on it
Asked by Jim F September 12, 2012, 7:27 am 1 reply
My dashboard lights are going on and off on my 2007 Kia Spectra how do I fix?
I am trying to fix a problem with my dashboard lights going on and off
Asked by Saundra A August 19, 2012, 12:56 pm 1 reply
My engine just keeps reving really high and wont stop unless you put it in gear
My engine RPMs are really high it won't go down past 4500 even when you have no gas pedal on. If you put it in gear they go down but then when you drive it it's like it has no pow...
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