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  1. 2002 Rio brake lock up

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    is there a return spring on the pedal , on my triumph spitfire it broke the brakes were on just a bit all the time and the fronts seized.
  2. torque steer

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    thanks for your help , very good link , i,ve answered the other thread now sorry for this , i think new suspension rubbers and re tracking.
  3. torque steer

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    If I accelerate from 40 mph to 60 in 4th gear i get , what i think is torque steer , that is the car steers to the right about 1/2 a meter in 2 to 3 seconds . i am guessing that there is a rubber bush or set of them a bit to old . My car has 82,000 miles up and is new to me . what should i do .:huh:
  4. Black oval badges

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    I think the new badges look cool how do i order them:cool::confused: ps for a 2003 rio
  5. best tyres on std wheels

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    I ended up on std tyres , tracked and balanced . this car is new to me but the steering now feels like driving on a slippery ball, is there a shim on the rack.
  6. best tyres on std wheels

    1G (2001-2005) Rio
    Hello from Galway in the west of Ireland . I,m putting a set of tyres on my 2003 Rio , the question is what tyre profile is best for this car. most of my driving is at 60mph (100kph) and motorway 75 mph (120kph). some of the roads here in the west are a bit rough , so i,m thinking bigger...
  7. Larger wheels perform worse

    3G 2011 - 2016 Sportage
    I am thinking of putting bigger profile tyres on my 2003 Rio , what fits
  8. Replacement for Kia logo badge

    Kia Mohave & Borrego
    I want a badge for a rio 2003