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  1. Click a few times before turning over

    Kia Picanto Forum
    Hi guys, So I have a 61 plate (2011) Picanto and it's caused me nothing but trouble lately. It started where I would try turn the engine on and it would click a few times before turning over, this then developed into clicking a lot before turning over and then rapidly turned into just clicking...
  2. Same car, help identify engine ........

    2003-2010 Sorento Forum
    So I have a predicament. I just found out that my Kia Sorento doesn't have its OEM engine in it. When the camshaft bolt blew, the block was replaced with one it wasn't meant to have since that's all they had in stock. I would like to know which engine. All I have are part numbers from the...
  3. Putting a newer engine into a 2015 soul+?

    Kia Soul Forum
    Can a newer engine be put into a 2015 Soul+? My oil pump went bad, apparently, and it looks like I need a new engine. (Only 84000 miles on it, but my understanding is that Kia's 100000 mile powertrain warranty does not transfer to second owners like me. Sigh.) The 2015 engines I've found are...
  4. engine lawsuite

    4G (2011+) Optima
    Hi all, I found out there was a law suite involving the engines on various cars including the 2019 Optima where the engine could catch fire or something. What happens to unsold cars? do they get them fixed before they get sold?
  5. Help - Engine noise only when accelerating on 2016 V6

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    Hello guys, I recently bough a Sorento, its a 2016 V6, it has a 3.3L but its not GDI, I'm in Costa Rica so we get a different engine. Thing it, it recently started making a weird noise but exclusively when accelerating, as soon as I come off the accelerator the noise stops. Only way for me to...
  6. Kia Optima. Sxl 2013 mileage 99244 Turbo failure engine oil disappeared?.

    4G (2011+) Optima
    I have my Kia Optima SXL in the shop, the turbo has failed. It has had the usual Kia failures new engine at 30,000. Steer colum plastic union. All cpu updates 120 engine point check etc. Now let me explain this one to you. As of the above mileage, I was on the way to work when all of a sudden I...