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  1. Picanto 2004 starts and stalls 5 seconds later - (P0300, P0301, P0340)

    Kia Picanto Forum
    I have a Kia Picanto 2004 that drived perfectly fine, until one day last week, I started smelling petrol in the car. I was about to check it out until I noticed that my fuel level is going down super quick and I started loosing power (Misfires and jerking) and the check engine came back...
  2. Driver Side Sliding Door Stuck open

    Kia Carnival & Sedona 2006+
    My 2010 Kia Sedona sliding door on the driver's side is stuck in the open position, pulling on the door handle won't release the door. Any suggestion on gett the door unstuck. Thank you,
  3. Key fob won't be programmed

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    Hello guys, Please help me if anyone has an idea. I have a Kia Forte 2014 LX, I purchased my car without a key fob, just the metal key and I have taken the car to some key shops to program a key fob but no one has been able to program it. They use the handheld and try to use different cars...
  4. i need help finding my kia cerato etacs module

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    Hi can someone please help me find my etacs module for my 04/05 kia cerato? i cant seem to find any information about it anywhere, not even in the manuel.
  5. Keep or sell after engine replacement

    2011 - 2013 (XM) Sorento Forum
    Hi all, My 2012 Kia Sorento, 88,000 miles, recently threw a knock sensor code while i was driving on the highway. It went into limp home mode and I was slowly able to get it off the highway. I had it towed to my local kia dealer and they tell me my entire engine needs replaced, they say it...
  6. I Have a Problem With The ECU of My Kia Forte 2013

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    I have a problem with my 2013 Kia Forte and the communication with the OBD ll, about 2 days ago I connected some LED lights to the edge of my door and took the current from the main lights, they worked perfect 2 days, on the 3rd day I started my car And I realized that it said that the tires...
  7. 2014 KIA CADENZA Heavy steering wheel

    Kia Cadenza Forum
    Recently got all four breaks and rotors replaced new. After I noticed steering got little heavy when making turns it was completely fine and smooth before I change previous breaks and rotors. Any ideas or suggestions regarding this matter. Thank you
  8. Need advice on 2006 Spectra EX 2.0 4 CYL 4-speed automatic trans.

    Kia Cerato, Shuma & Spectra Forum
    Hi everyone! First all of all, sorry if this post is in the wrong part of this website. I am new to the forum. I recently have had problems with the transmission on the Kia.. the shift solenoids seemed to finally go out. I have had problems with the car not shifting into the last gear onto the...
  9. Best performance enhancements for 2015 Kia Forte Koup

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    Excuse me for a lack of knowledge into car stuff as I'm relatively new to it. Been wanting to amp up my 2015 Kia Forte Koup (speed, loudness, economy etc), have researched a lot here and there but don't really know what would be good for my car specifically. Could anyone recommend a beginner...
  10. Upgrade Forte LXS base infotainment?

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    Hi all, I purchased a new 2019 Forte LXS, this is my first car, and I love it. Although, I was curious if there was anything I can do to potentially upgrade the infotainment system to possibly UVO services? I’m unsure if this a potential software firmware upgrade I could buy or if my car...
  11. MY19/20 Rio - reviews and known issues?

    Hi! I’m seeking REAL feedback (not just a sales pitch) about the MY19 and MY20 Kia Rios, specifically the Rio S. I’m in the market to upgrade, and really love the Rio. I’ve taken it for a test drive and have enjoyed the sales pitch from my local salesman, but really want to hear REAL reviews...
  12. 2016+ Kia Sorento relocate backup camera to spoiler

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    Has anyone relocated backup camera to up under the spoiler? I have a Kuat Sherpa 2.0 bike rack that obscures the image of the rearview camera in its factory location. I've accepted living with the parking sensor warning tone but sure would be nice to see over the rack. Thanks in advance!
  13. Hazard lights stay solid only on passenger side.

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    I have a 2016 kia sorento. I noticed last night that the yellow light in my tail light and side mirror, only on the passenger side, was on and solid. They stay on all the time, even when the car is off. The only way to turn it off was to unhook the battery. Any ideas what it could be and how to...
  14. 2019 Kia Forte S- Interior Lighting Kit.

    Kia Forte/Cerato (TD) and Koup Discussion Forum
    Recently decided to put the interior lighting kit into my forte. Asked the service/sales gentlemen at my local Kia dealership what will be lit up in the vehicle. The guy told me- the cup holder, the driver & passenger footwell, and the side of the doors. Also said it takes about 3-4 hours of...
  15. Maintenance Log | Record Keeping

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    Hi guys, I made an Auto Maintenance Log to keep in the car where I'd keep records of my oil changes and basic maintenance documented to protect my warranty should something happen. I thought I'd share a copy of it here in case someone finds it helpful. I personally have it folded and stored...
  16. 2019 kia 4 cylinder makes air puffing sound

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    My 2019 kia sorento makes an air puffing or hissing noise when not turned on. Just woke up and stepped outside and heard a "psssh click" sound. Please help!
  17. Headlights condensation / 31 miles (brand new)

    2016 - 2020 Sorento Forum
    Hello my fellow Sorento owners. Superfat dad here from Boca Raton, FL Needed a 7 seater to haul the kiddos around and the sorento price point did not disappoint, Just picked up a brand new silver Seronto LX v6 leftover from 2019 and got a nice deal on it. (10k off) The dealer did pre-delivery...
  18. Radio does not switch off

    Kia Soul Forum
    I have a 2012 Soul, it has 130 000 kms on the clock. When I switch off the ignition and take out the key, the radio stays on and the beeping sound to remind you that the key is in the ignition keeps going. The key remote buttons do not work when this happens. The central locking also does not...
  19. 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...
  20. Kia Ceed dashboard lights flashing

    Kia Cee'd Forum
    Hi, recently the lights and needle on my dashboard on the instrumentation keep sort of resetting. They turn on and off constantly. At first I thought it might just be the lights but the needle goes all the way down and comes back too...