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Have 2004 Kia sedona today started the van about five times

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Hi Dave
Have 2004 Kia sedona today started the van about five times today parked the van at the Dr's office about 1 hour later try to start and the starter is engaging but the engin won't turn on did this a couple of times and same response. Left alone for a couple of minutes and then the van started normaly now the engin light is on
Took van home turned off and tried to start again and did the same thing all over again could help?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  fix it man replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** for the question. By far the most common cause of this is a failing crank position sensor. It is a common intermittent failure on this engine and if the computer does not get a signal from it then it will not start. If you have a computer scan tool you can see if any codes came up but most of the time it will not set a code for it. Did you plan on fixing this yourself?