Kia Troubleshooting Questions? Ask a Mechanic
Hello, I'm Brandon - Kia tech.
What do you mean they are hitting?
So you are getting misfire code?
So the check engine light is ON?
It sounds to me the torque converter is bad in the transmission.
The engine power is not connecting to the transmission.
Therefore when you press the gas it is not going anywhere.
flashing means misfire. Have you replaced the ignition coil yet? Typically it is the coils fault.
on the valve cover.
click on the link for picture.
did you use aftermarket coil or factory kia coil? because they make a different.
Do you have an OBD2 scanner to scan the vehicle's computer.
Can you buy one from the store and plug it in the OBD2 port.
The code will tell me what is wrong with the car.
The OBD2 reader cost about $60
harbor freight or autozone sell it.
let me know if you have further question. Please rate me positive, thank you!