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Category: Kia
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My car starts, but the engine is not getting gas. When I

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My car starts, but the engine is not getting gas. When I accelerate nothing happens. I can only coast 10 miles. I have codes from diagnostic machine, but not sure what they mean. My engine like was on also,
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: No not a gas hog. It starts ok, but it may cut off and I start it up again.
JA: What is the model of your '10 Kia?
Customer: Optima 2007 EX 6 cyclinder
JA: Are you fixing your Optima yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing yet, I cannot drive it because it only goes 10 miles
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No I have really been blessed, because the only major thing I have had to be fixed was I had to get a new starter and that is all. So I guess I can"t complain much about repairs.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

Can you list the codes you have?