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Changed left and right manifold with catalytic converter, O2

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sensors, spark plugs and coils...
changed left and right manifold with catalytic converter, O2 sensors, spark plugs and coils, engine light is off but engine tremble. I do not know what else to do.
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Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago
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Where there codes for all of the items that you have changed?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
after replaced those parts no more code. I replaced the left and right manifolds because they have particles moving inside and the scanner reported a misfire on piston number 1 and 5
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I replace the spark plugs, the O2 sensors and the coils before the manifolds
Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Ok, have you performed a compression test or a cylinder leak down test on these cylinders?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
no
Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Since the system is not setting any codes, this would need to be the next step. This issue sounds like the issue is mechanical with the engine.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
the car is running strong but when is running from time to time fills like when you press the brake just a little and let it go
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
the engine light not supposed to be on if it a compression problem?
Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

Yes, these vehicle had a common issue with the valves and valve seats leaking and causing this issue.

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Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

No low compression will normally not set a code.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
okay, thank you
Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

No problem, thank you.

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Kia Mechanic: Mike Kelly, Mechanic replied 2 years ago

you can respond back to this question at anytime after rating this question positive and I can still respond.

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