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Category: Kia
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Experience:  Mechanical Engineer BEng Hons22 years experience in car engine industry, 10 years in formula 1
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Want to check timing belt on 2002 kia sedona 2.9 diesel, see

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Want to check timing belt on 2002 kia sedona 2.9 diesel, see if correctly lined up , as engine seems too hot and is trouble starting also under exceleration strugles and engine managment light comes on
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: stays on under excelaaration and kick down then goes out when u lift off and engine settles at given speed
JA: Are you fixing your Sedona yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: trying, first , changed thermostat, it wasnot opening properly ,
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: 2nd checked that water pump was circulating water , im sure it is ,but unsure how powerfull should be ,with top pipe held high does not seem to push it out, 3rd ran motor with fan permantly on ,still feel engine is too hot , and top pipe is pretty hard ,4th, changed fuel pump sender unit on rear of pump ,but still hard to start ,
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

this should be the cam timing diagram required

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


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