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Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager
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I have a new 2017 Codenza SXL after driving when warm

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I have a new 2017 Codenza SXL after driving when warm weather ,park car for one hour and when on restart the outside thermos says 32 degrees must drive for approx. 5 miles to get correct temp
JA: What is the model of your '17 Kia?
Customer: SXL
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: It is new the dealer has had it for over 2 weeks and still does same thing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: It dings and says 32 degrees and shows snow flake
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Eric replied 3 months ago.


Ok, do you know if they have replaced the ambient temperature sensor yet or recalibrated the climate control module yet? If not, these need to be done at this point