Kia

Kia troubleshooting questions? Ask a mechanic

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Kia Questions
2008 Kia spectra 11900ml. The car will stall when coming to
2008 Kia spectra 11900ml. The car will stall when coming to a stop. No check engine light. Will start back up no problem. Idle is smooth for the most part. There are times where the idle will bounce f… read more
Greg
Greg
Shop owner, technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
6,387 satisfied customers
My 2007 Kia Rio is idling a little roughly. Running fine.
Hi My 2007 Kia Rio is idling a little roughly. Running fine. Doesn't appear to be burning oil. The spark plugs do need replacing (just looked) Anythingelse I should do or look for? hanks… read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
16,796 satisfied customers
2008 Kia spectra engine light came on. could not stay on
Hi there, 2008 Kia spectra engine light came on. could not stay on idle, backfires, stalling unless high rpm already replaced up stream o2 sensor, cleaned idle air control valve (needed to be cleaned … read more
Brad Barker
Brad Barker
Automotive Diesel Technology
4 satisfied customers
Kia spectra: kia 2006 spectra engine stalling when slowing
kia 2006 spectra engine stalling when slowing or gas pedal is released (I can keep it from stalling by "feathering" the gas pedal when slowing at intersections). this is a repeat problem. appears like… read more
Jerry
Jerry
Service consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,108 satisfied customers
Kia Sorento LX: I have a 2008 Kia Sorento LX. I just changed
I have a 2008 Kia Sorento LX. I just changed the engine air filter and the car cranks but will not start. The engine stutters and stalls.… read more
Randall C
Randall C
Auto Technician / Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,341 satisfied customers
Kia Sportage: My 2000 sportage died on me while drivnig. It
My 2000 sportage died on me while drivnig. It took 20 mins, to start up again. It ran for 5 min and died again.Seems like it wasnt getting enough fuel. change fuel pump, fuel filter. still same proble… read more
HondaPlatinum
HondaPlatinum
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
25,723 satisfied customers
Kia 1999 Sportage: I have a 1999 KIA Sportage that is coding
I have a 1999 KIA Sportage that is coding PO101....MAF....when I have to stop for lights my motor shakes like it's going to stall or stop....what do I do?… read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
24,495 satisfied customers
Kia Spectra LX: My 2009 Spectra just started losing power on
My 2009 Spectra just started losing power on throttle, as if it had a bad tank of gas, or something. When you press the throttle, it bogs down, and the engine light comes on. It did this for a little … read more
Mike Kelly
Mike Kelly
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
250 satisfied customers
i have a 2002 Kia Spectra the check engine light is on and is idleing high. the miles is
i have a 2002 Kia Spectra the check engine light is on and is idleing high. the miles is 113,000. What could this be… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20,925 satisfied customers
Hi , Im having trouble with a 1998 Kia mentor 1.5 fuel injected auto. The Ideal is a
Hi , I'm having trouble with a 1998 Kia mentor 1.5 fuel injected auto. The Ideal is altering between 300rpm and 1200rpm and it is stalling when stopping. Thanks in advance Bruce.… read more
HondaPlatinum
HondaPlatinum
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
25,723 satisfied customers
2005 KIA OPTIMA: STALLS WHEN THE GAS PEDAL IS DEPRESSED OR SHUTS
2005 KIA OPTIMA THAT STALLS WHEN THE GAS PEDAL IS DEPRESSED OR SHUTS OFF COMPLETELY WHEN IN IDLE...WHY… read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
24,495 satisfied customers
2001 sportage: cuts..the mass air flow sensor, but would like to know
my 2001 sportage will not remain running. It will try to start but cuts off immediately. I think it may be the mass air flow sensor, but would like to know for sure before purchasing.… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20,925 satisfied customers
2005 kia rio it run well but foul the sparks plugs and quits .
2005 kia rio it run well but foul the sparks plugs and quits .it seem it gettig to much fuel… read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
24,495 satisfied customers
2000 Kia Sportage: idle speed..awhile..almost stall, and a heavy smell
2000 Kia Sportage: Erratic idle speed. Runs up to 3000 rpm and stays for awhile, then will suddenly drop to below 1000 rpm, almost stall, and a heavy smell of gasoline. Used to idle steadily around 10… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20,925 satisfied customers
2007 kia spectra: engine will miss and stall..throttle..air filter
2007 kia spectra: engine will miss and stall out when you come to a stop or when you are driving and let off throttle pressure as you are approaching a red light. also seems to do it after refueling t… read more
HondaPlatinum
HondaPlatinum
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
25,723 satisfied customers
Kia Rio I own a 2004 kia rio and have been having problems
I own a 2004 kia rio and have been having problems with it for some time. I am getting intermittent loss of power and stalling, so much that the car completely looses power no matter how much gas i gi… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
20,925 satisfied customers
I have a 2003 Kis Spectra getting error code P0102. replaced
I have a 2003 Kis Spectra getting error code P0102. replaced Mass Air Flow Sensor and still stalling out and bucking in first gear. Also put in new air filter. What else can I do?… read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
24,495 satisfied customers
2001 spectra: stalling..fuel filter..the throttle body..fuel injectors
My 2001 spectra is stuttering, backfiring and stalling, but only intermittantly. My mechanic can't find the problem. He's changed the plugs, wires, fuel filter, cleaned the throttle body and fuel inje… read more
Mike V.
Mike V.
technician
Subaru and Nissan factory training.
29,610 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Kiatech

Kiatech

Kia Master Technician

210 satisfied customers

30+ years experience,ASE certified,KIA certified Master Technician,Ford factory trained

Chris (aka- Moose)

Chris (aka- Moose)

Technician

688 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

679 satisfied customers

Hyundai Certified and 15+ years as an ASE Maser Tech

K. Wiggins

K. Wiggins

ASE Certified Technician

476 satisfied customers

ASE Certified Technician, Associates Degree in Automotive Technology, 20+ years in the trade

Dave Nova

Dave Nova

ASE Technician

331 satisfied customers

ASE Master Certification. 25 yrs experience

Mike Kelly

Mike Kelly

Mechanic

250 satisfied customers

17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.

FlatRate572

FlatRate572

KIA MASTER ELITE

200 satisfied customers

ASE certified,KIA Master Elite,10+ years KIA experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x