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2002 Kia Rio
Worst 2002 Rio engine Problems
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- car dies while driving3
- engine failure2
- engine got fire while driving1
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine16
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling13
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine: Gasoline5
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine: Gasoline: ...3
- NHTSA: Engine1
- NHTSA: Vehicle Speed Control: Accelerator Pedal1
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