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2004 Kia Rio
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2004 Rio Problems by Category
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- engine problems5NHTSA complaints: 15
- transmission problems1NHTSA complaints: 3
- wheels / hubs problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- fuel system problemsNHTSA: 6
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 4
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 4
- electrical problemsNHTSA: 4
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 4
- windows / windshield problemsNHTSA: 1
- drivetrain problemsNHTSA: 1
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 1
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
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