1.0

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
187,000 miles

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2002 Kia Sportage engine problems

engine problem

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2002 Kia Sportage Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 042014

Sportage

  • 187,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2002 Kia Sportage. The contact stated that the vehicle was "missing" while idle and "back firing". the vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where multiple issues were diagnosed (power train, base engine problem, exhaust manifold). The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failures. The failure mileage was 187,000 and the current mileage was 187,000.

- Oklahoma City, OK, USA

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