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Kia Forte

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2010
Worst Category
engine Problems

Here are total complaints by model year for the Kia Forte. Overall the worst problem category is Kia Forte engine problems.

The 2010 Kia Forte has the most overall complaints, & we also rate 2010 as the worst model year ranked on several factors such as repair cost & average mileage when problems occur. The most-reported problem is with the 2011 Kia Forte for engine makes ticking noise.

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