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*New update please help* Stalling and hesitating in Kia Sorento after getting gas

I have a 2011 Sorento that has been a mystery. It started hesitating and sort of hiccuping seemingly randomly a few months ago. Fast forward and we have seen three mechanics and there are no codes ...
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2011 Kia Sorento - Determine between starter and ignition problem

I have searched and this question does not appear to be in Stack. Will be as concise as possible. Recently on our Sorento pushing the start button only turns the motor about 1 time out of 10 (if it ...
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Car cranks no start smoke from exhaust and smoke from throttle body

I have a Kia sorento 2003, so 3 months ago the car was running fine. My dad did a valve cover gasket replacement on it since it was leaking oil. He replaced the valve cover gasket and left the intake ...
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2014 Kia Sorento power door lock locks all doors but only unlocks driver side door

A 2014 Kia Sorento where suddenly the power door lock's unlock function has stopped working for all but the driver's door. The power unlock function will only unlock the driver's side door. The ...
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Can I swap my 2018 Kia Sorento engine

Want to swap my 2018 Kia Sorento lx engine 3.3 liter with a larger more powerful engine. I'm attempting to make the car more powerful so I can tow more weight than the car is currently rated for. I ...
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Kia Sorento push start revs much too high

Worked on cars for years, then fell away from doing anything besides replacing the occasional starter or oil pump, then nothing as my cars got more reliable. My 2013 Kia Sorento is the newest car I've ...
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Radiator not fully draining on Kia Sorento

I have a 2012 Kia Sorento SX AWD (that's the 3.5l V6). I am following the instructions in the service manual for replacing the engine coolant, but when I unscrew the radiator drain plug I only get ...
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What engine are comparable to swap in a Kia Sorento 2.5l 2009

Oil pump has buggered my engine so looking for a replacement. Have been told Hyundai would swap, but clueless as what year model year ect. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks. My is 2009
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A ECM QUESTION... FOR A 2016 KIA SORENTO

How do i reprogram a used ECM if needs replaced?My boyfriend was hooking up stereo system and seems he fried my ECM??Inside lights and locks headlights all still work but will not start...
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Swap o replaced an Engine in Kia Sorento 2013 Can i use a 2016 Kia Sorento Engine?

Kia Sorento 2.4 L 2013 4 cyl I like to know what model and year of Engines Can I use for replaced my Engine
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2019 Kia Sorento annoying and now dangerous electrical issues

I had a 2013 and a 2016 Sorento and they always worked perfectly. Now I have a 2019 and have had annoying electrical issues from nearly the start, and today something very dangerous happened. The ...
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Multiple electrical issues or what?

Hi there I have a 2005 Kia Sorento LX 3.5L. First the power windows do not work and no power to the 2 25amp fuses. Next I found a little problem. I had to change the fuse block due to a broken ...
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