We are the original owners of this vehicle and have had all of its servicing done at the dealership including the last one 2 months ago. Too many owners having exactly the same problem, we should not be ignored. It was found that the engine is non-repairable. The service advisor erik informed me that he would have my car towed to their dealership and check out the issue. We bought our 2011 in February 2010. They will provide valuable info! In such cases, the light should go off by itself after a short time. I pulled back up into the drive way and put it in park.
It was still shaking very bad and sounding very rough. Use ourat any of our three Moritz Kia locations throughout the Fort Worth area. If the light begins flashing, it indicates a more serious problem such as a misfire that can quickly overheat the catalytic converter. This procedure should be work on the latest model of Kia Sorento 2013, 2014, 2015 models. Sometimes I find the fuel cap is loose and without turning the engine off I tighten the cap and this resolves the problem.
This recall was completed and now less than a month later the shaking like my car is going to stall is still happening intermittently. Entire engine needs to be replaced. This vehicle needs to be recalled immediately and kia needs to admit that there is something seriously wrong and that they will take responsibility for fixing it. The contact stated that he pulled and had the vehicle towed to his residents. The vehicle was in the process of being diagnosed by an authorized dealer at the time of the complaint.
Kia dealership has replaced gas pedal x2, throttle sensory assy, tightened connections, cleared codes, applied stabulant, tightened pins, reset codes, cleared faults, cleaned ground station and numerous other things. Shop said oil was full and recently changed. Keep reading to check out the top five reasons your check engine light may be on. This wasn't what I was… Yes you can. Open the door on the back of the vehicle.
Engine seizure matched engine seizure issue in recalled 2012-2014 Sorento vehicles. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. This is a manufacturing defect. Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2003 Sorento is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. But before you panic, consider what your check engine light actually means. I turned it off and call a mechanic over. Remember, these are manufacturer specific codes only.
Once died on me on the freeway with me and my 5yr old. Googled recalls for 2015 Sorento's and found several websites pertaining to a recall on kia Sorento's. Plus, not cover a car rental. Also how many litres of fuel. Check engine lights come in orange, yellow or amber color depending on the manufacturer. Maintained regular service and oil changes, although not always with castrol oil, as required for the carsense extended warranty. This will allow the removal of the gear shift covering but only after removing the cigarette light switch.
You can do it yourself by dividing the liters of fuel into the kilometers and multiplying the price you paid for a liter of fuel. Mind you the vehicle only has 41k miles on it! We know a million questions are flooding your mind and so we created this post to hopefully shed some light on your check engine light on your vehicle. Pulled vehicle to curb, shut off engine, waited several minutes to one hour, restarted engine and had full power. Vehicle codes using obdii pocketscan showed active and stored codes of p2138 accelerator , p2127 accelerator and p2106 limp mode. The driver will be spoiled with two-tone leather seats and dashboard and a leather-wrapped gear lever. Mapping the engine should pinpoint and solve the problem.
How Bad is the Check Engine Light on Kia Cars? I have kept up having oil changed regularly, and I do have receipts. If the gas cap is on tight then take it to a mechanic and… I have an '03 Kia Sorento. The maintenance required light is simply indicating that the car is due for an oil change or other routine servicing. Please use the form on our Contact Page to get in touch with us. That is the daytime running light fuse it controls the headlights and the brake lights and the fog lights. The car hesitated and cut off 300 miles from my home. Driving yesterday and pedal went straight to the floor causing total motor loss and hole in motor.