The Sephia is Kias oldest model, which first began to trickle into the U. Kia has been expanding its presence in the U. The Kia Spectra had a less than impressive American debut in the early 21st century. Stabilizer bars at both ends help to keep the hatchback stable. Ok yesturday I was driving the car and the reverse went out again you can. Follow correct Self-Test procedures, refer to Section 2, Quick Test. Often considered underpowered, the engine is actually adequate for a car that is as small and light as the Spectra.
Please or to join the conversation. Available in either a hatchback or sedan model, the Spectra is a no-frills vehicle designed to get its occupants from point A to point B reliably rather than in style. Either model can seat four comfortably, but five can squeeze into the hatchback model if necessary. Kia sold 98,256 vehicles in the United States during 2000, up from 82,211 units in the previous year, according to Automotive News. I saw a service bulletin, kt2007020701, that is a relearn procedure, if the pcm--tcm or transmission has been replaced. The engine seemed more powerful, particularly for city driving, though it still left a bit to be desired in highway performance. Kia sold 98,256 vehicles in the United States during 2000, up from 82,211 units in the previous year, according to Automotive News.
Both body styles use the same 125-horsepower, 1. Wheelbases are identical, but the hatchback is 2 inches longer overall at 176. Go to the right rear of the engine compartment ensure you connection for the transmission module is all hook up, go to the transmission and ensure nothing at the harness is disconnected Mar 29, 2012 P0753 Shift Solenoid A Electrical its inside of transmission not very easy to replace it controls the shifting of the transmission P0763 Shift Solenoid C Electrical its another transmission shift solenoid P0758 Shift Solenoid B Electrical another shift solenoid now my question to you is your transmission shifting normal have you had any work done to your car recently like changeing any seals on your transmission to have theses replaced by a mechanic its gonna be very expensive i could tell you step by step how to change them with theses codes you should be haveing serious shifting issues if you dont have shifting issues reset codes and see if they come back if they do then it could be in the wireing harness comeing from transmission hope this answers your question happy holidays Dec 16, 2010. The newest vehicle in its lineup is the 2002 Sedona minivan, which was launched in summer 2001. Please check below for your specific P1529 code.
The sensor was replaced and the computer was reset with the obd2 code reader, but the engine light came back on and I got the same codes,also car kick the same way, What can I do to fix the problem. Aluminum engine mounts and other engineering changes aim toward decreasing noise, vibration and harshness. The Kia Spectra had a less than impressive American debut in the early 21st century. In addition to having a lift-up hatch instead of a regular trunk, the Spectra hatchback has displayed different front-end styling than the sedan; but the 2002 models more closely resemble each other. A larger rear opening on the Spectra hatchback makes it easier to load and unload cargo. Vehicle Overview Introduced for 2001, Kias sporty four-door hatchback offshoot of the front-drive subcompact Sephia sedan earns a restyled body and interior for 2002. As in most small cars, fitting three people especially adults in the backseat can get mighty snug.
It was also considered vastly underpowered, even though its fuel economy ratings were solid. Pull over, retighten it, and take a look at the cap to see if it has any cracks in it. Interior Both the hatchback and sedan hold five passengers and are equipped with front bucket seats. These front wheel drive cars are equipped with 14 gallon gas tanks. Based in South Korea, Kia is now owned by Hyundai but maintains its own dealer network. These front wheel drive cars are equipped with 14 gallon gas tanks.
Headroom is adequate on both sides, and rear legroom is above average for the compact league. About the 2002 Kia Spectra The Kia Spectra is a compact economy car ideal for drivers seeking fuel efficiency. Acceleration with the automatic transmission sets no records, and the unit sometimes downshifts with a jolt. On the whole, it responds as well as the automatics in most competitors. Sometimes if I shift from park to reverse I can get reverse to work enough to bearly move the car but acceleration wont move it any faster. Well I got home fixed the Trans mount drove car and it reversed again reverse worked after I fixed the mount but it still has slow acceleration from dead stop.
This Replacement Manual Antenna comes in a sleek black design or polished stainless steel. Adequate trunk space makes the Spectra capable of accomplishing errands around town. Move the shifter to the neutral position. Folding rear seatbacks help give the Spectra hatchback more cargo-carrying versatility than the sedan, which has a conventional trunk. On average, drivers can expect to get 23 miles per gallon in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. The Sephia is Kias oldest model, which first began to trickle into the U. Most models come with an impressive array of safety features for such an economical car; front air bags, side curtain air bags and side-impact air bags are standard features on every Spectra.
Value is what sells these sedans, even though their reputation for durability cannot match that of comparable Honda or Toyota models. Im getting codes p1529 and p0734 any advice would be great? You could have tranny problems? The car was regarded as a cheaply-manufactured and shoddily-designed automobile that failed to impress American drivers. The base engine on the Spectra is a 2. Ok when I put the car in reverse it goes in gear and will move in reverse on level ground but as soon as I push on the aceleration the engine reves up like it is in neutral and car does not move any faster while it is in reverse it just bearly moves in reverse like it is getting in gear and slips out while I push on the gas? Continue driving and see if the check engine light turns off. On average, drivers can expect to get 23 miles per gallon in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.