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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Import Compressor Service -> Zexel Compressor -> Precautions -> Product Compatibility
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Product Compatibility

Before replenishing refrigerant or refrigerant oil, ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Ensure brake fluid reservoir remains at least 3/4 full during entire bleed procedure.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove bleeder cap at bleeder screw farthest from master cylinder and attach a vinyl hose to bleeder screw.
  • Place other end of tube in a clear container filled with fresh brake flui...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Kia -> Component Locations -> Optima w/2.4L Engine & Sportage
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Refe...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Front

  • Place transmission in neutral.
  • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
  • Mark relationship of components before removal.
  • Reference mark relationship of driveline to axle pinion yoke.
  • Remove yoke retainer bolts and yoke retainers from front axle pinion yoke.
  • Disconnect driveline from front axle pinion yoke.
  • Wrap bearing caps wit tape in order to prevent loss of bearing rollers. When removing driveline do not attempt to remove shaft by pounding on yoke ears our using a tool between yoke and universal joint or damage to injection joints may...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove front bolts from air cleaner inlet pipe.
  • Loosen end clamp on inlet.
  • Remove top hose from resonance chamber, then air cleaner inlet pipe.
  • Open B+ terminal cover cap, terminal nut and lead.
  • Disconnect alternator L and S-terminal connectors.
  • Loosen pivot bolt and tensioner mounting bolt. Do not remove tensioner.
  • Relieve tension on dri...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Kia -> Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) ->
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

The MIL will be illuminated when the ignition switch is in the On position and the engine is not running. When the engine is started, the lamp should go off. If it remains lit, a diagnostic trouble code has been stored.On models less OBD II, after diagnosis and repair are complete, place ignition switch in off position, then clear stored diagnostic trouble codes by disconnecting the battery ground cable for at least 20 seconds. On models equipped with OBD II, following diagnosis and repair of the system, the lamp may be turned off using a suita...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Remove undercover, then drain coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove upper and lower radiator hoses, then disconnect coolant reservoir tank ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Air Conditioning -> Alternator -> Power Steering
Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Alternator

  • Disconnect battery ground cable from battery.
  • Loosen alternator upper locknut.
  • Loosen lower mounting nut.
  • Push alternator inward toward engine.
  • Remove alternator drive belt.
  • Clean and inspect belt surfaces of all pulleys.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque alternator mounting nut and bolt to 18 ft. lbs.
    • Torque alternator adjustment lockbolt to 11 ft. lbs.
    • Torque alternator brace mounting bolt to 17 ft. lbs.

Air Conditi...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Air Cleaner Diagram for 2001 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GASAir Cleaner Diagram for 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Idle Air Control Valve
  • Throttle Body
  • Plenum
  • Air Cleaner
  • Seat Belts Diagram for 2001 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GASSeat Belts Diagram for 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Mounting Bracket
  • Front Buckle Assembly
  • Seat Belt Tongue
  • Lap Belt Assembly
  • Front Anchor Bolt Assembly
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Front Door Switch
  • Left Rear Door Switch
  • Right Rear Door Switch
  • Left Front Door Switch
  • Key-In Ignition Switch
  • 2001 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Tail Light Relay
  • High Beam Indicator
  • Light Switch
  • Headlight Relay
  • Left Headlight
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Torque Specifications on "Torque to Yield" Engine Component Bolts
    Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Enhanced Dealer Feedback and Digital Camera Requirements to Support Kia Quality Initiatives
    Vehicle: 2001 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2001 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2001 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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