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2002 KIA Sportage CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT KIA REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Kia -> Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Blower Motor, Replace -> Front -> Optima -> Rear -> Rio, Sephia & Spectra -> Sedona -> Sportage
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Optima

    • Remove blower motor and wheel assembly retaining screws.
    • Disconnect electrical connector and cooling tube from blower motor.
    • Remove blower motor from evaporator and blower unit, Fig. .
    • Reverse procedure to install.

    Rio, Sephia & Spectra

    The evaporator case and the blower motor are removed as an assembly.

    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Disconnect intake and outlet pipe from evaporator using suitable quick coupling tool. Immediately plug all open fittings to keep moisture out of A/C system.
    • ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Power Brake Units -> Power Brake Unit Service -> Replacement
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Replacement

    • Remove master cylinder as outlined in "Hydraulic Brake Systems."
    • Remove power brake unit in numbered sequence, Fig. .
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • Inspect all...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Kia -> Component Locations -> Optima w/2.4L Engine & Sportage
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Refe...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2002 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 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove two upper bolts from intake manifold bracket.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove bolts from clutch release cylinder, then position cylinder aside.
    • Remove two lower intake manifold bracket bolts and bracket.
    • Remove two upper, then lower starter bolts.
    • Disconnect starter from flywheel housing, then support starter in place.
    • Lower vehicle.
    • From above, disconnect S-terminal connector, Fig. .
    • Remove ...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Kia -> Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    The TCS warning lamp, will illuminate for 2-4 seconds when the ignition switch is placed in the on position to indicate the warning lamp is operational. The lamp should go off after the 2-4 seconds has elapsed. If the warning lamp remains ...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Lower

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at radiator outlet.
    • Remove hose from radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at water inlet.
    • Remove hose from water inlet.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure t...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Air Conditioning -> Alternator -> Power Steering
    Vehicle: 2002 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 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2002 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Brake Components Diagram for 2002 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GASBrake Components Diagram for 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Master Cylinder
  • Stop Lamp
  • Rear Brake
  • Vacuum Booster
  • Parking Brake Cable
  • Front Driveshaft Diagram for 2002 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GASFront Driveshaft Diagram for 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Differential Assembly
  • Front Drive Shaft
  • Half Shaft
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2002 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Compressor
  • Blower Motor
  • Blower Control Switch
  • 2002 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Power Window Relay
  • Power Window Main Switch
  • Rear Power Window Motor- Left Hand
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2002 KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Torque Specifications on "Torque to Yield" Engine Component Bolts
    Vehicle: 2002 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: 2002 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2002 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2002 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 2002 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 2002 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 2002 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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