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2009 KIA Sorento CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT KIA REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2009 KIA Sorento car and truck repair procedures including KIA engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your KIA Sorento automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
    • Remove split pin and castle nut.
    • Remove upper control arm link lock bolt and spring washer and nut.
    • Remove tie rod end cotter pin and separate tie rod end from knuckle using suitable tool.
    • Remove tie rod end from steering knuckle.
    • Mark driveshaft to identify location during installation.
    • Pry driveshaft ...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Relearn Procedures -> Tire Pressure Sensor Initiation -> TPMS Receiver
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento LX 3.3 V6 GAS

    Tire Pressure Sensor Initiation

    • Using Kia TPMS exciter tool, or equivalent, read the four tire pressure sensor IDs starting with sensor 1 the LH front wheel.
    • Read the remaining sensors in the following order:
      • Sensor 2, RH front wheel.
      • Sensor 3, LH rear wheel.
      • Sensor 4, RH rear wheel.
    • Connect the Kia exciter tool, or equivalent, to the DLC (Data Link Connector) located under the LH side of the instrument panel.
    • Using the tool, register the four sensor IDs to the TPMS receiver.
    • Disconnect the tool from the DLC.
    • Place the ignition switch in the Off position for 3 minutes, then turn the i...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground terminal first, then positive terminal.
    • Disconnect alternator connector and remove cable from alternator B+ terminal.
    • Rem...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Kia -> 2007-09 Sorento
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento LX 3.3 V6 GAS

    Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 9,320 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

    • Open the glove compartment door.
    • Lower the glove compartment completely by removing the stopper, Fig. .
    • Remove ...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Kia -> Electronic Stability Control (ESC)/Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Off Warning Lamp -> 2007-09 Sorento
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    The ESC/ESP warning lamp will be illuminated for 3 seconds when the ignition switch is placed in the on position but should go out when the self-diagnostic system determines that the system is functioning properly. The lamp will illuminate when the ESC/ESP is switched off by d...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento LX 3.3 V6 GAS

    Inlet

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

    Outlet

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at he...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm counterclockwise, using a suitable tool to relieve tension...

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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2009 KIA Sorento cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: TCM REPROGRAM W/3.8L
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
  • Document: TCM REPROGRAM W/3.3L
    Vehicle: 2009 KIA Sorento EX 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2009 KIA Sorento AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2009 KIA Sorento 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 2009 KIA Sorento 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 2009 KIA Sorento 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 2009 KIA Sorento 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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