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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks from 1990+

Orifice Tube/Expansion Valve Locations -> Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 1996-97
Vehicle: 1996 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Drum Brakes -> Inspection
Vehicle: 1995 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Measure brake drum diameter. Maximum diameter is 7.91 inches on Sephia and...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

Kia -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Sedona & Sportage -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 2000 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

Normal Service

Replace every 30 months or 30,...

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

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks from 1990+.

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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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Reset Procedures
Vehicle: 2007 KIA Sportage LX 2.7 V6 GAS

The Low Tire Pressure Warning lamp will illuminate for approximately three seconds as a bulb check when the ignition switch is placed in the On position. This system uses radio frequency pressure sensors which mon...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 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 nut...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Kia -> 2005-09 Sportage
Vehicle: 2007 KIA Sportage LX 2.0 L4 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 9320 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the glove compartment door.
  • Lower the glove compartment completely by removing the tension cord and stopper...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Kia -> Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Lamp -> 2002-06 Sportage
Vehicle: 2005 KIA Sportage EX 2.7 V6 GAS

The Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) System warning lamp, will illuminate for 2-3 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 2-3 seconds has elapsed. If the warning lamp remains on or comes o...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 KIA Sportage LX 2.7 V6 GAS

  • Drain engine coolant into a suitable container.
  • Remove under cover.
  • Remove air duct.
  • Remove battery and battery tray.
  • Remove coolant reservoir tank.
  • Remove upper radiator hose and lower radiator hose.
  • On models with automatic transaxles, remove ATF (Automatic Transaxle Fluid) cooler hose.
  • On all models, disconnect fan motor connector.
  • Remove cooling fan motor assembly mo...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Sportage cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Air Conditioning -> Alternator -> Power Steering
Vehicle: 2010 KIA Sportage LX 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 KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

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

Engine Compartment Diagram for 2007 KIA Sportage LX 2.7 V6 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2007 KIA Sportage LX 2.7 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Triple Pressure Switch
  • Engine Compartment Diagram for 2008 KIA Sportage LX 2.0 L4 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2008 KIA Sportage LX 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • CMPS
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

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

    1999 KIA Sportage  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Speedometer
  • Cruise Control Unit
  • Engine Control Module
  • 2007 KIA Sportage EX 2.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2007 KIA Sportage EX 2.7 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • TPMS Indicator
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO
    Vehicle: 2007 KIA Sportage LX 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Entertainment: Stereo, Radio, Cassettes
  • Document: TOOLS: MIDTRONICS BATTERY TESTER
    Vehicle: 1998 KIA Sportage 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR KIA Sportage AUTOMOBILES

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