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reg, Hertfordshire

Kia Carens

carens diesel kangaroo jumps in low revs & gears but only when it feels like it It is quite violent & frightening the garage cant understand why. thinking of dumping it if I cant get it sorted HELP?

Submitted: 29/09/2016 19:45:23 | ID: 135581

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reg, Hertfordshire

Kia Carens

The vehicle kangaroo jumps in low gears quite violent at times garage cant make out why ?

Submitted: 29/09/2016 19:34:40 | ID: 135580

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claire, Derbyshire

Kia Carens

My Caren's indicators have stopped working, no clicking sound or anything. Hazards still working. Fuses are ok. Any ideas?

Submitted: 01/08/2016 15:41:02 | ID: 134028

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David Okrah, Kent

Kia Carens

My car runs for about 5 to 10 minutes then it stops. After 2 hours it may start again. Crankshaft and camshaft sensors have been changed but still it will not run. If it starts to run, it runs slowly even at high gear. Could someone help me?

Submitted: 24/07/2016 19:19:16 | ID: 133801

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Turner, Lincolnshire

Kia Carens

Can I remove the rear two seats to create more boot space

Submitted: 22/06/2016 17:17:03 | ID: 132893

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ahmad kta, Syria

Kia Carens

When takeoffs and biography Sir enclaves Gearbox Automatic third Even when standing and walking again Check Gearbox Oil is not a problem Check all connections are no problem Computer check of the car is not a problem I am from Syria How do I solve the problem

Submitted: 25/05/2016 16:50:10 | ID: 132025

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John Davies, France

Kia Carens

Can I jump start another vehicle from my Carens? If so how?

Submitted: 16/04/2016 12:00:55 | ID: 130450

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kevin higgins, Buckinghamshire

Kia Carens

I have a kia carens crdi 2004 model , over the past few weeks it has suddenly totally died when driving , if left for about half an hour it will start up again and drive perfectly then just stop again , any ideas please many thanks

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hi check the oil filter as if it is looses pressure the engine will cut out.. check your oil levels. check if the air filter is dirty as this will cause the engine to die also.. daren from Middlesex

Submitted: 13/04/2016 23:25:50 | ID: 130365

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Mandy, Hertfordshire

Kia Carens

Kia Caren has had new glow plugs, only starts with easy start. Had new coolant sensor, still won't start

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hi had this problem with my last kia when 240 miles away from home on holiday. the cause was a faulty injector. cost of repair was £180 but that was 2 years ago part cost £120. must have had a faulty batch as had to have all replaced over the next year.. daren from Middlesex

hi had this problem with my last kia when 240 miles away from home on holiday. the cause was a faulty injector. cost of repair was £180 but that was 2 years ago part cost £120. must have had a faulty batch as had to have all replaced over the next year.. daren from Middlesex

hi had this problem with my last kia when 240 miles away from home on holiday. the cause was a faulty injector. cost of repair was £180 but that was 2 years ago part cost £120. must have had a faulty batch as had to have all replaced over the next year.. daren from Middlesex

hi had this problem with my last kia when 240 miles away from home on holiday. the cause was a faulty injector. cost of repair was £180 but that was 2 years ago part cost £120. must have had a faulty batch as had to have all replaced over the next year.. daren from Middlesex

hi my problem was with one of the injectors as it was stuck open causing lack of pressure in the common rai/ return system. It took the mechanic approx 10 minutes to identify the probem and 35 minutes to replace the injector and fix it. But he had com across this probem before as he had always worked on diesels. daren from Middlesex

Submitted: 30/03/2016 22:55:45 | ID: 129717

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steve, Somerset

Kia Carens

can someone show me how to fit a new alternator

Submitted: 27/01/2016 19:38:47 | ID: 126792

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Alan Roche, Ireland

Kia Carens

Hi, while I was driving, the car seemed to go out of gear and now the gear lever is free to move as in, I can not select any gear. The gear linkage/cables is still connected all the way to the top of the gear box, so when we move the gear stick the cables are still moving at the top of the gear box, the part coming out of the gear box where the end of the cables are connected to is free to move with your hand, so does this mean something in the gearbox is broke or is there some other explanation?? many thanks Alan

Submitted: 03/01/2016 13:05:06 | ID: 125461

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themba, South Africa

Kia Carens

my car kia carens is giving me problem of jerking when i am accellerating like it is cutting petrol some time but not always i was thinking that its petrol pumb fuse but its not please help

Submitted: 15/12/2015 05:55:32 | ID: 124710

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Rauno Stapleton, Wiltshire

Kia Carens

my 08 Kia carens automatic is jumping when you change from first to second gear.does anyone know what is causing it.

Submitted: 07/12/2015 16:47:41 | ID: 124440

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andrew rayner, Yorkshire

Kia Carens

Where's the remote control locking control unit pleasr

Submitted: 16/11/2015 15:03:05 | ID: 123578

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simon marland, Greater Manchester

Kia Carens

what milage should I get from my 2010 1.6 petrol kia carens

Submitted: 30/10/2015 06:56:15 | ID: 122874

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paul, County Antrim

Kia Carens

Hello my Kia carens 2004 2.0crdi 82000 miles is making a tinny vibration noise at 1400-1800rpm does anyone no what this is. Right hand drive and the noise is worse the slower you drive between the 1400-1800rpm but the car drives fine before and after these points

Submitted: 25/10/2015 18:33:41 | ID: 122712

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paul, County Antrim

Kia Carens

Hello my Kia carens 2004 2.0 crdi miles 82000 is making a vibration noise at 1500rpm then it goes away in higher revs if you take your time going up the revs slowly it is very noisy do it quickly and its not that noticeably

Submitted: 21/10/2015 21:46:50 | ID: 122565

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ELIZABETH KANBI, Greater London

Kia Carens

My diesel Kia Carens will sometimes turn over but not start. I will try several times then if I leave it for a few minutes it will start. The fuel pump has been changed. What is wrong with it? (diesel)

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hi have you had the glow plugs changed?.try turning the ignition on a couple of times until the glow plug symbol goes out before trying to start it.........I this works then you need new glow plugs. daren from Middlesex

Submitted: 03/10/2015 21:00:02 | ID: 121929

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Darrell Gunther, Denbighshire

Kia Carens

Fault code P0299 turbo/egr fault the garage recommended a Terra clean which we did cost £180 and still car is in lymph mode and there seems to be a smell to any help

Submitted: 26/09/2015 16:01:53 | ID: 121653

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Ian, Bath and North East Somerset

Kia Carens

Hi I was wondering if anyone could help .My 56 plate kia carens keeps reving to about 5 when I change gears up through 1,2 and 3 then settles down . It's only done 44,000 miles.any help would be much appreciated

Submitted: 20/08/2015 20:18:00 | ID: 120092

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PETER HUTCHESON, Greater Manchester

Kia Carens

My seat is stuck. The pull ring has snapped and I cannot get the seat down. Can anybody tell me how to get the seat down or how to get into the ring to fix it.

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I used a length of metal coat hanger put a tiny hook in the end and pushed it in the hole until I hooked onto something which released the catch its a bit fiddly but worked for me.jm john maskell from Essex

I used a length of metal coat hanger put a tiny hook in the end and pushed it in the hole until I hooked onto something which released the catch its a bit fiddly but worked for me.jm john maskell from Essex

Submitted: 07/07/2015 22:20:56 | ID: 118193

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Sue, Kent

Kia Carens

The hold light has just come on the dashboard, what does it mean?

Submitted: 24/06/2015 12:31:41 | ID: 117638

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james jones, Middlesbrough

Kia Carens

I have just changed the cam belt on my wifes car after the water pump had seized and snapped the cam belt I checked on line to get the timing marks and have set the cam timing using this information but the engine wont start could this be because I have set the timing on the wrong cylinder ie set on cylinder 4 instead of cylinder 1 is it possible to change the injector timing electronicly to save stripping the engine timing belt again

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I take it you did not remove head to check for damage because Valves will be damaged if belt had snapped and no there's no way of electronic timing Barry from Stockton-on-Tees

Submitted: 21/06/2015 18:38:41 | ID: 117512

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John milburn, Durham

Kia Carens

I am unable to get fourth gear on my kia carens diesel car will I need a new gearbox or can something else be the problem

Submitted: 20/05/2015 18:56:41 | ID: 116274

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alesandro paradela, Philippines

Kia Carens

Where can I find the engine number? Where exactly is the location for stencil purposes?

Submitted: 14/05/2015 06:11:07 | ID: 116010

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carol munro, East Riding of Yorkshire

Kia Carens

My kia carens 55 runs well but will not go into third gear from fourth gear & is sometimes difficult to go from second to third but will go in if rev's are high enough . Any advise would be appreciated.

Submitted: 03/05/2015 21:09:56 | ID: 115531

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henk, South Africa

Kia Carens

Hi. The car has 196554km on the clock. For the last few days there has been a noise coming from the engine. The noise only appears from 2500rpm. I have changed the timing chain, tensioner and 2 x guides but the noise is still there?

Submitted: 12/04/2015 16:03:05 | ID: 114622

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Vic, Cheshire

Kia Carens

I found oil in my passenger footwell, can't find where it come from?

Submitted: 11/04/2015 22:28:10 | ID: 114600

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dare, Ghana

Kia Carens

What could be the problem, my car does not pull the way it used to pull? I have to accelerate more before it goes. What is the problem and what should I do?

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I the morning I found black smoke when I start my Kia carens at second time with in ten minutes, it will last for almost one hour before it will stop .what is the problem Emmanuel from Ghana

Submitted: 09/04/2015 05:32:53 | ID: 114477

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stewart burnett, Angus

Kia Carens

Just put car in for MOT and it failed on lower suspension arm rubber bush. Do I just replace the rubber bush or the whole suspension arm?

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just the bush john maskell from Essex

Submitted: 24/03/2015 14:10:34 | ID: 113753

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christine williams, North Lanarkshire

Kia Carens

hi just bought a kia carens le automatic 1,8 can anyone tell me at the milage when timing belt needs replacing again milage is 108,000

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I have a 2004 model 60.000 miles you should change belt jim from Merseyside

I have a 2004 model 60.000 miles you should change belt jim from Merseyside

Submitted: 24/02/2015 16:43:09 | ID: 112258

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ELIZABETH KANBI, Greater London

Kia Carens

MY KIA CARENS DIESEL 2009 WONT START AND THE OIL INDICATORS SAYS CHECK OIL. I GOT SOMEONE TO CHECK THE OIL AND THE LEVEL WAS OKAY BUT THE CAT WOULD NOT START. WE GAVE IT A JUMP START BUT STILL WOULD NOT START. WHAT IS WRONG WITH IT?

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Cat won't start? Try feeding it fish. Cats don't like 12V either. P. Galore from Aberdeenshire

Submitted: 02/02/2015 16:55:05 | ID: 110750

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kevin, North Lincolnshire

Kia Carens

Hi the central lock in on my carens le 2004 stopped working even though the key fob is workin fine any help please

Submitted: 29/01/2015 21:28:23 | ID: 110516

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kevin, North Lincolnshire

Kia Carens

Hi my key fob works ok but will not operate the central lock in that is unlock or lock any help please my car is a carens 2004 thanks

Submitted: 29/01/2015 21:14:28 | ID: 110513

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Sarah, Oxfordshire

Kia Carens

My nearside driveshaft has snapped. £425 new. thinking of getting a second hand part. will a driveshaft from a Carens I fit my Carens II?

Submitted: 29/01/2015 14:21:46 | ID: 110490

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fergus, Falkirk

Kia Carens

Hi. I have a 2005 Kia Carens cdri le with no service history and I am trying to find out if the timing belt has been changed. I had a look at the belt as best I could and I could just make out the markings on it, it said hy/kia gates powergrip. Can anybody tell me if that would have been the original factory belt that Kia used whe the car was built?

Submitted: 16/01/2015 07:42:04 | ID: 109649

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fergus, Falkirk

Kia Carens

Hi I have a 2005 Kia Carens crdi. I have no service history and am trying to find out if the car has had a timing belt change. I am trying to find out what make of belt would be fitted in the Kia factory when the car was made, the markings on my belt I can just make some of the words out are hyKia gates powergrip, would that be the belt that Kia used in their factory assembly line?

Submitted: 15/01/2015 08:55:28 | ID: 109582

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raymond, West Midlands

Kia Carens

I have a yellow light in the shape of a car in the diesel panel on the driver`s side of the dash. It has suddenly started to flash. Can anyone give me any information?

Submitted: 12/01/2015 12:45:30 | ID: 109404

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Caitriona, Ireland

Kia Carens

My Automatic carens has just come up with a transmission fault. The throttle body needs to be replaced and they think they may be connected and if not then we r looking at more work to be done. Can anyone tell me if it is not connected then how much money r we talking about to get it done?

Submitted: 02/01/2015 12:48:15 | ID: 108761

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Rob, West Midlands

Kia Carens

Hi does anyone know the process of changing the fuel filter on my diesel? I have changed it but had to turn the engine over a lot until it eventually started and don't know if that was the right way to do it? It now seems to have caused a problem that occasionally each day the car will start first time but low/no revs so have to turn it off and restart it then everything is fine. Could air be in the system?

Submitted: 02/12/2014 21:23:01 | ID: 107278

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