Question about 1996 Kia Sephia

1 Answer

Oil under car only in rear

There is oil under the car but only at the rear of the car. It is all over the rear wheel and fuel tank. Car is a 96 Kia Sephia. Holds only 3 quarts and it lost 2 quarts within 20 miles. please help.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,450 Answers

Reason you see it back there is because it is blowing out driving down road and wind is pushing to rear if you look underneath you will probbably see oil all underneath. check your oil filter and make sure it is tight

Posted on Dec 09, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Where is the fuel filter located on 1999 kia sportage


the filter should be immediately above or beside the fuel tank, just after the fuel line leaves the top of the tank. Look at the diagrams attached. 2b03c06a-aee1-454b-908b-a286dd149035.jpg 624788bd-b4b7-4f27-98bc-7a315842908a.gif

May 28, 2014 | 1999 Kia Sportage

1 Answer

I have mazda 6 2004....earlier i have radiater leak...then i repaired...then again it started heavy fuel consumtion...and chek engine indicator appears on dash board...i have engine oil leakege also..


FOR oil leak issue and other problems you mentioned check the following help links:---

Radiator leaking? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/12/radiator-leaking.html

-----------

consuming more fuel? http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2012/01/toyota-tercel-consuming-more-fuel.html--------- How to maximize fuel economy on your vehicle? http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/11/how-to-maximize-fuel-economy-on-your.html

-------

Check Engine Light On car? http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/06/check-engine-light-on-car.html

---------

Common Causes of Car Oil Leaks?

http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/common-causes-of-car-oil-leaks.html

--------

Troubleshoot Car Oil leak?

http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/troubleshoot-car-oil-leak.html
---------

Car oil leak?

http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/car-oil-leak.html

---------
Car oil leaks from valve cover gasket?

http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/car-oil-leaks-from-valve-cover-gasket.html

---------


Rear oil seal leaking?http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/rear-oil-seal-leaking.html

------------

leaking oil from oil pan?
http://howtobyme.blogspot.com/2011/11/kia-sportage-leaking-oil-from-oil-pan.html

-------


leaking oil from timing cover?http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/toyota-corolla-leaking-oil-from-timing.html

----------

How to Check Differential Oil Leaks and Replace Oil
http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/07/how-to-check-differential-oil-leaks-and.html

----------


Oil leaks from air filter on ford?http://technoanswers.blogspot.com/2012/01/oil-leaks-from-air-filter-on-ford.html

-------------
---------This will help. Thanks.

Jan 27, 2012 | 2004 Mazda 6

1 Answer

Taking a long to start after cranking for a wile it starts


a few things to check , if it is has a carby then maybe needle is worn and you need to crank vehicle to get fuel all the way from tank to carby , also if it is a carby there is a glass window on side of carby it should be half full at least before you try to start car , you will have to remove air filter assembly to see this on most cars ., the fuel pump is bolted to side of head or block and has a manual pump , this has a small hole at its bottom if any fuel is leaking from here then you will need to replace fuel pump.and also do an oil change as some feed fuel into your oil ..

if you car is fuel injected , maybe you have fuel blockage or fuel pump is needing replacing , change fuel filters first and make sure there is not 2 filters as some have 2 , second usually located near tank under rear of car , sometimes hidden in rear bumper.
hope this helps ..

Oct 09, 2010 | Kia Sportage Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Where is the fuel filter located on a 2003 kia rio 1.6 liter? I cant find it


For locating the fuel filter look under the car, its just below the back drivers side door, you will see the filter there, its black if its factory and it has three hoses coming off it, basically, find the gas tank and work your way to the front of the car following the lines and you will find the fuel filter. Right by the tire more or less. Try the left side (drivers side) near the rear wheel by gas tank just after the rear door.

60,000 miles or 60 months to replace. Its fairly large and you can see the fuel lines going in and out of it. One nice thing it has snap fittings which makes change over easy.

Thanks. Keep updated for any more query. You can rate this solution and show your appreciation

Sep 14, 2010 | 2003 Kia Rio

1 Answer

96 Buick Regal - Issue


You may have overfilled the tank and fuel running down the frame under the car has disolved the bituminous deadning materal taking some with it to form a puddle on the ground.. It's best not to fill after the first click-off as fuel can syphon down the lines and saturate your charcoal canister. Not good. These things are expensive for what they are.

Mar 19, 2010 | 1996 Buick Regal Olympic Gold

1 Answer

Car is burning oil


you have sort of an swered your own question, its burning it slowly, it could be the piston rings have warn and the oil is seeping past them under presure and being burnt in the fuel, not not noticably enough to signs of smoke from rear , try checking the muffler/rear box and see if there is a sticky oily residue on it, for normal running it should be verry dark grey not pitch black and powdery, if its tacky and like tar, then you are burning oil. hope that helps

Feb 02, 2010 | 1996 Nissan Sentra

2 Answers

Oil filter location for KIA Borrego 3.8 for filter


This is for a 96' , 3.8L but it's all I could find, but will check again if no help. Let me know.
5f657a5.gif

Nov 11, 2009 | 2009 Kia Borrego

1 Answer

Horrible Gas Mileage


i would change the fuel filter and i would take a flashlight and to make sure none of my fuel injectors are leaking and i would also put the car on ramps and put something behind the rear wheels and check all of my gas lines under the car as while.

Feb 14, 2009 | 2000 Chevrolet S-10

4 Answers

Need to change fuel filter in 2004 Kia Optima


absolutely you can take off the splash sheids in fender and you can take off the oil filter please rate my response thank you very much

Feb 02, 2009 | 2004 Kia Optima

1 Answer

Turns but won't start


Fuel filter is easy enough to find. Look under the car in front of the rear passenger wheel.

After that, suspect the fuel pump.

Nov 02, 2008 | 2005 Ford Freestyle

Not finding what you are looking for?
1996 Kia Sephia Logo

Related Topics:

93 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kia Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21990 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

64034 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

Are you a Kia Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...