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2001 KIA OPTIMA

I HAVE A 2001 KIA OPTIMA.SOMETIMES IT WANTS TO **** OUT OF GEAR.IF SHUT THE CAR OFF AND RESTART IT SHIFTS CORRECTLY.COULD IT BE A SENSOR. THANK YOU.

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Yes kia has had shift solenoid problems

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Go with a speed sensor first computer analysis. Are you using cheap batteries you replace every year? If so replace with a higher battery. Sensors can be overloaded. Mabe alternator causing problems to sensors.

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