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My piece of junk kia will not start!!

"05" kia sorento will not start after stalling and check engine light is on.

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  • dhanashr Mar 20, 2009

    sorento 05 stall after stopping died off and would not start - diesel..



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Have the same problem.
It looks like the computer of the vehicle lost the key-code. (chip in the key with a code)
Apparentely the computer of the vehicle will lose that code after being disconected from the batterie more then a month.

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