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Kia sedona 2002, ABS light always blink for about a second or two almost every day and shortly after my headlights burns out. Please, can someone help me out? I am tired of buying bubs.

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It is possible that your alternator is overcharging/sending too much electricity to the headlights, the headlights are most likely on a different circuit than the other electrical circuits. Usually they have there own circuit because they use so much power, There is usually a relay circuit that works (like a solenoid) which connects the larger wire together. Also if the relay or solenoid is bad then maybe the lights are flipping on and off and it blows the blubs. Also it is possible that you have a short in the wiring which goes to the bulbs which causes power fluxuations which blows the bulbs. Are you sure the bulbs actually burn out? Or do you replace them in the daytime after they burnout or go off at night driving. You also have a Circuit breaker which can cut the lights off, then perhaps after the car shuts off and cools down a few hours it resets and works again, again this would be a sign of a short OR your using the wrong size or wattage bulbs which takes more electric than normal for the circuit breaker.

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Walmart would be able to give you the CORRECT tire size

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SOURCE: how do you change the right front headlight bulb on a kia sedona

Remove the headlight assembly. Just remove the 3 bolts with a 10 mm socket and pull it out so you can disconect the wire harness. After that pull the whole assembly out and unscrew the bulb cover. The bulb is held in with a spring clip.

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SOURCE: FINDING THE LOCTION OF INPUT SPEED SENSOR ON KIA

The speed sensor is located on the right side facing the driver side. It is on the transmission under the air filter and air line that leads to the intake manifold. It is on the left side of the transmission. It is not on top of the transmission but on the left side of the transmission close to the firewall. It is best to raise the car and locate it from underneath.

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