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Is there a reset on 2003 kia sorento that has to be reset is you run them out or low on oil it still turns over but does not start

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If you ran it out of oil You may have major repairs. first do a dry compression test and record reading. Then add 5 mls of oil to each cylinder and repeat test, record readings, if the first readings were low and second readings high the rings may be damaged. you could try and start the engine to see if it runs ok now that the oil has raised the compression. there is no reset button.

Posted on Apr 22, 2015

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Well worth a try is to disconnect the battery negative terminal for about 15 mins then reconnect and retry this reboots the engine function computer . Old Art

Posted on Apr 21, 2015

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I have change almost all engine set and cost me around 276000.00 ngultrum. Now no problem

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