Question about 2003 Kia Rio
I was driving my mom to work and the car suddenly turned off. Has a quarter to half a tank of gas, replaced the battery recently but it turned out to be dead a few days after this happened. Replaced the battery again and the starter now it tries to turn over but makes a weird noise, hard to describe. People say could be timing belt but others say it's the alternator. I was also told this is common but can't find a solution. Trying to get a good idea on what the problem is so I know what I'm looking at. Thanks in advance for the help
Check to make sure the vehicle is firing, by removing one of the sparks plugs wire and ground it our on the engine by placing a screw drive inside the end, if done correctly u should see spark
Posted on Jul 16, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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