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I changed the whole exhaust system-including 02 sensors,now my kia will sometimes buck and stall,when it stalls it wont start,just crank.i changed the cam & crank sensors,ecm,fuel filter,coils,spark plugs and wires. i also went through wireing and cleaned connectors and grounds. also now (sense changing exhaust)if i run all electical thing-headlights,ac,radio,wipers,etc...,my headlights dim,wipers move slow and radio goes off. im at a loss,this shouldnt have happened by changing exhaust. please help.

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  • perm36 Sep 28, 2009

    do you know where the engine ground is located. also i had charging system checked,everything okay. could the engine ground be the problem for electrical problem?

  • perm36 Sep 28, 2009

    thank you,very helpful.this was something i would never have thought of.

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It sounds like you covered many of things..

The engine's main ground..
There is a open metal braided wire that runs from the engine to the chassy/frame.. They can fail and still look ok,, and need to be replaced more than one might think..
Easy to replace and they do not cost too much..

Also - If all the electronics (when on) are draining the power source - one might consider checking the power source - the alternator - and all of the charging system components..
I would suggest having the charging system tested..
Electrical issues can easily become - a process of elimination..

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