Question about 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

2002 kia spectra won't start. I got a jumpstart and it starteded but cut off after about 2 minutes and would not restart.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 343 Answers

Sounds lie the battery is not getting charged by the alternator. If you slow charge the battery overnight and it retains a charge for a while then eventually dies, it may be good and the alternator needs to be replaced. If the battery does not hold a charge, you will need to replace the battery and have the alternator tested to see if it is faulty.

Posted on May 11, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to reset computer in 2002 kia spectra


disconnect the battery for five minutes. Then connect battery post and drive it should reset within 60 miles or so !

Feb 18, 2012 | 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

2002 kia spectra automatic - sometimes won't start when key is turned, all electrical systems go on but nothing to the starter. After several tries it miraculously starts but sometimes can set for a...


check your battery sometimes it will have enough for lights put not kick in starter then check alternator take to auto zone when running the will test free

Oct 17, 2011 | 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

While driving my 02 spectra it drops rpm and shakes if i hit gas petal but wont gas up either what is wrong nothing shows on computer diagnostics


Someone broke into my 2002 Spectra,stole the radio and messed up the dashboard,now it won't start what is the problem?

Apr 25, 2011 | 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

2002 kia spectra wont starts off in drive and wont


try checking vehicle speed sensor & transmission nutral switch

Jun 21, 2009 | 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

Spedometer and high rev problem : 2002 kia spectra


sounds like the electronic speedometer cable, look around the trans for any wiring that may have gotten burnt

May 07, 2009 | 2002 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

I have a 2002 Kia Spectra and the check engine light will come on while driving,and after less than a minute, all of the other dash lights come on and the wheel locks and the engine shuts off. It starts...


I am asuming your Kia is not under warranty, so I would start with your heat sensor, and your thermostat. You could have the wrong thermostat for the area you live in. You should really go to auto zone or some other part store that offers free diagnotic testing. The test they use is not nearly as good as the one the dealers use, but will usually pick up the majority of your sensors. Let me know how this goes, I can tell you much more if you can get that done. The only other thing I recamend is if your going to work on your own car buy a Chilton. Not a Haines a Chilton, these are very easy to read and designed for the novis to understand. It will tell you where everything is and how to fix it.

tepfy

Apr 22, 2009 | 2002 Kia Spectra

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Kia Spectra Logo

Related Topics:

415 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kia Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8211 Answers

Are you a Kia Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...