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My 2008 Kia Sorento fails to start, sometimes it will but other times even leaving the key in so the imobilisr recognises it, fails to start

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  • PN23 Dec 20, 2008

    After discussions with local dealer, they explained I need to push the clutch pedal right down to the floor, hey presto!! starts everytime, pity Kia do not put this information in the handbook, otherwise great car

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    2011 kia sorento does not recongnize smart key sometimes

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    kia sorento won t start starts with easy start had glow plugs done


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You don't say which model. If it's Diesel check you don't have air in the system, there is a hand pump under the bonnet to the right of the engine by the bulk head. If that's ok it might be one of the Injectors.
I had the same problem which turned out to be the No.1 injector gone.

Posted on Dec 20, 2008

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