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Fuel gauage malfunction

Our 2004 Kia Sorento has been reporting false info re amount of fuel in tank!
Is thi problem covered in our warranty? It has 65K on it...
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  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2009

    Model KIA Sorento 2003/4 . I hv problem of my car fuel indicator needle inconsistent. Going up and down even tho i drive in normal speed ... pls help ?

  • justjamsm Mar 12, 2009

    I have same problem with my fuel needle. It can go for wks. w/o no problems and then give me problems for weeks. First starting having problems around 65K. Bought new. Two different dealerships said gas was being released & would have to replace the mult. screws. If no screws broke upon being removed, cost would be $350. If even one broke, it would be $1000! Both told me it was not covered under warranty. I now rely on my trip meters. I believe this should have been covered under warranty!

  • Zizzo May 05, 2009

    I have the same problem and I am told it is the fuel sensor in the gas take. OK if several owners are having the same issue I do believe it is a manufacturer issue with the product.


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Should be undr warrenty if you bought new 10 year 100k miles if you bought used its 5 year 60k

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