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Electrical system issues

I had to jump my car battery off last week and after I did, my radio stopped working. I thought it was the fuse, so I check it...and the fuses were fine. After pulling out the fuses and putting them all back in, now my gas gage, RPM gage and speedometer all don't work anymore. They light up, but they don't move. I have no idea what to do and I am a student, so I have no money to take it some place. Is there a restart or reset button I can push to reset the computer inside?

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  • found Aug 24, 2008

    we just took our Sportage in with the same problem. They told us it was probably a code but after inspecting it they said they can't fix it. It was KIA roadside ***. that provided the jump. The dealer is telling us to contact them. What a load of ****. There has got to be a simple fix to get the radio working again. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • flamom2 Nov 21, 2008

    I have a Kia Rio 8 2008 model and i had my car jumped off and my radio hasn't turned on since the Kia Auto sport of pensacola fl said i must have reversed the cables, which i know didn't happen my dad jumped it off and i as standing there! Just a way to get outta fixing it. My fuses are also fine and to have a replacement radio from kia put in by kia will cost me 1,011 just for radio not including labor and other including costs! So I have decided to have a audio store put a cd player in and hook it up. I have looked at all possible aspects and the radio has to b fried sum how.

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I have a kia rio 1.6 dock engine 2007 model
am tying to start it, it does not bring light it just rolling i dont know what the problem is can anyone help me?.

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I believe what happened is the battery died and the computer lost its memory, you didn't hook the jumper cables up backwards at all did you even for a minute?
Does it run now do you have a battery meter what does it read?

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