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Top Kia Spectra Safety Problems

Air Bags (154 Safety Reviews)
air bag light warning light on the instrument panel came
drivers side airbag light stays on. shop said it
we bought this car brand new. from day
there were no accidents leading up to a failure.
the sensor in the passenger seat was found to be
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Air Bags Frontal (52 Safety Reviews)
the air bag warning light came on for the first
frontal impact at about 40 mph. none of the
2008 kia spectra, purchased new jan 2008, 20k
the passenger airbag indicator is not working properly.
when my son, who is 12 years old sits
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Power Train Automatic Transmission (44 Safety Reviews)
i have a 2004 kia spectra that has an issue
2005 kia spectra has automatic transmission problem. several kia
tl*the contact owns a 2009 kia spectra. while
my fiance's bought a kia spectra....
tl*the contact owns a 2004 kia spectra. while
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Electrical System (41 Safety Reviews)
owner noticed smoke coming from underneath the hood while driving,
wiring system overheated and the started sparking. the relay
tl* the contact owns a 2007 kia spectra. the
vehicle speedometer malfunctioned. suddenly went to zero. intermittently
on my 2007 kia spectra the blower motor has a
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Vehicle Speed Control (41 Safety Reviews)
tl* the contact owns a 2008 kia spectra. the
turned the car on, got on the hwy looked
tl* the contact owns a 2007 kia spectra. the
while stopped, vehicle lunges forward and accelerates, accompanied
tl* the contact owns a 2008 kia spectra.
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Fuel System, Gasoline (32 Safety Reviews)
this has happened twice. the first time was on
after i fillup gas tank car shake and die on
about the end of march i noticed my car was
called the dealership of where i bought my kia at,
kia spectra ex 2004.5. constantly stalls and engine
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Kia Spectra Safety Reports

Air Bags (154 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal (52 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal Sensor/control Module (27 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Side/window (10 Safety Reviews)

Child Seat (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System (41 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Instrument Panel (5 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Software (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Alternator/generator/regulator (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Battery (2 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Fuses And Circuit Breakers (2 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition (7 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Anti-theft Controller (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring (2 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Interior/under Dash (1 Safety Reviews)

Electronic Stability Control (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine (12 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling (28 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Fan (2 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Radiator Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (16 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (3 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control Catalytic Convertor (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Adaptive (2 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Air Conditioner (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Air Conditioner (2 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. (2 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting (16 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights (5 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights Concealment Devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Tail Lights (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Turn Signal (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline (32 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery Fuel Pump (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly (3 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly Filler Pipe And Cap (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Storage Tank Assembly Mounting (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel/propulsion System (14 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages (14 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Doors Latch (3 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Hatchback/liftgate Lock (1 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Trunk Lid Lock (1 Safety Reviews)

Other (5 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake (6 Safety Reviews)

Power Train (20 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission (44 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Control Module (tcm, Pcm) (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Lever And Linkage Floor Shift (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Clutch Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Driveshaft (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission (5 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts (31 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front (5 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Anchorage (3 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Buckle Assembly (4 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Retractor (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Integrated Child Seat (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Rear (3 Safety Reviews)

Seats (13 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Recliner (2 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Seat Heater/cooler (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes (13 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Electric (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic (29 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (7 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock Wheel Speed Sensor (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components (4 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Differential Proportional Valve (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Rotor (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Master Cylinder (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Pedals And Linkages (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering (12 Safety Reviews)

Steering Column (2 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist System (4 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist Hose, Piping, And Connections (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Knuckle Spindle Arm (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Tie Rod Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion Pinion Shaft (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion Rack (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Wheel And Handle Bar (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure (14 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members Underbody Shields (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body (15 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Bumpers (3 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Door (5 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hatchback/liftgate (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension (10 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front (4 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm Upper Ball Joint (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Macpherson Strut (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Wheel Bearing (2 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear (2 Safety Reviews)

Tires (8 Safety Reviews)

Tires Tread/belt (1 Safety Reviews)

Unknown Or Other (5 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control (41 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Accelerator Pedal (4 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cruise Control (4 Safety Reviews)

Visibility (3 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System (4 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Blower (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Controls/wiring (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System Windshield Heater Core (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Glass, Side/rear (3 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Power Window Devices And Controls (5 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield (5 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Motor (4 Safety Reviews)

Wheels (4 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Cap/cover/hub (2 Safety Reviews)