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Kia Sportage (2005 - 2010)

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Kia Sportage, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Kia Sportage. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Kia Sportage can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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What's covered

What's covered: 

Kia Sephia 1994-2001
Kia Spectra/Spectra 5 2000-2009
Kia Sportage 2005-2010

Two wheel drive & four wheel drive
Series – 1st Generation
Body – Sedan, wagon
Engine –

Petrol: 1.6-litre SOHC 8 valve (B6) 4-cylinder
Petrol: 1.6-litre DOHC 16 valve (B6), 1.8-litre DOHC 16 valve (BP), 1.8-litre DOHC 16 valve (T8), 2.0-litre DOHC (Sportage 2007-2010) (G4GC), 2.0-litre DOHC (SULEV), 
Petrol V6: 2.7L DOHC (G6BA)

PLEASE NOTE that this manual is intended for vehicles built to US specifications. Although it is useful when the products or systems are similar to those in other markets, there may still be significant differences, especially in areas concerned with safety and emission control.


Does not cover Australian Mentor 1.5-litre SOHC & DOHC (B5), 2.0-litre Sportage 94-04 (FED), 1.6-litre SOHC (B6), Australian Spectra has 1.8-litre DOHC (TE)

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Tune-up and routine maintenance
Chapter 2: Part A: Four-cylinder engines
Chapter 2: Part B: V6 engine
Chapter 2: Part C: General engine overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and air conditioning systems
Chapter 4: Fuel and exhaust systems
Chapter 5: Engine electrical systems
Chapter 6: Emissions and engine control systems
Chapter 7: Part A: Manual transaxle
Chapter 7: Part B: Automatic transaxle
Chapter 8: Clutch and driveaxles
Chapter 9: Brakes
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Body
Chapter 12: Chassis electrical system
Wiring Diagrams

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