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I have changed the transmission oil once, oil and filter ever 6000 miles and i. Select your year, make, model and engine to find those that fit your vehicle. Signs of a bad transmission on your kia by product expert posted in how tos on monday, november 20th, 2017 at 7. In the video, 1a auto shows how to change manual transmission fluid gear oil.
A revised fourspeed automatic transmission is available, though spectras in states with. Kia spectra transmission filter at kia spectra transmission fluid pan at. Purchased the car in may of 2003, june 30th of 2003 check engine light came on. In fact, kia spectra also is the kia cerato sold in united states. Procedure to change gear lube in kia sorento all wheel drive transfer case and rear differential. Find aftermarket and oem parts online or at a local store near you. How to i check the manual transmission fluid in a 2003 kia. The most accurate 2003 kia spectras mpg estimates based on real world results of 372 thousand miles driven in 24 kia spectras 2003 kia spectra mpg actual mpg from 24 2003 kia spectra owners click here to see important news regarding the acar app.
If you dont have an owners manual they can be read online. My 2003 kia spectra has a transmission that is slipping in only 3rd gear. Some people panic if they dont use sp3 specd fluid. Find the engine specs, mpg, transmission, wheels, weight, performance and more for the 2005 kia spectra sedan 4d ex. I wonder is there a transmission vent that is clogged and not allowing the transmission to breath.
Kia motor spectra owners have reported 4 problems related to manual transmission under the power train category. The first kia spectra was introduced in 2000 as the second generation kia sephias liftback variant. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your spectra and. Save money on one of 33 used kia spectras near you. Kia as a car manufacturer put a lot of great technical information and work shop manuals on line for free for kia owners. The most recently reported issues are listed below. Car a rac presents recommended by manufacturers oil types. Transmission fluid 2003 kia spectra oreilly auto parts. Check our site for more cars, and free autocheck history reports. The engine in your 2005 kia spectra should be running when you perform a transmission fluid level check, otherwise it will be inaccurate. Advance auto parts has 5 different automatic transmission fluid for your vehicle, ready for shipping or instore pick up. If you havent had your transmission fluid checked recently, it might be time to make sure it is at a safe level.
Only administrators may start new topics in this section. Authorities have tried to make the cabin environment more hospitable by additional acoustic insulation in ceilings and land, rekindled and modified climatic controls. Follow these steps to add transmission fluid in a 2006 kia spectra ex 2. How to fix transmission a4cf2 shift problems check engine. The video is applicable to the 0106 hyundai elantra. The less weight, the less energy the engine has to produce to get it to move, and therefore the. My daughters 2003 kias automatic transmission seems to slip in first gear when accelerating from a stop, however if it is placed in first gear, it accelerates normally. Kia spectra manual transmission fluid change cost estimate. Kia spectra automatic transmission fluid advance auto parts. How to fix transmission a4cf2 shift problems check. Make sure the transmission is filled with kiaapproved transmission fluid and at the correct level. Autozone carries hundreds of thousands of parts and accessories. New fluid isnt going to solve that or prolong the life of the transmission. The car is reliable and fairly decent on gas 22 mpg with 22 mpg observed.
Kia spectra workshop manual kia spectra workshop manual right here, we have countless books kia spectra workshop manual and collections to check out. The worst complaints are engine, seat belts air bags, and ac heater problems. I am changing the transmission fluid on a 2007 kia spectra ex the car has 39k on it. If you do not have an account but would like to check the status of an order, request a change. We advise changing the transmission fluid when any significant repair work is. Return core parts to the store to be refunded the price. Torco mtf manual transmission fluid is a special light viscosity, low friction oil with superior load carrying and wear protection properties. There is some confusion on what fluid to use in the 2003 kia spectra. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 3 2003 spectra models in mobile. Get detailed information on the 2003 kia spectra including specifications and data that includes dimensions, engine specs, warranty, standard features, options, and more. Order transmission fluid for your 2003 kia spectra and pick it up in storemake your purchase, find a store near you, and get directions. Our technicians tell using incorrect transmission fluid or operating the transmission when it is low on fluid can result in internal transmission damage. The atf in an automatic transmission is not as easy to check as the engine oil. At performance kia, we regularly help our clients with issues that are related to, well, the performance of their kia.
How do i check my manual transmission fluidkia rio there will be a fill. I had it in for service 77k miles and had them change the transmission fluid. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 3 2003 spectra models nationwide. Manual transmissions, unlike automatics, will actually function without any oil, although not for long before the bearings fry. I have a 2002 kia spectra automatic transmission 1 answer. I dont know how much experience they have had with kias.
The top one is the filler and the bottom is the drain. I dont know how much experience they have had with kia s. View and download kia spectra 2003 owenrs manual online. Research the 2006 kia spectra at and find specs, pricing, mpg, safety. How to check and fill manual transmission gear oil 0106. The 2003 kia spectra has 12 nhtsa complaints for the power train. How do you put transmission fluid in a 2008 kia spectra when it doesnt. Low prices on automatic transmission fluid for your kia spectra at advance auto parts. Kia spectraspectra5 transmission questions car forums. Replacing the filter is pretty much the same on any vehicle so if youre looking for a video, it doesnt have to. As long as the level is fine, there is a school of thought that says dont change it, which differs from the advice of another poster above. Valvolines max life works fine in your application. What type of automatic transmission fluid does a 2003 kia.
The kia dealer states i need to use sp3 tranny fluid. Signs of a bad transmission on your kia garden grove kia. You need to have the car at operating temperature and have it running. Is there anything in particular that could have triggered this. How do i check the manual transmission oil on a 2004 kia. Replace at the mileagetime interval recommended by the vehicle manufacturer. We have 39 2009 kia spectra vehicles for sale that are reported. How to change transmission filter and transmission flush. Pt 510 install gear oil,gasket,filter kia spectra youtube. Synchromax synthetic high performance manual transmission fluid by royal purple. This product is made of highquality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements.330 1095 1505 1504 586 1204 423 1468 429 586 420 313 891 357 129 1498 870 585 1476 1439 1390 646 1121 392 1106 693 1248 1577 499 671 117 421 882 1232 425 1051 460 768 538 528 761 377 1224 833 1086 682