Sign in | Register | My account |

I have a 2002 kia spectra automatic transmission

Gubuchi Faruk
5

Asked by Gubuchi Oct 11, 2010 at 09:19 AM about the 2002 Kia Spectra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2002 kia spectra automatic transmission, my acceleration is very poor, the car hardly pick up speed only gradually most
especially on d hill. highest speed so far is 160 km/h (when on a slope

1 Answer

norim
0

Hi. If your transmission is not slipping then you need to change your MAF sensor (Mass Air Flow) located in the air filter casing between throttle and air filter. If you open up the air filter casing as if you were to change that, look down the air tube towrds the throttle and you will see the MAF sensor right in there in the middle of the air way. You should be able to find this at any pepboys auto store in stock or next day delivery ans the instalation requires only a screw driver in most ofthe cases. Good luck.

Your Answer

Related Questions

  • 2002 KIA SPECTRA GSX NO SPARK? 5 answers

    I have a - 2002 KIA SPECTRA GS/GSX Body Style: HATCHBACK 4 DR Engine Type: 1.8L L4 PFI DOHC 16V I have owned it since 2005. After buying it, I found out that the speedometer stopped working after ...

    2002 Kia Spectra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • kia auto trans 2 answers

    i have this kia that when i first start it it pulls fine then after 2mins. its like putting it in nuetral

    2004 Kia Spectra Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • CAR HAS HARD SHIFT AFTER ENGINE IS HOT USUALLY 3RD GEAR TO DRIVE

    2004 Kia Spectra has Hard Shift from 2nd to 3rd and 3rd to Drive once engine is warm. Is this most likely the TCM/TCU or should I suspect fluid. I added a pint of LUCAS transmission additive still s...

    Kia Spectra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Leaking Transmission Fluid 3 answers

    I can see I am leaking transmission fluid (redish liquid) yet the transmission fluid level remains "full"? I had the transmission pan replaced a month ago. The check engine light is on (but in no re...

    2004 Kia Spectra Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • can I flat tow a 2008 Kia Spectra ex/ automatic if the trans is in neutral and the car is running 1 answer

    2008 Kia Spectra EX

    -

    General

Search Kia Spectra Questions

Kia Spectra Experts

#1 Christina Rosario
Christina Rosario
Reputation 180
#2 Christopher Taza
Christopher Taza
Reputation 140
#3 Todd Warnke
Todd Warnke
Reputation 90
View All

Used Cars For Sale