Asked by Lopro Feb 27, 2013 at 09:35 AM about the 2008 Kia Sorento LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Engine runs very rough,hooked to scanner, read misfire on all cylinders. What am I looking at.

3 Answers

Tom Demyan

Since it's all cylinders, I'd look for a air/vacuum leak around the intake or throttle body.

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or a sensor that keeps timing like cam and crank

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If it's over 50,000 miles, you might try new spark plugs and a air filter.

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