2002 Kia Spectra User Reviews

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2002 Kia Spectra LSReview

I Get Frrom A To B In It Safely And Without Harm To Others. — When we got the Kia back in 2002, we felt that it was a decent car with a lot of potential. That is until it faltered under the desert heat. You see, in Palm Desert,CA, we have really hot days for a long period of time. After a few cracks in the dash and the paint visibly wilting under the sun, we knew that we got what we paid for. A Kia. Fortunately for us, we have only had 2 tires blow out, and maybe a handful of small issues since we got it. And it has taken us where we wanted to go. But, eventually, it will take us to the dealership of my dream car to be.

Pros: Runs, AC works well in the desert. Doesn't totally suck like a Kia should.

Cons: Not a car built for longevity. Especially in hot climates. The 2003s were a lot cooler lookin', felt jipped when they came out the following year.

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2002 Kia Spectra GSX HatchbackReview

People, Don't Buy A Kia!!! — This car never let us down or made one hiccup. But it had the cheapest paint job I ever saw!

Pros: Great on gas, super nice interior.

Cons: Super slow acceleration.

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Reviews From Other Years

2009 Kia Spectra Reviews

Love My Spectra By Cooters

A great car for the money. I have been driving her for awhile and she is a super car. She is very inexpensive to keep up and operates on very little fuel. This is a car I would recommend to any one .... Read More

Great For Family And Hauling By Rebecca

Love the car but am getting married and it is no longer needed!! It has always been dependable and it drives great on mountain roads. I hope to find her a great new owner who will enjoy her as much I ... Read More

2008 Kia Spectra Reviews

A Good Looking Car For Not Too Much Money By sheath8

It's a nice car if you want something a little flashy but don't want to spend too much money. It has also been very reliable to drive to and from work with this car. On long trips it has been comfor... Read More

Perfect Car For Affordable Transportation From Point A To Point B By Brian

This is a low cost car to drive and maintain and is proof that Kia has made some major improvements since they first came to the US. It has lived up to expectations and isn't like the bargain basemen... Read More

2007 Kia Spectra Reviews

Small But Mighty By PrettyBlack1987

I love my small car. At the time it was the right size for a family of 5. Now we are a family of 7 and need more room. I love the v6 engines just because of the power.But for the spectra to be a 4 cyl... Read More

Mommas Car By Kris

love the gas mileage and the zip its got KIA did a very excellent job on the way they geared transmission to get such power out of the little engines they use, the only thing i cant get over is there ... Read More

2006 Kia Spectra Reviews

Great Little Sporty Car At Low Price By Nikolay

Handling is perfect, great sound insulation. MPG could be better, but maybe it's my driving style. Good breaks. Shifter could be shorter. Seats are comfortable. Great for in town comute. I wish it has... Read More

Great By kia_06_

fun to drive looks great , grate gas mileage, comfortable interior, easy to maintain cheap to insure good tires alluminum wheels four cylinder engines are much cheaper to maintain than six cylinders 2... Read More

2005 Kia Spectra Reviews

Good By sadkiaowner

Drives good, looks good,reliable, airbag light issues. Great little car for 9 years. I have driven the car 84,000 miles in those 9 years. Light issues just started in Nov. Love to drive it handles wel... Read More

Very Clean And Dependable. By saintago

Great gas mileage. Rides smooth. This car is a great car for a student or a family because it is a medium size car.This is a fun car to drive because it has plenty of engine power if needed at a momen... Read More


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