Car dies

Asked by Sep 30, 2016 at 03:28 PM about the 2013 Kia Rio EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2013 Kia Rio  engine stalls out and after a
few cranks starts back up but the
tachometer will not work. When I turn
engine off and restate tachometer works
and engine runs fine. This has happen
twice randomly

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I'm having the same problem with my 2011 Kia Soul. It has now died several times while I have been driving, almost exclusively when in neutral (it's a manual), i.e. when I'm going down a hill or on an off-ramp. It usually starts right back up, but the tachometer doesn't work, and it doesn't drive properly, it sputters and has trouble accelerating. When I turn the car off and turn it back on, everything works again. Any thoughts on what could be causing it?

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