Kia rio5 won't start 06

Asked by Mar 04, 2016 at 05:49 PM about the 2006 Kia Rio5 EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2006 kia rio5 (standard)..So about
last week i was leaving the store an my it
turned on fine but taking off it was like i
stalled but the thing is that the battery goes
dead an then i have to push start. This week
its about the 3 time but this time when it
push start it. .it turned on fine..but taking off
in first gear kinda sounds like it has a rattle
an made it home an taking the corner on
2nd died almost as if no fuel goes in it + the
rattle on it seems to be more
complicated..its just dead now an am afraid
to push start due to the rattle.. Help
somebody. Thanks!!

1 Answer


06...time for a NEW battery...sounds like connections from the battery to the block are corroded...the battery is older then 10 and Corroded too...the black and the red posts ....and cables too...get it all clean with a wirebrush and some water...then report~

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