I HAVE KIA SORENTO 2004 THE ENGINE HEATS ABNORNALLY WITHOUT THE TEMPERATURE GAUGE RISING., AND THE HEAT CAN BE FELT INSIDE THE CAR. WHAT IS THE PROBLEM?

Asked by Mar 17, 2015 at 05:58 AM about the 2004 Kia Sorento LX 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Here are a few results from a quick search (a more detailed search may yield better / more pertinent results): Check fans & fluids: http://www.cargurus.com/Cars/Discussion- t7320_ds615219 2002 - 2009 Class Action Lawsuit (engine failure): http://topclassactions.com/lawsuit-settlements/lawsuit-news/3292-kia- sorento-engine-defect-class-action-lawsuit/ Thermostat / Cooling System: http://repairpal.com/thermostat-277 Cracked Reservoir (we had this occur, too, on our 2004 Sorento): http://repairpal.com/over-heating-due-to-cracked-reservoir-412

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