issues with Kia riorxv 2002

Asked by Aug 29, 2013 at 09:39 AM about the 2002 Kia Rio Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I am looking to purchase this used car as a first car for my son at $1795, it has been well
maintained all these years, any major issues I should look for with this type of car?
alternator has been changed in July

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I would look for something with a better track record than a KIA, just too many problems.

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