I have a 2000 kis sportage will crank in morning but will not start again if u turn it off. Has to set a couple of hours b4 u can start again what could be

Asked by Feb 01, 2014 at 08:03 PM about the 2000 Kia Sportage Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like a vaper lock. Check and see if there's a fuel line that's to close to a heat source.

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