How do you replace the positive battery cable in a 2001 Kia Sephia?

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You have to remove the starter and run a new wire
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How do you replace the alternator on a 1999 Kia Sephia?

i have a 98 kia sephia, and i actually had to take the (left) motor mount off to raise the engine to allow removal clearance. use a regular floor jack but choose a good spot and a scrap piece of wood to lift motor. using caution and a little patience, it can be done. p.s. the oem kia alternator , is (MORE)

How do you replace the CV joints on a Kia Sephia?

I've never worked on a KIA, but I wanted to give you just a bit of info. Its actually cheaper to buy the right or left axle, not to mention less work. Front wheel drive cars have 4 CV joints. 2 per axle. Just ask for a rebuilt Half-shaft. Good Luck do not get a rebuilt axle, you will regret it

Where are the spark plugs on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

On top of the motor (a 4 cyl.) is an aluminum housing with a black plastic insert. Remove the Phillips retaining screws (either 4 or 6) and lift off the plastic cover. Inside is 4 holes, the spark plugs are down in these holes. The two on the left are served by a coil and the two on the right are se (MORE)

Where is the PCV valve in a 2001 Kia Sephia?

Answer . \nThe PVC valve is located at the top left of the engine, it runs parallel to the ground. When looking at it all you will see is a hose going into the engine with a hose clamp open the hose clamp with a pair of pliers pull the hose back, and there is the PVC Valve you may need to use a (MORE)

How do you replace the fuel filter located on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

Yea i had a problem with this one...follow the fuel line coming out of the tank the filter will be in front of the tire on the left (if i remember correctly) rear side. Be sure to have a bucket handy it will leak out about 1/2 a litre of gas or so. ANSWER: The filter is actually on the passenger (MORE)

How do you replace the radiator on a 1998 Kia Sephia?

The easiest way to replace the radiator is to first drain it. The drain plug is located on the bottom left hand corner of the radiator. when you are facing the car. Next remove the fanz should be 2 if you have ac. To access the bolts easily remove the intake. Should be 10mm screws. The harnesses for (MORE)

Where are the spark plugs for your 2001 Kia Sephia?

Answer . \nunder the hood usually right on top you should see four black wires in a row. pull of the wire and the spark plug is there.. Answer . \nGo to www.kia101.com there is a tutorial on spark plug replacement it's under the tune-up section

How do you replace the spark plugs on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

Hi , If you still need to know where your spark plugs are I can tell you. There is a cover between the valve covers on the motor with 6 Phillips head screws. On top of the cover it reads "DOHC 16 Valve " Remove the cover and you will see #1 and #3 cylinder spark plug boots . #2 and #4 have a coil PA (MORE)

Replace the positive battery cable on a 2000 Pontiac Grand AM?

Disconnect both battery cables. Follow the positive cable on the2000 Grand Am to the other end, looking at how it was routed.Remove the wire connection, and pull the wire out. Instill the newwire through the same routing, then reconnect the cables.

How do you change the serpentine belt on a 2001 Kia Sephia 1.8L?

Your KIA has individual belts for the AC compressor-power steering pump and the alternator. These are not considered serpentine belts, just drive belts. You do have a cam timing belt that runs around both of your camshafts and crankshaft pulley. This maybe what you are thinking of. The camshaft timi (MORE)

Where does the transmission fluid go on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

Answer . you should be able to just stick a funnel into the top of the dipstick (transmission) and add the fluid through there. you cant just anwer that question assuming its a automatic.... if its a 5 speed there is a fill plug in the front of the tranny

How to replace rotors on a 98 Kia Sephia?

You can replace these rotors rather easily.I have a 99 Sephia and I also replaced the rotors,Purchase a 7 PC screwdriver bit socket set from sears to remove the set screws and that's it.Remove caliper bracket, set screws on rotor and rotor.

2000 Kia Sephia replaced battery alternator still not charging any suggestions?

have the alternator checked.. Answer You can check the alternator yourself with a multi-meter/ voltmeter. Start your car and rev to about 1500 rpm, touch the meter positive lead to the b-lead on the alternator, and the meter negative lead to the alternator case, or any good ground. You should rea (MORE)

How do you change the alternator on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

To replace the alternator . \nThe alternator is located behind the head of the engine on the passenger side of the vehicle. There are 3 bolts that will have to be loosen or removed so the alternator can be removed too. Also the electrical wires will need to be removed. There should be at least 2 (MORE)

How do you replace a power window switch for a 2001 Kia Sephia?

This answer is identical to the one I provided to the question " How do you remove the driver's side power window switch unit in order to replace it on a 1999 Monte Carlo?" Answer: I just finished replacing the driver's side power window switch unit on my 1998 Monte Carlo. It took about 15 minu (MORE)

How do you replace a glove compartment handle on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

Answer . As the original poster I would like to say thank you to the answerer who responded in a variation of this question. @8^)\n. \nIf you look under the plastic lever you will see a copper colored bar that runs parallel to the handle insert a small flat bladed screwdriver and gently push th (MORE)

Replacing ignition in a 97 Kia Sephia?

\nI suspect you may get other more direct answers, but I'll advise what I did for an '89 Buick.\n. \n . 1 - went to local library and reviewed the Chilton's Manual (Most libraries keep auto repair books on hand)\n . \n . 2 - went to car parts store and bought:\n a. a steering wheel puller ki (MORE)

How do you replace left front door handle on 2001 kia sephia?

First roll the window down. Then take the door panel off of the inside of the door. There should be two or three screws along the bottom of the panel, and one in the grip. You'll also need to remove the window crank if you don't have power windows. Now, once you have all the screws out and the crank (MORE)

What is the firing order for a 2001 kia sephia?

1. http://kia.com/index.php 2. (lower left side) hover "Kia Owners" >> click "Service Information" 3. Create Login (worth it!!!!!!!) 4. Technical Information This is a HUGE online repair manual. I was very impressed, overlooking some translation errors.

How do you replace a cigarette lighter in a 2001 sephia?

i had the same problem. there is no cigarette lighter fuse. check your fuses in the fusebox (find it in the owners manual). if none are busted then buy a new cigarette lighter inside part (10 bucks), take it to a cheap shop (10-15 bucks) and its done. 20-25 bucks cant be too much. that's what i di (MORE)

How do you replace starter on 98 Kia Sephia?

To replace a starter on a 98 Kia Sephia, turn off the ignition anddisconnect the negative and positive battery cables.ÊDisconnect allthe bolts that hold the starter to the block and replace with new.Ê

How do you adjust 2001 Kia Sephia emergency brake?

The brakes are self adjusting. If it not adjusting take the real wheels apart and you will probably find out that the brake assembly is ceased up. Take it all apart, clean it and reassemble using never-cease. While you're at it replace the brake shoes.

How do you replace a positive battery cable on a 2002 durango?

Answer 1 . Replacement of automotive positive cables is pretty much the same for all vehicles, so this answer will be generic in nature.. Safety first ALWAYS . Any time one is working on a vehicle when there is even the slightest possibility of a tool coming into contact with a "hot," electrical (MORE)

Where is the air filter on 2001 Kia Sephia?

If it is anything like the 97 it will be inside a rectangle shaped box near the batter on the right side of the engine. You should see a hose or tube coming from the main engine to the box. Cant miss it really.

How do you change alternator belt on a 2001 Kia Sephia?

In order to do the Alternator Belt, you have to remove the power steering and a/c belt first. To do so, first, loosen the pivot bolt on top of power steering pump, just behing the pulley. You will need to position the pulley just right in order to fit a socket through a hold in the pulley to loosen (MORE)

How do you replace positive battery cable on a 2001 Ford Focus?

Hi.. I have the exact same question. Today when I tried to leave the house the car wouldn't start and acted as though the battery was drained. So I got our battery charger and attempted to start the car. Yet it wouldn't start or barely would. So I thought maybe it needs to charge for 5 minutes (MORE)

How do you replace the positive battery cable on a Saab 93?

I recently replaced the positive battery cable on my 1999 Saab 9-3 5 door hatchback that has the 185 hp engine. I thought I would share my experience to help others decide if they want to do this themselves or have a professional do it for them. This is for the model that ran from 1999-2002 (2003 (MORE)

2001 Catera replaced battery and alternator and battery cables still get hot?

I have seen this on several Catera's. The wire going to the starter and alternator gets about 170 degrees. The main started cable wire goes around in the front of the engine in a plastic condiut and then goes down the right side of the engine and goes very close to the exhaust header and then splits (MORE)

How do you get the battery out of a 1999 Kia Sephia?

Are you kidding ? OK, maybe you aren't. Take a 12 mm socket and put it on a 12 " extension and put a ratchet on that. Turn the ratchet to remove, not tighten. Righty tighty, lefty loosie. Takit and go down in front of the battery and loosen the bolt that holds the hold down tight. Loosen and unhook (MORE)

How do change a condenser in a 2001 Kia Sephia?

The first step in changing a condenser in a 2001 Kia Sephia is to disconnect the refrigerant lines and unbolting the condenser. Lift the condensers out, replace with the new one, and reconnect the refrigerant lines and bolts.