20 Most Recent 2002 Kia Rio Questions & Answers


Have you checked the fluid level?Was there any oil leak spots under the car?
Correct any low fluid level and give it a try.
If the fluid is at the correct level,disconnect the battery for 10 mins then reconnect and try it again,if it still won't work you may have to have a transmission expert take a look at it.
You can put in a used transmission if needed and not spend lots of $$$ for a rebuilt trans,or just buy another complete vehicle to drive and not fix your 2002.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Jan 23, 2018


Bad connection at the battery. As soon as large current is demanded by the starter, you lose the connection. Make sure both terminal connections on battery are clean and tight. Now is a good time to do a voltage drop test. Watch youtube videos. Most are quite good at explaining the test. This test is great for finding a bad connection.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Sep 28, 2017


You May Just Want To Start By Removing The Battery Terminals And Cleaning Them With A Wire Brush And Baking Soda. It Will Reset Your Dash Lights As Well. A Small Short Can Drain A Battery In A Night.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Jun 19, 2017


The parking light is accessed thru the trunk. Pull away carpet and pull the connector from bulb. (be carefull not to pull wires off connector.) The bulb should then twist off.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Jun 12, 2017


The only thing you can do is pull the player out and have it repaired.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Mar 28, 2017


buy a rebuilt rack and pinion take them your old one as a core.

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Feb 03, 2017


I didn't know liter engine size? You put it back in the same place it came from? One exploded view showed four bolts, they may be different lengths. To go further, I need more info. If the compressor pulley is belt driven, the pulley has to go on the same end as accessory belt, correct?

2002 Kia Rio | Answered on Dec 11, 2016

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