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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks from 1990+

Kia -> Automatic Temperature Control System Diagnosis & Testing -> Precautions -> Air Bag System Disarming & Arming -> Battery Ground Cable -> Product Compatibility
Vehicle: 2004 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Kia -> Disc Brakes -> Caliper Service -> Amanti, Rio, Sedona, Sorento & Spectra -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Front -> Installation -> Optima -> Rear -> Removal -> Replacement -> Sportage
Vehicle: 2005 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

Kia -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> Optima, Rio, Sephia & Spectra -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 2006 KIA Spectra SX 2.0 L4 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks from 1990+.

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front
Vehicle: 2005 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GAS

Front

  • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
  • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
  • Remove drain plug and drain transaxle fluid in suitable container.
  • Remove driveshaft cotter pin, castle nut and washer from front hub.
  • Disconnect tie rod end ball joint from steering knuckle using suitable tool.
  • Remove bolts securing wheel speed sensor from steering knuckle.
  • Disconnect strut upper mounting bolts.
  • Tap on driveshaft front hub assembly using plastic hammer.
  • Push front hub assembly outward and separate driveshaft from hub assembly.
  • Insert suitable ...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Component Replacement -> Installation -> Removal -> Tire Pressure Sensor -> TPMS Receiver
Vehicle: 2008 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GAS

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2007 KIA Spectra SX 2.0 L4 GAS

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Kia -> 2004-09 Spectra & Spectra5 w/2.0L Engine
Vehicle: 2009 KIA Spectra SX 2.0 L4 GAS

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Kia -> Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD)/Parking Brake Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2007 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2009 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GAS

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Air Conditioning -> Alternator -> Power Steering
Vehicle: 2009 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Sunroof Components Diagram for 2006 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GASSunroof Components Diagram for 2006 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Sunroof Switch
  • Sunroof
  • Sunroof Motor
  • Passenger Compartment Junction Box
  • Beneath Vehicle Diagram for 2008 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GASBeneath Vehicle Diagram for 2008 KIA Spectra LX 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle
  • Driver Shaft
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Ignition Switch
  • Front Washer Motor
  • Front Wiper Motor
  • Rear Washer Motor
  • 2008 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radiator Fan Relay
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Condenser Fan Relay
  • Condenser Fan Motor
  • Engine Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) EXCITER
    Vehicle: 2008 KIA Spectra EX 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: REMANUFACTURED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION COOLER PIPE DELETION
    Vehicle: 2002 KIA Spectra 1.8 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR KIA Spectra AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most KIA Spectra cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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