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under valve cover most likely has timing belt to turn it

1997 Kia... | Answered on Oct 03, 2019


The dashboard will have to be removed down to the heater linkage, something is jamming the heat door.
Hope it helps.

1997 Kia... | Answered on Dec 14, 2017


indicates that the starter is suffering heat stress for proximity to an exhaust system
That stress can be from a failing starter motor or it needs a high torque starter to over come the heat problems ( a problem suffered by many ford falcon XD models )
pull the starter and have it bench tested / overhauled by an accredited auto electrician, check for recalls or service bulletins that suggest a heat shield be installed or ask for a higher torque motor that will overcome the problem

1997 Kia... | Answered on Oct 29, 2017


YOUR FUSE BOX UNDER THE HOOD IS LOCATED BESIDE THE BATTERY RIGHT SIDE THAT IS AWAY FROM THEWINDSHEILD, ITS A BLACK BOX RECTANGLE SHAPE IT HAS A COVER OVER IT SNAP THE COVER OFF AND YOU WILL SEE THE FUSES

1997 Kia... | Answered on Apr 21, 2017


run a compression test on all cylinders to rule out head gasket or burned valve.

1997 Kia... | Answered on Mar 03, 2017


In the grand scheme of things when it comes to rear drums brakes on cars, in theory the drivers side and passenger side should be nearly identical, except they are a mirror image of each other, as in the drivers side is backwards or a mirror image of the passenger side.
I hope this helps

1997 Kia... | Answered on Feb 22, 2017


Inside the ECU, it receives the signal from the aerial pickup on the steering column lock housing.

1997 Kia... | Answered on Jan 18, 2017

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