How to Change the Oil on a Kia Sportage

Oil cools and lubricates an engine's moving parts as they move against each other; but as oil ages it becomes diluted and contaminated, losing...

How to Change a Fuel Pump on a KIA Sportage

Kia gave the popular Sportage SUV a relatively simple fuel pump design. The fuel pump is easy to access because of an access cover...

How to Service a Rear-Window Defogger on a Kia Spectra

Factory-installed rear-window defoggers are a commonplace convenience on most vehicles today, including the Kia Spectra. While some factory defects occur that have to be...

Kia Spectra Windshield Washer Reservoir Replacement

The Kia Spectra, also called Kia Cerato or Kia Forte, is a compact car introduced in 2000. Learn how to fill your windshield washer...

How to Replace Emergency Brakes on Kia Spectra

Emergency brakes were originally used to stop a vehicle during a failure of the regular brakes. However, emergency brakes are now used primarily to...

Look for Wear or Leaks on Hoses and Clamps on Kia...

Performing regularly scheduled maintenance, like checking your hoses and clamps for wear and leaks, will help your Kia Spectra perform better and save you...