76 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2005 Kia Sorento. 14 of these members
(18.4%) have reported engine repairs for their car.
A total of 43 engine repairs to 2005 Kia Sorentos--an average of 0.6 per
vehicle--have been reported.
192-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic AWD w/low range
Replaced lower radiator hose
crank sprocket replaced. Overheating/Replaced reservoir. Seam on orig reservoir separated. Overheating: Could not locate problem Overheating/Replaced hose clamps. Overheating/Replaced water pump.
Overheated now wont start. Can't locate problem. Car has been sitting for a month after having continued overheating, replaced all possible problematic parts w/o resolution. Won't start post water pump.
192-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
Replaced both flex pipes in the exhaust. Removed and welded in new flex pipes.
Check Engine Light. Purge valve needed replaced. Leaking hose in vapor recovery system repaired
Leak in the gas tank at a seam
Coolant leaking from hose at rear of engine compartment
Crankshaft pulley bolt, broke in half, caused a lot of damage water pump, and so on. KIA should recall this part as it as happens a lot to Kia Sorento, all years it cost me $1474 to fix this mess,for a $ 10.00 part.