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Kia Sportage repairs by problem area

Engine (25%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (7%)

Suspension and Steering (19%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (33%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (3%)

Chart based on 276 repairs.
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Kia Sportage repair cost distribution

$2500+ (1%)

$1000 - $2499 (5%)

$500 - $999 (11%)

$100 - $499 (25%)

< $100 (57%)

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Chart based on 211 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Kia Sportage problems by year

2005 - 2008 (59%)

2009 - 2010 (6%)

2011 - 2013 (26%)

2014 - 2016 (2%)

2017 - 2019 (7%)

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Chart based on 277 repair trips.
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Kia Sportage

Kia Sportage Personal Experiences: Pros
2008 4dr SUV turbocharged 138hp 2.0L I4 Diesel
6-speed manual AWD
The past experience is Kia (Carens) rather than the Sportage and the car was totally reliable over 3 years. full 2008 Kia Sportage review

Kia Sportage Problems and Repair Histories

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