Kia Spectra:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

  A very common problem that affects all vehicles (including the Kia Spectra) is blue smoke coming from the exhaust.  Reasons for blue exhaust smoke include bad valve seals, valve train wear in general, the PCV valve, burning transmission fluid and more. Blue smoke indicates that your Spectra’s engine is burning oil.  The question is … Read moreKia Spectra:  Blue Smoke → Causes & Diagnosis

Kia Spectra Battery Draining Diagnosis

  If your Kia Spectra’s battery is draining, it’s something that’ll need addressing right away.  If it is draining while your Spectra is off, it’s usually caused by something that is drawing current that shouldn’t be.  If the battery is draining while you’re driving, that is probably going to be the alternator or battery.  There … Read moreKia Spectra Battery Draining Diagnosis