Kia Sportage Soft Brake Pedal Causes

If your Kia Sportage has a soft brake pedal, it is a sign of a serious brake system issue. It’s usually caused by air entering the system in some way through a leak.  This article covers the six most common causes of a soft brake pedal as well as a solid diagnostic order if you … Read more

Kia Sportage CarPlay Not Working: Causes + How to Fix

Do you need help getting Apple CarPlay to work in your Kia Sportage? You’re not alone. Many people have experienced an issue with CarPlay connections, which can be frustrating.  The good news is the fix is usually pretty simple. This article covers the most common reasons Apple CarPlay isn’t working in the Kia Sportage and … Read more

Kia Sportage Bad Fuel Mileage: Causes

If you’re filling your vehicle up regularly and still getting crummy mileage, there are a few things that could be to blame. In this post, we’ll explore some of the most common reasons your Kia Sportage is getting bad gas mileage. Before diving in, it’s important to note whether or not your Sportage’s check engine … Read more

Kia Sportage Metal Shavings in Oil: Causes

If your Kia Sportage has metal shavings in the oil, it almost always indicates engine damage, but it’s not always easy to tell what is causing the issue. This article will help you figure out what’s going on with your vehicle. Metal shavings accompanied by a knocking sound typically indicate your Sportage has spun a … Read more

Kia Sportage RPM Goes Up and Down While Parked: Causes

When your Kia Sportage is in Park, its engine RPM level (revolutions per minute) should stay relatively even. If it doesn’t, there’s likely something wrong with your engine. If your vehicle’s check engine light is on, we’ve provided the most common causes of RPMs going up and down while in Park and the common codes … Read more

Kia Sportage: Symptoms of Bad Shocks or Struts

Shocks and struts typically don’t last for the lifetime of a vehicle, If your Kia Sportage is experiencing poor handling, excessive wear on tires and suspension components, or a jarring noise, it likely has bad shocks or struts. If your Sportage is experiencing any steering problems, it’s vital to check your vehicle out immediately, as … Read more

Kia Sportage Tire Pressure Light: Causes + How to Fix

The TPMS light indicates that your Kia Sportage’s tire pressure is above or below the minimum threshold set by the manufacturer.   The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) light is the most common warning light on a modern vehicle. If you have a TPMS warning light, your vehicle’s tire pressure must be checked. If your Kia … Read more