Don't waste time calling around to your local bookstores or waiting for a repair manual to arrive by mail. Overall, the Spectra provides more than adequate handling for the compact family sedan segment, with no penalty in the ride department. The Spectra5 hatchback received similar styling changes for 2007. Added for the new year are a remote trunk release and an auxiliary power outlet. Fog lights and a rear spoiler complete the sporty appearance. Acceleration reaches past adequate with an automatic transmission, but passing yields a lot more blare than response. Find your 2007 Kia Spectra repair manual right now at Chilton.
This is a generally enjoyable car that exhibits no more body lean than other sedans in its league, but it lacks a feeling of tight control. Driving Impressions Similar to earlier import-brand models, the Spectra steers with a pleasantly light touch and maneuvers smartly. The seat bottoms are short, and cushioning feels adequate but not abundant. Replace air conditioner air filter every 10,000 miles. Dollars rounded to the nearest whole dollar. Large, angular headlights flank the grille. The new Spectra was larger than its predecessor and featured more power and six airbags.
It is the more modern, dual-level design. This calculation reflects amounts in U. Your new Kia vehicle has been designed, engineered and manufactured to provide you with years of comfortable, safe and dependable driving. Full-length body creases are meant to impart a sense of motion. Old paper repair manuals just don't compare! Lean forward slightly and pull up on the seatback recline lever 2.
Overall, the Spectra provides more than adequate handling for the compact family sedan segment, with no penalty in the ride department. It offers a nicely padded top that works well as an armrest. A tire pressure monitor is now standard, and the audio system features an input jack for portable digital media players. Use the fog lights for improved visibility in inclement weather. Getting the same information in digital format is so much less expensive and more convenient! Return the rear seat belts to their proper positions. Owners feel it is well equipped for an economy car, but complain about the labored acceleration.
Alloy wheels, fog lamps, and a number of exterior visual enhancements complement the tuned suspension that makes for a stiffer ride. Now you can get your repair manual in a convenient digital format. All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice. It is a sporty and more versatile version of the sedan, though it features the same 2. I took it to Kia dealership and they said this time it was some plastic piece that had come loose and that was making it grind in 2nd gear.
Kia introduced a redesigned Spectra compact sedan as a late 2004 model. I couldn't be without a vehicle for that long again and miss work again and find ways for my children to get back and forth to school. Spectras have a four-wheel-independent suspension and front and rear stabilizer bars. Chilton's Kia Spectra repair manuals include diagrams, photos, and instructions you need to assist you in do-it-yourself Spectra repairs. Kia promotes the Spectra's sculpted appearance and the more aggressive look it has over many of its rivals. Got the car back and drove fine for a few days then the same problem. Owners like the overall headroom, storage capacity and road handling for this budget compact, but complain about the slow acceleration, ground clearance, and engine noise.
The Spectra5 hatchback received similar styling changes for 2007. Our 2007 Kia Spectra repair manuals include all the information you need to repair or service your 2007 Spectra, including diagnostic trouble codes, descriptions, probable causes, step-by-step routines, specifications, and a troubleshooting guide. Let go of the button when you reach your desired speed. As part of its slicker package, fog lights, a rear spoiler, and leather trimmed steering wheel are also standard. This time they didn't give me a rental, I had to get my own and they had to leave work early. All of Chilton's online content for the 2007 Kia Spectra is updated monthly, so you'll have the most recent information on hand for any Do-It-Yourself project. Under the Hood The Spectra's 138-hp, 2.
Actual down payment and resulting monthly payments may vary depending upon type and use of vehicle, regional lender requirements, and the strength of your credit. Show full review Vehicle Overview For 2007, Kia has updated front and rear styling — including the grille, bumper, lights and deck lid — on its compact Spectra sedan. Available as a four-door sedan or five-door hatchback, the Spectra also has a fair amount of room for a car in its price class. Press the clutch pedal down fully while shifting, release it slowly. Thanks to the modified exterior, the Spectra adds about an inch of length over the 2006 model.
Air conditioning and a rear spoiler are some of the short list of options. In the dark old days of auto repair, you had to buy a traditional service manual in book format which would retail at a higher cost. This is sized just perfectly to allow a 12-volt charger plug to pass from the top to the bottom and into the 12 volt receptacle inside the lower portion: a small but thoughtful touch. So because I waited too long, they are questioning the fact as to whether or not it will be under warranty and want me to sign a paper saying that if they tear it down and don't find any manufacturing defects, then I would be responsible for the tear down and any repairs! Safety Antilock brakes are optional. Fitted with variable valve timing, the Spectra's 2.