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By David Shelton on
2006 Kia Sedona EX 4dr Minivan (3.8L 6cyl 5A)
Due to the great warranty and price with options we decided to take a chance on a Kia vehicle even though we knew about the not so good re-sale value. The vehicle has 60000 miles on it. The vehicle performed fine until about 45000 miles. After 6 visits to the dealership the air conditioner was finally fixed. At about 58000 miles the power lift gate stopped working and was fixed. I have replaced two fog lights and one head light bulb and now the tv has quit working. Everything was under warranty except the bulbs and tv. After contacting Kia about the tv, which would cost $1100 to replace, I was told I was out of luck. The bulbs lift gate and tv all went out within two weeks.
Looks inside and out. Price with features and options compared to other brands. Long warranty period which was needed.
Better gas mileage. Better reliability and customer service from Kia.