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1994 Kia Sephia Sedan - Consumer Reviews

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Holds up well
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By nontrad
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Vehicle

1994 Kia Sephia Sedan GS 4dr Sedan


Review

This car has been in my family 1994 and
has averaged over 20000 rough miles a
year and has traveled from coast to
coast. It now has close to 210,000
miles and has never had a major engine
or transmission problem. It's not the
nicest, trendiest, or most comfortable
car but it's held its own over the
years. I would give a new Hyundai or
Kia a try especially with their new
warranties. Don't assume that they're
cheaply built cars.


Best Features

Gas mileage


Worst Features

Improve the interior. Put a cup holder in!


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Great Buy
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By Des
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Vehicle

1994 Kia Sephia Sedan RS 4dr Sedan


Review

I purchased the car new. The only major
repair was to replace a worn cv boot.
Like any car, if you take care of it...
I still enjoy driving it as much as the
first day.


Best Features

Handling, mileage, exterior is still like new. "Hold" feature.


Worst Features

No intermittent windshield wiper. Radio display is hard to read


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Lucky I guess
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By HEIDI
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1994 Kia Sephia Sedan RS 4dr Sedan


Review

In January 1999, I bought a used 1994
Kia Sephia RS. Single owner, 89,000
miles on it. I have had the brakes
done, regular oil changes & tune ups, a
new battery. Some minor tweaking of
the timing & general maintenance
(headlights etc). But, other than that
I have had NO PROBLEMS with it. It
always starts & gets great gas mileage.
This is the best car for it's value
that I have ever had.


Best Features

Great gas mileage, reliable performance. The best value for it's money. I got more than my money's worth. It cost me about $45/month to own this car!


Worst Features

Not much pep to it, I have decreased the number of speeding tickets that I have gotten. Not really comfortable for larger people.


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Lucky I guess
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By Heidi
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Vehicle

1994 Kia Sephia Sedan RS 4dr Sedan


Review

In January 1999, I bought a used 1994
Kia Sephia RS. Single owner, 89,000
miles on it. I have had the brakes
done, regular oil changes & tune ups, a
new battery. Some minor tweaking of
the timing & general maintenance
(headlights etc). But, other than that
I have had NO PROBLEMS with it. It
always starts & gets great gas mileage.
This is the best car for it's value
that I have ever had.


Best Features

Great gas mileage, reliable performance. The best value for it's money. I got more than my money's worth. It cost me about $45/month to own this car!


Worst Features

Not much pep to it, I have decreased the number of speeding tickets that I have gotten. Not really comfortable for larger people.


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STAY AWAY!
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By crxbrett
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Vehicle

1994 Kia Sephia Sedan GS 4dr Sedan


Review

Quality is very cheap. Acceleration is
a joke (13 second 0-60). The
transmission and the brakes are
horrible. Handling, what handling?
Wind sheer & road noise is atrocious.
The interior is extremely bland. The
fuel economy is good (but that is to be
expected on a 2300lber) When I found a
new car I was happy
to hand back the Kia's keys to my
friend. My friend bought this car
without checking into Kia's. Within a
couple of months of buying it he had to
throw away $1000 to have the engine
rebuilt! He got the car for $2000 (way
too much)! That was his fault for
buying the damn Sephia in the first
place!


Best Features

Decent gas mileage.


Worst Features

The engine. The transmission. The brakes. The build quality. The exterior design. Basically, the whole car itself!


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