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2004 kia spectra Sedan Gas Mileage
2004 kia spectra 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 5M), 5-speed manual, regular unleaded 24 combined MPG 21 city MPG/29 highway MPG
2004 kia spectra LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 4A), 4-speed automatic, regular unleaded 25 combined MPG 21 city MPG/31 highway MPG
2004 kia spectra EX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 4A), 4-speed automatic, regular unleaded 25 combined MPG 21 city MPG/31 highway MPG
used 2004 Kia Spectra Sedan Overview
The used 2004 Kia Spectra Sedan is offered in the following styles: 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 5M), LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 4A), and EX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 4A). Pre-owned Spectra Sedan models are available with a 0-liter gas engine, with output up to 0 hp, depending on engine type. The used 2004 Spectra Sedan comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 5-speed manual, 4-speed automatic.
What's a good price on a used 2004 Kia Spectra Sedan?
Price comparisons for used 2004 Kia Spectra trim styles:
The used 2004 Kia Spectra LX is priced around $2900 with average odometer reading of 149505 miles.
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Review I purchased this vehicle from a Barrie Ontario dealer in Sept 2004..it had 18000 on it (I was told it was a rental car b4 I bought it)-in any case the check engine light was on from day one. The most disturbing is when you would go it would hesitate and not seem to "catch" a gear..no power-you would turn it off turn back on and it would seem to reset itself. I took it to Barrie Kia before we moved and they said "if the problem isnt occuring right then we cant see it"-I told them while it's still under 20,000 if I find its transmisison related later I wont be happy. In any case I now work at Honda (thank the lands) I have thus far replaced the alternator and battery. There are FIVE codes (all