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  • going to pick up my 05 maxx for the third time at the dealership tomorrow for the same problem with the starter hanging up. on the 2nd visit they ran the new program to correct the problem with the computer. it was okay for awhile then slowly but …
  • Hi i have a 2005 maxx ls and was interested in putting a roof rack on top basically just for looks. Can anyone recommend a good one? so far i really am enjoying my car had it about a 2 weeks now. I wonder why don't see more of them on the road? I li…
  • Okay, I took the plunge and purchased an 09 touring model for 14,500 with my trade in. I love it!! My hubbie says it looks like an egg, but oh well it kinda does. It sure is fun to drive. I got some seat covers so hopefully we can keep it clean …
  • I am very close to purchasing a new 5 here in SC. I have a malibu maxx and our family wanted a third row of seats. The car seems very peppy for a 4 cyl. I wish that it came with tinted windows. I will probably get that done. Have you been please…
  • thanks for your posts... they have really made me feel better about a kia... i have seen lots of them on the roads around here too--in s.c. Was wondering if anyone knows if they kia spectra5 has a timing belt or chain?
  • hey thanks for your help!! I was looking at a chevy hhr. i know its a jump in body style but i am looking for something to accomadate two car seats and reasonable luggage room with a 4 cylinder and good gas mileage. i am almost sold on the kia tho…
  • please someone reassure me that i am getting a good car. I am looking at a 2005 kia spectra5 for my family and i am so confused. Every other car dealer says not to buy a kia because they are "throw away cars that don't last" why do they have a be…
  • I have an 05 maxx with 15000 miles and have had it only about a week. So far I love the car!! The question I have is in the morning when I go out to start the car and turn the defrost on to deice the windows, when i return about 10 minutes later …
  • Just got my maxx this week and have noticed that whenever I run it no matter how far or how long, it really sounds loud cooling down after I turn it off. It sounds like I have really had the engine hot and it is having to cool down. Lots of tinking…
  • i take my car in tomorrow to replace the steering column and the rack. thank the lord i came to this web site. you guys saved me some major $$ thanks
  • hey you were right!! I called and they said it would be covered. they also said they have had problems with the malibu's steering columns so it's a good thing i called
  • well i hope for your sake you take it in b4 the warranty runs out like mine has!!good luck!
  • I am having alot of clicking when I am turning that sounds like it is right under the floorboard. I have an 05 maxx that wouldn't u know it just hit the 36500 mark. Is this an expensive repair and has anyone had the same problems with the steering?
  • hey i have an o5 maxx and had the same problem at 20,000 miles and it was covered under warranty-
  • Hello! the starter problem I have experienced has to do with the computer program that just lets you bump the key to start the car for emissions control. I have a very intermittent problem that never does it for the mechanic of course. The starter…
  • Once again something has gone wrong with my 05 maxx. so far had to have the crank shaft seal replaced, visors replaced, rotors turned, and the mysterious starter problem that no one seems able to fix. now the hinges that hold up the back door have…
  • I picked up my 2005 maxx today and i love this car!! It has so many extra little features inside that i feel like i'm in a lexsus well a less expensive version anyway. It drives so nicely. I am surprised that i don't see more of these on the roads…