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  1. Kia Forte 2.0L Engine Discussion
    Hi! This may be a dumb question but I've never changed transmission fluid, my plan is to just drain the fluid into a oil pan that has measurements on the side and refill the exact amount through the dipstick. Fairly confident I can do it but I do not know where the drain plug is 🤦 I tried to...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hey There, Noobie Here! I recently purchased a 2011 Kia Forte Koup SX 2.4L 6-Spd 274,000Km. I took it to a mechanic before purchase and he green lit it as a good deal for its condition. I bought it as a beater to put a little less wear on my financed vehicle since I've been driving a lot...
  3. Engine & Transmission FS
    Selling rebuilt (with upgraded parts) engine & trans. 2.4 Engine built professionally locally. Has about 2000km on the engine. Engine is built with: ARP studs ACL Race main & rod bearings pistons, rods, and rings (from caliber srt4) New gaskets and valve stem seals. Transmission is: Stock 6...
  4. Kia Forte 2.4L Engine Discussion
    Hey guys so I have a 2011 sx every now and then when I get on the freeway my car will suddenly lose power, I’m not sure if it’s a piston misfiring. I’ll turn my abs off and when I get to about 4-5000 Rpms my car with start to sputter it’s like if I ripped the e-brake for a split second. I don’t...
  5. Kia Forte 2.4L Engine Discussion
    This started a while ago but has gotten way worse in the last month or so. When it first happened, I was driving and the car would jerk when shifting (it is an automatic fyi). Usually when I would park it overnight and drive it the next day it was fine. I eventually realized it would only...
  6. Koup General Discussion
    I have a 2010 Automatic Kia Forte Koup 179K Miles. For the pass 2 years my car has slowly gotten worse and I am afraid i put this on hold for too long. Typically if I am at a complete stop at a stop sign or red light or even slowing down at a yield sign, my car tends to jerk. After coming to a...
  7. Kia Forte (2014+) 2.0L GDI Engine Discussion
    I need to change the transmission filter. Can't find anything online to direct me on how this done. Has anyone done this ? Please help!
  8. Kia Forte News and Reviews
    Hi there! New to overall vehicles issues but have had my forte for 9 months, 19,000km on it. the transmission needs to be replaced already. Contacted Kia and they won’t do anything about issue. Have heard many people have the same issue and Kia still not manufacturing a new proper transmission...
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