Safety Ratings
2005 Kia Spectra
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 3.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints76
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2005 Kia Spectra vehicles

2005 Kia Spectra (4/25/2011)  

Campaign Number: 11V256000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING

Manufacturer: Kia Motors Corporation

Description: KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2004-2007 SPECTRA LD VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM NOVEMBER 7, 2003, THROUGH MARCH 6, 2007, ORIGINALLY SOLD, OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN, CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT CORROSION OF THE FUEL TANK STRAPS WHICH HOLD THE TANK MAY OCCUR AS A RESULT OF PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO ROAD SALT. AS A RESULT OF THE CORROSION, ONE OR BOTH STRAPS MAY SEPARATE ALLOWING THE FUEL TANK TO CONTACT THE GROUND AND POSSIBLY DISRUPT THE INTEGRITY OF THE TANK.

Defect: THE FUEL TANK CAN FALL FROM THE VEHICLE AND STRIKE THE GROUND WHICH COULD CAUSE A FUEL LEAK. LEAKING FUEL CAN CREATE A FIRE HAZARD.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK STRAPS AND ATTACHING HARDWARE WITH NEW ZINC COATED PARTS. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 6, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

2005 Kia Spectra (4/28/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V183000

Component Name: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: Kia Motors Corporation

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE STEERING TIE RODS MAY HAVE A MANUFACTURING FLAW THAT AFFECTS THE METALLURGY.

Defect: IF THE ROD CRACKS OR FAILS, LOSS OF VEHICLE STEERING CONTROL MAY OCCUR WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE STEERING RACK ASSEMBLY, WHICH INCLUDES THE TIE ROD COMPONENTS FREE OF CHARGE. OWNERS WERE NOTIFIED BY TELEPHONE ON APRIL 8, 2005. AN ADDITIONAL LETTER WAS SENT TO OWNERS WHO HAD NOT TAKEN THEIR VEHICLES IN FOR REPAIR. THIS LETTER WAS MAILED MAY 20, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

2005 KIA SPECTRA for sale

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2005 Kia Spectra LX

$4,900

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 109751 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Salt Lake City, UT
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra

$6,400

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 92675 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Shoreline, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$3,933

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 210639 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Kenner, LA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra LX

$3,988

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 99692 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Thornton, CO
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$4,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: El Cajon, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$7,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 24341 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Melbourne, FL
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra LX

$3,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 128734 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Edmonds, WA
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$6,569

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 122302 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Phoenix, AZ
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

New Listing
$8,260

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 88278 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Louis, MO
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra LX

New Listing
$7,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 27764 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Gresham, OR
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

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2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 78702 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Eynon, PA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra LX

$3,497
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2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 195739 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Kokomo, IN
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra

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2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 69705 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hagerstown, MD
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$5,991

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 91808 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Antonio, TX
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra SX

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2005 KIA SPECTRA SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 178870 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
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