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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$7,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 57909 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Post Falls, ID
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

New Listing
$4,990

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 86898 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Eugene, OR
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$6,526

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 113098 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Schaumburg, IL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$6,991

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63230 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

New Listing
$4,000

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 127788 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Two Harbors, MN
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$5,964

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 108858 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$6,541

2005 KIA SPECTRA SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 73551 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Montgomery, AL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$7,553

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 92481 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Jenkintown, PA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$6,608

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 70990 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Phoenix, AZ
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$6,980

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 80757 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Marysville, OH
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$5,000

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 129564 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy

New Listing
$9,998

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 76558 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Clearwater, FL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

$4,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 164435 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

New Listing
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2005 KIA SPECTRA SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 115496 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Holland, MI
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy

New Listing
$4,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130884 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Quakertown, PA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
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