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 America

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 America

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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$4,985

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 92,940 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Medford, NY
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 4 Days on Lot
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2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 127,855 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sandy, UT
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 23 Days on Lot
Contact Dealer For Pricing

2005 KIA SPECTRA

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 74,588 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Colorado Springs, CO
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 1 Day on Lot

2005 Kia Spectra SX

$7,999

2005 KIA SPECTRA SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 74,028 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
$3,987

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 105,402 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Lee's Summit, MO
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy
  • 57 Days on Lot
$2,500

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 131,598 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Albuquerque, NM
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
$4,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 104,878 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Peru, IL
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy
  • 6 Days on Lot
$2,879

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 210,060 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: McDonough, GA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 4 Days on Lot
$5,595

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 78,468 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hammond, LA
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 62 Days on Lot
$4,997

2005 KIA SPECTRA SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 158,271 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Merriam, KS
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 143 Days on Lot

2005 Kia Spectra LX

$4,500

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 117,931 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Laurel, MD
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy

2005 Kia Spectra EX

$3,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 126,169 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Mundelein, IL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
$3,990

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 156,854 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hayden, ID
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy
  • 58 Days on Lot
$2,995

2005 KIA SPECTRA EX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 192,447 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Peru, IL
  • MPG: 21 City / 31 Hwy
  • 6 Days on Lot
$3,800
$3,999
Price Reduced!

2005 KIA SPECTRA LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 91,067 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sacramento, CA
  • MPG: 22 City / 30 Hwy
  • 99 Days on Lot
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