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  1. Venga 1.4 diesel starting issues

    Hi! First time posting here. Have just bought a 2012 1.4 diesel venga and I love it. I bought it and was told the glow plugs needed doing, hence difficult start, however after driving it home the starting is still much longer than should be as glow plugs shouldn't be an issue once the engine is...
  2. 2014 Sportage 2.0 DPF

    Sportage 2010 - 2015
    Hi all, hope everyone's well. I've just been offered a 2014 Sportage and really liked the car, however, its a diesel and I've never had one before. We mostly use the car for local trips with the occasional (maybe once or twice a month) longer motorway trip, although with everything going on god...
  3. 2003 Kia Sportage diesel rough idle when cold

    Sportage 1995 - 2003
    I have the above and first it was hard to start. Had a garage change the glow plugs Whilst I was at it had fuel Filter, oil filter and coolant changed. Before the work was done it ran fine even when the engine was cold. Now after the work it starts on half a turn even after a week but the...
  4. Sportage odd battery drain issue

    Sportage 2010 - 2015
    2013 Diesel AWD 2L ECO Sportage. Every now and again the battery drains and car will not start, use jump pack and starts first time. Example, we left the car a whole week and no problem but leaving it two days recently and it was dead, the other day we also left car for just about 5 hours and...