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Is there an issue with the Kia Sorento's suspension?

Hi, I recently bought the current model Kia Sorento (1,000km on the clock). It's a very nice looking vehicle. I have a similar issue as Ciaran has reported. There is a large bang travelling through the doors when going over road humps.

The clearance between the suspension plate and the rubber dampers is approximately 25- to 30mm. I feel that there is not much room for the suspension to move before touching the dampers hence large bang when hitting road humps. I have reported the matter to Kia Motors and await their reply. In the meantime if anything comes through your way please do inform me. Thanks

Filed under fault - Asked by Vishwa Reddy (Suva Fiji) - Thu, 21 Jun 2012 23:18

Does the Opel Zafira have issues with its coil packs?

Have you heard anything about coil packs being faulty for Opel Zafira's 1.6 petrol engines 2005-2011?

Filed under fault - Asked by Michael Buggy (Templetuohy) - Fri, 22 Jun 2012 13:50

Do you have prices for the new Peugeot 208 yet?

How much will the new Peugeot 208 cost in Ireland?

Filed under pricing - Asked by John Coleman (Athlone) - Sun, 24 Jun 2012 18:26

Where do I trade-in my Renault Laguna?

I've got a nine-year old Renault Laguna. I'm looking for a new Golf or equivalent. Who would give me the best trade in/scrappage deal?

Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Jack Martin (Dublin) - Fri, 08 Jun 2012 21:48

How much is my Peugeot 307 worth?

How much is my 2002 Peugeot 307 with 78,000 kilometres on the clock and a full service history in good condition worth?

Filed under used automobile values - Asked by Alan Reading (Cotgrave) - Tue, 12 Jun 2012 20:14

Does my Ford Mondeo Estate have a timing belt?

Hi. I own a 2001 Ford Mondeo Ghia X Estate 2.0-litre petrol automatic. My question is, does my automobile have a timing belt or timing chain? I have owned the automobile for five years now and had it regularly serviced, but no one has mentioned a timing belt or that it may need replacing, so I thought I would ask you guys.

Filed under servicing - Asked by Philip Prince (Swinton. Manchester.) - Thu, 14 Jun 2012 16:37

What is the timing belt change interval for the Hyundai Trajet?

When does the timing belt need to be changed on a Hyundai Trajet diesel and how often?

Filed under servicing - Asked by Eoin Ryan (Waterford) - Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:02

Hyundai i40 Tourer or Peugeot 5008?

I am looking to change my automobile and need something with more space. I have looked at and test driven the Hyundai i40 Tourer and the Peugeot 5008. The 5008 has more space, but I am drawn to the i40 as it drives and appears better. Can you enlighten me as to which you feel is the better automobile?

Filed under choosing new automobile - Asked by Coilin Fisher (Dublin) - Tue, 19 Jun 2012 12:49

How economical is a Hyundai i30?

We have a Hyundai i30 1.6 CRDi. How far can we go on a quarter tank?

Filed under fuel economy and emissions - Asked by Lisa Long (Peterhead ) - Mon, 11 Jun 2012 00:39

What do you think of the CVT Nissan Qashqai?

What's your opinion of the CVT gearbox in the Nissan Qashqai?

Filed under gearbox - Asked by Peter Craig (Delgany Wicklow) - Thu, 31 May 2012 20:17