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1999 Kia Sephia

1999 Kia Sephia

1999 Kia Sephia Technical Specifications and Dimensions

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Front Wheel
Body / Chassis : Steel unibody
Production Years for Series : 1997 - 2001
Price : $10,850-$12,500
Weight : 2500 lbs | 1133.981 kg

Power

Inline 4
Displacement : 1594 cc | 97.3 cu in. | 1.6 L.
Power : 122 HP (89.792 KW) @ 6000 RPM
Torque :107 Ft-Lbs (145 NM) @ 4500 RPM
Bore : 3.1 in | 78 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Compression : 9.5:1
Valvetrain : 16 DOHC (4 valves per cylinder)
Transmission:
5 Manual , 4 Automatic

Production Figures

Total Kia Production for 1999 : 82,211
1999 Kia Sephia

Dimensions

Sedan
Seating Capacity : 5
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 177.6 in | 4511 mm.
Width : 67.7 in | 1720 mm.
Height : 55.7 in | 1415 mm.
Wheelbase : 100.8 in | 2560 mm.
Front Track : 57.9 in | 1471 mm.
Rear Track : 57.3 in | 1455 mm.
Ground Clearance : 6.1 in | 155 mm.

Sedan
Price : $12,500
Weight : 2600 lbs | 1179.34 kg
Seating Capacity : 5
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 177.6 in | 4511 mm.
Width : 67.7 in | 1720 mm.
Height : 55.7 in | 1415 mm.
Wheelbase : 100.8 in | 2560 mm.
Front Track : 57.9 in | 1471 mm.
Rear Track : 57.3 in | 1455 mm.
Ground Clearance : 6.1 in | 155 mm.

Handling

Steering
Rack and Pinion

Brakes
Front Brakes : Disc
Rear Brakes : Drum

Recall

Component

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturer

KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.

Mfr Report Date19970903
NHTSA Campaign ID99V317000
SummaryVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. ELECTRICAL CURRENT TO THE FUEL PUMP PASSES THROUGH THE C304 AND C305 CONNECTORS. IF EXPOSED TO MOISTURE, THESE CONNECTORS COULD CORRODE. OVER TIME, THE FUEL PUMP WILL NOT RECEIVE ENOUGH CURRENT TO OPERATE.
ConsequenceTHIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
RemedyDEALERS WILL REPLACE THE EXISTING CONNECTORS AND REPOSITION THOSE CONNECTORS TO AN AREA WHERE THE PLACEMENT IS DESIGNED TO PREVENT CONTACT WITH MOISTURE.
NotesKIA RECALL NO. SC013.OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN DECEMBER 23, 1999.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Component

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturer

KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.

Mfr Report Date19970903
NHTSA Campaign ID99V318000
SummaryVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT FOR THE FUEL PUMP IS GROUNDED AT JUNCTION CONNECTOR G300. IF THE PIN TENSION IS POOR, OR THE BOLT SECURING THE CONNECTOR TO THE VEHICLE FLOOR IS NOT TIGHTENED SUFFICIENTLY, A POOR CONNECTION IS MADE. AS THE FUEL PUMP OPERATES, THE POOR CONNECTION CAN CREATE HEAT WHICH IN TURN INCREASES RESISTANCE. EVENTUALLY THE FUEL PUMP WILL NOT RECEIVE ENOUGH CURRENT TO OPERATE.
ConsequenceTHIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
RemedyTHIS CORRECTIVE ACTION IS BEING PERFORMED IN CONJUNCTION WITH RECALL NO. 99V317.
NotesOWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Component

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:LINKAGES

Manufacturer

KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.

Mfr Report Date19970903
NHTSA Campaign ID99V271000
SummaryVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE BALL SOCKET ON THE WINDSHIELD WIPER LINK MAY BE OUT OF TOLERANCE RESULTING IN THE LINK DISENGAGING FROM THE WIPER MOTOR DRIVE UNDER LOAD, SUCH AS PUSHING AGAINST ICE, SNOW OR OTHER RESISTANCE. ALSO THE WIPER ARM RETAINING ***** COULD BE INADEQUATELY TIGHTENED ALLOWING THE WIPER ARM TO SLIP AND/OR STOP FUNCTIONING.
ConsequenceTHIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE IMPAIRMENT OF VISIBILITY IN INCLEMENT WEATHER INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
RemedyDEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WINDSHIELD WIPER LINK AND ALSO PROPERLY TIGHTEN THE WIPER ARM RETAINING NUTS.
NotesKIA RECALL NO. SC012.OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 19, 1999. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-949-470-7000.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Component

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

Manufacturer

KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.

Mfr Report Date19971017
NHTSA Campaign ID00V175000
SummaryVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. MANUFACTURING CHANGES WERE MADE TO THE ORVR SPRING FORCE AND FLOAT WIRE LENGTH REDUCING THE VALVE ANGLE. CERTAIN VALVES CAUSED FUEL SHUT OFF BEFORE THE TANK REACHED 95% OF NOMINAL CAPACITY.
ConsequenceTHIS WOULD CAUSE CUSTOMERS TO ADD MORE FUEL TO THE TANK CAUSING FUEL SPILLBACK OR SPITBACK FROM THE FUEL FILLER NECK.
RemedyDEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ORVR VALVE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 13, 2000. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.
NotesKIA RECALL NO. SC015.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Component

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer

KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.

Mfr Report Date19980601
NHTSA Campaign ID04V305000
SummaryON CERTAIN PASSENGER AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE FRONT SAFETY BELT BUCKLES MAY EMIT A 'CLICK' SOUND DURING THE BUCKLING PROCESS THAT IS SIMILAR TO THE SOUND EMITTED WHEN A BUCKLE IS BEING LATCHED, WHEN IT IS NOT.
ConsequenceTHE LATCH CAN THEN PULL OUT OF THE BUCKLE WHEN TENSION IS APPLIED.
RemedyDEALERS WILL REPLACE BOTH FRONT SEAT BELT BUCKLES. THE RECALL BEGAN AUGUST 16, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.
NotesKIA RECALL NO. SC039.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Information provided by NHTSA
Data updated October 2019

1999 Averages

Avg. Car Cost : $21,050
Avg. Household Income : $40,810
Avg. Home : $131,750
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $1.22
Avg. Stamp : $0

The 1999 Kia Sephia measures 67.70 inches in width, The 1999 Kia Sephia measures 177.60 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 100.80 inches.


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Price Comparison

1999 Sephia
$12,500-$350,000
1999 Kia Sephia Price Range: $10,850 - $12,500

Model Year Production

#1#2#3Kia
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2003Porsche (73,284)
2002Buick (350,602)Porsche (55,050)
2001Jeep (455,417)Ferrari (792)
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1999Ford (918,040)Honda (733,878)Chevrolet (609,100)82,211
1998Ford (878,405)Honda (751,032)Chevrolet (561,218)54,311
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1996Ford (1,036,048)Honda (680,711)Pontiac (541,844)26,366
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