DIY Brake Repair for a Kia Spectra?

Answer The Kia Spectra made its debut in the American marketplace in 2000, underwent a design overhaul in 2004, and was discontinued in 2009. Like many inexpensive small cars, the Spectra made use of disc... Read More »

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How to Replace a KIA Spectra Brake Pad?

The KIA Spectra has a light notifying you when your brakes need to be changed. Changing the brake pads on a KIA Spectra is not hard, but you will have to be somewhat mechanically inclined. The ent... Read More »

How to Replace a Brake Line in a Kia Spectra?

The brake lines are an extremely important component on your Kia Spectra. Consult your mechanic and get the proper replacement kit before changing the pipes connecting the main line frame to the ho... Read More »

How to Make Parking Brake Adjustments in a Kia Spectra?

Make a simple parking brake adjustment while driving your Kia Spectra. This unique process helps break in the shoes and make your parking brake safe. Do the project at home instead of going to the ... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Brake Pads on a Kia Spectra?

Changing the rear brake pads on a Kia Spectra requires a special tool to properly seat the caliper piston back into its bore. Kia recommends using tool number OK9A4263001, which might be difficult ... Read More »