AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Logo

Automotive Advice

At AskPatty, we focus on giving the best automotive advice for helping people with their car questions. If you have a car question, start by asking our automotive experts. You can also use the search bar in the top right to search for a specific issue. All car questions are welcome and we look forward to helping you!


Ask a QuestionSearch for Sportage Questions - Page 1 of 2


I am in the process of replacing my 1997 Kia Sportage with another "new" used car. I've been looking quite a bit at the Jeep Liberty Sport, since it is comparable in size to my Kia and I don't think it would be a problem for me to drive. Usually I have a friend who works on cars check it out for me, but he is not available anymore to do that. However, he ...
Dear Patty, I have a once in a lifetime opportunity and need direction. My ex-husband is buying me a new car(lucky me. ok, so I begged, pleaded, and said I would reveal some of his deepest darkest secrets to the world, but otherwisehe was ok with it. I would like a small S.U.V., V6, good/great gas mileage, low maintenance, heated leather ...
I drive a Kia 2001 Sportage. Over the Christmas holidays it broke down. I got it to the dealer - and they said it needed a new valve/head and they did a whole bunch of things on the car - which cost me over $2,000 CDN. The problem is since getting back the car, I engine check light keeps comming on, indicating a whole bunch of new problems. First a fuel ...
WHat is the size of a kia sportage serpentine belt
If you had your choice, what would it be: Kia Sportage or Hyundai Tucson?
is the 2001kia sportage a good car to invest in?
i am 52,do you think that a 2001 kia sportage is good car for me to buy?this more then likley will be my last car i*ll ever buy.my eyes are in bad shape.it has very good mileage (57000)and the price is right.

Need Car Advice?

Ask The Experts!

Looking for a New or Used Car?

Search for our Certified Female Friendly® Car Buying Marketplace locations

Help Our Charities