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1998 Kia Sephia
1.8L 4-cyl Engine Code [5] Engine Code [5] DOHC
125 bhp. @ 6000 rpm / Torque: 108 ft. lbs. @ 4500 rpm
1.8L - Inline 4-cyl (Gasoline)

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1998 Kia Sephia with engine code [5]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SJ
    -22 To 30C  »  10W-30
    All TEMPS  »  5W-30
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, M5TXA (5-SPD)  »  GL-4

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90
    Manual Transmission & Transaxle Gear Lube 75W-90 (MTGQT)

    Manual Transmission, M5TXA (5-SPD)  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTQT)
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Power Steering Fluid

  5. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [1]
  6. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [1]
  7. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3
    [2] DEXRON-III Automatic Transmission Fluid

  8. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  6 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, F4A-EL Initial Fill  »  Not Specified
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed F4A-EL  »  5.4 liters
    Manual Transmission, M5TXA (5-SPD)  »  2.7 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  9. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  10. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  22-30 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission
    Drain Plug 25-32 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Absolute Efficiency Oil Filter (EA15K12)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51358 Oil Filter  
    Air Filter WIX 46462 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33598 Fuel Filter [1]
    Transmission Filter WIX 58995 Auto Tran Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] without Bracket
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
MTG 75W-90 (GL-4) Synthetic Gear Lube (MTG)

AMSOIL Synthetic Manual Transmission and Transaxle Gear Lube (MTG) is a premium blend of the finest synthetic base oils and advanced, high-performance additives. It is formulated specifically for maximum protection in the most demanding manual trans...
AGL SEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT 75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTF OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
amsoil oil filter AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters

AMSOIL Ea Oil Filters feature synthetic nanofiber technology for maximum efficiency. Guaranteed for up to 15,000 miles or up to 25,000 miles, depending on application, when used with AMSOIL synthetic motor oil.
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Hinges, locks & latches
Interval in Month(s):
8
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The devices that allow or prevent the opening of doors and hatches.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Check
Item:
Idle speed
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The RPM of the engine free from load (all accessories off), at normal operating temperature and in neutral (or, in the case of an automatic transmission, park or neutral).
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Ball joints
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Movable joints in the steering linkage and suspension system of a vehicle that permit rotating movement in any direction between the parts that are joined.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake system
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's stopping mechanism comprised of a pedal connected to a hydraulic master cylinder that can actuate clamping and/or expanding devices at all four wheels that slow or stop a vehicle's rolling motion. Components in a basic brake system are the master cylinder, calipers and/or wheel cylinders, linings or pads or shoes, rotors and/or drums.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Chassis nuts & bolts
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Fasteners holding parts onto a vehicle's frame.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system that stores and circulates coolant throughout (water cooled) engines to prevent overheating. Some vehicles have air-cooled engines in which high-speed airflow is sufficient to keep the engine cool.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Exhaust system heat shields
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Metal and/or metal-fiberglass insulated panels that protect selected areas from exhaust heat.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel tank, cap & lines
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A reservoir for the vehicle's fuel.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering linkage
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The arrangement of rods and lubricated joints connecting the steering gearbox to the wheel spindles.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect boots & seals
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Emissions hoses & tubes
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Hoses and tubes utilized by any of a vehicle's emission control devices.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel lines & hoses
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The tubing that carries fuel throughout a vehicle.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Emissions hoses & tubes
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Hoses and tubes utilized by any of a vehicle's emission control devices.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
98020100498
NHTSA Item Number:
600994

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Provided information related to the kia motors america technical assistance center and the tech line worksheet. ( nhtsa item number - 600994 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
98002
NHTSA Item Number:
603325

Component Description: Electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator.

Service Bulletin Summary: Provided information on the sephia starter circuit. ( nhtsa item number - 603325 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
003
NHTSA Item Number:
609808

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: This techinical service bulletin outlines the new sephia remanufactured automatic transmission program. ( nhtsa item number - 609808 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-06-01
Bulletin Number:
001
NHTSA Item Number:
614030

Component Description: Exterior lighting:turn signal.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides information related to the turn signal circuit in certain vehicles. It is important to understand the circuit when diagnosing a turn signal malfunction. ( nhtsa item number - 614030 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-09-01
Bulletin Number:
020
NHTSA Item Number:
625894

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on front door latch. ( nhtsa item number - 625894 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
007
NHTSA Item Number:
632302

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:control module (tcm, pcm).

Service Bulletin Summary: A logic change in the transmission control module (tcm). ( nhtsa item number - 632302 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
008
NHTSA Item Number:
629469

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Automatic transaxle diagnosis. Certain models including all rios. ( nhtsa item number - 629469 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
025
NHTSA Item Number:
635757

Component Description: Electrical system:battery:cables.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides information related to a service campaign to inspect possible interference between the positive battery cable and the automatic transmission dipstick. ( nhtsa item number - 635757 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
027
NHTSA Item Number:
10000032

Component Description: Seat belts:front:buckle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Recall campaign 027 to replace front seat belt buckles. Notification letter to dealers. ( nhtsa item number - 10000032 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
027
NHTSA Item Number:
10000033

Component Description: Seat belts:front:buckle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provided information related to recall campaign 027 to replace the front seat belt buckles. ( nhtsa item number - 10000033 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
035
NHTSA Item Number:
10005355

Component Description: Electrical system:battery:cables.

Service Bulletin Summary: Battery cable chafing inspection, repair and replacement. Technical service bulletin, letters to service managers and dealers and owners. ( nhtsa item number - 10005355 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
035R
NHTSA Item Number:
10005640

Component Description: Electrical system:battery:cables.

Service Bulletin Summary: Battery cable chafing inspection, repair and replacement. Revised technical service bulletin. ( nhtsa item number - 10005640 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
017
NHTSA Item Number:
10016840

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Charging system upgrade. ( nhtsa item number - 10016840 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-08-01
Bulletin Number:
KT-200808220
NHTSA Item Number:
10026726

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting:brake lights., (B) Exterior lighting:tail lights., (C) Parking brake:indicator light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Kia: all models. Article provides information relating to the improved durability of bulb life for rear combination bulb; rear stop lamp/tail lamp bulb utilized on multiple kia models. ( nhtsa item number - 10026726 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA
Year(s):
1998
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
02V207000
Recall Date:
July 29th, 2002
Units Affected:
25,000

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:hazard flashing warning lights:switch.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles with 36,000 miles or less as of july 15, 2002, an electrical contact problem may have developed in the hazard switch which could result in inoperative hazard lights and/or inoperative turn signals. .

Conequence: The loss of turn signals or rear hazard lamps could fail to warn a following driver that the vehicle is turning and/or is stopped and could result in a crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the hazard switch. Owner notification began september 6, 2002. 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. .

Notes: Also, customers can contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
2
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA, SPORTAGE
Year(s):
1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
02V216000
Recall Date:
August 16th, 2002
Units Affected:
189,706

Affected Component: Seat belts:front:buckle assembly.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles, the safety belt buckle may "false latch" and expose the driver to unrestrained movement during a crash. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash, the seat occupant may not be properly restrained, increasing the risk of personal injury. .

Remedy: Owner notification began december 20, 2002. 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. .

Notes: Also, customers can contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
3
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
99V271000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
90,054

Affected Component: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer:linkages.

Summary: Vehicle 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 nut could be inadequately tightened allowing the wiper arm to slip and/or stop functioning. .

Conequence: This condition could cause impairment of visibility in inclement weather increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the windshield wiper link and also properly tighten the wiper arm retaining nuts. .

Notes: Kia 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). .

#
4
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
99V317000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
102,944

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Summary: Vehicle 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. .

Conequence: This condition could cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the existing connectors and reposition those connectors to an area where the placement is designed to prevent contact with moisture. .

Notes: Kia 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). .

#
5
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
99V318000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
102,944

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Summary: Vehicle 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. .

Conequence: This condition could cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: This corrective action is being performed in conjunction with recall no. 99v317. .

Notes: 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). .

#
6
Make(s):
KIA
Model(s):
SEPHIA
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
00V175000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
100,137

Affected Component: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Summary: Vehicle 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. .

Conequence: This would cause customers to add more fuel to the tank causing fuel spillback or spitback from the fuel filler neck. .

Remedy: Dealers 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. .

Notes: Kia 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). .

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