Just bought a Kia Rio chill and the accelerator.

Tiny
RIOCHILL
  • 2009 KIA RIO
  • 30,000 MILES

Just bought a kia rio chill and the accelerator keeps sticking when I come to first set off on a journey? Also first to second gear seems notchy, is this a common problem?

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Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 AT 7:55 PM

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Tiny
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What do you mean by sticking?

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Thursday, February 7th, 2013 AT 2:17 PM
Tiny
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I get in car after been left for couple hours and accelerator wont press, literally have to kick it down and then ok till next journey

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Saturday, February 9th, 2013 AT 8:20 PM
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Check the throttle cable and throttle plate. Try cleaning the throttle bore. Check if the stopper for the throttle plate had been tampered with.

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Sunday, February 10th, 2013 AT 8:19 PM

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