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3/4 Front Glamour 2009 Kia Spectra

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2009 Kia Spectra specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2009 Kia Spectra warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$13,550$15,550$16,450
    Invoice *$12,965$14,540$15,380
    Engine2.0L I-4 138 HP2.0L I-4 138 HP2.0L I-4 138 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City23.0 mpg23.0 mpg23.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy30.0 mpg30.0 mpg30.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.0L I-4 138 HP2.0L I-4 138 HP2.0L I-4 138 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator90 amp90 amp90 amp
    Battery540 amp with run down protection540 amp with run down protection540 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio3.843.843.84
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank14.0 gal.14.0 gal.14.0 gal.
    Exhaustpartial stainless steelpartial stainless steelpartial stainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    RideN/AN/Asport
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drum4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels15.0 " steel15.0 " steel16.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP195/60HR15.0BSW ASP195/60HR15.0BSW ASP205/50HR16.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls6-way6-way6-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 bench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Seat Trimclothclothpremium cloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/Acarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard InsertN/AN/Ametal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsN/Afrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead ConsoleN/Amini with storagemini with storage
    Cup Holderfrontfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebinbinbin
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningN/Amanualmanual
    Air FilterN/Aair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    Speakers666
    Antennafixedfixedfixed
    Cruise ControlN/Awith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Locksmanualpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless EntryN/Akeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasepowerpowerpower
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets222
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather
    Front Windowsmanualpowerpower
    Rear Windowsmanualpowerpower
    1-Touch OpenN/Adriverdriver
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Panic AlarmN/Apanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security SystemN/Asecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume12.2 cu.ft.12.2 cu.ft.12.2 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length177.2 "177.2 "177.6 "
    Exterior Width68.3 "68.3 "68.3 "
    Exterior Height57.9 "57.9 "57.9 "
    Wheelbase103 "103 "103 "
    Front Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Rear Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Turning Radius16.7 '16.7 '16.7 '
    Curb Weight2,701 lbs.2,919 lbs.2,919 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.31.31.31
    Front Legroom42.8 "42.8 "42.8 "
    Rear Legroom35.4 "35.4 "35.4 "
    Front Headroom40.0 "40.0 "40.0 "
    Rear Headroom38.2 "38.2 "38.2 "
    Front Hiproom52.4 "52.4 "52.4 "
    Rear Hiproom53.9 "53.9 "53.9 "
    Front Shoulder Room55.1 "55.1 "55.1 "
    Rear Shoulder Room53.9 "53.9 "53.9 "
    Passenger Volume97 cu.ft.97 cu.ft.97 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume12.2 cu.ft.12.2 cu.ft.12.2 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/Awing
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside Moldingsbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/AN/Arocker panel extensions
    Grille Moldingswith chrome barwith chrome barwith chrome bar
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remotedual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Major Components Months/Miles120/100,000120/100,000120/100,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Accessories Months/Miles12/unlimited12/unlimited12/unlimited
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2009 Kia Spectra safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
EX 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LX 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SX 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
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