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    Kia Sorento Timing Overview (All Model Years)

    From 2007 to 2021 all Kia Sorento models have timing chains and interference engines. From 2003 to 2006 all Kia Sorento models have timing belts and interference engines.

    Model Years Engine Type (Engine Code) Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Kits For Purchase
    Kia Sorento 2007 - 2021 all timing chain interference Amazon
    2003 - 2006 all timing belt interference Amazon

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    2021 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2021 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.5L 4 Cyl. 191 hp timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo 281 hp (Smartstream G2.5 T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2020 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2020 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    1.6L 4 Cyl. Turbo Hybrid 227 hp (Smartstream G1.6 T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 185 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo 281 hp (Smartstream G2.5 T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2019 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2019 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 185 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2018 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2018 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.0L 4 Cyl. 260 hp (Theta II T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 185 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2017 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2017 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.0L 4 Cyl. 260 hp (Theta II T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 185 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2016 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2016 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.0L 4 Cyl. 260 hp (Theta II T-GDi) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 185 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2015 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2015 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 191 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2014 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2014 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 191 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.3L V6 290 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2013 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2013 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 191 hp (Theta II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.5L V6 276 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2012 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2012 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 175 hp (Theta II) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.5L V6 276 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2011 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2011 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 175 hp (Theta II) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.5L V6 276 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2010 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2010 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    2.4L 4 Cyl. 175 hp (Theta II) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.5L V6 276 hp (Lambda II MPI) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2009 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2009 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.3L V6 242 hp (Lambda) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.8L V6 262 hp (Lambda) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2008 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2008 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.3L V6 242 hp (Lambda) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon
    3.8L V6 262 hp (Lambda) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2007 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2007 Kia Sorento models have a timing chain and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.8L V6 262 hp (Lambda) timing chain interference lifetime Amazon

    2006 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2006 Kia Sorento models have a timing belt and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.5L V6 192 hp (Sigma) timing belt interference 60k Amazon

    2005 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2005 Kia Sorento models have a timing belt and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.5L V6 192 hp (Sigma) timing belt interference 60k Amazon

    2004 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2004 Kia Sorento models have a timing belt and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.5L V6 192 hp (Sigma) timing belt interference 60k Amazon

    2003 Kia Sorento - Timing Belt Or Chain

    All 2003 Kia Sorento models have a timing belt and an interference engine.

    Engine Type Timing Belt Or Chain Interference Or Non-Interference Replacement Interval (Miles) Replacement Kits For Purchase
    3.5L V6 192 hp (Sigma) timing belt interference 60k Amazon

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