Kia Maintenance Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
The clutch has never been replaced and the mileage is 90k. Yes the pedal does come up slightly when pumped.
Are you familiar with the Sportage. The slave cylinder on this model sits within the clutch housing and acts directly on the release bearing.
However further examination suggests the problem is a faulty master cylinder. I have one on order and will hopefully fit it this afternoon.