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General Information

Year
2012
Make
Kia
Model
EX Turbo
Color
Ebony Black with beige leather interior
Packages
Premium package
History
03/11/12 Began search for Optima
03/23/12 Ordered K badges
04/03/12 Build date of vehicle
04/15/12 Found my Optima
04/15/12 Ordered K5 rear trunk badge
04/16/12 Purchased vehicle
04/19/12 Picked up vehicle
04/20/12 Ordered splash guards
04/21/12 Rebadged car
04/22/12 Ordered Sandisk Cruzer 16gb micro USB for UVO
04/25/12 Going in for tint... 35% all the way around
04/25/12 Installed splash guards, very nice!
04/25/12 Loaded MP3's onto Cruzer USB and installed... Pretty cool but MP3 compression sucks the life out of the songs sound!
05/01/12 35% tint installed all the way around
05/05/12 Painted front calipers red using brush on Duplicolor
05/08/12 Ordered rear SX spoiler
05/10/12 Received spoiler and watched it blow off the back of my trunk and get all scratched up. See "stupid is as stupid does" thread
05/11/12 Called Spoiler and Wing King and told them my story
05/14/12 Sent back spoiler
05/21/12 spoiler repainted and resent out
2012 Kia EX Turbo (Ebony Black with beige leather interior)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Stock Turbo
Interior
Door sil applique
Cargo net
K badge for steering wheel
Exterior
Rear bumper appliqué
K badges for front, rear and wheels
K5 badge for rear trunk replacing "OPTIMA"
Tinted windows 35% all the way around
Audio
Sirius HD with 8 Infinity Speakers, HD radio UVO Infotainment System.
SanDisk Cruzer 16GB USB micro thumb drive loaded with MP3 songs
Wheel and Tire
Stock with K rebadge
Paint front calipers red

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