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  1. New Member Introductions
    As far as I can tell, there aren't any unrepaired recalls. I searched with the NHTSA site. Do I need to go get this upgraded at the dealership? What should I look out for? It has very low mileage, with good story, bought from someone I know very well. I also live in an area that has a lot of...
  2. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Long story short, I made the stupid decision to put a car battery from one of our other cars into our Optima to test if it needed a new battery (old one wasn't holding a charge, should have just replaced it lol). Immediately after connecting the new battery, the car honked and I saw the fuse by...
  3. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    My daughter's sunroof sunshade closer bracket on the driver's side does not close, the linkage broke. The sunshade popped off because the passenger side was still trying to close it . Now the sunshade is detached and the glass will only raise up not retract towards the rear of the car. Can any...
  4. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    The drivers side power folding mirror gets stuck the button is pushed to bring the mirrors inwards. Would I have to replace the entire mirror to fix this??
  5. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Hello everyone, I'm new to the Optima family and have some concerns with the 2012 Kia Optima EX I've recently purchased private sale. The heated steering wheel seems to have a weird short where only when I adjust the steering wheel will it reactivate and deactivate. When I press the button...
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