I actually don't have to do this but figured I'd share because I've been away for so long. Long time forum lurker from Toronto Canada.
Been following the Optima seen since about 2017. Didn't do much work because I didn't have a turbo. BUT I do now =]
2013 Optima LX 2.4L
This is my first winter driving a front-wheel drive vehicle. All of my Lexus vehicles were rear-wheel drive, which meant brand and size were crucial to holding the road. I know that FWD cars do have better handling in poor weather, but need some input before I make my winter tire...
Am I going crazy here or is ~$2100 + labor + tax crazy to replace a light bulb???
I hit a deer last winter and part of the costs when fixing it was indeed a $2096.41 "Lamp" for the drivers side.
Can they not just buy a new D1S bulb and replace it?
I'm absolutely flabbergasted they want this...
Location: Ontario, Canada
I just purchased this week a 2015 Kia Optima SX Turbo, it is black on black. I spent a fair bit of time searching this forum for info before making the purchase and it certainly helped me make my decision. Thanks!
I take delivery on...
So I've been trying for a few days to source some new plugs for my 2014 SX turbo, and the only place I can find a set is a Kia dealer who needs to special-order them in at $48 PER PLUG. No thanks, especially since they won't lube it up first! :lipsrsealed:
I've found that NGK's website(s) do...
Thought that it was a good idea to finally join as I've been constantly viewing the forums as a guest for the past little while.
My current vehicle is the 2016 Kia Optima SX-T and i have to admit... I have loved driving it a little too much. About 27000km in 11 month (As of posting...
I have a 2016 Kia optima Hybrid EX. Looked at threads already trying to find how to switch my climate control from F to C. What is listed to do doesn't work in the threads I found. Hold down the mode button then hold down the dual button for 3 or so seconds. Tried it repeatedly and nothing. Need...
Hi everyone, I'm from Canada and I purchased a 2014 Kia Optima SX Turbo late in 2016 during the winter and now that it's finally summer I will be making some modifications to it so I'm pretty excited about that haha. I'm new to these forums and this is my first post. I'm glad to be here and meet...
New member from Ontario Canada.
I have been creeping this forum for a while now almost 5-6 months and finally decided to make an account since I want to contribute where I can in some posts.
I have a 2016 White Kia Optima SXL model.
Hi everyone! I'm woodsbyday from Hamilton, ON, Canada.
I have a 2014 SWP SX Turbo, got it used back in September and am in love with it.
The car came with a few appearance mods (turbo "t" grille emblem, K5 badge on back, flying k steering wheel centre caps) and so far I've added the white...
Hey everyone! I've had my 2015 Optima for about and year and a half and could not be happier with my purchase. I've always like the optima since they released it. I'm not much of a customizer however I am looking forward to some tips and tricks from the forums to make my ride stand out just...
Asked my Dealer about this couple weeks ago. they had no idea what i was talking aboutlook what i got today...thought it was US only but no sircoming to Canada too. Really don't want to have to deal with this if it happens