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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hello there. I'm hoping people can help me. I'm trying to conver my auto 2007 kia optima lx 4 banger into a manual. A buddy down the road has an 2008 v6 optima that was wrecked but all engine parts and tranny are untouched. Is this conversion possible?
  2. New Member Introductions
    I've owned a WRX and a Legacy. This is my first venture into the wild! The Optima has been catching my eye for over a year now, so when it was time for a new car, I pulled the trigger! Looking forward to learning many things from this community! Location: Utah Car: Optima EX Here she is.
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, My name is Coalwater and 3 months ago I pur perchased my very first Kia in the form of an ebony black 2012 Optima LX with the 6-speed manual. I have about 6000 km on it and have enjoyed every single one. I've owned a few Nissans in the past, the latest being an '08 Altima. I can...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hi guys and gals.... 2012 EX Satin Metal with premium and tech package.... Chatsworth, CA area Awesome dealer @ Kia Sherman Oaks (shout out to Helen) Used Costco pricing, no haggling and very close to true car pricing. Going to put tint on this weekend just before going on a long road trip...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone! I'm Angel from Chicago,IL. Just got my 2012 Optima sx yesterday, and let me say that trolling this forum during the buying stages made the conversion process less painful. I was in the market for a Volvo or an Audi or an MB. So happy I stumbled upon an Optima. I just wished that...
  6. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I like the idea of using HID's in the foglights, but of course doing so without a projector beam or similar reflector change would likely deliver a spread fog beam. I'm not into that kinda thing. Anybody know how to get a legit driving beam from the fog location? Projector beam refit, etc...
  7. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    As the title indicates, I'm contemplating converting the rear fog lights to operate as additional brake lights. In Melbourne (Australia) we rarely get a situation where heavy fog is a problem. Used to get it years ago but not so much now. Might as well blame global warming I guess. The LED tail...
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