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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm Khani and I drive a 2014 Kia Optima Hybrid EX. I have been a member for almost a year, however, this is my first time posting. To be honest, I'm not entirely sure how to use this site, but I ended up browsing on here because my vehicle is currently in the body shop for repairs and I miss...
  2. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    This Mod Yea or Nay?
  3. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    I debadged my car and put on the emblems from K5 store, but I saw this the other day on the road on a new Optima. I've never seen this one before. Does anyone know about it? Thanks all
  4. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Hi All, Actually asking for a friend with a 2012 Sportage. The black on his KIA emblem started flaking off, but not all the way! He figured he'd just remove the rest of the black but I wanted to find out the best way to do that. It is still adhering fairly well. Using a sharp object or...
  5. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Last night while in the wifey's SUV, I passed a Hyundai Sonata owner, and noticed his H emblem both front and back was lit. Not that I would consider it for my Optima, but is there a lighted Kia or K5 emblem out there? What say you, Dave or Paul @K5O? :)
  6. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Hi all, Thanks to K5 Optima Store for a 3.0 K emblem set. Installation went easy (after I figured out the best way to remove my old emblems!!). I took off the Optima and SX T-GDI emblems for a nice clean look. Here it is.
  7. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I ordered a set of 3.0 emblems for my hood and trunk off eBay 9 months ago, and they are now badly corroded, with the chrome permanently damaged from road salt. My question is this: Where can we get OEM versions of these badges, which will hold up as well as the stock ones? I know K5 Optima...
  8. K5 Optima Store
    Just installed last night, I love it. Just in case folks behind me don't know what the T in SX-T stands for... :D :cool:
  9. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    Before I buy the grille emblem from K5OS I was hoping a fellow member would post a picture of the emblem installed on the 2016 model. Thanks!
  10. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Anyone have any good tips on how to do this? Every time I try, when I try to get the letters out, it starts pealing around the outer part. I've tried multiple times and just can't get it. Toothpick, fingernail, nothing seems to work. Driving me nuts.
  11. Spotted
    I spotted a Silver I wanna say 2013 optima. It has red trim pretty much everywhere with custom red and black K emblem. Saw it near K Town in LA. If your on the forum. sup dude! :occasion14:
  12. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I hear people talk about flaking and peeling K emblems and I was wondering if, clear coating new ones would help delay the flaking or peeling..
  13. K5OS - Carbon Fiber Products
    Is excited to bring to the Optima community: Seibon Carbon Fiber Hood Prop (BUY NOW) Description: The days of using a broom stick to hold your hood or trunk open are over! Seibon Carbon introduces the very FIRST and ONLY carbon fiber hood/trunk prop in the automotive industry It features a...
  14. K5OS - Emblems and Badging
    Is very proud to present to the Optima Forums the long awaited: White Carbon Fiber 3.0 K Logo Emblem Sets "Chrome Edition" (BUY NOW) & White Carbon Fiber 3.0 K Logo Emblem Sets "Black Edition" (BUY NOW) Description: The first authentic Carbon Fiber White 3.0 K Emblem sets are finally here...
  15. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Long story short, my friends and i thought it would be hilarious to put ford emblems on my optima for the month of October. Like a costume for my car and also it would confuse the heck out of people, i think haha:lmao: im wondering if you guys can help me look online for cheap ford emblems with...
  16. DIY Projects
    I just got my 3D printed cursive turbo emblem and was wondering if I need to spray some kind of protectant on it before putting it on the car? It's matte and bare now, not sure if the weather would beat the **** out of it. If so, what would be best to use? Thanks for any help!
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