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  1. New Member Introductions
    I'll start by saying Hello. I'm from MONTEBELLO, CA. I bought a 2016 optima ex. With 18,000 mi. A year ago. At my 30,000 mi maintenance check i changed my oil with mobil1 full synthetic oil & used the dealers oil filter notice I've been having to keep putting oil in every two weeks, about...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello all from Louisville, KY! I'm happy to finally become part of the community after spending a lot of time over the last couple of months perusing posts to help with the decision to purchase my first Kia. I picked up a 2018 SXL and am looking forward to learning even more about it and the...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hello all. I'm Mike (mehalley) from Lake Keystone, wewst of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and thanks to my experiences contracting as a Control Systems surveyor on a new build, 6th generation drillship at the Hyundai shipyard in Ulsan seven years ago our family now owns two Kia Optimas. My wife bought a...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, like the title says new to the Kia Family. I purchased a 2017 Ex for the wife and Im looking to learn as much as I can about these cars as possible. We are looking to add rims, lower it and some tasteful cosmetics. I believe I'm in the right place after seeing the vehicle owned...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hey everybody, so I'm looking to get my fiance into another car and so far we've both decided the Optima is the likely best candidate. She's driven it, and a few others, and she really seemed to like it above all others. So, as a buyer who's completely new to Kia and Optima, is there anything...
  6. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    The wife took delivery yesterday of her Inferno Red 2017 Kia Soul Exclaim. 1.6-liter Turbo engine and 7-speed DCT transmission (two firsts for the Soul). Slots in nicely beside my 2016 Optima in the garage. :D
  7. New Member Introductions
    Just wanted to say hi to everyone on this forum. I have been coming here for 2 years and finally decided to join after reading so many great posts on here! I cant wait to collaborate on idea and what not with all of you!
  8. New Member Introductions
    Hey every I go by Cali but I'm in the Hampton roads of VA just bought a 2011 SX T-GDi looking to do some upgrades hope this is the place to get help
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, I am the proud (sarcasm) owner of a 2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI. With the buyback looming, I've been looking at different cars to see what I'd like to replace it with and so far, I'm leaning heavily toward the 2016 Kia Optima SXL. There are just so many features and it's such a great...
  10. New Member Introductions
    Hello, New member to the Kia family. Recently purchased a 2014 EX Premium. Beautiful bronze color with all the bells and whistles. Look forward to reading and chatting with everyone. Zach
  11. New Member Introductions
    Glad I found this site and excited to hear from actual Kia owners. My husband purchased my Kia Optima for me as a Mother's Day gift 2013. I love it! Currently thought I an not happy, it randomly won't start. It turns over, the dash goes crazy but then nothing. Thinking it was the battery I went...
  12. New Member Introductions
    How's it going everybody? Little introduction here... (from Brampton Ontario Canada) Just purchased a 2015 Kia Oprima LX (convenience package) Ebony Black. I love the car and excited about future mods! I picked her up last Wednesday. On Friday I drove her to Buffalo because I was flying out...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys. I wanted to come straight to the source. Next week im looking to purchase a optima EX with the technology plus package. I came here to here it straight from the camels mouth. I more or less want to know if my expectations are realistic as far as what I can get this car for. Most list...
  14. New Member Introductions
    Hello, everyone I'm Allen from Birmingham, AL. I inherited the car from my dad that recently passed away. Didn't know that much about Kia's but have been pleasantly surprised. I've tinted the windows so far and I am looking to upgrade wheels next and I've got a TON of questions that I've tried...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Just got a 2012 Optima SX pearl white, love it!!,...getting lots of ideas from from looking at the other members cars:cool:
  16. New Member Introductions
    hey everyone ive got a 2012 SX with a few aftermarket upgrades and have slowly begun building this car to be dream Optima! Looking forward the community -Garrett
  17. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Hey all. So at one point my lady and I both had an Optima, and now we have none. Traded my hybrid in today. One year old and 25.5K miles and I didn't enjoy any of them. Was glad to dump it. But I stuck with Kia. Got myself a new Rio5 EX in Aurora Black. I've been wanting a hatchback since she...
  18. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Hey guys, it has been way too long since i have posted anything on the forums. Anyways just thought i should share some of my latest photos from a recent road trip hope you guys enjoy and stay tuned to feast your eyes on something special coming this August !! !
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