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  1. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    I recently had 4 new continental DSW’s mounted / balanced and an alignment done on my ‘13 optima The guy let me know he did the alignment as good as he could but there were some issues and he supposedly couldn’t get it “perfect” Can you guys take a look at the printout and let me know what...
  2. Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hello! I have a 2014 Kia Optima 2.4L, I just recently replaced the fuel sending unit because it wouldn’t read my fuel tank correctly, light always flashing and check engine light kept coming on. So, after I changed it, I noticed the fuel gauge just stayed on FULL, and the “miles to empty” keeps...
  3. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    So i purchased a valve cover and valve cover gasket for my grandmas kia optima 2012 ex 2.4 and i check the valve cover that i got and see now hole for the high pressure fuel pump. And then i later found out that i ordered the one for korean cars. My question is will the korean valve cover gasket...
  4. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    My kia optima suddenly died on the highway. After a **** of a time getting it towed and to the dealer now start the wait for Corp Kia to approve a fix. I know this has been discussed many times. But i want to know how your experience have been with Gen 3 Kia repairs in 2021.
  5. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    Currently have the stock wheels on my Silver 2013 Kia Optima, no idea at all where to buy rims or which ones to get so looking for any recommendations! Tire size is 205 65/r16. Thanks!
  6. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I turned my car on and my radio sounds level is low but when I try to lower or raise the volume it doesn't change? Does this mean I blew my speakers? I was listening to music and driving and the volume was working fine but then I turned off my car, ran some errands, came back, turned it on and...
  7. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Hello, I have a Kia Optima from 2012, 1.7 CRDI engine, with automatic transmission and I don't know what oil to use, nor how many liters I need. Can someone help me? Thank you in advance !
  8. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    So I have a 2016 and am installing aftermarket subs and amp. 2 jl audio 12's and an old school Sony XPLOD, 1200 WATT 1 channel amp. I have battery cable from power on amp to the in line fuse box, out on other side of in line fuse box and connected at the positive battery terminal. I have the...
  9. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    I recently tracked down a spare tire with jack and tools for my 2019 Kia Optima. The seller is selling it without the foam organizer insert that normally comes with an new oem kit. Does the foam insert provide any type of structural support for the standard trunk mat? Or is it purely just there...
  10. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    Hi guys, From about a year i’m trying to find what exactly is wistlying in my kia optima gt from 2017. After current winter i’m 100% sure it’s caused by a/c because whole that season a/c was off and the problem did not occur. From about 3-4 weeks I’m driving with a/c back again and the...
  11. DIY Projects
    Hello I recently purchased and installed the new add w1 version 3 which has two inlets and a single outlet for my 2013 Kia Optima SXL with the 2.0 turbo. Morning after the install I had a check engine light pop which came back with codes “P0106 + P0605”. I understand I do not have the correct...
  12. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Hi this is my first post but hoping somebody can give me a little bit of info. I have a 2013 Kia Optima EX. Have had some trouble with the backup camera witch I know is pretty common. I’ve replaced it with OEM twice now over the last 4 years. This time I decided against spending a couple hundred...
  13. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    i have kia optima hybrid 2012. When I mount the accelerator pedal, this arrow does not work. What could be the fault?
  14. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Hello all, my radio has no sound coming out except the beep sound. Check the radio with a new head unit, but no sound coming out as well. I guessed it's the amp that's causing the problem. I'm looking for a place or a web link to buy a used amp, please help!! this problem has been with me...
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