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  1. The Service Center
    My brother has a 2015 Kia, turbo with a push button starter. His smart key said low battery, so he replaced the battery. It still shows low battery even with the new battery?? Any ideas?
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I have a 2011 Optima SX (black) that I just love to drive. Bought new from the dealer. Anyways like so many people have posted, the low beams have deteriorated to the point that they are unusable. And because replacement assemblies are so costly, I purchased Cree LED fog lights...
  3. New Member Introductions
    i buy kia 2015 optima lx the problem is driver side has light D1 WITH day light but passer side has H7 no day light now i but this single beam on the passer side i connect works but driver side total different ??
  4. Engine and Technical Discussion
    NEVERMIND i got my questions answered.... Hey everyone, So my car is leaking fuel in the engine bay. Took my car in to the dealer and the guy that was helping me didn't seem very intelligent in what he was talking about. First he gave me an update saying that it was my low pressure fuel line...
  5. New Member Introductions
    I have a 2015 Optima. Both low beams went out within a week of each other. I replaced them last night, but they are both out again today. The high beams work fine. Help please! Where do I begin to look other than fuses?
  6. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Does anyone here know *officially* approximately how much fuel is (supposed to be) remaining once the low fuel light/warning comes on? I ask because IMHO I think Kia programmed it to be a bit conservative as to how much fuel is remaining once the warning appears--in my case, the low fuel light...
  7. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Hi Guys, My driver side bulb is out and I'm trying to get it replaced. The housing cover is stuck and won't open. I've unscrewed the White reservoir and put it to the side but for the life of me I can't open the cover. I've read somewhere that there is a screw somewhere underneath but can't...
  8. New Member Introductions
    Low Beam HID troubles, yes I joined for a frustrating mechanical issue. HOW DO YOU GET THIS DAMNED THING OFF!!! I do hope to learn what mods are best, save some cash along the way and maybe not blow the motor choosing a foolish path. Howdy from Texas!!
  9. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I have a 2013 sx optima and bought some LED bulbs from the K5 store recently. I went to go start the replacement of them but had issues removing the dust cover. Just to make sure that I wasn't turning it the wrong way, I tried both ways and still nothing. I was able to remove the high beam...
  10. The Service Center
    Any help would be great. A few weeks back my low-beams became very dim, both at the same time. I have the HID headlights. I ordered new bulbs off Amazon, but after thinking about it, I don't think it's the bulbs that were bad since it happened to both at the exact same time. Any info on...
  11. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Hey guys, I'm looking for a 600K white LED bulb kit for my 2013 optima EX. I normally can find plug and play LED bulbs for around $40 online but for some reason I can't find any for the optima, does anyone know of some that are less than $100?
  12. New Member Introductions
    Can anyone help me? I just install 20 inch rims on my 2015 Ex. I had new senors install and after driving about 1day the low pressure light came on. The tires have right amount of air. Can anyone tell me what I need to do. Rimtyme said I should have driven for 15-20 min over 20 mph and it would...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I just purchased a 2013 Optima SXL and thoroughly enjoy enjoy spending time in the drivers seat. Am having issues with dim low beam xenon d1s. I have replaced the bulbs and ballasts but they are still dim. If anyone has any thoughts, please drop me a message.
  14. K5OS - LED & HID Lighting
    Is excited to present to the Optima forums: K5 Optima Store - RGB LED Color Changing Headlight or Fog Light Kit (BUY NOW) Description: These brand NEW high powered COB LED headlight low beam & fog light kits with built-in color changing RGB LED Demon Eyes, are designed to outperform your...
  15. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    2015 Optima EX, Just got a new android Huawei Honor 8, BT paired just fine but the voice volume is VERY low when I make/receive calls handsfree. Have tried disconnecting and re-pairing the BT connection, same problem. Weird thing, the incoming RING is very loud, when I accept the call and...
  16. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    2015 Optima EX, Just got a new android Huawei Honor 8, BT paired just fine but the voice volume is VERY low when I make/receive calls handsfree. Have tried disconnecting and re-pairing the BT connection, same problem. Weird thing, the incoming RING is very loud, when I accept the call and start...
  17. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I was thinking about replacing my 2015 Optima Lx with another one after the 5 years/60k miles bumper to bumper warranty runs out. I only drive it about 4K miles per year. It looks like a good move, assuming the trade-in is about $10K, which is about 50% of the original cost. On the...
  18. K5OS - Suspension
    Is excited to present another great product 2011-2020 Kia Optima BC Racing BR Coilovers (BUY NOW) FREE SHIPPING WITHIN THE CONTINENTAL US Description: BC Racing has come through to present their premium line of coilovers for Kia and Hyundai vehicles. The BC Racing BR series coilovers are...
  19. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Hi guys, trying to replace the low beam bulbs on my 2014 optima LX, but what is the right bulb size? I remember seeing a discussion where people mentioned that there might be two different sizes for the 2014 lx. Is it a H11B? Any info is greatly appreciated!
  20. The Service Center
    2013 Kia Optima SXL 2nd Owner 69k miles on the odometer / out of warranty. Out of the blue I lost power while driving, then the check engine light came on which kicked out the code "P0087 DTC - Fuel Rail/System Pressure Too Low". Now this might be incorrect, but I'm assuming since the car...
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