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  1. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I’m curious if anyone else has seen or used this remote start. I’ve been looking into getting one for my 2013 Kia Optima EX. I was going to use my key premium since it’s all plug and play they are about 300$ - a member of one of the k5 optima groups I’m in on Facebook made a post that he...
  2. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I am trying to mod my 2018 Kia optima SX (first mod) and I have zero experience with moding cars. I wanted to add a new spoiler to my car but it already came with what I assumed an OEM spoiler from the manufacturer. I did some online research and could not find anyone showing or telling me how...
  3. Classified Forum
    My car's officially sold, this is whats left over! album of pics can be seen here >> Brand new items NEW Massive brand sway bar end links $190 NEW Sick speed horns $50 NEW Rear garcia bumper lip kit $140 (new) NEW Lap3...
  4. Classified Forum
    Selling my 2013 Kia Optima SX OEM LUXURY Wheels and Tires. Excellent condition. They have been in storage since I replaced them with a set of custom rims/tires. Tires are OEM Nexen CP662s size 225/45/18 and tread condition is good. Asking $600 for the set Wheels are in Crystal Lake Illinois...
  5. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Anyone know where I can order a set of the original factory carpet floor mats that come with the 2015 EX? It seems like the ones I find are for all other years except the 2015 for some reason. Will the 2014 or the 2016 ones fit? Thanks for any input...
  6. Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hi all, Looking to repair my rear-ended 2015 EX for less dollars than dealer new parts, but want to keep quiet stock exhaust. Will a 2013 SX OEM muffler system fit my 2015 EX?? Thanks! Tim
  7. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I want to install a rear spoiler on my 2015. I see that I can get one off Amazon for around $150 painted and ready to double sided tape it on! Is there a significant difference in this than the OEM? If so, what is the difference and which do you prefer? Shep
  8. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    My Right Passenger side dash speaker/tweeter blew out recently. Would anyone have their stock one left over from a recent new audio upgrade? Thanks! Mike
  9. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    I recently purchased a brand new Optima and the dealer Owes me a OEM Remote start. My sales person called with an installation date and I thought all was good. Fast Forward few days, I called the service department today to see if they can make time during the install to look at a small...
  10. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    I have a 2011 optima ex-t with infinity navigation 7 inch screen. I seen online 2012-2013 say they have HD radio, so thought I could look on eBay and pick up a 2013 radio, but normally HD radio capable stereos say HD radio with logo on back, all I see don't say it. Is it true the 2012 and...
  11. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Does anyone know what the resolution is on the OEM backup camera?
  12. Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hi all. I know we should be using OEM filters, but they are kind of a PITA to get a hold of. I've been using Mobil 1 full syn with M1 filters and I've got this noise that sounds like extra firewall slapping the exhaust manifold. It occurs between 1 and 2k RPMs Anyone know if this is the type...
  13. 4th Generation Optima (2016 - 2020)
    I wanted to take advantage of the K5 store 4th sale. I want to know what spark plugs comes standard on a 16 SX? Would the 1422 plug be an upgrade for my car?
  14. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Hi all I'm unable to find a solid answer on the forums or google. I saw a YouTube clip of someone doing it but didn't really explain how or what model Optima it was. Has anyone been able to play video via the aux in or any other way to the oem Nav unit on a 2012 Optima?
  15. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Have seen similar posts but nothing that really addresses my issue. Can it be done and what happens with the climate/ac controls? I saw a thread from a user I think called ACE who was working on a project to address this but nothing came from it. Also idatalink don't seem to have anything for...
  16. New Member Introductions
    I have a 2017 Kia Optima FE with the 2.4 L engine... there seems to be a problem using the 2016 or earlier OEM oil filters with the 2017 engine. Apparently, the part numbers 26300-35503 and 26300-35504 are not compatible with the 2017 engine?? Does anyone know the right OEM part number for...
  17. United States
    Looking for a stock hood in Maryland/NOVA area. Had an incident with ice coming off a roof. Let me know if you have one. Thanks. Jeremiah
  18. Classified Forum
    So, as I have progressed wit upgrading my Optima, I have found myself in posession of a lot of OEM parts, that are perfectly good, just not needed. Here are my eBay listings: Items for Sale Mosey on over, and see if there's something you like!
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