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  1. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    I almost don't care about handling.....if the new tires reduce noise in the car by at least 15 or 20 percent. The tires on it NOW are seemingly major contributors to cabin noise, and it's driving us crazy. Anybody here ever put General Alti-max's on? Any other "quiet contenders" in an all-season?
  2. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Hey guys, I'm looking for some speaker recommendation for my 12 EX 2.4L without the infinity audio. I still have stock headunit and I'm just looking to get better quality and louder speakers, but not crazy vibrate the windows type. I know nothing about speakers... so could you please recommend...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Just like the title says, any recommendations on upgrading stock 16 Optima LX?
  4. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    hi guys,i can do simple stuff but this job is not for me. anyone living in the Toronto area have a recommendations for a place i can get my ARC lowering springs installed and then alignment done? i was going to try RPM automotive in Vaughn but looks like they have shut thier doors and closed...
  5. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    so i have the 2.4 ex and i've replaced the pads few months ago. The rotors looked ok, not great but ok so i didn't replace them but now they're vibrating when i brake... SO, i've decided to just replace the rotors front and back and also put new pads on. I'm used to using HAWK pads but i've also...
  6. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
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  7. The Detailing Corner
    I've heard that drill-driven buffers leave swirl marks on your finish, is this still true with newer technology buffer bonnets? Any recommendations for a particular brand of buffer bonnet/bonnet holder kits for use on a cordless electric drill? I'm all about taking advantage of technology, but I...
  8. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    I'm looking to upgrade my stereo by years end but I'm having trouble finding what I want. I have the base '14 LX so I don't have anything fancy already. I want it to be a touchscreen as well as the ability to keep the steering wheel controls, USB and Aux port functionality, and I want the unit...
  9. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    My ebony black 2015 EX is 5 days old, the waterspots are driving me crazy, any recommendations on what I should use for the first wax job?
  10. Hybrids
    Hey guys. Looking for decent tires with the best LRR rating. Any recommendations as to which ones? Lower the $.... The better of course.
  11. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    I just finished installing my Infinity Reference speakers and it sounds 1000x better already but now I have the bug... The speakers say 60W RMS 180 watt max and are 2 ohm Is it safe to run something like this? JL Audio JX360/4 (JX3604) 360W RMS 4-Channel Class A/B JX Series Car Amplifier at...
  12. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    Hey all, Im finally going to pick up some tires for my 20x8.5 wheels et 35..... Going to run a 225/35/20 Tire. I'm thinking Nitto nt555 but there are two options on Amazon. Does anybody know the difference between the two? nt555 EXT -...
  13. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    so i've hit a bit over 50k miles in 2.5years and i think my pad/rotors are slightly starting to go bad. they don't grab as hard as they used to and i can feel a slight vibration when i brake (around 30-40mph).I'm looking into replacements but anybody have any recommendations? It doesn't look...
  14. The Service Center
    My check light came on over the weekend (manual says it's related to emissions, checked the gas cap); can anyone recommend any non-dealership Kia mechanic around Lancaster, PA? 2008 LX with 69K miles
  15. Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    I've been looking into BLOX. Hoping to find something with good quality for a decent price. Thanks in advance. Sent from Free App
  16. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I have bought two preprinted bumpers last year for my friends ford fusion, and a Nissan murano, installed them both and they both looked GREAT! I bought them from ebay and they were very reasonable. However last year, a snow plow clipped me and tore my bumper. Im looking to do the same, however...
  17. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I am looking for some recommendations on tint shops in SoCal. I live in North San Diego county but would not have a problem driving to San Diego, OC or IE for the right shop or deal. I have called a few places in San Diego and some of the prices seem high compared to what I have read. Getting...
  18. Engine and Technical Discussion
    I have a 2013 SX with the entire Nameless Performance product line installed(Intake, BOV, Intercooler, Downpipe, Midpipe, Motor Mounts, Strut Bar, and Sticker!) I have nothing else done to the car and would like some recommendations on what to do next. With all these mods would anyone recommend...
  19. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    Can anyone recommend a battery/alternator tester and battery charger? I found my car unable to start this morning, and it would have been nice to know it was on its way out. I had no way to even tell it was the battery since it wouldn't even begin to start. The car isn't smart enough to tell me...
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