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  1. Would you guys happen to know where I could find simulator rims?

    Wheels, Tires and Suspension
    Love these on the new Supra and wondered if anyone knew where I could get similar ones for my car? I’ve looked everywhere but come up short. Any help would be great!
  2. 2013 Optima LX - where to tap parking lights

    DIY Projects
    Looking to rewire my fogs as drl with turn on power for relay from parking lights. Is there some where in cabin I can splice from rather than at the parking lights themselves? This way an just t-tap and I not be exposed to elements. Want from parking light circuit as don't want the fogs lit when...
  3. David @ K5 and Luxon - Credit where due!

    4TH Generation Optima (2016- )
    I'll admit, I'm cheap and I want nice things. I also want them fast...like Amazon Prime fast! It's rare to order from a company other than Amazon and expect quick deliver. ****, 99% of the companies use the cheapest shipping method and it takes forever! I ordered a Luxon Strut bar from David...
  4. Where to find 2013 kia optima rear bumper protector??

    Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Does anyone know where to find this rear bumper applique where it actually says "Optima" on it? Please & thanks!
  5. New to the forum, not new to Kia, and no where near new to modifications.

    New Member Introductions
    Hey all, Greg from Salt Lake City here. Just picked up a 2013 Optima SXL for a commuter car. Also have a 2012 Sportage in the garage. New to the Forum, but no new to car customizing. Had a 2006 Dodge Magnum on Universal Air Suspension, with custom dual 12" sub enclosure. Looking forward to...
  6. Where does this go?

    Interior and Exterior Modifications
    Does this part go on the front bumper under the fog lights? https://www.carid.com/2014-kia-optima-bumpers/replace-front-bumper-molding-79183853.html
  7. 4th gen: Where to run wire through firewall?

    Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Has anyone successfully run a wire through the 4th gen firewall? There is an entry point behind the cabin air filter but seems like it may be a PITA to access. Any ideas or suggestions please?
  8. Where to Hook tow strap???

    4TH Generation Optima (2016- )
    Purchased 2016 SXL recently. Did not see anywhere under vehicle (front or back) to hook a tow strap in the event the car needs a tug out of a snowbank or the driveway. Did plenty of google searching but haven't come up with solution yet. Any one have any ideas? Of course I just don't want to...
  9. anybody know where i can get electrical wire pins for side view mirror?

    Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    So i finally decided i should finish up the power folding mirror mod and i'm looking for an pin that i can insert in to the side view mirror connection. Kind of like the picture below? https://www.etrailer.com/static/images/pics/C/5/C56058_8_1000.jpg
  10. Where to find DMV members? DMV KATA

    United States
    If you'd like to meet local Optima owners, You can join DMV KATA(Korean Automotive Tuning Association) We have most of the NOVA members on DMV KATA. Unfortunately, people don't use forums these days. DMV KATA is closed facebook group and no one can access to your posts unless they are a...
  11. New Used 2015 Optima Owner with some questions but cannot post yet where it goes

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I just finished my used car shopping by deciding to buy an Optima rather than a Sonata which I previously bought(2012) for my daughter. I was shopping 2015s for both vehicles and decided and bought a used Optima. It is a 2015 Optima LX CPO with 27K miles which I got for just a...
  12. where to get kia coolant?

    3RD Generation Optima (2011-2015)
    I need to top off my radiator with coolant. Its a dim green color and I have no idea if thats OEM Coolant. So where can I buy antifreeze besides going to the dealer. Because of its dim green color, I don't think Ive seen this brand befor.
  13. (Pic Request) Where did you hook up your sub amp power and ground?

    Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Hi all, I'm trying to figure out the best location to hook up a sub amp power and ground on the car. I have a 2013 SX. I'm planning on putting the amp in the trunk. I'm on my second attempt at making the audio in my car sound better. My first set up was a Sundown SA-10 and a CT Sounds 750.1...
  14. Where Can I Find2.4L Performance Upgrades

    New Member Introductions
    I cant find any engine ugrades for my 2013 lx 2.4L can anyone help my ro find stuff like throttle bodies, header, low temp thermostat, intake manifolds or anything really that is not expensive like turbo's and stuff like that!! Please and Thank You!!
  15. Where is the TNS Relay on a 2009 Kia Optima

    The Service Center
    Hi Everyone, does anyone know where the TNS Relay is on a 2009 Kia Optima? I'm having a problem this my tail light, and I heard that TNS Relay is a big possibility
  16. Check Valves for Oil Catch Can - Where to get? What vendor?

    Engine and Technical Discussion
    I'm seeing many posts recommending check valves between the OCC to the Intake Manifold. I've called every fittings and plumbing business around and they have no idea where to get this item nor do they sell them. Where can I get 3/8" check valves for the Oil Catch Cans? What type? What brand?
  17. Radio scanners, Ham equipment etc. Where did you put it?

    Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Did a search and didnt see anything exactly on this topic. Just wondering if anyone out there has any of ham/scanner equipment installed in there optima, and where you put it exactly? I have some ideas in mind but I wanted to pick the minds of the users here! Thanks in advance. :)
  18. anybody know where i can get push type fastners?

    DIY Projects
    Hey guys i'm looking for the push type fastners that's used on our trunk hinge cover. I found the part number :86155-2H100 and i ordered the ones from...
  19. Hi guys new to this really don't know how or where to post?

    New Member Introductions
    Well here's my 2015 kia optima lx with 20 inch mrr cv8s let me know what you think. Thanks and Hi to everyone
  20. Where's all the central Cali peeps at??

    United States
    Just wondering How many central Cali people are on this forum? Doesn't seem like there's many of us. I'm from the Bakersfield are.
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