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2005 Kia Optima - Consumer Discussions

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go over to the Kia Optima thread here on Edmunds and read the last few posts(posts 444-448 or so)for more coverage of this hot new Kia, the Optima. I didn't know that the one in the picture above and ...
2. As much as I've read about the Optima being smaller than the new Sonata, I don't see it. Without having the actual dimension specs in front of me, compare the above picture of a new Sonata to the ...
2. Kia uses the same basic engine in the Optima and the Sorento. The Optima makes more power too but there are some important differences. For one look at the final drive/axle ratio for each. The ...
After submitting e-mail inquiries I quickly received a call from a Pence salesman and made an appointment for my wife & I to test drive the two '08 Rondos along with an '09 Optima as a basis for c...
I posted the following info today on the Spectra Sedan board after finding it while doing some research on an Optima complaint I found online. It's a fairly minor recall (IMHO) as far as the number o...
* The Theta II engine used in the Optima (and other Hyundai/Kia vehicles) is NOT the same as the 2.4L Chrysler/Dodge engine, as you stated, although they share some components....
two different 5-speed ATs for use in the 2009-10 Optima and Sonata I4s, considering they used the same engine....
Kia Optima 2001-05 models, seats that adjust manually...
I bought a 2001 Optima at an auction in later summer of '03 with 89,000 miles on it. We have put 30,000 more on it and have little trouble. We have had to replace a CV boot, timing belt, serpentine ...
look at the new kia soul, the forte, and the new optima) they are decent quality. I test drove a Borrego last year, and I could not believe the difference from the Sedona to the Borrego quality wise ...
(2005 Sonata & Santa Fe - and surely the Optima), and c) a possible cooperation with Mitsubishi within DaimlerChrysler. The roots of the Terracan go back to the Mitsu-JV, and I am sure to see mor...
Kia uses Delphi on 2003-2005 Sorento. They put Infinity on Amanti and Optima....
Hi Cameronl, I have the same car in a 2005 version and agree with your daughter that it's got an image more suited to an older person. We probably value comfort and cushiness and reliability and safe...
My husband bought me a brand-new 2005 Kia Sorento for Christmas. The price was $22,115 and it had 4 miles on it. I had a Optima before this and loved it but he had an accident in it so I thought I may...
I have spent the past hour reading through this great thread. I am in the market for an Optima EX with the Premium Package(panoramic sunroof, speakers, etc). I am located in northern Florida and am ...
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