2013 Kia Optima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2013 Kia Optima
- Back brake issue
- Very rough downshift.
- Rough transmission down shift
- headlights are set on auto, but they come on in the daylight when sunny, but not when it is raining or getting dark; air condition indicator is staying on, and air is coming out ,even when I cut it off, tire pressure light keeps popping in and out
- My key fob suddenly stopped working. Chgd battery. Still doesn't work. Why?
2013 Kia Optima Problems
A faulty door latch assembly may cause one or both front doors to be difficult to open. Replacing the worn latch will commonly correct this problem.
A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not necessitate replacement of the complete AC compressor or evacuation and recharging of the air conditioning system.
After the vehicle has been operated with electrical loads (lights, air conditioning), a weak alternator can cause starting difficulties. In some cases, the original alternator could not sufficiently charge the battery; Kia released a new alternator which can correct this concern.
2013 Kia Optima Questions
Fob suddenly quit working. Changed battery, but still doesn't work. Is there anything I can do or will the fob have to be replaced?
2013 Kia Optima Reviews
Great car exception gas millage isn't what they say at least not on my car 2013 optima ex average is about 18-22 mpg locally. thatsback on country roads. other then that great car. drives, handles great, excellent excellaration, very fast pickup , love the standard features although my has some s on a options, stops on a dime. rides smooth. would buy another instantly, would and have recomme...