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2004 Kia Optima
Worst 2004 Optima engine Problems
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- alternators going bad1
- caught on fire while idleing1
- loud squeeky belts/snapping1
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling8
- NHTSA: Vehicle Speed Control4
- NHTSA: Engine2
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine1
- NHTSA: Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine: Gasoline: ...1
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