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pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
39,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replaced belts 2times still noisy (1 reports)
2004 Kia Optima engine problems

engine problem

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2004 Kia Optima Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 222007

(reported on)

Optima LX 2.4L 4cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 39,000 miles


Had car in a around 8,000 miles belts were making noise, dealer said that they tightened the belts but could not duplicate the problem. Took car home the belts snapped the next day no a/c or power steering. Replaced the belts had back in several more times they tightened the belts had in at 38,000 miles replaced belts again. Two weeks later they were making the same noise they again tightened the belts. Again today the belts are making the same annoying loud noise. The dealership says that they do not know what else to do for it.

- , Arcanum, OH, USA

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