TSB List for the 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid

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STEERING

  • TSB #TSBCHA084_R2

    NHTSA ID #10162044

    • Date Announced: JUNE 21 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: REPLACEMENT OF C-MDPS MOTOR, ECU AND/OR STEERING COLUMN HOUSING - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding the partial repair of the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDP

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STEERING:COLUMN

  • TSB #TSBCHA084_R2

    NHTSA ID #10162044

    • Date Announced: JUNE 21 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: REPLACEMENT OF C-MDPS MOTOR, ECU AND/OR STEERING COLUMN HOUSING - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding the partial repair of the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDP

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #TSBCHA098_R1

    NHTSA ID #10164294

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 28 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSBCHA098_R1: IBAU SYSTEM REPAIR FOR NOISE AND AIR BLEEDING - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides the repair procedure for the Integrated Brake Actuation Unit (iBAU) system on some 2014-2

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #TSBENG178_R3

    NHTSA ID #10163454

    • Date Announced: JULY 11 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC18) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information related to extracting ⿿in use performance tracking⿝ emi

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  • TSB #TSBENG178_R2

    NHTSA ID #10159245

    • Date Announced: APRIL 16 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC18) - This bulletin provides information related to extracting "in use performance tracking" emissions data from the Engine Control Unit (ECU) of certain vehicles sold in C

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  • TSB #PS539

    NHTSA ID #10133170

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - ENGINE COMPONENT RE-USE GUIDELINES - In general, parts and components removed during engine repairs should be considered serviceable, and should be thoroughly cleaned and transferred to the new engine.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #TSBENG178_R1

    NHTSA ID #10136500

    • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC18) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information related to extracting ?in use performance tracking? emissions da

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #TSBENG178

    NHTSA ID #10128583

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 23 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC18) - This bulletin provides information related to extracting ?in use performance tracking? emissions data from the Engine Control Unit (ECU) of certain vehicles sold in

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #TSBENG083_R1

    NHTSA ID #10152915

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 18 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SPECIAL SERVICE INFORMATION & SPECIFICATIONS FOR GDI HIGH PRESSURE FUEL SYSTEM - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information relating to all Kia vehicles equipped with Gasoline

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

  • TSB #TSBTRA047_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130104

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - DRIVESHAFT SERVICEABILITY - This bulletin has been revised most recently to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding axle shaft serviceability for Kia vehicles equipped with a six-speed automatic tr

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #TSBELE163

    NHTSA ID #10160618

    • Date Announced: MAY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: PARASITIC DRAW INSPECTION AND REAR DOOR LATCH REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to inspect for a parasitic draw and, if necessary, replace one or both rear door latches on some of the following vehicles which may exper

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  • TSB #PS587

    NHTSA ID #10152909

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 18 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: P/HEV NO START ? SHIFT BEFORE READY - This Pitstop provides information regarding possible customer complaint of intermittent ?No-Start?.

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  • TSB #PS581

    NHTSA ID #10151897

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: HYBRID HV BATTERY SOC GAUGE (PS581) - This Pitstop provides information regarding the State of Charge (SOC) gauge on all Kia Hybrid P/HEV) vehicles. Normal operation of the HEV SOC gauge is between 40-60%. This is to allow for rege

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  • TSB #PS522

    NHTSA ID #10123320

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - ECO-COASTING (ECOASTING) & ECO-DAS (DRIVING ASSISTANT SYSTEM) OVERVIEW ? CUSTOMER TIP - This Pitstop provides information regarding Eco-Coasting Guide (eCoasting) and Eco-Driving Assistant System (DAS) found on 2017-18MY Niro (DE

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  • TSB #PS520

    NHTSA ID #10123319

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - HYBRID POWER CONTROL UNIT 30A DC FUSE - The 2017MY~ Optima Hybrid (JF HEV), Optima Plug-in Hybrid (JF PHEV), and Niro (DE HEV) vehicles are equipped with a replaceable 30A fuse for the eCompressor. This fuse is easily accessible u

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK

  • TSB #TSBELE163

    NHTSA ID #10160618

    • Date Announced: MAY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: PARASITIC DRAW INSPECTION AND REAR DOOR LATCH REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to inspect for a parasitic draw and, if necessary, replace one or both rear door latches on some of the following vehicles which may exper

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INTEGRATED TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL

  • TSB #TSBCHA098

    NHTSA ID #10164365

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSBCHA098: IBAU SYSTEM REPAIR GUIDE FOR NOISE AND AIR BLEEDING - This bulletin provides the repair guide for the Integrated Brake Actuation Unit (iBAU) system on some 2014-2019MY Kia EV/Hybrid/Plug-In Hybrid vehicles listed (see table), whi

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

  • TSB #TSBELE163

    NHTSA ID #10160618

    • Date Announced: MAY 17 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: PARASITIC DRAW INSPECTION AND REAR DOOR LATCH REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to inspect for a parasitic draw and, if necessary, replace one or both rear door latches on some of the following vehicles which may exper

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #PS564

    NHTSA ID #10141384

    • Date Announced: MAY 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - CLOCK CONCERNS ON UVO eSERVICES (UVO 3.0) - This Pitstop contains information regarding possible concerns with the clock on UVO eServices (UVO 3.0) head units installed on 2017-2018MY vehicles.

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