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Just my first thought. I would think the transmission might be slipping. Another thought if it has been setting a while wonder if you have brakes or emergency brake sticking. If they were sticking all the time you would be able to smell them. Maybe just sticking and release when the car gets moving. I know if transmission fluid is low it will cause them to slip also.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCJhHPsojwY
I will say I have never had a kia and the vehicle I know of say the transmission oil should be at a certain temperature to check level under the car on sealed transmission..(because oil expands at higher temparature.) The way I have seen you have to add fluid under the car also. So Kia is somewhat different.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YSW32LNK__0

2016 Kia Optima | Answered on Oct 21, 2019


You probably have a wheel, suspension or tie rod problem in the front end - you need to have it checked immediately by a shop.

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Aug 22, 2019


Back side of the engine there is a aluminum cover with 2 10mm bolts holding in place under the cover is the crank sensor held in by another 10mm bolt. Remove bolt and remove sensor connector is on a bracket near the thermostat housing

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Aug 18, 2019


Check out this forum from Kia that talks about sun roof problems.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxdLI_siYts

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Mar 16, 2019


with the control buttons either on the door panel or the dash

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Feb 26, 2019


This info should be in your owners manual.
The 4 speed trans shows a total fill of 8 quarts and the 5 speed shows a total fill of 10 quarts. Just changing the filter should be half that amount for each transmission.
There are trans fluids for multi-brands of import cars, Dextron may also work.
Again, check your owners manual or look on the dipstick.

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Feb 04, 2019


Go to
www.reliable-store.com
you will get all info and solutions there definitely

Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Jan 22, 2019


Hope this is what you was looking for need more help please just ask thank you.
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Kia Optima Cars... | Answered on Nov 17, 2018

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