VIN Check Report: 5XXGN4A78CG006828
Kia Optima 2012
|Vehicle Specification||20 Record(s)|
|Accidental Record||View All Records|
|Lien Record||Records Found!|
|Theft Record||View Records|
|NHTSA Technical Service Bulletins||17 Record(s)|
|NHTSA Recalls||0 Record(s)|
|Made In||United States|
|VIN Sequential Number||006828|
Manufactured in United States (Usa) by HYUNDAI-KIA AMERICA TECHNICAL CENTER INC (HATCI)
Basic Warranty: Expired
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|Engine||2.4L L4 DOHC 16V|
|Anti Brake System||4-Wheel ABS|
|Overall Height||57.30 inches|
|Overall Length||190.70 inches|
|Overall Width||72.10 inches|
|Highway Mileage||35 miles/gallon|
|City Mileage||24 miles/gallon|
These "secret warranties," TSBs cover known problems and provide repair instructions for service technicians and accordingly are distributed to all of the manufacturer's dealerships. Generally these repairs will be free of charge only if the vehicle is still under warranty.
|05/22/2015||138000 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM||"TECH TIP: BUZZING NOISE FROM DASH SYMPTOM: BUZZING NOISE COMING FROM DASH AREA. REPAIR: OPERATE THE AIR-TEMP CONTROLS OR THE VENT AIR POSITION CONTROL SETTING. IF THE NOISE STOPS AFTER ADJUSTING THE CONTROLS, THE NOISE MAY BE CAUSED BY A|
|12/01/2011||060000 ENGINE (PWS)||KIA: THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) WILL ILLUMINATE AND THE VOLTAGE VALUE, FOR BOOST PRESSURE ACTUATOR POSITION CONTROL, NEEDS INSPECTING, BY USING GDS, ON SOME VEHICLES. MODEL 2012 OPTIMA. *PE|
|11/15/2013||355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL||SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.|
|12/19/2014||110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM||TSB: OPTIMA (QF) AND SOUL (AM) AVN AND BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2012MY OPTIMA (QF) AND SOME 2012MY SOUL (AM) VEHICLES, TO IMP|
|03/01/2011||110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM||KIA: ON SOME 2011 OPTIMA MODELS THE MALFUNCTION LIGHT MAY BE ON WITH A STORED TROUBLE CODE. PROBLEM IS WITH THE WASTEGATE ACTUATOR. *RM UPDATED 12/20/11. *PE|
|12/21/2011||061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE||KIA: SOME VEHICLES WARNING LIGHT FOR THE ENGINE MAY ILLUMINATE. VOLTAGE SHOULD BE RECORDED ON RO SHEET. USE GDS FOR LOWER MECHANICAL STOP OF BOOST PRESSURE. *PE|
|02/01/2012||103300 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)||KIA: OPTIMA DASHBOARD SHIFTER POSITION INDICATOR. *KB|
|08/01/2014||353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL||SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.|
|06/01/2013||090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER||SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.|
|10/01/2011||250000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL||KIA: SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH STABILITY CONTROL, WHILE PERFORMING A DYNAMIC TEST DRIVE DURING PDI INSPECTION, THE STABILITY CONTROL WARNING LAMP MAY ILLUMINATE. *PE|
|01/01/2014||060000 ENGINE (PWS)||KIA: THE VOLTAGE VALUE BOOST PRESSURE ACTUATOR POSITION CONTROL NEEDS INSPECTING BY USING GDS DUE TO MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ILLUMINATING. MODEL 2012 OPTIMA. *PE|
|06/25/2013||118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE||TSB: ECM UPGRADE - DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (VER.2) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO A CONTROLLER SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR ALL 2011~2012MY OPTIMA HYBRID VEHICLES.|
|06/01/2012||060000 ENGINE (PWS)||KIA: WHEN ENGINE IS AT 2000 RPM AND OPERATING TEMPERATURE, IT MAY EXPERIENCE, FROM THE BALANCE SHAFT MODULE (BSM), A WHISTLING NOISE. *PE|
|11/08/2013||071110 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP||TSB: FUEL FILLER DOOR INSPECTION AND UPGRADE PROCEDURE - This bulletin provides the procedure for inspecting and repairing a potential concern with the fuel filler door operation on some Optima (TF) vehicles, produced from September 2010 to|
|01/17/2014||110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM||TSB: SERVICE ACTION: OPTIMA (QF) EWGA INSPECTION AND ADJUSTMENT (SA119A) - On some Optima (QF) vehicles with a 2.0 T-GDI engine produced from start of production to December 13, 2011, the Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) may illuminate wit|
|08/28/2016||353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)||TSB: COMBINED TSB/SERVICE ACTION: OPTIMA (QF) AND SOUL (AM) AVN AND BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA168) - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the navigation system and base audio system software of some 2012MY Optima (QF) and s|
|09/01/2013||061320 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER||KIA: DUE TO SOME VEHICLES EXPERIENCING AN ILLUMINATION MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL), THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM NEEDS TO BE UPGRADED AND REPROGRAMMED WITH GDS DOWNLOADS TO PREVENT AND/OR CORRECT THIS SITUATION. MODELS|
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