KIA Optima Maintenance

A KIA Optima will cost about $5,937 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service, which beats the industry average for popular sedan models by $907. There is also a 17.53% chance that an Optima will require a major repair during that time. This is 3.97% better than similar vehicles in this segment.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

KIA Optima Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 1.81% $213
2 3.00% $245
3 3.37% $304
4 5.94% $394
5 8.52% $453
6 9.58% $573
7 10.33% $792
8 13.36% $896
9 14.76% $965
10 17.53% $1,102
11 27.16% $1,132
12 33.79% $1,297

KIA Optima Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
3,000 Change Oil and Filter
5,000 Change Oil and Filter
7,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
10,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
15,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
20,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
22,500 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
25,000 Change Oil and Filter
30,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter
35,000 Change Oil and Filter
37,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
40,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
45,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter
50,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
52,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
55,000 Change Oil and Filter
60,000 Rotate Tires, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Valve Clearance Adjustment, Change Oil and Filter
65,000 Change Oil and Filter
67,500 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
70,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
75,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter
80,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
82,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
85,000 Change Oil and Filter
87,000 Cooling System Flush
90,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter
95,000 Change Oil and Filter
97,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
100,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter
105,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
110,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
111,000 Cooling System Flush
112,500 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
115,000 Change Oil and Filter
120,000 Rotate Tires, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Valve Clearance Adjustment, Change Oil and Filter
125,000 Change Oil and Filter
127,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
130,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
135,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter
140,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
142,500 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Clean Throttle Body
145,000 Change Oil and Filter
150,000 Rotate Tires, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter

About Our Maintenance Data and "Major Repairs"

We consider anything that exceeds $500, including parts and labor, to be a "Major Repair".

We aggregate and analyze millions of automotive data points from a variety of sources, including some of the industry's leading data providers. The maintenance tables, charts and resulting rankings are conducted on a semi-annual basis, with our most recent update published in September 2020.

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