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Best in Class by Fred on 08/28/2011. Trim: 2008 Kia Optima EX, Owned 2 years.
Pros: Unbelievable luxury at a economy price.
Overall review: Best car for the money I have ever owned, and I own a BMW also.
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Honda & Toyota take a back seat ...... by Rochester NY on 10/02/2009. Trim: 2008 Kia Optima LX, Owned 1 year.
Pros: Everything, especially the 35mpg average highway gas consumption, but 27-28 in town driving is nice too!
Cons: Absolutely NOTHING.
Overall review: Pervious owner of 5 Toyota Camry's - All around, the Optima has shown better qualities for the 18 months we've owned it. Dealer/Service experience & satisfaction also better than the local Toyota franchaise(s).
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Nice mid-size sedan by Jerry from Iowa on 07/24/2008. Trim: 2008 Kia Optima EX, Owned less than 1 year.
Pros: Comes nicely equiped. Good sound system. Rides and handles very well. Short turning radius. Satisfactory mileage. 4 cyl. engine is agile and gets up to highway speeds quickly. Transmission includes a sport shifting mode. Large trunk with rear seat pass-through capability. Impressive seat and leg room. Exterior and interior finish is excellent. 100,000 mile warrenty and 5 year roadside assistance package.
Cons: Front seat console arm rest is too small and placed too far back to be useful. Driver's seat needs more lateral support. No ABS brakes.
Overall review: If you are looking for a well equiped and inexpensive mid-size sedan you owe it to yourself to check out the Kia Optima.
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engine trouble. by alex beaverton on 01/19/2014. Trim: 2008 Kia Optima LX, Owned 2 years.
Pros: Nice style. Comfy car. Ran decent until engine went out.
Cons: 2008 optima Engine block went out at 86460. Warranty does not extend to New owner. Bought used car at dealership and was not given or explained warranty.
Overall review: Kiss overall are decent cars. I will.never buy a KIA ever again. Don't trust them. Buy elsewhere
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Great Car! by Lynn on 01/06/2011. Trim: 2008 Kia Optima LX V6, Owned 2 years.
Pros: This is my second Optima and I love it more than the first one. It is very dependable. Other than the regularly scheduled maintenance the most money I had to put in the last one was about 500.00 for new tires. As long as to take care of this car it will take care of you!
Overall review: Great Car
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