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Kia Optima Repair Frequencies

Results are for year ending December 31, 2017. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2015 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Optimas, 9.7 months of data per Optima, average 27500 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2014 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Optimas, 7.8 months of data per Optima, average 32900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2013 Kia Optima 23
25.5102040816% 25.5102040816% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  37 Optimas, 9.8 months of data per Optima, average 62700 miles
2012 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  21 Optimas, 10.8 months of data per Optima, average 70600 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2011 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  23 Optimas, 9.0 months of data per Optima, average 71500 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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