9.8

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
475 miles

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problem #2

Jun 012017

Optima 4-cyl

  • 500 miles
The contact owns a 2017 Kia Optima. The contact stated that the vehicle did not function when the accelerator pedal was depressed. The contact stated that the vehicle took multiple attempts to be operated normally. The failure occurred without warning. The contact stated that the failure recurred on several occasions. Lupient Kia of brooklyn park (7911 lakeland ave N, brooklyn park, mn) was contacted, but the cause of the failure could not be diagnosed or replicated. The manufacturer was notified of the failure and did not assist. The failure mileage was approximately 500.

- Minneapolis, MN, USA

problem #1

Jun 242017

Optima

  • 450 miles
The contact owns a 2017 Kia Optima. While driving approximately 65 mph, the contact attempted to change lanes, but the vehicle did not accelerate. It took approximately four seconds for the vehicle to respond. The contact also stated that the failure occurred five other times. The vehicle was taken to the dealer (lupient imports Inc. In brooklyn park, Minnesota), but the failure could not be duplicated. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The vehicle was not repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 450.

- Minneapolis, MN, USA