Kia Optima Hybrid: Fuel Delivery System / Fuel Tank Repair procedures

Removal
1.
Release the residual pressure in fuel line (Refer to “Release Residual Pressure in Fuel Line”).
2.
Lift the vehicle.
3.
Remove the front side cover (A) and rear side cover (B).

4.
Disconnect the fuel feed tube hose (A), leveling hose (B) and vapor hose quick-connector C).

5.
Remove rear muffler (Refer to Engine Mechanical System – “Muffler”).
6.
Disconnect the fuel pump & fuel tank pressure sensor extension connector (A).

7.
After supporting the fuel tank with a jack, remove the fuel tank band (A).

8.
Disconnect the fuel feed tube quick-connector (A).

9.
Remove the fuel tank.
Installation
1.
Install in the reverse order of removal.

Fuel tank band installation nut:
39.2 ~ 54.0 N.m (4.0 ~ 5.5 kgf.m, 28.9 ~ 39.8 lb-ft)

Repair procedures

Fuel Pressure Test 1. Release the residual pressure in fuel line (Refer to “Release Residual Pressure in Fuel Line” in this group).     When removing the fuel pump relay, a Diagnostic Trouble ...

Fuel Line Repair procedures

Removal 1. Remove the fuel tank (Refer to “Fuel Tank”) 2. Disconnect the fuel feed tube (A). 3. Disconnect the vapor hose (A). 4. Disconnect the vapor hose quick-connector (A). 5. Remove the fuel tube ...

Other information:

Kia Optima Hybrid (TF HEV) 2016-2020 Service Manual: Troubleshooting


Trouble Symptom Charts Trouble Symptom 1 Trouble Symptom 2 Trouble symptomProbable causeRemedyThe set vehicle speed varies greatly upward or downward"Surging" (repeated alternating acceleration and deceleration) occurs after settingMalfunction of the vehicle speed sensor circuitRepair the vehicle speed ...

Kia Optima Hybrid (TF HEV) 2016-2020 Service Manual: NVLD(Natural Vacuum Leakage Detection) Description and Operation


Description NVLD(Natural Vacuum Leakage Detection) is located between the canister and the fuel tank air filter. NVLD is to detect leaks equivalent to a 0.5 mm hole in the fuel tank, canister and hoses. When the engine has been running, the temperature of the fuel in the fuel tank is raised slightly. ...

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