Kia Optima Hybrid: Rear Suspension System / Trailing Arm Repair procedures

Replacement
1.
Remove the rear wheel & tire.

Tightening torque:
88.3 ~ 107.9N.m (9.0 ~ 11.0kgf.m, 65.1 ~ 79.6lb-ft)

   
Be careful not to damage the hub bolts when removing the rear wheel & tire.
2.
Loosen the bolt & nut and then remove the rear upper arm (A) from the rear axle.

Tightening torque:
137.3 ~ 156.9N.m(14.0 ~ 16.0kgf.m, 101.3 ~ 115.7lb-ft)

3.
Loosen the bolt and then remove the rear caliper (A).

Tightening torque:
49.0 ~ 58.8N.m (5.0 ~ 6.0kgf.m, 36.2 ~ 43.4lb-ft)

4.
Loosen the screw and then remove the rear disc (A).

5.
Disconnect the parking brake cable (A) from the rear brake assembly.
(Refer to BR group - "Parking brake system)

6.
Loosen the parking brake cable bracket bolt (A) & height sensor bracket bolt (B).

7.
Loosen the mounting bolt and then remove the trailing arm (A) from the rear axle.

Tightening torque:
44.1 ~ 53.9N.m(4.5 ~ 5.5kgf.m, 32.5 ~ 39.8lb-ft)

8.
Loosen the mounting bolt and then remove the trailing arm (A) from the frame.

Tightening torque:
98.1 ~ 117.7N.m(10.0 ~ 12.0kgf.m, 72.3 ~ 86.8lb-ft)

9.
Installation is the reverse of removal.
Rear Assist Arm Repair procedures

Replacement 1. Remove the rear wheel & tire. Tightening torque: 88.3 ~ 107.9 N.m(9.0 ~ 11.0kgf.m, 65.1 ~ 79.6lb-ft)     Be careful not to damage the hub bolts when removing the rear wheel ...

Rear Cross Member Repair procedures

Replacement 1. Remove the rear wheel & tire. Tightening torque: 88.3 ~ 107.9N.m(9.0 ~ 11.0kgf.m, 65.1 ~ 79.6lb-ft)     Be careful not to damage the hub bolts when removing the rear wheel ...

Other information:

Kia Optima Hybrid (TF HEV) 2016-2020 Service Manual: Front Door Components and Components Location


Components 1. Front door trim2. Front door quadrant inner cover3. Front door belt inside weatherstrip4. Front door module5. Front door panel6. Front door side impact pad7. Front door belt outer weatherstrip8. Front door upper opening weatherstrip9. Front door frame moulding10. Front door window glass ...

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


Specifications ItemSpecificationFront disc brakeTypeVentilated discDisc O.D.O 300 mm (11.81 in)Disc thickness28 mm (1.10 in)Caliper pistonSingleCylinder I.D.O 60 mm (2.36 in)Rear disc brakeTypeSolid discDisc O.D.O  284 mm (11.18 in)Disc thickness10 mm (0.39 in)Caliper pistonSingleCylinder I.D.O ...

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