Kia Optima Hybrid: Tires/Wheels / Wheel Repair procedures

Hub nut tightening sequence
Tighten the hub nuts as follows.

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

   
When using an impact gun, final tightening torque should be checked using a torque wrench.
Run out inspection
1.
Jack up the vehicle.
2.
Measure the wheel Run-out by using a dial indicator as illustration below.
Run-out
Aluminum
Steel
Radial mm(in.)
Below 0.3(0.012)
Below 1.4(0.055)
Lateral mm(in.)
Below 0.3(0.012)
Below 0.9(0.035)

3.
If measured value exceeds the standard value, replace the wheel.

Tire Repair procedures

Tire wear 1. Measure the tread depth of the tires. Tread depth [limit] : 1.6 mm (0.063 in.) 2. If the remaining tread depth (A) is less than the limit, replace the tire.     When the tread depth ...

Alignment Repair procedures

Front wheel alignment     When using a commercially available computerized wheel alignment equipment to inspect the front wheel alignment, always position the vehicle on a level surface with ...

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


Special Service Tools Tools Name / NumberIllustrationDescription Engine support fixture 09200-3N000Removal and installation of the transaxle(? Permit operating with 09200-38001)Oil seal installerA: 09452-26100 (Installer)B: 09231-H1100 (Handle)Inhibitor switch guide pin09480-A3800 Personal Protective ...

Kia Optima Hybrid (TF HEV) 2016-2020 Service Manual: Transaxle Oil Temperature Sensor Description and Operation


Description Transaxle oil temperature sensor monitors the automatic transaxle fluid''s temperature and conveys the readings to TCM. It is an NTC (Negative Thermal Coefficient) sensor whose resistance has an inversely proportional relationship with the temperature level. Data produced by this sensor is ...

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