Why does the EPB and auto hold light keep coming on my 2013 optima

Asked by Jan 15, 2013 at 09:26 PM about the 2013 Kia Optima SXL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

1,015

This is a new car. First check the manual for an answer. Next call the dealer you bought it from & ask for the saleman who sold it to you. Ask the sale person the same questions, If you can't get an answer, take the car back to the dealer & let them figure it out.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
3,330

epb stands for eletronic parking brake and the auto hold feature is for holding the car stopped on a hill so you dont have to keep your foot on the brake.both lights come on because the auto hold feature is turned on on the vehicle. there should be a switch somewhere to the left of the steering wheel on the dash to turn this off if you like

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Car won't start after a month 19 answers

    Hello! Please help. My car won't start. It's a KIA Optima 2013, the last time I drove it was in May, and I parked it in a garage for the summer since I had left the States. I came back in August, turn...

    2013 Kia Optima LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Any ideas on why RPM need would bounce and check engine light come on for a few seconds? 8 answers

    RPM needle drops down to 0, bounces and then goes back to normal while going 50-70mph. When the needle goes back, the check engine light comes and then turns off a couple seconds later. I can feel a s...

    2005 Kia Optima

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • TPL IS USELESS!!! 1 answer

    2013 optima sx turbo!! So I have all the friggin bells and whistles right....but yet I have a tire pressure light that comes on without telling me which tire is low!!! And I had to find out hard way...

    2013 Kia Optima SX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Where is the key hole for the Kia Optima 2013 1 answer

    Where is the key hole for a 2013 optima

    2013 Kia Optima LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • KIA Optima Gas Odor 2 answers

    I have a 2013 KIA Optima and I continually get a smell of gas odor coming through the vents. One day the odor was so strong it felt like I was sitting at a gas station.

    2013 Kia Optima EX

    -

    General

Search Kia Optima Questions

Kia Optima Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 900
#2 kc07kia
kc07kia
Reputation 380
#3 James Warner
James Warner
Reputation 360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Hyundai Sonata
934 Great Deals out of 49,580 listings starting at $700
Used Honda Accord
1,165 Great Deals out of 77,424 listings starting at $969
Used Nissan Altima
1,090 Great Deals out of 85,225 listings starting at $695
Used Toyota Camry
1,439 Great Deals out of 99,763 listings starting at $700
Used Ford Fusion
1,205 Great Deals out of 72,359 listings starting at $1,295
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,094 Great Deals out of 78,490 listings starting at $2,495
Used Nissan Maxima
402 Great Deals out of 25,046 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic
1,124 Great Deals out of 64,640 listings starting at $1,195
Used Dodge Charger
539 Great Deals out of 28,641 listings starting at $2,275
Used Hyundai Elantra
884 Great Deals out of 52,797 listings starting at $1,799
Used Kia Sorento
567 Great Deals out of 33,502 listings starting at $1,999
Used Mazda MAZDA6
204 Great Deals out of 14,145 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Forte
242 Great Deals out of 16,007 listings starting at $3,499
Used Chevrolet Impala
919 Great Deals out of 36,145 listings starting at $1,800
Used Kia Optima Hybrid
31 Great Deals out of 2,573 listings starting at $7,753

Used Cars For Sale

2013 Kia Optima SXL For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 216 listings starting at $12,456