i got kia optima 2003 and has 101800 KM , just now i noticed that it has oil leak, and it leaks in to air filter get soaked in oil, is that a serious problem.please let me know the best economical solution


Asked by Jun 13, 2013 at 07:32 AM about the 2003 Kia Optima LX V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i got used car kia optima 2003 engine is powerful as itis v6, transmission is very smooth,
how ever i just see that oil leaks in to air filter and its smell bad, is that a serious problem
and what is the solution for that

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

Your PCV valve might need to be replaced.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Kia Optima Questions

Kia Optima Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 890
#2 James Warner
James Warner
Reputation 360
#2 kc07kia
Reputation 360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Hyundai Sonata"
968 Great Deals out of 51,469 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord"
1,255 Great Deals out of 78,694 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Altima"
1,343 Great Deals out of 87,463 listings starting at $1,095
Used Toyota Camry"
1,587 Great Deals out of 98,372 listings starting at $895
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,148 Great Deals out of 73,044 listings starting at $695
Used Nissan Maxima"
495 Great Deals out of 24,224 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic"
1,146 Great Deals out of 59,092 listings starting at $995
Used Hyundai Elantra"
831 Great Deals out of 50,802 listings starting at $1,995
Used Mazda MAZDA6"
236 Great Deals out of 15,058 listings starting at $1,450
Used Kia Sorento"
565 Great Deals out of 35,466 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Impala"
932 Great Deals out of 35,698 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2016 Kia Optima For Sale
30 Great Deals out of 18,597 listings starting at $13,995
2015 Kia Optima For Sale
140 Great Deals out of 3,957 listings starting at $9,000
2014 Kia Optima For Sale
73 Great Deals out of 1,774 listings starting at $9,025
2013 Kia Optima For Sale
246 Great Deals out of 4,237 listings starting at $6,488
2012 Kia Optima For Sale
72 Great Deals out of 1,051 listings starting at $6,499