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How hard is it to change valve cover gasket on my 2002 kia optima?

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SOURCE: 2002 kia optima 2.4

www.kiatechinfo.com Sign up for login and you can locate any and all information there.

Electrical issue to you name it.

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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Not a guarantee but try the kiatechinfo.com in the below information:

Kiatechinfo.com will get you all the information you need when working on a kia 2nd only to a chiltons or haynes manual.

For kiatechinfo.com register (its free) then select the information for your car make model engine. Then either do a search for timing belt or pick from proper items in cloumn to the left.

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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SOURCE: oil leaking out of valve cover gasket

It is a Valve Cover Gasket. You can get a new one at any Auto Parts Store. To make this repair last longer, Do not get the Cheap one, Get a Felpro Gasket and it will Quadrupel the Gasket Life. Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

Posted on Jan 30, 2009

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SOURCE: fuel filter on a kia optima

it is accessed beneath the trunk floormat, up near the base of the back seat.

Posted on Apr 12, 2009

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