can a kia optima hybrid battery be replaced and the car still ru on its gas engine. say after the battery dies

30

Asked by ragityman May 19, 2016 at 07:52 PM about the 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

nothing wrong yet but just thinking ahead if the battery dies before the ar is
paid off or sold

4 Answers

33,905

Its warranted for 100,000 miles Its part of the EPA FEDERAL EMISSIONS system and must be retained NOT possible to eliminate or it will not be allowed on the road! Only around $2,500 plus labor and taxes, though it's more expensive in some models. VERY LOW COST compared to most Hybrids check out the Chevy Volt $30,000 battery, of course no longer made(Volt)..and others...people that bought these had not a clue!

2 people found this helpful.
30

Thank you I believe the battery is warranted to the original owner only which i am not. I've been told by the dealer that the battery cost about $5000.00 to replace. probable not correct if you see my second question do you have an answer for that ? Thank You

40

https://greentecauto.com/? make=515&model=516&year_id=639&post_ty pe=product&action=vpf-search $1350

3 people found this helpful.
40

This place has refurbished ones for $1350

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Optima Hybrid

Looking for a Used Optima Hybrid in your area?

CarGurus has 71 nationwide Optima Hybrid listings starting at $2,750.

Postal Code:

Kia Optima Hybrid Experts

  • #1
    GuruSYNHQ
    Reputation
    360
  • #2
    Ed92626
    Reputation
    110
  • #3
    Wally Pinn
    Reputation
    100
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Kia Optima
23 Great Deals out of 670 listings starting at $5,499
Used Honda Accord
46 Great Deals out of 1,816 listings starting at $100
Used Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
5 Great Deals out of 137 listings starting at $5,499
Used Nissan Altima
47 Great Deals out of 1,223 listings starting at $1,990
Used Toyota Camry
66 Great Deals out of 2,366 listings starting at $2,600
Used Hyundai Sonata
31 Great Deals out of 1,327 listings starting at $2,995
Used Kia Forte
46 Great Deals out of 2,905 listings starting at $2,195
Used Honda Civic
104 Great Deals out of 8,230 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Camry Hybrid
8 Great Deals out of 384 listings starting at $3,997
Used Hyundai Elantra
134 Great Deals out of 5,090 listings starting at $2,888
Used Ford Fusion Hybrid
19 Great Deals out of 550 listings starting at $3,500
Used Toyota Corolla
194 Great Deals out of 7,179 listings starting at $988

Used Cars for Sale

2017 Kia Optima Hybrid For Sale
5 listings starting at $17,995
2016 Kia Optima Hybrid For Sale
11 listings starting at $11,888

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.