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How much does Pontiac Optima repair and maintenance cost?

The cost depends on your car, the type of service, and where you live. Here are estimates for a selection of Pontiac Optima services.

Service Estimate Savings Dealer Estimate Location
Service type Fuel Injector Replacement for 1989 Pontiac Optima L4-1.6L Estimate $851 Savings 45.93% Dealer Estimate $1575 Location Denver, CO
Service type Water Pump Replacement for 1988 Pontiac Optima L4-1.6L Estimate $455 Savings 42.93% Dealer Estimate $799 Location Denver, CO
Service type Door Lock Actuator - Driver Side Front Replacement for 1991 Pontiac Optima L4-1.6L Estimate $263 Savings 39.38% Dealer Estimate $434 Location Denver, CO
Service type Brake Light Switch Replacement for 1989 Pontiac Optima L4-2.0L Estimate $84 Savings 28.34% Dealer Estimate $118 Location Denver, CO
Service type Axle / CV Shaft Assembly - Driver Side Front Replacement for 1991 Pontiac Optima L4-1.6L Estimate $258 Savings 41.25% Dealer Estimate $439 Location Denver, CO
Service type Intake Manifold Gaskets Replacement for 1989 Pontiac Optima L4-2.0L Estimate $421 Savings 29.92% Dealer Estimate $600 Location Denver, CO
Service type Strut Assembly - Rear Replacement for 1989 Pontiac Optima L4-1.6L Estimate $297 Savings 43.12% Dealer Estimate $522 Location Denver, CO
Service type Wheel Bearings - Driver Side Rear Replacement for 1990 Pontiac Optima L4-2.0L Estimate $262 Savings 44.58% Dealer Estimate $473 Location Denver, CO

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Answers to common Pontiac Optima questions

Q: 2007 kia optima code P0011, changed oil and filter. Safe to drive it?
Answered by John
There is only so much that I can tell from this desk. but you will probably be all right. P0011 usually indicates a problem with the variable camshaft timing device. In most cases the car will run without trouble. The...
Q: I have gray smoke coming out of my tailpipe but it's not heavy smoke and my car check engine light is orange​ my car shut off
Answered by Jay
You did not mention why the radiator was replaced but I think your engine was overheated causing the head gasket to go bad. This would cause the white smoke out of the tail pipe and an engine misfire and overheating...
Q: Car will go in gear but won't move forward or back
Answered by Spencer
Hello there, thanks for writing in. A few different faults can cause your 2002 Kia Optima to not go forward or back. The most common would be low transmission fluid (https://www.yourmechanic.com/article/how-to-check-and-add-fluid-to-an-automatic-transmission), transmission shift linkage faulty, transmission oil pump, or a...
Q: Where is the variable valve timing solenoid located on a 2007 kia optima with a 2.4l enging? I am unable to find a diagram.
Answered by Andrew
This part is normally located behind the timing cover and is mounted to the camshaft. It is possible that the timing belt will need to be removed in order to access it.

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