Brake Pad Replacement Estimate for Kia Optima

Kia Optima Brake Pad Replacement costs $144 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$134 to $171
Labor: $70 -$96
Parts: $64 -$75
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$221 to 261
Average Shop price
$163 to 193
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$145.61Shop/Dealer Price$179.03 - $246.62
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$148.03Shop/Dealer Price$182.12 - $251.58
2002 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$141.66Shop/Dealer Price$174.12 - $238.77
2009 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$148.05Shop/Dealer Price$182.12 - $251.58
2002 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$139.14Shop/Dealer Price$170.96 - $233.71
2001 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$143.01Shop/Dealer Price$175.78 - $241.42
2010 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$139.46Shop/Dealer Price$171.43 - $234.48
2010 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$148.05Shop/Dealer Price$182.14 - $251.62
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Stefan
12 years of experience
He was very professional and I would definitely contact him again for any type of repairs if needed.
2012 KIA FORTE - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (REAR)
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Joe
38 years of experience
Joe was great to work with. Showed up at my workplace and replaced my front brake pads. I also had a concern about wheel alignment and he checked that out for me on the spot. He was running late because of a previous appt, but he called ahead of time and let me know exactly when to expect him. Friendly and professional!
2012 KIA SOUL - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
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2003 KIA OPTIMA - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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All about Brake Pad Replacement

Depending on your car’s brake system, it may use between 4 to 8 brake pads. When you step on the brake pedal, the master cylinder sends fluid under pressure to the brake calipers (which hold the brake pads). The caliper presses the brake pad against the brake rotor, causing friction that slows down the car. During normal usage of the brakes, brake pads wear out and become thinner. If the thickness of brake pads is less than 3mm, it is time to change the pads. Depending on where you drive (city driving tends to wear pads out quicker) brake pads usually last between 30,000 to 35,000 miles. Some vehicles (e.g., BMWs) are equipped with a low-pad-warning system. In these vehicles, you will also need to replace the brake sensors as part of the brake pad service.

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