Water Pump Replacement Estimate for Kia Optima

Kia Optima Water Pump Replacement costs $459 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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YourMechanic Price
$209 to $920
Labor: $126 -$304
Parts: $83 -$616
Average Dealer price
$334 to 1586
Average Shop price
$254 to 1087
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2009 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$854.38Shop/Dealer Price$1058.14 - $1561.61
2010 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$256.48Shop/Dealer Price$315.36 - $432.92
2008 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$256.48Shop/Dealer Price$315.28 - $432.78
2007 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$842.85Shop/Dealer Price$1043.87 - $1538.81
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.4L HybridService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$323.51Shop/Dealer Price$396.96 - $535.59
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$841.09Shop/Dealer Price$1043.90 - $1570.69
2004 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$573.59Shop/Dealer Price$709.46 - $1031.64
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$320.76Shop/Dealer Price$393.66 - $530.33
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Parts required for a Kia Optima Water Pump Replacement

$56 to $589

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Trung
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Trung was right on time and completed the job in a breeze. He was knowledgeable and friendly. Would definitely recommend.
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Luis
12 years of experience
He was professional and courteous but I have to jump my car off every time I want to go somewhere. The lights and everything comes on fine so I think something from the battery may not be connected to the starter properly. I say this because a friend had a similar problem. Now I have to call again. Thankfully I am off but its a Sunday so I don't know if I will be able to get anyone.
2004 KIA OPTIMA - CAR STARTER REPAIR
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Terrell
36 years of experience
Now, my car can accelerate without any vibration. Thanks, Terry.
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All about Water Pump Replacement

The water pump, a container made of aluminum or iron, is part of the cooling system. It contains an impeller (looks like a fan) that circulates water and coolant throughout the cooling system, keeping the engine from overheating. It is located in the engine compartment. For the water pump to work, it needs to turn. This is accomplished either by the drive belt or timing belt/chain. If the water pump is not working, the coolant will not circulate through the cooling system causing the engine to overheat and get severe damages.

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