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
2006 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$265.13Shop/Dealer Price$323.97 - $418.79
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$828.77Shop/Dealer Price$1028.68 - $1546.36
2001 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$263.47Shop/Dealer Price$321.94 - $415.56
2007 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$842.85Shop/Dealer Price$1043.87 - $1538.81
2004 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$356.13Shop/Dealer Price$433.89 - $542.90
2006 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$620.79Shop/Dealer Price$766.13 - $1094.40
2002 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$265.55Shop/Dealer Price$324.70 - $420.00
2001 Kia OptimaV6-2.5LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$564.58Shop/Dealer Price$698.14 - $1013.52
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Parts required for a Kia Optima Water Pump Replacement

$56 to $589

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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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