2016 To 2020 Kia Optima Plastic Interior Door Panel Removal & OEM Speaker Upgrade Guide

If you’d like to upgrade the OEM door speakers in your 4th generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020) Kia Optima sedan, you’ll first have to take off the plastic interior door panels. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement aftermarket speaker sizes), by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima Interior Door Panels Removal Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima Plastic Interior Door Panels Removal Guide

2016 To 2020 Kia Optima License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

If you need to change a burnt out license plate light bulb (or upgrade them both to brighter LED bulbs) in the trunk lid of your fourth generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020) Kia Optima sedan, check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima License Plate Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2016 To 2020 Kia Optima A/C Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide

If the air conditioning system in your fourth generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020) Kia Optima hasn’t been working well recently or the air coming out of the vents smells a bit musty or moldy, you probably need to clean or change the A/C cabin air filter element in the HVAC blower motor housing. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima A/C Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima Cabin Air Filter Replacement Guide

2016 To 2020 Kia Optima Vanity Mirror Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

If you need to change a burnt out vanity mirror light bulb above the sun visor of your 4th generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020) Kia Optima sedan (or upgrade them both to brighter LED units), check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part number) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima Vanity Mirror Light Bulb Replacement Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima Vanity Mirror Light Bulb Replacement Guide

2016 To 2020 Kia Optima Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

If you need to change a burnt out map light bulb in the overhead console of your fourth generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020) Kia Optima sedan (or upgrade both bulbs to brighter LED units), take a look at my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part number) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima Map Light Bulbs Replacement Guide

2016 To 2020 Kia Optima Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

After a couple of years of almost daily use, the battery inside the key fob remote control for the keyless entry system of a fourth generation (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020) Kia Optima sedan can become weak or stop working entirely. Check out my DIY tutorial for the battery change procedure (with the compatible replacement part number) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2016-2020 Kia Optima Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2016-2020 Kia Optima Key Fob Battery Replacement Guide

2018, 2019 & 2020 Ford Expedition Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide

The rear disc brake pads on a fourth generation (2018, 2019, 2020 and probably also the 2021, 2022 & 2023 model years) Ford Expedition should last up to twice as long as the front pads or any where from 60,000 miles to over 100,000 miles depending on your driving conditions. Check out my DIY tutorial for changing the rear brake pads (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2018-2020 Ford Expedition Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2018-2020 Ford Expedition Rear Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2018, 2019 & 2020 Ford Expedition Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

If you’ve been hearing a squeaking, scraping or grinding noise coming from the front end of your 4th generation (2018, 2019, 2020 and probably also the 2021, 2022 & 2023) Ford Expedition when you step on the brake pedal, you may need to change the front brake pads. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below. (The procedure should be the same or very similar for the related Lincoln Navigator SUV.)

2018-2020 Ford Expedition Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2018-2020 Ford Expedition Front Brake Pads Replacement Guide

2018, 2019 & 2020 Ford Expedition EcoBoost 3.5L Turbocharged V6 Engine Serpentine Accessory Belt Replacement Guide

If you’ve been hearing a “chirp, chirp, chirp” or squealing sound coming from the engine bay of your 4th generation (2018, 2019, 2020 and probably also the 2021, 2022 & 2023) Ford Expedition SUV, you may need to change the serpentine accessory “main drive” belt or the A/C compressor stretch belt on the front of the EcoBoost 3.5 liter twin-turbo V6 engine. Check out my DIY tutorial for the procedure (with the compatible replacement part numbers) by clicking on the text link or thumbnail image below.

2018-2020 Ford Expedition Serpentine Accessory Belt Replacement Guide

2018-2020 Ford Expedition EcoBoost 3.5L V6 Engine Serpentine Accessory Belt Replacement Guide