Recalls for KIA

2019 KIA SEDONA - SEAT BELTS: REAR:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
04/19/2019 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Sedona vehicles equipped with an 8-passenger seat arrangement. The seat belt buckle for the second-row middle seat may have been improperly installed on the wrong side of the seat, preventing the proper use of the 3-point seat belt. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    19V207000
2018 KIA SEDONA - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
02/28/2019 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Sedona vehicles equipped with manually-adjusted front passenger seats. Over time, the Occupant Detection System (ODS) wiring harness located underneath the front passenger seat may break from the seat being occupied.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    19V109000
2012 KIA SPORTAGE - ENGINE
02/28/2019 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2012 Kia Sportage vehicles. The engine oil pan may leak and, if not addressed, the loss of oil may result in engine damage.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    19V101000
2016 KIA SOUL - ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
02/28/2019 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2012-2016 Kia Soul vehicles equipped with 1.6L Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engines. High exhaust gas temperatures may damage the catalytic converter, possibly resulting in abnormal engine combustion and damage to one or more of the engine's pistons and possible piston connecting rod failure.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    19V120000
2018 KIA SPORTAGE - ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
02/13/2019 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Optima, 2012-2017 Sorento and 2011-2018 Sportage vehicles that previously received an engine replacement under recall number 17V-224, warranty, or the Knock Sensor Detection System (KSDS) Product Improvement Campaign. The high pressure fuel pipe that connects to the fuel pump outlet may have been damaged, misaligned or improperly torqued during the engine replacement procedure, possibly causing a fuel leak.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V907000
2019 KIA FORTE - EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
11/17/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Kia Forte vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The headlights may not have been manufactured with the correct low beam aiming. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V771000
2018 KIA STINGER - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
11/06/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2018 Kia Stinger vehicles. The front wiring harness located in the engine and passenger compartment may get damaged from contacting a burr on the left fender body panel.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V754000
2018 KIA NIRO - HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM
10/06/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Kia Niro hybrid electric vehicles. The Main Relay within the Power Relay Assembly (PRA) may have inadequate connections between its contacts, causing increased electrical resistance.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V666000
2018 KIA SORENTO - STEERING:COLUMN | STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
10/06/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2018 Kia Sorento vehicles. The cowl crossbar that connects to the Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) steering column may be improperly welded, allowing the steering column to separate.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V656000
2013 KIA FORTE - AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE
06/08/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2010-2013 Kia Forte, Forte Koup, 2011-2013 Kia Optima and 2011-2012 Kia Optima Hybrid and Sedona vehicles. In the event of a crash, the air bag control unit (ACU) may short circuit, preventing the frontal air bags and seat belt pretensioners from deploying.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V363000
2018 KIA SEDONA - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
06/02/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Kia Sedona vehicles equipped with a power sliding door (PSD). The PSD may not auto-reverse when its closing is obstructed.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V338000
2017 KIA NIRO - HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM
05/10/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017 Kia Niro vehicles. The Hydraulic Clutch Actuator (HCA) inner oil seal may leak, allowing oil to accumulate in the cap area, possibly resulting in an electrical short.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V257000
2018 KIA OPTIMA - HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM
03/17/2018 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Kia Optima hybrid vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with a Voltage Protection Device (VPD), designed to protect the high voltage battery module, that may activate inadvertently.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    18V161000
2018 KIA SORENTO - AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
12/20/2017 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2018 Kia Sorento vehicles. The side curtain air bags on these vehicles have a component that may detach during deployment of the inflatable curtain air bag.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    17V784000
2014 KIA FORTE - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
12/13/2017 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2012-2014 Forte and Forte Koup vehicles. The brake pedal stopper pad can deteriorate allowing the brake light switch plunger to remain extended when the brake pedal is released. This will allow the brake lights to remain illuminated continuously. It can also allow the shift lever to be moved without depressing the brake pedal, or activate the engine management brake pedal override feature.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    17V773000
2016 KIA SOUL - STEERING
10/19/2017 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2014-2016 Soul and Soul EV vehicles. The pinion plug may allow the pinion gear to separate from the steering gear assembly.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    17V608000
2017 KIA SORENTO - ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
10/06/2017 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017 Sorento vehicles equipped with 3.3L engines. The engine crankshaft may have been improperly heat treated and may fail.

  • Company:
    KIA
  • Recall Number
    17V586000
2014 KIA OPTIMA - ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
04/07/2017 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motor Company (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2014 Optima, 2012-2014 Sorento and 2011-2013 Sportage vehicles. Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine.

  • Company:
    Kia
  • Recall Number
    17V224000