Kia Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 27, 2014

The label on the vehicle that indicates load ratings and tire pressure requirements may list the improper tire pressure, resulting in the tires being under-inflated. This could lead to premature tire wear and an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 5, 2013

Loss of vehicle control can occur due to a broken front lower control arm.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 13, 2013

The right front axle shaft may fracture, resulting in a lack of power to the wheels. This can cause risk of an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 1, 2013

Kia is recalling these vehicles because the stop light switch can fail resulting in loss of brake light operation and may experience other electrical concerns.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 29, 2012

The front passenger seat occupant classification system may not be able to properly detect a child in the passenger seat, resulting in unwanted airbag deployment in the event of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 29, 2012

On vehicles equipped with a non-adjustable brake pedal, the pedal mount may break off during a collision. If this happens, the brakes would be useless and the driver would have to use the parking brake to stop the vehicle.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 13, 2012

Due to high resistance in the airbag electrical circuit, in the event of a crash, the driver's airbag may not deploy as expected.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2011

The front passenger airbag may be deactivated improperly by the occupant classification system (OCS) control module.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 25, 2011

In areas where road salt is used, the fuel tank straps could rust and break. This could cause the fuel tank to fall and contact the ground. If this were to happen, a fuel leak could develop, increasing the risk of a fire.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 25, 2011

A whirring or whining noise may develop from the transmission. This could lead to failure of the right intermediate drive shaft, which can cause a loss of engine power to the drive wheels, increasing the risk of a crash.