Kia Recalls

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 3, 2011

The shifter may move into the "Park" position when the transmission is not actually in "Park." If the vehicle is left in this condition without the parking brake engaged, the vehicle could roll away or crash, potentially injuring someone.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 24, 2010

The brake calipers that slow the rear wheels of the vehicle may not be manufactured properly and as a result may leak.  This could cause loss or weakening of brake function.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 13, 2010

An electrical short circuit in the front and/or rear door could result in an electrical fire.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 17, 2009

The stop lamp switch may fail, affecting numerous vehicle systems, many of which can increase the risk of a crash if they fail.

Summary on June 16, 2009
RepairPal Expert Overview on September 22, 2008

A problem with the fuel pump may cause hard starting or engine hesitation. Unusually severe hesitation or other impairment could expose the driver to the risk of a crash.

Summary on June 11, 2007
RepairPal Expert Overview on September 29, 2006

On vehicles equipped with adjustable pedals, the wiring to the brake light switch may become damaged, resulting in loss of brake light operation, engine stalling, or a no start condition.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 15, 2006

The automatic locking function of the rear seat belts may not function.