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Kia Rio Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 6 Kia Rio recalls between 2001 and 2016. Learn if your Kia Rio is part of a recall and what to do about it.

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.

Kia will notify owners of affected vehicles during July, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 15, 2006

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

Please contact your Kia dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

 

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 30, 2006

The lower child seat tethers should not be used. 

Please contact your Kia dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

 

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