Kia Sorento Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 24, 2016

The driver's seat back frame may not have been welded sufficiently, and as a result may break and fail to restrain an occupant in a crash. This would increase risk of injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 29, 2016

Welds in the rear suspension may break, resulting in the changing of the wheel alignment. This could result in a vehicle accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 6, 2015

The automatic transmission shift lever may be able to move out of the park position without using the brake pedal, resulting in the possibility of the vehicle coming out of park and rolling unexpectedly.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 14, 2015

The passenger front seat belt buckle may not function properly, and not allow secure latching of the seat belt. This could result in occupant injury in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 13, 2015

The accelerator pedal may fail to operate, preventing the driver from moving the vehicle. This can increase risk of a crash.

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 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

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 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.