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Recall 03V135000

Recall 03V135000

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., April 25, 2003

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
April 25, 2003
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
4,276
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
03V135000
Component
SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

Summary
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, SOME OF THE SECOND AND THIRD ROW SEAT STRIKERS INSTALLED ON THE VEHICLE FLOOR PAN HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY HEAT TREATED AND COULD BREAK IN A CRASH.
Consequence
THIS COULD RESULT IN INJURIES TO OCCUPANTS OF THESE SEATS.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SEAT STRIKERS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN APRIL 25, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542
Notify
KIA RECALL NO. SC030.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION¿S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
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