Recalls

Kia
# of Recalls Component Affected
2022 Kia Carnival 1 Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2022 Kia K5 2 Steering, Lane Departure More Details
2021 Kia Forte 2 Air Bags More Details
2021 Kia K5 4 Steering, Lane Departure, Air Bags More Details
2021 Kia Seltos 1 Engine More Details
2021 Kia Soul 1 Engine More Details
2021 Kia Sportage 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2021 Kia Stinger 2 Fuel System, Gasoline, Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2021 Kia Telluride 2 Air Bags More Details
2020 Kia Sedona 1 Electrical System More Details
2020 Kia Soul 1 Engine More Details
2020 Kia Sportage 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2020 Kia Stinger 3 Fuel System, Gasoline, Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Steering More Details
2020 Kia Telluride 5 Electrical System, Exterior Lighting, Forward Collision Avoidance, Seat Belts More Details
2019 Kia Cadenza 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2019 Kia Forte 2 Power Train, Exterior Lighting More Details
2019 Kia Optima 1 Forward Collision Avoidance More Details
2019 Kia Sedona 1 Seat Belts More Details
2019 Kia Sportage 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2019 Kia Stinger 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
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Recalls

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Hyundai recalls nearly 400K vehicles for possible engine fires

It includes the Santa Fe Sport, Kona, Elantra and Veloster

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Kia Soul and Seltos models recalled for faulty oil rings

The affected vehicles could get new engines

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Kia tells 380,000 more owners to park their cars outside due to fire risk

The latest recall covers certain Kia Sportage and Cadenza models

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Kia recalls 295,000 vehicles for engine fire risks

Some vehicles could get an entire engine replacement

Kia Motors Corp said on Saturday it is recalling 295,000 U.S. vehicles for engine fire risks. Kia said it is currently developing a Knock Sensor Detection System software update. Last week, Kia and affiliate Hyundai Motor Co agreed to a record $210 million civil penalty after U.S. auto safety regulators said they failed to recall 1.6 million vehicles for engine issues in a timely fashion.

Official
Hyundai, Kia warn of $2.9B earnings hit over engine issues

Costs pertain to higher-than-expected engine replacement rates

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Hyundai, Kia recall 640,000 vehicles for leaks that can cause fires

New issue is unrelated to the previous engine-fire recalls and investigations

Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling over 600,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires. The recalls cover more than 440,000 Kia Optima midsize sedans from 2013 through 2015 and Kia Sorento SUVs from 2014 and 2015. Also covered are 203,000 Hyundai Santa Fe SUVs from 2013 to 2015.

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Official
2020 Kia Tellurides recalled for seatbelt problem

30,000 of them, nearly every Telluride sold so far this year

Official
US expands probe into ZF-TRW airbag failure-to-deploy to 12.3 million vehicles

8 deaths may be attributable; affects Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Mitsubishi, FCA

8 deaths may be attributable; affects Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Mitsubishi, FCA.

Official
Hyundai, Kia add to 2.4 million cars recalled in U.S. over fires, engines

Another 3.7 million are subject to a 'product improvement' campaign

Another 3.7 million are subject to a 'product improvement' campaign

Official
5 Hyundai and Kia models have higher-than-average fire insurance claim rates

Some with four-cylinder engines catch fire twice as often as typical

Some with four-cylinder engines catch fire twice as often as typical.

Official
U.S. Senate panel wants Hyundai, Kia to testify about engine fires

Follows consumer group's call for automakers to recall 2.9 million cars

Follows consumer group's call for automakers to recall 2.9 million cars.

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Center for Auto Safety wants Hyundai and Kia to recall 2.9M vehicles

NHTSA investigating hundreds of fires and one death

NHTSA investigating hundreds of fires and one death.

Official
Kia recalls 507,000 vehicles in U.S. for airbag issues

Kia does not have a fix yet, but it and Hyundai have recalled 1.1M cars

Kia does not have a fix yet, but it and Hyundai have recalled 1.1M cars.

Report
Driver unaware SUV is in flames going down the highway

Another motorist waves her over just in time

NBC Nightly News recently carried the above segment on a video showing a 2012 Kia Sorento spewing flames as its driver travels at highway speed on Interstate 4 in Orlando. Another motorist, Meredith Olinger, drives alongside, shooting the video while trying to warn the driver to pull over. She does, just in time. Seconds later, the Kia is cooked.

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Hyundai Motor shares slide following U.S. probe of airbag failures

This as U.S. sales are off 12 percent

Shares in Hyundai Motor tumbled on Monday on a U.S. probe into why airbags failed to deploy in some of its Sonata sedans, with investors fretting about potential recall costs for the once popular cars.

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More than a half-million Hyundai, Kia compacts recalled for brake light problem

Brake lights remain on when not braking, and drivers can shift out of park without engaging the brakes.

Brake lights remain on when not braking, and drivers can shift out of park without engaging the brakes.

Official
Feds open investigation into recall of 1.7M Hyundais, Kias

Timeliness and scope of recalls in question.

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Hyundai, Kia recalling 1.2 million vehicles for seized engines

An error at the factory can cause long-term damage.

The issue affects a wide variety of models.

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Kia recalls 98,000 Sedona minivans for suspension corrosion

This is the second time these minivans have been recalled for this issue.

This is the second time Kia has recalled its Sedona minivan for corroded front lower control arms.

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