SC172 - High Pressure Fuel Pump Outlet Inspection - 2011-2017 Kia Optima, 2012-2017 Sorento & 2011-2018 Sportage

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V907 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, ENGINE Potential Number of Units Affected 71,653   High Pressure Fuel Pipe May Leak A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Optima, 2012-2017 Sorento and 2011-2018 Sportage vehicles that previously received an …

SC171 - Incorrect Low Beam Aiming/FMVSS 108 - 2019 Kia Forte

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V771 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING Potential Number of Units Affected 1,754   Incorrect Low Beam Aiming/FMVSS 108 If the headlights are not properly aimed, the driver may have reduced visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Kia Forte vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The headlights may not have …

SC170 - Front Wiring Harness - 2018 Kia Stinger

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V754 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 16,011   Wiring Harness may be Damaged by Fender The damaged wiring harness may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2018 Kia Stinger vehicles. The front wiring harness located in the engine and passenger compartment may get …

SC167 - Steering Column Assembly - 2018 Kia Sorento

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V656 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components STEERING Potential Number of Units Affected 97   Steering Column may Separate If the steering column separates, it can cause a loss of steering ability, increasing the risk of a crash.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2018 Kia Sorento vehicles. The cowl crossbar that connects to the Motor Driven Power Steering …

SC168 - HEV Power Relay Assembly - 2017-2018 Kia Niro

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V666 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 27,030   Electrical Resistance at Main Relay May Cause Fire The increased electrical resistance can overheat the rear seat which is above the PRA, increasing the risk of a fire.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Kia Niro hybrid electric vehicles. The Main …

SC165 - Air Bags/Seat Belt Pretensioners may be Disabled - 2010-2013 Kia

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V363 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components AIR BAGS Potential Number of Units Affected 507,587   Air Bags/Seat Belt Pretensioners may be Disabled If the frontal air bags and seat belt pretensioners are disabled, there is an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants in the event of a vehicle crash that necessitates deployment of these safety systems.   Summary Kia …

SC164 - Power Sliding Door may not Auto-Reverse - 2015-2018 Kia Sedona

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V338 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components STRUCTURE, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 106,428   Power Sliding Door may not Auto-Reverse If the door closes on an occupant, there is an increased risk of an injury.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Kia Sedona vehicles equipped with a power sliding door (PSD). The PSD may not …

SC163 - Clutch Actuator Oil Leak may cause Fire - 2017 Kia Niro

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V257 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 27,029   Clutch Actuator Oil Leak may cause Fire An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017 Kia Niro vehicles. The Hydraulic Clutch Actuator (HCA) inner oil seal may leak, allowing oil to accumulate in …

BRAKE PEDAL STOPPER PAD REPLACEMENT (SC158) - 2012-2014 Kia Forte & Forte Koup

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V773 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC Potential Number of Units Affected 134,366   Brake Pedal Stopper may Deteriorate If the brake light switch plunger does not retract as it should when the brake pedal is not being pressed, the brake lights may stay illuminated preventing accurate communication to following vehicles that the vehicle is slowing or stopping. Additionally, …

HIGH VOLTAGE MAIN & SUB BATTERY MANAGEMENT (BMS) & WIRING HARNESS REPLACEMENT (SC162) - 2017-2018 Kia Optima Hybrid

March 8, 2018 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 18V161000 Voltage Protection Device may Activate If the VPD activates while the vehicle is being operated in Electric Vehicle (EV) mode, there may be a loss of power, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V161 Manufacturer Kia Motors America Components HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM Potential Number of Units Affected 1,710   Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) …