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Recall: No. 1 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2003/162
Exact Model: Carens Sedona and Rio
Description: Reprogramming of ABS ECM
VIN:
Build Date:
Numbers: 2558
Defect: An ABS programming error could cause reduced braking force at speeds under 40 kmh
Action: Recall affected vehicles and reprogramme ABS, ECM and RDM data
Launch Date: 10 November 2003
   
Recall: No. 2 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2014/012
Exact Model: Sedona
Description: FRONT SUSPENSION ARM MAY FAIL
VIN: KNEMB754266016786 to KNAMH816MB6448611
Build Date: October 2005 to August 2012
Numbers: 10140
Defect: The front suspension lower suspension arms may corrode due to insufficient coating of the steel on the inner surfaces. Excessive corrosion could cause weakening of the arms (Thinning of metal). Gradual weakening of the lower suspension arms. Customers are unlikely to notice any symptoms but may notice juddering from suspension area. Ultimately the arm could fracture.
Action: The front suspension lower arms will be checked for corrosion and the thickness of the steel measured. If the thickness of the steel is sufficient the cavities will be filled with cavity wax to prevent corrosion. If the thickness of the steel is below the minimum the arms will be replaced.
Launch Date: 28 March 2014
   
Recall: No. 3 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2013/055
Exact Model: Soul, Sportage, Optima, Carens, Sedona & Sorento
Description: BRAKE LIGHTS MAY MALFUNCTION
VIN: ###############################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################
Build Date: 01-03-08 to 30-11-09
Numbers: 25433
Defect: The vehicles brake lights may intermittently malfunction due to carbonisation of the contacts within the brake light switch. This can also affect other systems on the vehicle including: ESC, cruise control, gear selection (autoboxes), engine check lamp.
Action: Recall vehicles likely to be affected to replace the brake light switch.
Launch Date: 01 June 2013
   
 

Manufacturer contact details:
Kia (UK) Limited
Kia Customer Service, PO Box 464, Stockport, SK3 0WU
0845 601 7521
http://www.kia.co.uk
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