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Recall: No. 4 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2009/092
Exact Model: Sportage, Carens, Sorento and Sedona
Build Date:
Numbers: 1816
Defect: It has been identified that due to a faulty switch, the brake lights may not operate when the brake pedal is depressed
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the brake light switch replaced.
Launch Date: 09 November 2009
Recall: No. 5 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2005/073
Exact Model:
Description: Possibility of rear bearing failure
Build Date:
Numbers: 5642
Defect: Poor rear wheel bearing cap sealing arrangement can lead to moisture accumulating in the rear wheel bearing and possible failure.
Action: Recall the likely to be affected vehicles and fit modified caps. Any faulty bearings will also be replaced.
Launch Date: 14 September 2005
Recall: No. 6 of 7
Recall Ref: R/2005/072
Exact Model:
Description: Possibility of engine seizure
Build Date:
Numbers: 446
Defect: An incorrect engine oil pump strainer may have been fitted during production. This can result in the oil supply to the engine being affected, and an engine seizure.
Action: Affected vehicles will have the engine oil pump strainer replaced.
Launch Date: 14 September 2005

Manufacturer contact details:
Kia (UK) Limited
Walton Green, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 1FJ
0333 202 2990


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