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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2012/138
Exact Model: Picanto
VIN: KNABX312ACT024229 to KNABX311ACT169876
Build Date:
Numbers: 6711
Defect: As a result of water ingress and attendant corrosion in the rear calipers, the parking brake may not hold the vehicle on a hill when normal force has been applied to the parking brake lever.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to either clean the axle and housing and fit new seals or where necessary replace the rear calipers.
Launch Date: 03 December 2012
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2010/062
Exact Model: Picanto
Description: FUEL MAY LEAK
Build Date: 13 Oct 2009 to 08 Feb 2010
Numbers: 6585
Defect: The fuel tank filler neck may crack and allow fuel to leak.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the fuel tank filler neck.
Launch Date: 14 June 2010

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


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