KIA K900 2015: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Make : KIA Model : K900 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2013-12-18 - 2016-01-11
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V210000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-05-20 Date Received by ODI: 2016-04-12 Date Added to Database: 2016-04-12
Manufacturers Involved: Kia Motors America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SC130
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3099
Summary:
      Kia Motors America "Kia" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 K900 vehicles manufactured December 18, 2013 to January 11, 2016 and equipped with LED headlights. In the affected vehicles, when using the multi-function light switch in "AUTO" mode, electrical resistance may build in the switch and result in the headlights flickering or turning off when driving.
Consequence:
      Loss of headlight illumination may reduce visibility and increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the multi-function switch, free of charge. The recall began on May 20, 2016. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC130.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.