KIA SORENTO 2016: SUSPENSION:REAR
|Make : KIA||Model : SORENTO||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V480000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-07-27||Date Received by ODI: 2016-06-29||Date Added to Database: 2016-06-29|
|Manufacturers Involved: Kia Motors America|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: SC137|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7901|
Kia Motors America "Kia" is recalling certain model year 2016 Sorento vehicles. A component of the rear suspension may not be properly welded.
The improper weld may break, affecting the rear suspension alignment, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.
Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the welds at the rear suspension cross-member, replacing the rear cross-member assembly, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began July 27, 2016. Owners may contact Kia Customer Service Department at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC137.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.