Kia Niro (2016 - 2018)

Production: 2016 - 2018 | Problems / tags:   

Kia-Niro-2017-recall-fault-main-relay
illustrative photo | source Kia


Problem Description

The main relay within the power relay assembly may have inadequate connections between its contacts. This may cause a short circuit or prevent the vehicle from starting, increasing the risk of fire and potential accident.

The Kia Niro models affected by this recall are from model years 2016, 2017 (Niro DE HEV) and model year 2018 (Niro DE PHEV).

Source: Rapex Alert 21/2019 A12/0790/19

More Details

Published by RAPEX 24. 5. 2019
Keywords   
Risk Fire
Make
Model
Type Passenger car
Production period 2016 - 2018
Type/number of model Type-approval numbers: e4*2007/46*1139*00, e4*2007/46*1139*01, e4*2007/46*1139*02; types DE HEV, DE PHEV
Country of origin Republic of Korea
Alert submitted by Poland
Products were found and measures were taken also in see source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
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