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Published on 22. 05. 2022
The positive temperature coefficient heater of vehicles fitted with diesel engines may overheat due to potential damage to the wiring harness connector, increasing the risk of fire.
The Kia Sorento vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between May 2014 and February 2020.
Kia recall code: 221026
Affected models: Sorento (UM)
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 498,000
More information in the article: Kia recalls diesel engines due to fire risk
Source: Rapex Alert 20/2022 A12/00735/22
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type. For more detailed information on possible recalls for your vehicle, please contact an authorised workshop (see below at "What the owner should do?").
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Kia dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
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