Vehicles Affected: Approximately 209,000 model-year model year 2014-15 Kia Soul and Soul EV hatchbacks manufactured July 21, 2013, to Jan. 8, 2015.
The Problem: A section of the accelerator pedal may bend and fracture, increasing the risk of a crash. According to Kia, no related crashes or injuries have been reported.
The Fix: Dealers will install a rubber support component under the pedal for free.
What Owners Should Do: Kia will begin notifying owners on March 24. Owners can call Kia at 800-333-4542 or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration at 888-327-4236 for more information.
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