2012 Kia Sedona Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    16V387000
    Recall Date
    06/01/2016
    Component
    SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
    Summary

    Kia Motors Corporation (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2006-2012 Kia Sedona vehicles manufactured from June 15, 2005, through August 14, 2012 and originally sold in, or currently registered in Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. In the affected vehicles, the front lower control arms may break due to corrosion from salt water exposure such as from road salt use.

    Consequence

    A broken control arm can result in the loss of control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Kia will notify owners and dealers will replace the front lower control arms on 2006-2007 models. 2008-2012 models will either have their front lower control arms replaced or additional anti-corrosion coating will be applied. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to began on July 25, 2016. Owners may contact Kia at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC133.

  • Recall Number
    16V389000
    Recall Date
    06/01/2016
    Component
    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
    Summary

    Kia Motors Corporation (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2006-2014 Kia Sedona vehicles manufactured from June 15, 2005, through April 04, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the secondary hood latch may bind and remain in the unlatched position when the hood is closed.

    Consequence

    If the primary latch is inadvertently released and the secondary latch is not engaged, the hood could unexpectedly open while driving, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Kia will notify owners and dealers will replace the secondary hood latch or clean and lubricate the latch, depending on the vehicle's location and the condition of the latch. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on July 27, 2016. Owners may contact Kia at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's recall number is SC134.

  • Recall Number
    13V550000
    Recall Date
    11/05/2013
    Component
    SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
    Summary

    KIA MOTORS CORPORATION (KIA) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2012 KIA SEDONA VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 15, 2005, THROUGH AUGUST 14, 2012 ORIGINALLY SOLD IN, OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN MASSACHUSETTS, MARYLAND, MICHIGAN, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW YORK, PENNSYLVANIA, VERMONT, WISCONSIN, CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, IOWA, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, MAINE, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW JERSEY, OHIO, RHODE ISLAND, WEST VIRGINIA OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES, THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS MAY BREAK DUE TO CORROSION RESULTING FROM PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO SALTY ENVIRONMENTS.

    Consequence

    A BROKEN CONTROL ARM CAN RESULT IN THE LOSS OF CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

    What Owners Should Do

    KIA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DEGREE OF CORROSION OF THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS, AND WILL EITHER RUSTPROOF OR REPLACE THEM, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542. KIA'S RECALL NUMBER IS SC100.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.