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Recall Alert: 2006-2012 Kia Sedona

RECALL Subject : Front Lower Control Arm Corrosion

Report Receipt Date: JUN 01, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V387000
Component(s): SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected: 97,884


Manufacturer: Kia Motors America


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.
REMEDY:
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.

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