Recall Alert: 2016 Kia Sorento
RECALL Subject : Front Passenger Seat Belt may not Latch
Report Receipt Date: JUL 14, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V446000
Component(s): SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,587
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2016 Kia Sorento vehicles manufactured October 23, 2014, to December 10, 2014. The affected vehicles have a front passenger seat belt whose buckle latch assembly may prevent the front passenger from fastening the seat belt.
If the front passenger seat belt cannot be latched, an occupant sitting in the front passenger seat has an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger seat belt buckle cover, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 18, 2015. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC123.
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