March 18, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V207000
Seatbelt Buckle may be Improperly Installed
A seat belt that cannot be properly used increases the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V207000
Manufacturer Kia Motors America
Components SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected 197
Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Sedona vehicles equipped with an 8-passenger seat arrangement. The seat belt
buckle for the second-row middle seat may have been improperly installed on the wrong side of the seat, preventing the proper use of the 3-point seat belt. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
Kia has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the seat belt installation, and reinstall the seat belt buckle to the correct side if necessary, free of charge. The recall began April 8, 2019. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia 's number for this recall is SC177.
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Nitro Model: R/T 4X4 Stone White
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