Kia Recalls Nearly 300,000 Vehicles for Fire Risk

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Dec. 9, 2020—Kia is recalling 295,000 vehicles in the United States due to a potential fire risk. 

According to CNN,the recall is being issued due to engines that could catch fire while driving. Affected models include some 2012-2013 Sorentos, 2012-2015 Fortes and Forte Koups, 2011-2013 Optima Hybrids, 2014-2015 Souls, and 2012 Sportages. 

The recall is expected to start on Jan. 27, 2021 when Kia will alert owners of the issue and make the repairs free of charge. 


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