Latest KIA RIO Recallshttp://www.arfc.org/rss/feeds/autos/kia/rioThe latest automotive recalls from the National Highway Transportation Safety AdministrationSat, 25 Jun 2022 09:06:20 GMTen-us1440Copyright 2022, Eladrel Technologies, LLCAutomotive2022 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR STEERING, COLUMNKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Rio and Forte vehicles. A bolt in the steering column may not be secured properly, which can cause the steering column to detach from the steering rack and result in a loss of steering control.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000119871004987751000000003/recall.aspxThu, 05 May 2022 00:00:00 GMT2021 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR STEERING, COLUMNKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Rio and Forte vehicles. A bolt in the steering column may not be secured properly, which can cause the steering column to detach from the steering rack and result in a loss of steering control.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000119871004466741000000003/recall.aspxThu, 05 May 2022 00:00:00 GMT2021 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, FOUNDATION COMPONENTS, MASTER CYLINDERKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Rio vehicles. The brake master cylinder may have been manufactured with sharp edges that can damage the inner oil seal, resulting in reduced braking performance.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000116293004466741000000072/recall.aspxWed, 01 Dec 2021 00:00:00 GMT2020 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, FOUNDATION COMPONENTS, MASTER CYLINDERKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Rio vehicles. The brake master cylinder may have been manufactured with sharp edges that can damage the inner oil seal, resulting in reduced braking performance.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000116293004132739000000072/recall.aspxWed, 01 Dec 2021 00:00:00 GMT2019 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES, TRUNK LID, LATCHKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Forte 4-door, Forte Koup 2-door, and 2018-2019 Rio 4-door vehicles. The trunk latch may become damaged, preventing the opening of the trunk from the inside. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 401, "Internal Trunk Release."http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000112768003877717000002063/recall.aspxMon, 09 Aug 2021 00:00:00 GMT2018 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES, TRUNK LID, LATCHKia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Forte 4-door, Forte Koup 2-door, and 2018-2019 Rio 4-door vehicles. The trunk latch may become damaged, preventing the opening of the trunk from the inside. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 401, "Internal Trunk Release."http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000112768002948718000002063/recall.aspxMon, 09 Aug 2021 00:00:00 GMT2008 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR AIR BAGS, FRONTAL, SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2008 RIO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 20, 2005, THROUGH DECEMBER 9, 2007. THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT OCCUPANT SENSOR MAT CAN EXPERIENCE FATIGUE CRACKING. IF SUFFICIENT CRACKING OCCURS, THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) WILL CEASE TO FUNCTION SUCH THAT THE SYSTEM WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DETECT WHETHER A CHILD PASSENGER IS IN THE SEAT AND THE AIRBAG WILL DEPLOY DURING A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000046656000325641000000258/recall.aspxThu, 31 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT2007 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR AIR BAGS, FRONTAL, SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2008 RIO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 20, 2005, THROUGH DECEMBER 9, 2007. THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT OCCUPANT SENSOR MAT CAN EXPERIENCE FATIGUE CRACKING. IF SUFFICIENT CRACKING OCCURS, THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) WILL CEASE TO FUNCTION SUCH THAT THE SYSTEM WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DETECT WHETHER A CHILD PASSENGER IS IN THE SEAT AND THE AIRBAG WILL DEPLOY DURING A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000046656000222055000000258/recall.aspxThu, 31 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT2006 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR AIR BAGS, FRONTAL, SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2008 RIO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 20, 2005, THROUGH DECEMBER 9, 2007. THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT OCCUPANT SENSOR MAT CAN EXPERIENCE FATIGUE CRACKING. IF SUFFICIENT CRACKING OCCURS, THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) WILL CEASE TO FUNCTION SUCH THAT THE SYSTEM WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DETECT WHETHER A CHILD PASSENGER IS IN THE SEAT AND THE AIRBAG WILL DEPLOY DURING A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000046656000288673000000258/recall.aspxThu, 31 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT2003 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR SEAT BELTS, REAR/OTHERCERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, "OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION." WHEN USED WITH CERTAIN CHILD SEATS, THE AUTOMATIC LOCKING RETRACTOR (ALR) FUNCTION IN THE REAR OUTBOARD SEATBELT ASSEMBLIES MAY DISENGAGE.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000022889000105261000000270/recall.aspxFri, 04 Aug 2006 00:00:00 GMT2005 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR CHILD SEATCERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, 'CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS.' CERTAIN CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORS WILL NOT FULLY LATCH ONTO THE LOWER LATCH ANCHORS LOCATED BETWEEN THE REAR SEAT BACK AND REAR SEAT CUSHION BECAUSE OF INTERFERENCE BETWEEN THE CHILD SEAT ANCHORS AND A METAL WIRE LOCATED IN THE FRAME OF THE REAR SEAT BACK. UNTIL THE RECALL REPAIR IS COMPLETED, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED BY YOUR CHILD SEATS MANUFACTURER ON HOW TO PROPERLY INSTALL THE CHILD SEAT WITH YOUR VEHICLE'S REAR SAFETY BELTS RATHER THAN USING THE LATCH SYSTEM.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000022479000204712000000351/recall.aspxMon, 12 Dec 2005 00:00:00 GMT2004 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR CHILD SEATCERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, 'CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS.' CERTAIN CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORS WILL NOT FULLY LATCH ONTO THE LOWER LATCH ANCHORS LOCATED BETWEEN THE REAR SEAT BACK AND REAR SEAT CUSHION BECAUSE OF INTERFERENCE BETWEEN THE CHILD SEAT ANCHORS AND A METAL WIRE LOCATED IN THE FRAME OF THE REAR SEAT BACK. UNTIL THE RECALL REPAIR IS COMPLETED, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED BY YOUR CHILD SEATS MANUFACTURER ON HOW TO PROPERLY INSTALL THE CHILD SEAT WITH YOUR VEHICLE'S REAR SAFETY BELTS RATHER THAN USING THE LATCH SYSTEM.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000022479000113912000000351/recall.aspxMon, 12 Dec 2005 00:00:00 GMT2003 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR CHILD SEATCERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, 'CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS.' CERTAIN CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORS WILL NOT FULLY LATCH ONTO THE LOWER LATCH ANCHORS LOCATED BETWEEN THE REAR SEAT BACK AND REAR SEAT CUSHION BECAUSE OF INTERFERENCE BETWEEN THE CHILD SEAT ANCHORS AND A METAL WIRE LOCATED IN THE FRAME OF THE REAR SEAT BACK. UNTIL THE RECALL REPAIR IS COMPLETED, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED BY YOUR CHILD SEATS MANUFACTURER ON HOW TO PROPERLY INSTALL THE CHILD SEAT WITH YOUR VEHICLE'S REAR SAFETY BELTS RATHER THAN USING THE LATCH SYSTEM.http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000022479000105261000000351/recall.aspxMon, 12 Dec 2005 00:00:00 GMT2001 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR WHEELSCERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES MAY HAVE A MANUFACTURING FLAW THAT COULD CAUSE THE WHEELS TO CRACK UNDER LONG TERM DRIVING FATIGUE. IF CRACKS OCCUR, WHEEL NOISE AND VIBRATION WILL RESULT AND BECOME PROGRESSIVELY WORSE OVER TIME. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000021916000093558000000309/recall.aspxWed, 20 Apr 2005 00:00:00 GMT2004 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, DELIVERYON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE OF THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR IS SUBJECT TO FRACTURE OR CRACKING DURING REMOVAL OF THE QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SECURING THE MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLY TO THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE, OR WHEN FORCE IS ACCIDENTALLY APPLIED TO THE INTAKE NIPPLE DURING THE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PROCESS OR DURING ENGINE COMPARTMENT REPAIRS. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000021064000113912000000151/recall.aspxFri, 09 Apr 2004 00:00:00 GMT2003 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, DELIVERYON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE OF THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR IS SUBJECT TO FRACTURE OR CRACKING DURING REMOVAL OF THE QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SECURING THE MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLY TO THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE, OR WHEN FORCE IS ACCIDENTALLY APPLIED TO THE INTAKE NIPPLE DURING THE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PROCESS OR DURING ENGINE COMPARTMENT REPAIRS. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000021064000105261000000151/recall.aspxFri, 09 Apr 2004 00:00:00 GMT2002 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, DELIVERYON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE OF THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR IS SUBJECT TO FRACTURE OR CRACKING DURING REMOVAL OF THE QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SECURING THE MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLY TO THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE, OR WHEN FORCE IS ACCIDENTALLY APPLIED TO THE INTAKE NIPPLE DURING THE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PROCESS OR DURING ENGINE COMPARTMENT REPAIRS. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000021064000098244000000151/recall.aspxFri, 09 Apr 2004 00:00:00 GMT2001 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, DELIVERYON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE OF THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR IS SUBJECT TO FRACTURE OR CRACKING DURING REMOVAL OF THE QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SECURING THE MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLY TO THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE, OR WHEN FORCE IS ACCIDENTALLY APPLIED TO THE INTAKE NIPPLE DURING THE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PROCESS OR DURING ENGINE COMPARTMENT REPAIRS. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000021064000093558000000151/recall.aspxFri, 09 Apr 2004 00:00:00 GMT2001 KIA RIO RECALLED FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINEON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, FUEL LEAKS MAY DEVELOP AT THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR ASSEMBLY BECAUSE OF QUALITY DEVIATIONS. http://www.arfc.org/autos/kia/rio/recalls/000020606000093558000000144/recall.aspxWed, 24 Sep 2003 00:00:00 GMT