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Kia recalls Soul and Sorento

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Press Release 

IRVINE, CA Kia Motors America, Inc. (KMA) is conducting a voluntary safety recall campaign to repair wiring associated with interior illumination in two vehicles to prevent heat-related damage. KMA is not aware of any reported accidents or injuries in either vehicle.

The recall affects certain 2010 model year Soul vehicles equipped with front speaker lights and manufactured between September 7, 2009 and June 8, 2010. Owners of affected Souls may turn off the speaker lights to prevent damage prior to repair.

The recall also affects some 2011 model year Sorento vehicles manufactured between October 23, 2009 and July 30, 2010 and equipped with the Limited Package.

Owners of affected vehicles will be notified via first-class mail to bring their vehicle to a Kia dealership for the appropriate service action to be performed free-of-charge. The recall affects approximately 23,972 Model Souls and approximately 11,213 Sorentos.

Kia customers may also contact the Kia Motors Consumer Affairs hotline at 1-800-333-4KIA (4542) if they have any questions.

Source: Kia Motors Consumer Affairs

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