2016 KIA OPTIMA Recall ID 154234

2016 KIA OPTIMA Recall

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V705000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: KIA 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: OPTIMA 
Model Year: 2016 
Mfg Campaign Number: SC139 
Mfg Component Desc: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT 
Mfg Involved in Recall: Kia Motors America 
Manufacture Dates: 11-13-15 through 04-23-16 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 12,214 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 11-30-16 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: Kia Motors America 
Report Recieved Date: 10-03-16 
Record Creation Date: 10-03-16 
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Defect Summary: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2016 Kia Optima vehicles manufactured November 13, 2015, to April 23, 2016 and equipped with a 2.4l engine. The right front axle driveshaft may crack and fail. 
Consequence Summary: If the driveshaft cracks and separates from the vehicle, it will not be able to move forward. Additionally, if the parking brake is not applied upon exiting the vehicle, the vehicle may roll. Either scenario can increase the risk of a crash. 
Corrective Summary: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front axle driveshaft, free of charge. The recall began November 2016. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC139. 
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov. 
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2016 KIA OPTIMA Recall for 2016 KIA OPTIMA POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

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