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Kia Motors Australia - KIA Sportage (JA) 2001 - 2002

recall information

Recall number
REC-000773
PRA number
2007/9483
Campaign number
71010
Original published date

make and model information

Make
KIA
Model
Sportage (JA)
Year range
2001 - 2002
Affected units
2,353

Identifying features

KNAJA523525114893 to KNAJA523525174391. KNAJA523825115789 to KNAJA523825170644. KNAJA523535172558 to KNAJA523535179215. KNAJA523835172551 to KNAJA523835178942.

What are the defects?

There is a possibility the radiator cooling fan blade may break, damaging the radiator and causing possible engine damage.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

Kia Motors Australia will write to owners of all affected vehicles requesting they contact their local Kia dealer for the rectification procedure to be carried out.
Supplier details
Kia Motors Australia

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type