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2016 - 2017
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The cable length of the rear door lock assemblies may be out of specification. As a result an active child lock can unnoticeably be inactive. This may lead to the rear doors being operable from inside the vehicle.
An occupant may be able to inadvertently open a rear door from the inside with the child lock on, potentially increasing the risk of injury to occupants inside the vehicle or other road users.
Kia Motors Australia
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.