make and model information
Kia Carnival, Kia Cerato, Kia Soul
2017 - 2018 YD Cerato, 2017- 2019 YP Carnival, 2018 - 2019 PS Soul
2016 - 2018
All variants within this model
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
Due to a manufacturing issue, the Airbag Control Unit (ACU) cover and the Electronically Erasable Programming Read-Only Memory (EEPROM) chip may have been produced with insufficient clearance. This could cause the airbag warning lights to illuminate and the airbags may not deploy.
What are the hazards?
In the event of an accident an airbag not deploying as intended could increase the risk of injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.
KIA AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.