make and model information
QL Sportage, UM Sorento
2015- 2020 UM Sorento, 2016- 2021 QL Sportage
2014 - 2020
2015 - 2021
All variants within this model
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
Due to a software issue, the Heater Core Element may operate at a higher than intended temperature causing damage to the connector. If this occurs it may result in a vehicle fire.
What are the hazards?
A vehicle fire could increase the risk of injury or death to vehicle occupants or other road users.
KIA AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Kia Customer Service
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.