definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
35,593 miles

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problem #2

Sep 022006

Sedona 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 71,186 miles
Motor vehicle part defect- spare tire carrier assembly was defective, as I was unable to remove the spare tire from the carrier after having a flat tire on the interstate. The carrier's threads seemed to be defective, as I was unable to lower or raise the carrier assembly. I contacted the Kia dealership about the problem, but the service director refused to fix the issue unless I was willing to pay for the replacement of defective parts. I refused since the spare tire assembly has never been used until September 2, 2006, when I had a flat tire on the interstate and discovered this defective part.

- Milliken, CO, USA

problem #1

Jul 022003

(reported on)


  • miles
The location and the carrying device for the spare tire is causing damage to the tire, making it unusable.

- Indianapolis, IN, USA