Please note: The TSB information displayed below are summaries. We do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

The TSB numbers are the NHTSA numbers, which are different from the manufacturer-assigned TSB numbers — the NHTSA doesn't keep track of those. It's a very screwed up situation that's almost completely unhelpful to you as the consumer. Use the issue date or the title when asking your dealer for more information about a TSB.

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:MACPHERSON STRUT

    • TSB #042

      NHTSA ID #10060112

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #041

      NHTSA ID #10060111

      • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

    • TSB #PS269

      NHTSA ID #10060255

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    PARKING BRAKE:DRIVELINE:HYDRAULIC:ACTUATOR

    • TSB #047

      NHTSA ID #10058121

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA 2011-2016 MY SPORTAGE : THE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE HYDRAULIC ACTUATOR ON CERTAIN ALL-WHEEL DRIVE EQUIPPED SPORTAGE VEHICLES, WILL EXHIBIT AN INOPERATIVE AWD SYSTEM WITH MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP. *LJ

      More Information »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #140

      NHTSA ID #10060138

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT035

      NHTSA ID #10060193

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TSB-133

      NHTSA ID #10053737

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: INFORMATION REGARDING VEHICLES EXPERIENCING MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATING WITH ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM WHICH NEEDS TO HAVE SOFTWARE UPGRADED TO CORRECT OR PREVENT THIS CONDITION. MODELS 2011-2013 SORENT

      More Information »

    • TSB #124

      NHTSA ID #10060306

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TSB-139

      NHTSA ID #10053711

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: AFTER ENGINE HAS STARTED, WOULD HAVE A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL), CAUSED BY AN INOPERATIVE VCM ACTUATOR, ON SOME VEHICLES, OR AN INOPERATIVE VALVE LINKAGE IN THE INTAKE MANIFOLD ASSEMBLY. MODELS 2011-2013 SORENTO.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TSB-129

      NHTSA ID #10052608

      • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE AN ILLUMINATED MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP. THE ETC ACTUATOR MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED. *JS

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS-271

      NHTSA ID #10053707

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: A REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE IS IN PLACE FOR VARIABLE CHARGE MOTION ACTUATOR (VCMA), ON SOME VEHICLES, THAT ARE EXPERIENCING ILLUMINATION MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) AND CONCERNS ABOUT DRIVABILITY. MODELS 2011-2013 SORENTO. *

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS271

      NHTSA ID #10060312

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #126

      NHTSA ID #10073234

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #126

      NHTSA ID #10060308

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS-211

      NHTSA ID #10044560

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: DUE TO DESIGN OF DRAIN HOLES IN VALLEY OF LAMBDA V6 ENGINES, A MISDIAGNOSE OF A POSSIBLE OIL LEAK SOURCE IN REAR MAIN SEAL OR OIL PAN, WHEN ACTUAL LEAKS COMING FROM ENGINE VALLEY,OIL FILTER HOUSING, OIL PRESSURE SWITCH, AND/OR GASKET

      More Information »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

    • TSB #TSB-026

      NHTSA ID #10054197

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATES WITH ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM AND TO CORRECT CONCERN, HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP, FUEL DELIVERY PIPE AND MOUNTING BOLTS WOULD BE REPLACED, IF NECESSARY. MODEL 2011-2014 OPTIMA

      More Information »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #TSB-026

      NHTSA ID #10054197

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATES WITH ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM AND TO CORRECT CONCERN, HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP, FUEL DELIVERY PIPE AND MOUNTING BOLTS WOULD BE REPLACED, IF NECESSARY. MODEL 2011-2014 OPTIMA

      More Information »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

    • TSB #TSB-026

      NHTSA ID #10054197

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATES WITH ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM AND TO CORRECT CONCERN, HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP, FUEL DELIVERY PIPE AND MOUNTING BOLTS WOULD BE REPLACED, IF NECESSARY. MODEL 2011-2014 OPTIMA

      More Information »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #PS229

      NHTSA ID #10060222

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10060194

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-082-R2

      NHTSA ID #10080097

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2013MY SOUL (AM), OPTIMA (TF/QF), SORENTO (XMA) AND FORTE (TD) VEHICLES, TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH®

      More Information »

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-081-R2

      NHTSA ID #10080095

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2013MY SOUL (AM), SORENTO (XM), OPTIMA (TF/QF), RIO (UB) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TSB-133

      NHTSA ID #10053737

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA: INFORMATION REGARDING VEHICLES EXPERIENCING MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ILLUMINATING WITH ELECTRONIC CONTROL MODULE (ECM) SYSTEM WHICH NEEDS TO HAVE SOFTWARE UPGRADED TO CORRECT OR PREVENT THIS CONDITION. MODELS 2011-2013 SORENT

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS229

      NHTSA ID #10060222

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #047

      NHTSA ID #10060276

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #126

      NHTSA ID #10060308

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #PS257

      NHTSA ID #10060246

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    • TSB #077

      NHTSA ID #10057239

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: KIA OPTIMA /SORENTO: 2012-2014 REAR VIEW CAMERA REQUIRES REPLACEMENT ON SPECIFIC MODELS. *LJ

      More Information »

    SEAT BELTS:REAR

    • TSB #093

      NHTSA ID #10060131

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

    • TSB #TT015

      NHTSA ID #10060275

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    SEATS

    • TSB #TT046

      NHTSA ID #10060202

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER

    • TSB #PS284

      NHTSA ID #10060257

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-077-R1

      NHTSA ID #10080084

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: REAR VIEW CAMERA DIAGNOSIS/REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO DIAGNOSE AND/OR REPLACE THE REAR VIEW CAMERA OF SOME KIA VEHICLES (SEE TABLE ON PG. 6 FOR SPECIFIC MODELS AND PRODUCTION DATES) WHICH MAY EXHIBIT INADEQUAT

      More Information »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-081-R2

      NHTSA ID #10080095

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2013MY SOUL (AM), SORENTO (XM), OPTIMA (TF/QF), RIO (UB) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY.

      More Information »

    • TSB #042

      NHTSA ID #10060112

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #041

      NHTSA ID #10060111

      • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT046

      NHTSA ID #10060202

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT035

      NHTSA ID #10060193

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10060194

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS284

      NHTSA ID #10060257

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT015

      NHTSA ID #10060275

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS257

      NHTSA ID #10060246

      • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS269

      NHTSA ID #10060255

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS271

      NHTSA ID #10060312

      • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS239

      NHTSA ID #10060232

      • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #093

      NHTSA ID #10060131

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #093

      NHTSA ID #10060295

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #PS229

      NHTSA ID #10060222

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    • TSB #047

      NHTSA ID #10060276

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-082-R2

      NHTSA ID #10080097

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2013MY SOUL (AM), OPTIMA (TF/QF), SORENTO (XMA) AND FORTE (TD) VEHICLES, TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH®

      More Information »

    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10060194

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #TT016

      NHTSA ID #10060652

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

      More Information »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #TSB-ELE-081-R2

      NHTSA ID #10080095

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2013MY SOUL (AM), SORENTO (XM), OPTIMA (TF/QF), RIO (UB) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY.

      More Information »