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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.

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    • TSB #TSB-CHA044

      NHTSA ID #10109649

      • Date Announced: MAY 22 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MDPS FLEXIBLE COUPLING REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to the replacement of the flexible coupling in the MDPS motor of some of vehicles, which may experience a ?clicking? noise emanating from the MDPS when tur

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    SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #PS323

      NHTSA ID #10109671

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

      Summary: PITSTOP: INTERMITTENT POPPING NOISE FROM REAR OVER BUMPS - On some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, built before September 26, 2013, a customer may complain of a very intermittent light knock, or popping noise, heard from the rear of the vehi

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    • TSB #PS323

      NHTSA ID #10060162

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #VSC148TSB

      NHTSA ID #10109848

      • Date Announced: MAY 15 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: REAR WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HOUSING COVER INSPECTION AND/OR REPLACEMENT (SC148) - VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to inspect, clean and seal or, if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor (WS

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    • TSB #VSC148OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10109846

      • Date Announced: MAY 12 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148OWNER - OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTER -Notifying owners that Kia is conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011-2015 MY Sorento 2-

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    • TSB #VSC148DP

      NHTSA ID #10109844

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DP - DEALER PRINCIPAL NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 - 2015 MY Sorento

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    • TSB #VSC148DPSM

      NHTSA ID #10109845

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DPSM - DEALER PARTS & SERVICE MANAGER NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 -

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    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #VSC148OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10109846

      • Date Announced: MAY 12 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148OWNER - OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTER -Notifying owners that Kia is conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011-2015 MY Sorento 2-

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    • TSB #VSC148DPSM

      NHTSA ID #10109845

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DPSM - DEALER PARTS & SERVICE MANAGER NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 -

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    • TSB #VSC148DP

      NHTSA ID #10109844

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DP - DEALER PRINCIPAL NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 - 2015 MY Sorento

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    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

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    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #PT20201-0002R4

      NHTSA ID #10119116

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PARTS BULLETIN - THETA II ENGINE SAFETY RECALL (SC147) - This bulletin provides information related to the inspection and, if necessary, replacement of the engine assembly on certain 2011 to 2014 model year Optima, Sorento, and Sportage veh

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    • TSB #TSB-ENG160R1

      NHTSA ID #10109774

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

      Summary: TSB: ECU UPGRADE ? MIL ON WITH DTC(s) P0420/P0171 - This bulletin provides information related to the ECU software upgrade for some 2012~2015MY Optima (QF) vehicles, produced from August 12, 2011 to October 2, 2015, some 2012~2015MY Sorento

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    • TSB #TSB-ENG160

      NHTSA ID #10109683

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ECU UPGRADE ? MIL ON WITH DTC(s) P0420/P0171 - This bulletin provides information related to the ECU software upgrade for some 2012~2015MY Optima (QF) vehicles, produced from August 12, 2011 to October 2, 2015, some 2012~2015MY Sorento

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    • TSB #TSBENG148R4

      NHTSA ID #10090819

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 20 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB REV4: CHATTER/RATTLE NOISE FROM ENGINE AFTER COLD SOAK - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION ABOUT THE TIMING CHAIN TENSIONER REPLACEMENT ON SOME 2014~16MY CADENZA (VG), PRODUCED FROM FEBRUARY 1, 2013 THROUGH JANUARY 7, 2016, AND SOME 20

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    • TSB #TSBENG148R3

      NHTSA ID #10089582

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 31 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: CHATTER/RATTLE NOISE FROM ENGINE AFTER COLD SOAK - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION ABOUT THE TIMING CHAIN TENSIONER REPLACEMENT ON SOME 2014~16MY CADENZA (VG), PRODUCED FROM FEBRUARY 1, 2013 THROUGH JANUARY 7, 2016, AND SOME 2014~20

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    • TSB #WTY008DEALERPSM

      NHTSA ID #10090117

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

      Summary: DEALER PARTS AND SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE - EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. HAS EXTENDED THE WARRANTY COVERAGE OF THE KIA NEW VEHICLE LIMITED WARRANTY FOR THE SHORT BLOCK ASSEMBLY (

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    • TSB #WTY008OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10090120

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

      Summary: OWNER LETTER: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE WARRANTY EXTENSION - DEAR KIA SORENTO VEHICLE OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA TAKES PRIDE IN PROVIDING YOU WITH HIGH QUALITY AND DEPENDABLE VEHICLES. IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN THESE STANDARD

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    • TSB #WTY008FORM

      NHTSA ID #10090119

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

      Summary: REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE WARRANTY EXTENSION PROGRAM - IF YOU HAVE PAID TO HAVE YOUR ENGINE REPAIRED/REPLACED DUE TO CONNECTING ROD FAILURE, YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR REIMBURSEMENT FOR SOME

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    • TSB #TSBENG149

      NHTSA ID #10089301

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

      Summary: TSB: 2.4 GDI MIL ON WITH DTC(S) P0263/ P0266/ P0269/ P0272 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION ABOUT THE REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL INJECTORS IN SOME SORENTO (XMA) PRODUCED 12/17/2012~12/11/2014, OPTIMA (QF) PRODUCED 07/28/2013~10/02/2015, OP

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    • TSB #PS417

      NHTSA ID #10089625

      • Date Announced: JULY 02 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: DTC P0315 - CRANKSHAFT POSITION (CKP) SENSOR VARIATION NOT LEARNED - WHEN ENCOUNTERING A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT OF ENGINE MISFIRE WITH A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON IN THE DASH, CHECK FOR THE PRESENCE OF DTC P0315 ┐ CRANKSHAFT

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    • TSB #PS-417

      NHTSA ID #10058534

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

      Summary: KIA: CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR (CKP) VARIATION HAS NOT LEARNED CAUSING MISFIRE OF ENGINE AND MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) TO COME IN DASH. MODEL ALL. NO YEARS LISTED. *PE

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    • TSB #PS400

      NHTSA ID #10089987

      • Date Announced: APRIL 24 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: SMART PEDAL FEATURE - THE ┐SMART PEDAL┐ IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF THE ENGINE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (EMS) FUNCTIONALITY WHICH MONITORS AND PREVENTS THE SIMULTANEOUS ACTIVATION OF ACCELERATOR AND BRAKE PEDALS. WHEN ENGAGED, THE FEATURE REDU

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    • TSB #TSBSC114R1

      NHTSA ID #10089786

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 27 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN: ECM UPGRADE - MIL ON WITH DTC P0087 (SC114) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO AN ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012~2014MY SORENTO, 2012~2013MY OPTIMA, AND 2

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    • TSB #SC114OWNERSORENT

      NHTSA ID #10089790

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 11 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: OWNER LETTER: DEAR KIA SORENTO OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO UPDATE THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012-2014 MY SORENTO VEHICLES WHICH COULD OTHERWISE EXPERIENCE A DECREASE IN ACCELE

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    • TSB #SC114QA

      NHTSA ID #10089793

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Q AND A: SC114 ┐ ECU UPDATE ┐ MIL ON WITH DTC P0087 / VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN Q&A

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    • TSB #SC114DEALERSM

      NHTSA ID #10089789

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DEALER SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: ATTENTION: ALL KIA SERVICE MANAGERS - KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. WILL BE CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO UPDATE THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012-2014 MY SORENTO, 2012-2013 MY OPTIMA, AND 20

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    • TSB #PS327

      NHTSA ID #10109673

      • Date Announced: JUNE 25 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: RESETTING CYLINDER BALANCE ADAPTATION VALUES - When addressing a cylinder balance concern on a vehicle equipped with a 2.4L GDI engine, it is important to note that the DTC may recur after replacement of any faulty component(s) and

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    • TSB #PS320

      NHTSA ID #10060160

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TT038

      NHTSA ID #10060195

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #137

      NHTSA ID #10060310

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #PS539

      NHTSA ID #10133170

      • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP - ENGINE COMPONENT RE-USE GUIDELINES - In general, parts and components removed during engine repairs should be considered serviceable, and should be thoroughly cleaned and transferred to the new engine.

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    • TSB #WTY201709R4

      NHTSA ID #10115242

      • Date Announced: JULY 26 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: WARRANTY BULLETIN: 2017-09.R4 - SC147 Claims Processing Procedures - This Warranty Bulletin accompanies TSB SC147 Theta II Engine Inspection and/or Replacement and is provided to dealers for specific guidance with claim administration and p

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    • TSB #PT20201-0002R3

      NHTSA ID #10115238

      • Date Announced: JULY 14 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PARTS BULLLETIN: 20201-0002 (Revision 3.1) - This bulletin provides information related to the inspection and, if necessary, replacement of the engine assembly on certain 2011 to 2014 model year Optima, Sorento, and Sportage vehicles.

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    • TSB #WTYCS201606RETIR

      NHTSA ID #10115244

      • Date Announced: JULY 10 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: CUSTOMER SATISFACTION BULLETIN 2016-06 - RETIRED. SEE WARRANTY BULLETIN 2017-09 (SC147).

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    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #TSB-ENG137R1

      NHTSA ID #10109700

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 17 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC005) - This bulletin provides information related to extracting ?in use performance tracking? emissions data from the engine control unit (ECU) in certain vehicles sold in

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    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #TSB-FUE033

      NHTSA ID #10109811

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: FILL LEVEL LIMIT VALVE REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to the fill level limit valve (FLLV) replacement on some Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from December 17, 2012 to December 11, 2014, which may exhibit a

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    • TSB #TSB-FUE035

      NHTSA ID #10109776

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 19 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB:V6 FUEL INJECTOR REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace all the fuel injectors on some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, which may experience an intermittent rough idle on cold starts. When addressing the concern of

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    • TSB #PS327R1

      NHTSA ID #10109760

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: XM 2.4L GDI MIL ON WITH DTC ? P0269 - On some 2012-2015MY Sorento (XM) equipped with 2.4L GDI engines, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) may illuminate with the ECM system-related DTC P0269. To correct this concern, replace the

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    • TSB #PS320

      NHTSA ID #10109657

      • Date Announced: MAY 28 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PIT STOP: ROUGH IDLE AFTER COLD START ON 3.3L GDI ENGINE - When addressing a customer complaint of rough idle, which occurs only on the first start of the day and lasts for 30-45 seconds, check for the possibility of poor injector performan

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    • TSB #PS315

      NHTSA ID #10109655

      • Date Announced: MAY 19 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PIT STOP: GDI INJECTOR SPRAY TIP DEPOSITS - A design feature of vehicles equipped with a Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) system is the placement of each fuel injector directly into the engine cylinder head assembly. Therefore, it is complet

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    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

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    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #PS356

      NHTSA ID #10109791

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP AND FUEL LINE COMPATIBILITY - When replacing the High Pressure Fuel Pump of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles equipped with the 2.4L GDI engine and produced prior to July 26, 2013, refer to the table below

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    • 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

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

    • TSB #PS476_R1

      NHTSA ID #10133169

      • Date Announced: MARCH 09 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP - INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER OR HESITATION UPON ACCELERATION - RESTRICTED FUEL LINE - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. Customers may experience an intermittent lack of power or hesitation upon accele

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    • 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

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    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

    • TSB #TSB-FUE035

      NHTSA ID #10109776

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 19 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB:V6 FUEL INJECTOR REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace all the fuel injectors on some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, which may experience an intermittent rough idle on cold starts. When addressing the concern of

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    • TSB #PS327R1

      NHTSA ID #10109760

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: XM 2.4L GDI MIL ON WITH DTC ? P0269 - On some 2012-2015MY Sorento (XM) equipped with 2.4L GDI engines, the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) may illuminate with the ECM system-related DTC P0269. To correct this concern, replace the

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    • TSB #PS320

      NHTSA ID #10109657

      • Date Announced: MAY 28 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PIT STOP: ROUGH IDLE AFTER COLD START ON 3.3L GDI ENGINE - When addressing a customer complaint of rough idle, which occurs only on the first start of the day and lasts for 30-45 seconds, check for the possibility of poor injector performan

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    • TSB #PS315

      NHTSA ID #10109655

      • Date Announced: MAY 19 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PIT STOP: GDI INJECTOR SPRAY TIP DEPOSITS - A design feature of vehicles equipped with a Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) system is the placement of each fuel injector directly into the engine cylinder head assembly. Therefore, it is complet

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    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLING/CHARGING

    • TSB #TSB-FUE033

      NHTSA ID #10109811

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: FILL LEVEL LIMIT VALVE REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to the fill level limit valve (FLLV) replacement on some Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from December 17, 2012 to December 11, 2014, which may exhibit a

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    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #PS356

      NHTSA ID #10109791

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 20 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HIGH PRESSURE FUEL PUMP AND FUEL LINE COMPATIBILITY - When replacing the High Pressure Fuel Pump of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles equipped with the 2.4L GDI engine and produced prior to July 26, 2013, refer to the table below

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    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #TSBTRA049R1

      NHTSA ID #10089382

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 03 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: 6-SPD. A/T ADAPTIVE VALUE RESET /RELEARN - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURES NECESSARY TO RESET AND RELEARN THE ADAPTIVE VALUES AFTER TRANSMISSION REPLACEMENT OR REPROGRAMMING/REPLACEMENT OF THE PCM/TCM. AFTER THE ADAPTIVE VALUES A

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    • TSB #TSBTRA051R1

      NHTSA ID #10089761

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

      Summary: TSB: 6 SPD A/T SOLENOID REPLACEMENT ┐ MULTIPLE DTCS - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE REPLACEMENT OF VARIOUS SHIFT SOLENOIDS ON 6-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLES WITH DTCS P0741, P0743, P0748, P0753, P0758, P0763, P0768, P0773

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    • TSB #TSBTRA051R1

      NHTSA ID #10092147

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

      Summary: TSB: 6 SPD A/T SOLENOID REPLACEMENT ┐ MULTIPLE DTCS - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE REPLACEMENT OF VARIOUS SHIFT SOLENOIDS ON 6-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLES WITH DTCS P0741, P0743, P0748, P0753, P0758, P0763, P0768, P0773

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    • TSB #TSBTRA049

      NHTSA ID #10090431

      • Date Announced: MAY 29 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: 6-SPEED A/T TRANSMISSION ADAPTIVE VALUES RESET/RELEARN - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURES NECESSARY TO RESET AND RELEARN THE ADAPTIVE VALUES AFTER TRANSMISSION REPLACEMENT OR REPROGRAMMING/REPLACEMENT OF THE ECM/PCM.

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    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #TSBTRA051R1

      NHTSA ID #10089761

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

      Summary: TSB: 6 SPD A/T SOLENOID REPLACEMENT ┐ MULTIPLE DTCS - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE REPLACEMENT OF VARIOUS SHIFT SOLENOIDS ON 6-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLES WITH DTCS P0741, P0743, P0748, P0753, P0758, P0763, P0768, P0773

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    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

    • TSB #TSBTRA047_R2

      NHTSA ID #10130104

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB - DRIVESHAFT SERVICEABILITY - This bulletin has been revised most recently to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding axle shaft serviceability for Kia vehicles equipped with a six-speed automatic tr

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #PS474

      NHTSA ID #10116101

      • Date Announced: JUNE 27 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: TPMS SENSOR POSITION - When diagnosing TPMS-related DTCs, make sure you are investigating the correct sensor. The TPMS positioning from the manufacturer may be different from the positioning shown on a KDS.

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    • TSB #TSB-FUE033

      NHTSA ID #10109811

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: FILL LEVEL LIMIT VALVE REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to the fill level limit valve (FLLV) replacement on some Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from December 17, 2012 to December 11, 2014, which may exhibit a

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    • TSB #TSB-TRA055

      NHTSA ID #10109788

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 31 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: INHIBITOR SWITCH DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION - This bulletin gives information regarding the steps to take regarding the diagnosis of the Inhibitor Switch.

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    • TSB #TSBELE085R1

      NHTSA ID #10089303

      • Date Announced: JUNE 23 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SOFTWARE UPGRADE - MEDIA BUTTON INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM OF SOME 2014~2015MY SPORTAGE (SL), FORTE (YD), OPTIMA (TF/QF), OPTIMA HYBRID (TF HEV) AND SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHICH

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    • TSB #TSBELE108

      NHTSA ID #10089307

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT ON - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE REPLACEMENT OF THE CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY ON 2011MY ┐ 2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES. IF THE AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT IS ON WITH ANY OF THE DTCS LISTED BELOW, FOLLOW

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    • TSB #TSBELE100R3

      NHTSA ID #10089312

      • Date Announced: JUNE 08 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINATION TSB / SERVICE ACTION: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA222) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014~2016MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA)/(UMA), OPTIMA (TF HEV), FORTE (YD), SPORTAGE (SL) 2015~2016MY SEDO

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    • TSB #TSB ELE100_SA222

      NHTSA ID #10091949

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014 MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA), OPTIMA (TF/QF), FORTE (YD) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY, VOICE RECOGNITION, AND TO IMPROVE "INCOMING

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    • TSB #TSB ELE101_SA223

      NHTSA ID #10091946

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

      Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2014 MY SOUL (PS), OPTIMA (TF/QF), SORENTO (XMA), SPORTAGE (SL), RIO (UB), AND FORTE (YD) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH« CONNECTIVITY, PHONEBOOK DOWNL

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    • TSB #TSBELE101

      NHTSA ID #10089465

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

      Summary: "COMBINED TSB/SERVICE ACTION: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA 223) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2014MY SOUL (PS), OPTIMA (TF/QF), SORENTO (XMA), SPORTAGE (SL), RIO (UB), AND FORT

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    • TSB #TSBSST041

      NHTSA ID #10088983

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: KDS - AUDIO UPDATE MODULE (AUM) - THE GDS AUDIO UPDATE MODULE (AUM) WAS INTRODUCED IN FOURTH QUARTER OF 2013. THIS SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL (SST) WAS DEVELOPED TO IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF UPDATING 2010MY, AND LATER, KIA

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    • TSB #TSBELE090

      NHTSA ID #10089615

      • Date Announced: JULY 14 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ┐C┐ STATE ERROR MESSAGE ON VERSION 8.5 MAP UPDATE - THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES AN SD CARD REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE FOR CUSTOMERS THAT HAVE A SPECIFIC ERROR DISPLAYED ON THE NAVIGATION HEAD UNIT (SHOWN BELOW) AFTER PURCHASING AND INSTALLING A

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    • TSB #TSBELE089

      NHTSA ID #10092132

      • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION HEAD UNIT SD CARD REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE SD CARD EXCHANGE/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE RELATED TO ERROR MESSAGES THAT MAY BE DISPLAYED ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN WHEN THE INCORRECT SD CARD IS INSERTED. NOTE: ONLY N

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    • TSB #TSBELE085

      NHTSA ID #10089825

      • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SOFTWARE UPGRADE ┐ MEDIA BUTTON INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM OF SOME 2014~2015MY SPORTAGE (SL), FORTE (YD), OPTIMA (TF/QF), OPTIMA HYBRID (TF HEV) AND SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHICH

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    • TSB #TSBCHA047

      NHTSA ID #10089950

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AWD SYSTEM HYDRAULIC ACTUATOR REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE HYDRAULIC ACTUATOR OF SOME ALL-WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) EQUIPPED 2011~2016MY SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM MAY 6, 2010 THROUGH FEB

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    • TSB #TSBFUE028

      NHTSA ID #10089976

      • Date Announced: APRIL 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ECM UPGRADE ┐ SORENTO (XMA) 3.3 GDI MIL ON WITH DTCS P2096, P2098 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE ECM SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR SOME 2014-2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (

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    • TSB #PS365R1

      NHTSA ID #10092100

      • Date Announced: MARCH 27 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: BLUETOOTH« ISSUES AFTER IPHONE« IOS 8 SOFTWARE UPDATE - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO POSSIBLE BLUETOOTH CONCERNS WHEN USING AN IPHONE« WITH IOS 8.X (IOS 8, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.1, 8.1.2, 8.1.3, ETC.) WHILE PAIRED TO A HE

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    • TSB #PS387

      NHTSA ID #10092104

      • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: NAVIGATION HEADUNIT AND SD CARD COMPATIBILITY - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION IN REGARDS TO POSSIBLE COMPATIBILITY ISSUES BETWEEN NAVIGATION HEAD UNITS AND SD CARDS WHEN REPLACING HEAD UNITS FOR MULTIMEDIA ISSUES. IF AFTER REPL

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    • TSB #SC114OWNERSORENT

      NHTSA ID #10089790

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 11 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: OWNER LETTER: DEAR KIA SORENTO OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO UPDATE THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012-2014 MY SORENTO VEHICLES WHICH COULD OTHERWISE EXPERIENCE A DECREASE IN ACCELE

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    • TSB #SC114QA

      NHTSA ID #10089793

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Q AND A: SC114 ┐ ECU UPDATE ┐ MIL ON WITH DTC P0087 / VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN Q&A

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    • TSB #SC114DEALERSM

      NHTSA ID #10089789

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DEALER SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: ATTENTION: ALL KIA SERVICE MANAGERS - KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. WILL BE CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO UPDATE THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012-2014 MY SORENTO, 2012-2013 MY OPTIMA, AND 20

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    • TSB #PS377

      NHTSA ID #10089903

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 21 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: KOREAN ERROR MESSAGES ON NAVIGATION DISPLAY - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS ON NAVIGATION HEAD UNITS (AVN 3.0 OR AVN 3.5): * KOREAN ERROR MESSAGE THAT STARTS WITH NAVI.EXE OR * KOREA

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    • TSB #PS375

      NHTSA ID #10089908

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: INTERMITTENT NO CRANK/START - ON SOME 2014-2015MY SORENTO (XM), CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE A CONCERN RELATED TO AN INTERMITTENT NO CRANK/START, ESPECIALLY AFTER AN OVERNIGHT COLD SOAK. TO ADDRESS THIS CONCERN, REPLACE BOTH START 1 AN

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    • TSB #TSBELE076

      NHTSA ID #10090185

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AUDIO SOFTWARE UPGRADE - BLUETOOTH« CALL CUTS OFF - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE ON SOME 2014MY SORENTO (XMA) AND 2013MY RIO (UB) VEHICLES (SEE PRODUCTION DATES BELOW) WHICH MAY EXHI

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE069

      NHTSA ID #10109757

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 16 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: DRIVER?S SIDE POWER WINDOW SWITCH REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the window motor switch of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from December 17, 2012 through December 13, 2013, which may exhibit

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE057R3

      NHTSA ID #10109755

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: BCM UPGRADE - IPM LOGIC IMPROVEMENT (SA163A) - This bulletin provides information related to a software upgrade for the Instrument Panel Module (IPM) of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 22, 2013

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    • TSB #PS235R1

      NHTSA ID #10109668

      • Date Announced: JUNE 25 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HORN ANSWER BACK OR PARKING LAMPS INOP WHEN LOCKING DOORS WITH RKE/SMK FOB - When addressing a customer complaint related to an inoperative parking light confirmation flash, and/or audible answer back when locking the vehicle with

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE057R2

      NHTSA ID #10109623

      • Date Announced: MARCH 05 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BCM UPGRADE - IPM LOGIC IMPROVEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to a software upgrade for the Instrument Panel Module (IPM) of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 22, 2013 to November 15, 2013, an

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    • TSB #053

      NHTSA ID #10060115

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSB-FUE026

      NHTSA ID #10109702

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 02 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MIL ON WITH DTC P0087 - DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR - This bulletin provides information related to some Optima (TF/QF), Sportage (SL), Sorento (XM) and Cadenza (VG) vehicles, which may experience a malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) illuminate

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    • TSB #137

      NHTSA ID #10060310

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSBELE052

      NHTSA ID #10090616

      • Date Announced: JULY 16 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: "TSB: REPLACEMENT BATTERY - SERVICE INFORMATION: 2014MY SORENTO VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH A NEWLY DESIGNED BATTERY TERMINAL, TERMINAL COVER AND O.E. BATTERY. WHEN REPLACING THE ORIGINAL BATTERY, FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS BULLET

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    • TSB #PS261

      NHTSA ID #10090810

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

      Summary: PITSTOP: MODIFYING TEMPERATURE DISPLAY READOUT UNITS FROM CELSIUS TO FAHRENHEIT ON SORENTO LX - FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE BELOW TO MODIFY THE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY READOUT UNITS FROM C░ TO F░.

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    • TSB #094

      NHTSA ID #10060296

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSBGEN037R1

      NHTSA ID #10090164

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ELECTRICAL OR OTHER RELATED INFORMATION COLLECTION FOR LIMITED TIME PERIOD THROUGH 06/15/2013: KMA IS CONDUCTING A SPECIAL PHOTO AND INFORMATION COLLECTION WARRANTY TIME REIMBURSEMENT TSB TO ENHANCE THE COMMUNICATION AND FINDINGS AT TH

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

    • TSB #TSBELE052

      NHTSA ID #10090616

      • Date Announced: JULY 16 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: "TSB: REPLACEMENT BATTERY - SERVICE INFORMATION: 2014MY SORENTO VEHICLES ARE EQUIPPED WITH A NEWLY DESIGNED BATTERY TERMINAL, TERMINAL COVER AND O.E. BATTERY. WHEN REPLACING THE ORIGINAL BATTERY, FOLLOW THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS BULLET

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    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.

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    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10109722

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

      Summary: TECH TIP: Finding the correct wiring diagram for reverse input into audio head unit - If this vehicle is equipped with Navigation, then see wiring diagram for ?Back-Up Lamps? and you will see the Back-Up input into the audio unit. Also veri

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    DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

    • TSB #TSB-ELE057R3

      NHTSA ID #10109755

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: BCM UPGRADE - IPM LOGIC IMPROVEMENT (SA163A) - This bulletin provides information related to a software upgrade for the Instrument Panel Module (IPM) of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 22, 2013

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE057R2

      NHTSA ID #10109623

      • Date Announced: MARCH 05 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BCM UPGRADE - IPM LOGIC IMPROVEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to a software upgrade for the Instrument Panel Module (IPM) of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 22, 2013 to November 15, 2013, an

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    • TSB #057-REV2A

      NHTSA ID #10072917

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #TSBELE091R3

      NHTSA ID #10126423

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 20 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB - IDENTIFYING HEAD UNIT SOFTWARE VERSION FOR DIRECT EXCHANGE - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to identify and record the head unit software level on various head unit platforms and generations.

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE101R3

      NHTSA ID #10109837

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the base audio system software of some 2014MY Soul (PS), Sorento (XMa), Optima (TF, QF), Forte (YD), Sportage (SL), and Rio (UB) vehicles, to improve Blueto

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    • TSB #TSB-ENG160R1

      NHTSA ID #10109774

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

      Summary: TSB: ECU UPGRADE ? MIL ON WITH DTC(s) P0420/P0171 - This bulletin provides information related to the ECU software upgrade for some 2012~2015MY Optima (QF) vehicles, produced from August 12, 2011 to October 2, 2015, some 2012~2015MY Sorento

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    • TSB #TSB-ENG160

      NHTSA ID #10109683

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 11 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ECU UPGRADE ? MIL ON WITH DTC(s) P0420/P0171 - This bulletin provides information related to the ECU software upgrade for some 2012~2015MY Optima (QF) vehicles, produced from August 12, 2011 to October 2, 2015, some 2012~2015MY Sorento

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    • TSB #TSBELE085R1

      NHTSA ID #10089303

      • Date Announced: JUNE 23 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SOFTWARE UPGRADE - MEDIA BUTTON INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM OF SOME 2014~2015MY SPORTAGE (SL), FORTE (YD), OPTIMA (TF/QF), OPTIMA HYBRID (TF HEV) AND SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHICH

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    • TSB #TSBELE100R3

      NHTSA ID #10089312

      • Date Announced: JUNE 08 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINATION TSB / SERVICE ACTION: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA222) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014~2016MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA)/(UMA), OPTIMA (TF HEV), FORTE (YD), SPORTAGE (SL) 2015~2016MY SEDO

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE-100R2

      NHTSA ID #10079901

      • Date Announced: APRIL 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINATION TSB / SERVICE ACTION: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA222) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014~2016MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA), OPTIMA (TF/QF), FORTE (YD) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO ADDRESS

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    • TSB #TSB ELE100_SA222

      NHTSA ID #10091949

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014 MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA), OPTIMA (TF/QF), FORTE (YD) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY, VOICE RECOGNITION, AND TO IMPROVE "INCOMING

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    • TSB #TSBSST041

      NHTSA ID #10088983

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: KDS - AUDIO UPDATE MODULE (AUM) - THE GDS AUDIO UPDATE MODULE (AUM) WAS INTRODUCED IN FOURTH QUARTER OF 2013. THIS SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL (SST) WAS DEVELOPED TO IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF UPDATING 2010MY, AND LATER, KIA

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE091R1

      NHTSA ID #10116821

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 12 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: IDENTIFYING HEAD UNIT SOFTWARE VERSION FOR DIRECT EXCHANGE - Identifying Head Unit Software Version For Direct Exchange (ELE091) (Rev 1) - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to identify and record the head unit software level

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    • TSB #TSBELE089

      NHTSA ID #10089742

      • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION HEAD UNIT SD CARD REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE SD CARD EXCHANGE/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE RELATED TO ERROR MESSAGES THAT MAY BE DISPLAYED ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN WHEN THE INCORRECT SD CARD IS INSERTED. NOTE: ONLY N

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    • TSB #TSBELE085

      NHTSA ID #10089825

      • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SOFTWARE UPGRADE ┐ MEDIA BUTTON INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM OF SOME 2014~2015MY SPORTAGE (SL), FORTE (YD), OPTIMA (TF/QF), OPTIMA HYBRID (TF HEV) AND SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHICH

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    • TSB #TSBFUE028

      NHTSA ID #10089976

      • Date Announced: APRIL 09 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ECM UPGRADE ┐ SORENTO (XMA) 3.3 GDI MIL ON WITH DTCS P2096, P2098 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE ECM SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR SOME 2014-2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE A MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (

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    • TSB #TSBSC114R1

      NHTSA ID #10089786

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 27 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN: ECM UPGRADE - MIL ON WITH DTC P0087 (SC114) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO AN ECM SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR THE ENGINE CONTROL UNIT (ECU) IN CERTAIN 2012~2014MY SORENTO, 2012~2013MY OPTIMA, AND 2

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    • TSB #076

      NHTSA ID #10060130

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE062R2

      NHTSA ID #10109794

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 03 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION UNIT SOFTWARE UPGRADE - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the navigation system software on some 2014MY Cadenza (VG) Sorento (XMa) and Optima (TF/QF) vehicles, produced from March 11, 2013 through January 24

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE057R2

      NHTSA ID #10109623

      • Date Announced: MARCH 05 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BCM UPGRADE - IPM LOGIC IMPROVEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to a software upgrade for the Instrument Panel Module (IPM) of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 22, 2013 to November 15, 2013, an

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE053R1

      NHTSA ID #10109727

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 28 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO UPGRADE ? SORENTO (XM) AND FORTE (YD) - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the UVO system on some 2014MY Sorento (XM), produced from January 22, 2013 through April 30, 2013, and 2014MY Forte (YD), produced from Janu

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    • TSB #057

      NHTSA ID #10060117

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #057-REV3A

      NHTSA ID #10072918

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #054

      NHTSA ID #10060283

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #061

      NHTSA ID #10060289

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSB-CLI022

      NHTSA ID #10109698

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

      Summary: TSB: HVAC CONTROL UNIT LOGIC IMPROVEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to HVAC controller software upgrade for 2014MY Sorento vehicles, produced from January 24, 2013 to September 22, 2013, equipped with Auto (FATC) or Manual

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    • TSB #PS248

      NHTSA ID #10060240

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS254

      NHTSA ID #10060311

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #PS493

      NHTSA ID #10109855

      • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: DEFOGGING LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Starting with 2010MY, all Kia vehicles, except Rio (JB), incorporate a defogging logic to prevent the interior windows from becoming excessively fogged. Depending on the spe

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    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #TSB-ELE069

      NHTSA ID #10109757

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 16 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: DRIVER?S SIDE POWER WINDOW SWITCH REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the window motor switch of some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from December 17, 2012 through December 13, 2013, which may exhibit

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE-069

      NHTSA ID #10056508

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

      Summary: KIA: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE MOTOR SWITCH FOR THE DRIVER'S SIDE POWER WINDOW NEEDS TO BE REPLACED AND PROCEDURE INFORMATION HAS BEEN PROVIDED. MODEL 2014 SORENTO. *PE

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    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

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    VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

    • TSB #ELE069

      NHTSA ID #10057002

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

      Summary: KIA: MY SORENTO 2014: THE WINDOW MOTOR SWITCH REQUIRES REPLACEMENT, BEFORE REPAIRS ARE DONE VERIFY THAT THE ELE057/SA163 HAS BEEN PERFORMED. *LJ

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    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #WTY003BULLETIN

      NHTSA ID #10094565

      • Date Announced: JUNE 22 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: WARRANTY BULLETIN: WTY003 - 2011-2015 MY SORENTO DRIVER'S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY WARRANTY EXTENSION (WTY003) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE REPLACEMENT OF THE DRIVER┐S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY ON T

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    • TSB #WTY003OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10094570

      • Date Announced: JUNE 18 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: OWNER LETTER: WTY003 - DEAR KIA SORENTO OWNER: KIA IS EXTENDING THE WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE DRIVER┐S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY TO 15 YEARS WITH UNLIMITED MILEAGE, STARTING FROM THE DATE OF FIRST SERVICE. THE CLOCKSPRING IS AN ELE

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    • TSB #WTY003QA

      NHTSA ID #10094571

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: Q AND A: WTY003 - 2011-2015 MY SORENTO DRIVER┐S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY KIA NEW VEHICLE LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION Q & A

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    • TSB #WTY003DEALERPSM

      NHTSA ID #10094569

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DEALER PARTS AND SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: WTY003 - KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS EXTENDING THE WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE DRIVER┐S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY ON THE 2011-2015 MY SORENTO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM 10/24/2009 THROUGH 12/17

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    • TSB #TSBELE108

      NHTSA ID #10089307

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT ON - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE REPLACEMENT OF THE CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY ON 2011MY ┐ 2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES. IF THE AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT IS ON WITH ANY OF THE DTCS LISTED BELOW, FOLLOW

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    • TSB #WTY003FORM

      NHTSA ID #10094568

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM: WTY003 - IF YOU HAVE PAID TO HAVE THE AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY REPLACED, YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR REIMBURSEMENT FOR SOME OR ALL OF THAT EXPENSE. MAIL THIS COMPLETED REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM TO KIA, A

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    • TSB #WTY003DEALERP

      NHTSA ID #10094567

      • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DEALER PRINCIPAL MEMO: WTY003 - KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS EXTENDING THE WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR THE DRIVER┐S FRONT AIRBAG CLOCK SPRING ASSEMBLY ON 2011-2015 MY SORENTO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM 10/24/2009 THROUGH 12/17/2014, TO FIFTEEN (1

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    STRUCTURE: FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

    • TSB #TSB-SC141R1

      NHTSA ID #10109817

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 28 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SC141 - SERVICE CAMPAIGN - APPLICATION OF ADDITIONAL ANTI-CORROSION MATERIAL - To improve customer satisfaction, Kia is launching this service campaign to apply additional anti-corrosion material to the underbody components of certain

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    • TSB #SC141OWNERXM

      NHTSA ID #10109878

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 08 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC141 - SORENTO OWNER LETTER - Dear Kia Sorento Owner: Kia Motors America, Inc. is conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign to apply additional anti-corrosion material to the underbody components of certain 2011-2014 MY Sorento vehicles that

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    • TSB #TSB-SC141

      NHTSA ID #10109874

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 06 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SC141 - SERVICE CAMPAIGN - APPLICATION OF ADDITIONAL ANTI-CORROSION MATERIAL - To improve customer satisfaction, Kia is launching this service campaign to apply additional anti-corrosion material to the underbody components of certain

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    • TSB #SC141DP

      NHTSA ID #10109875

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: DEALER PRINCIPAL MEMO: SC141 - SERVICE CAMPAIGN - Attention: All Kia Dealer Principals - Kia Motors America, Inc. will be conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign, as a preventative measure, to apply additional anti-corrosion material to the

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    • TSB #SC141DPSM

      NHTSA ID #10109876

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: SC141 - SERVICE CAMPAIGN - Attention: All Kia Service Managers - Kia Motors America, Inc. will be conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign, as a preventative measure, to apply additional anti-corrosion material to the u

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    • TSB #SC141QA

      NHTSA ID #10109877

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN SC141 ? UNDERBODY ? ADDITIONAL ANTI-CORROSION TREATMENT

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

    • TSB #TSB-BOD162R1

      NHTSA ID #10109831

      • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BACKUP WARNING SYSTEM MALFUNCTION - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace ALL four (4) backup warning sensors on some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 8, 2013 through November 1, 2013, which may experience

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    • TSB #TSB-ACC007R1

      NHTSA ID #10109726

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SORENTO STAINLESS BUMPER PROTECTOR SEPARATING - Some 2014MY Sorento vehicles, equipped with a Kia accessory Stainless Rear Bumper Protector, may exhibit a condition where the stainless insert is separating from the protector base, as s

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #TSB BOD117_SA200

      NHTSA ID #10091948

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO REPLACE THE EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP OF SOME 2015-2015 MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM OCTOBER 1, 2013 THROUGH MAY 14, 2014, WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE A LOOSE OR MISSING EXTERIOR REAR DOOR HA

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    • TSB #TSBBOD117R1

      NHTSA ID #10089462

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINED TSB /SERVICE ACTION: EXTERIOR REAR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP(S) REPLACEMENT (SA 200) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO REPLACE THE EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP OF SOME 2014~2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM OCTOBER 1

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #PS291

      NHTSA ID #10109719

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 28 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: TAILGATE WILL NOT OPEN OR CLOSES AGAIN AFTER STARTING TO OPEN - A customer complaint of a Power Tailgate System (PTGS) intermittently inoperative for a period of time or a Power Tailgate which starts to open but then immediately re

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    • TSB #TSBBOD094

      NHTSA ID #10090712

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

      Summary: TSB: LIFTER BRACKET REPLACEMENT FOR SORENTO POWER TAILGATE SYSTEM - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO RESOLVE A CONCERN WITH THE OPERATION OF THE POWER TAILGATE SYSTEM (PTGS) ON SOME SORENTO VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM S.O.P. TO FEBRUARY

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    • TSB #PS270

      NHTSA ID #10090743

      • Date Announced: MARCH 22 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: POWER TAILGATE SYSTEM RE-INITIALIZATION PROCEDURE - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO RE-INITIALIZE THE POWER TAILGATE SYSTEM (PTGS) ON ALL SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES (IF EQUIPPED).

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    • TSB #PS270

      NHTSA ID #10060256

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

    • TSB #TSB-SST033

      NHTSA ID #10109631

      • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL FOR HOOD RELEASE LEVER REMOVAL - This bulletin provides information related to the introduction of a new Special Service Tool (SST) (A) developed to prevent the hood release lever pivot point (B) from being damaged

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    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

    • TSB #TSB-GEN085

      NHTSA ID #10109777

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 04 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE - By design, certain fasteners utilized in various Kia models are strictly intended for ?one time use?. Though not limited to the following, some examples are: axle shaft nuts with sta

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    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #PS235R1

      NHTSA ID #10109668

      • Date Announced: JUNE 25 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HORN ANSWER BACK OR PARKING LAMPS INOP WHEN LOCKING DOORS WITH RKE/SMK FOB - When addressing a customer complaint related to an inoperative parking light confirmation flash, and/or audible answer back when locking the vehicle with

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    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

    • TSB #TSB-SST033

      NHTSA ID #10109631

      • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL FOR HOOD RELEASE LEVER REMOVAL - This bulletin provides information related to the introduction of a new Special Service Tool (SST) (A) developed to prevent the hood release lever pivot point (B) from being damaged

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    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

    • TSB #PS476_R1

      NHTSA ID #10133169

      • Date Announced: MARCH 09 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP - INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER OR HESITATION UPON ACCELERATION - RESTRICTED FUEL LINE - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. Customers may experience an intermittent lack of power or hesitation upon accele

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    • TSB #PS400

      NHTSA ID #10089987

      • Date Announced: APRIL 24 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: SMART PEDAL FEATURE - THE ┐SMART PEDAL┐ IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF THE ENGINE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (EMS) FUNCTIONALITY WHICH MONITORS AND PREVENTS THE SIMULTANEOUS ACTIVATION OF ACCELERATOR AND BRAKE PEDALS. WHEN ENGAGED, THE FEATURE REDU

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    TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

    • TSB #TSBCHA070

      NHTSA ID #10089588

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 23 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: TPMS SENSOR INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO REPLACE ALL TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) SENSORS ON 2014MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHEN ANY OF THE TPMS SENSORS ARE CONFIRMED INOPERATIVE. TO ENHANCE CUSTOMER

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    WHEELS

    • TSB #VSC148TSB

      NHTSA ID #10109848

      • Date Announced: MAY 15 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: REAR WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HOUSING COVER INSPECTION AND/OR REPLACEMENT (SC148) - VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to inspect, clean and seal or, if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor (WS

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    • TSB #VSC148OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10109846

      • Date Announced: MAY 12 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148OWNER - OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTER -Notifying owners that Kia is conducting a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011-2015 MY Sorento 2-

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    • TSB #VSC148DP

      NHTSA ID #10109844

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DP - DEALER PRINCIPAL NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 - 2015 MY Sorento

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    • TSB #VSC148DPSM

      NHTSA ID #10109845

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148DPSM - DEALER PARTS & SERVICE MANAGER NOTIFICATION LETTER - Notifies dealer principals of a Voluntary Service Campaign to inspect, clean, and seal, or if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor housing covers on certain 2011 -

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    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.

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    SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #PS262

      NHTSA ID #10090808

      • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: RATTLE NOISE FROM 2ND ROW SEAT HEADRESTS - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING A POTENTIAL RATTLE NOISE CONCERN FROM THE 2ND ROW SEAT HEADRESTS ON SOME SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES.

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    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

    • TSB #VSC148TSB

      NHTSA ID #10109848

      • Date Announced: MAY 15 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: REAR WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HOUSING COVER INSPECTION AND/OR REPLACEMENT (SC148) - VOLUNTARY SERVICE CAMPAIGN - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to inspect, clean and seal or, if necessary, replace the rear wheel speed sensor (WS

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    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #TSB-BOD162R1

      NHTSA ID #10109831

      • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BACKUP WARNING SYSTEM MALFUNCTION - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace ALL four (4) backup warning sensors on some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 8, 2013 through November 1, 2013, which may experience

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    BACK OVER PREVENTION: WARNINGS

    • TSB #TSB-BOD162

      NHTSA ID #10109823

      • Date Announced: MARCH 20 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BACKUP WARNING SYSTEM MALFUNCTION - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace ALL four (4) backup warning sensors on some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, produced from January 8, 2013 through November 1, 2013, which may experience

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    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

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    • TSB #TSBELE077

      NHTSA ID #10090187

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2014
      • 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 BELOW FOR SPECIFIC MODELS AND PRODUCTION DATES) WHICH MAY EXHIBIT INADEQUATE IM

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    COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #PS235R1

      NHTSA ID #10109668

      • Date Announced: JUNE 25 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HORN ANSWER BACK OR PARKING LAMPS INOP WHEN LOCKING DOORS WITH RKE/SMK FOB - When addressing a customer complaint related to an inoperative parking light confirmation flash, and/or audible answer back when locking the vehicle with

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    COMMUNICATIONS:BACK UP ALARM

    • TSB #TSBELE077

      NHTSA ID #10090187

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2014
      • 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 BELOW FOR SPECIFIC MODELS AND PRODUCTION DATES) WHICH MAY EXHIBIT INADEQUATE IM

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    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #TSBELE145

      NHTSA ID #10133179

      • Date Announced: MARCH 12 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB - HEAD UNIT MISMATCH WITH MICROPHONE - This bulletin provides information regarding correct 3.3 Volt and 8 Volt microphone (MIC) matching with head unit part numbers on some 2014-2015MY vehicles.

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    • TSB #WTY008DEALERPSM

      NHTSA ID #10090117

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

      Summary: DEALER PARTS AND SERVICE MANAGER MEMO: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE - EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. HAS EXTENDED THE WARRANTY COVERAGE OF THE KIA NEW VEHICLE LIMITED WARRANTY FOR THE SHORT BLOCK ASSEMBLY (

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    • TSB #WTY008FORM

      NHTSA ID #10090119

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

      Summary: REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE WARRANTY EXTENSION PROGRAM - IF YOU HAVE PAID TO HAVE YOUR ENGINE REPAIRED/REPLACED DUE TO CONNECTING ROD FAILURE, YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR REIMBURSEMENT FOR SOME

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    • TSB #WTY008OWNER

      NHTSA ID #10090120

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

      Summary: OWNER LETTER: WTY008 - 2012-2014 MY SORENTO 2.4L GDI ENGINE WARRANTY EXTENSION - DEAR KIA SORENTO VEHICLE OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA TAKES PRIDE IN PROVIDING YOU WITH HIGH QUALITY AND DEPENDABLE VEHICLES. IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN THESE STANDARD

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    • TSB #TSB BOD117_SA200

      NHTSA ID #10091948

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO REPLACE THE EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP OF SOME 2015-2015 MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM OCTOBER 1, 2013 THROUGH MAY 14, 2014, WHICH MAY EXPERIENCE A LOOSE OR MISSING EXTERIOR REAR DOOR HA

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    • TSB #TSBBOD117R1

      NHTSA ID #10089462

      • Date Announced: MARCH 17 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINED TSB /SERVICE ACTION: EXTERIOR REAR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP(S) REPLACEMENT (SA 200) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO REPLACE THE EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRIM CAP OF SOME 2014~2015MY SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM OCTOBER 1

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    • TSB #TSBELE085

      NHTSA ID #10089825

      • Date Announced: MAY 13 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SOFTWARE UPGRADE ┐ MEDIA BUTTON INOPERATIVE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM OF SOME 2014~2015MY SPORTAGE (SL), FORTE (YD), OPTIMA (TF/QF), OPTIMA HYBRID (TF HEV) AND SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES, WHICH

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    • TSB #TSBCHA047

      NHTSA ID #10089950

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AWD SYSTEM HYDRAULIC ACTUATOR REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE HYDRAULIC ACTUATOR OF SOME ALL-WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) EQUIPPED 2011~2016MY SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM MAY 6, 2010 THROUGH FEB

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    • TSB #PS365R1

      NHTSA ID #10092100

      • Date Announced: MARCH 27 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: BLUETOOTH« ISSUES AFTER IPHONE« IOS 8 SOFTWARE UPDATE - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO POSSIBLE BLUETOOTH CONCERNS WHEN USING AN IPHONE« WITH IOS 8.X (IOS 8, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.1, 8.1.2, 8.1.3, ETC.) WHILE PAIRED TO A HE

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    • TSB #PS377

      NHTSA ID #10089903

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 21 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: KOREAN ERROR MESSAGES ON NAVIGATION DISPLAY - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS ON NAVIGATION HEAD UNITS (AVN 3.0 OR AVN 3.5): * KOREAN ERROR MESSAGE THAT STARTS WITH NAVI.EXE OR * KOREA

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    • TSB #TSBELE076

      NHTSA ID #10090185

      • Date Announced: DECEMBER 05 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: AUDIO SOFTWARE UPGRADE - BLUETOOTH« CALL CUTS OFF - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE ON SOME 2014MY SORENTO (XMA) AND 2013MY RIO (UB) VEHICLES (SEE PRODUCTION DATES BELOW) WHICH MAY EXHI

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    • TSB #PS334

      NHTSA ID #10060171

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS327

      NHTSA ID #10109673

      • Date Announced: JUNE 25 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: RESETTING CYLINDER BALANCE ADAPTATION VALUES - When addressing a cylinder balance concern on a vehicle equipped with a 2.4L GDI engine, it is important to note that the DTC may recur after replacement of any faulty component(s) and

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    • TSB #PS323

      NHTSA ID #10060162

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TT038

      NHTSA ID #10060195

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10060194

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS284

      NHTSA ID #10060257

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #053

      NHTSA ID #10060115

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSB-CLI022

      NHTSA ID #10109698

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

      Summary: TSB: HVAC CONTROL UNIT LOGIC IMPROVEMENT - This bulletin provides information related to HVAC controller software upgrade for 2014MY Sorento vehicles, produced from January 24, 2013 to September 22, 2013, equipped with Auto (FATC) or Manual

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    • TSB #22

      NHTSA ID #10059888

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSBBOD102

      NHTSA ID #10090623

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 30 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SEAT BACK COVER REMOVAL PROCEDURE - THIS BULLETIN OUTLINES THE PROCEDURE FOR THE REMOVAL OF THE FRONT SEAT BACK COVERS ON OPTIMA (QF) AND SORENTO (XMA).

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    • TSB #PS262

      NHTSA ID #10090808

      • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: RATTLE NOISE FROM 2ND ROW SEAT HEADRESTS - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING A POTENTIAL RATTLE NOISE CONCERN FROM THE 2ND ROW SEAT HEADRESTS ON SOME SORENTO (XMA) VEHICLES.

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    • TSB #PS270

      NHTSA ID #10060256

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #094

      NHTSA ID #10060296

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #007

      NHTSA ID #10059884

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSBGEN037R1

      NHTSA ID #10090164

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: ELECTRICAL OR OTHER RELATED INFORMATION COLLECTION FOR LIMITED TIME PERIOD THROUGH 06/15/2013: KMA IS CONDUCTING A SPECIAL PHOTO AND INFORMATION COLLECTION WARRANTY TIME REIMBURSEMENT TSB TO ENHANCE THE COMMUNICATION AND FINDINGS AT TH

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #TSBELE145_R1

      NHTSA ID #10136499

      • Date Announced: APRIL 06 2018
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB - HEAD UNIT MISMATCH WITH MICROPHONE - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding correct 3.3 Volt and 8 Volt microphone (MIC) matching with head unit part numbers on

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE091R1

      NHTSA ID #10116821

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 12 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: IDENTIFYING HEAD UNIT SOFTWARE VERSION FOR DIRECT EXCHANGE - Identifying Head Unit Software Version For Direct Exchange (ELE091) (Rev 1) - This bulletin provides the procedure on how to identify and record the head unit software level

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    • TSB #076

      NHTSA ID #10060130

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #TSB-TRA051

      NHTSA ID #10109652

      • Date Announced: MAY 22 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: 6 SPD A/T SOLENOID REPLACEMENT ? DTC P0741 - This bulletin provides information relating to the replacement of the Damper Clutch (D/C) Solenoid on 6-speed automatic transaxles with DTC P0741 (active or history), instead of replacing th

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    • TSB #PS307

      NHTSA ID #10060153

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #057

      NHTSA ID #10060117

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #061

      NHTSA ID #10060289

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #054

      NHTSA ID #10060283

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS254R1

      NHTSA ID #10116826

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: IMPROPER MAP DATA ERROR WHEN INSTALLING SD CARD - This article provides information regarding a potential error message which may be received on some 2014 MY Sorento vehicles.

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    • TSB #PS254

      NHTSA ID #10060311

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS248

      NHTSA ID #10060240

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

    • TSB #TSB-ELE101R3

      NHTSA ID #10109837

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the base audio system software of some 2014MY Soul (PS), Sorento (XMa), Optima (TF, QF), Forte (YD), Sportage (SL), and Rio (UB) vehicles, to improve Blueto

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE100R4

      NHTSA ID #10109836

      • Date Announced: APRIL 17 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the UVO system on some 2014-2016MY Soul (PS), Sorento (XMa)/(UMa), Optima (TF HEV), Forte (YD), Sportage (SL), 2015-2016MY Sedona (YP), and 2014-2015(MY) Optima (Q

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    • TSB #TSBELE101

      NHTSA ID #10089465

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

      Summary: "COMBINED TSB/SERVICE ACTION: BASE AUDIO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA 223) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE BASE AUDIO SYSTEM SOFTWARE OF SOME 2014MY SOUL (PS), OPTIMA (TF/QF), SORENTO (XMA), SPORTAGE (SL), RIO (UB), AND FORT

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    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #TSBELE061CLOSED

      NHTSA ID #10116114

      • Date Announced: JUNE 30 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB CLOSED: SERVICE ACTION: SOUL (PS), OPTIMA (QF) AND SORENTO (XM) NAVIGATION SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA161) - ELE061 / SA161 CLOSED

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    • TSB #TSBELE089

      NHTSA ID #10092132

      • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION HEAD UNIT SD CARD REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE SD CARD EXCHANGE/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE RELATED TO ERROR MESSAGES THAT MAY BE DISPLAYED ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN WHEN THE INCORRECT SD CARD IS INSERTED. NOTE: ONLY N

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    • TSB #TSBELE089

      NHTSA ID #10089742

      • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION HEAD UNIT SD CARD REPLACEMENT - THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES THE SD CARD EXCHANGE/REPLACEMENT PROCEDURE RELATED TO ERROR MESSAGES THAT MAY BE DISPLAYED ON THE NAVIGATION SCREEN WHEN THE INCORRECT SD CARD IS INSERTED. NOTE: ONLY N

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    • TSB #PS387

      NHTSA ID #10092104

      • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: NAVIGATION HEADUNIT AND SD CARD COMPATIBILITY - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION IN REGARDS TO POSSIBLE COMPATIBILITY ISSUES BETWEEN NAVIGATION HEAD UNITS AND SD CARDS WHEN REPLACING HEAD UNITS FOR MULTIMEDIA ISSUES. IF AFTER REPL

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    • TSB #PS377

      NHTSA ID #10089903

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 21 2015
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: KOREAN ERROR MESSAGES ON NAVIGATION DISPLAY - THIS ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS ON NAVIGATION HEAD UNITS (AVN 3.0 OR AVN 3.5): * KOREAN ERROR MESSAGE THAT STARTS WITH NAVI.EXE OR * KOREA

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE062R2

      NHTSA ID #10109794

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 03 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION UNIT SOFTWARE UPGRADE - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the navigation system software on some 2014MY Cadenza (VG) Sorento (XMa) and Optima (TF/QF) vehicles, produced from March 11, 2013 through January 24

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    • TSB #TSB-GEN065

      NHTSA ID #10109739

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 06 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: NAVIGATION UNIT PART NUMBER AND SD CARD COMPATIBILITY - This bulletin provides information regarding navigation unit part numbers, and compatible SD Card part numbers, for some Cadenza (VG), Sorento (XMa) and Forte (YD) vehicles.

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    • TSB #PS318

      NHTSA ID #10109670

      • Date Announced: JUNE 06 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: DIAGNOSING SIRIUS TRAFFIC ISSUES - This article provides diagnostic information in regards to specific Sirius traffic customer complaints, as detailed in this Article.

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    • TSB #TT036

      NHTSA ID #10060194

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    • TSB #PS254R1

      NHTSA ID #10116826

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2013
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: IMPROPER MAP DATA ERROR WHEN INSTALLING SD CARD - This article provides information regarding a potential error message which may be received on some 2014 MY Sorento vehicles.

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    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #PS493

      NHTSA ID #10109855

      • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: DEFOGGING LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Starting with 2010MY, all Kia vehicles, except Rio (JB), incorporate a defogging logic to prevent the interior windows from becoming excessively fogged. Depending on the spe

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    • TSB #PS266R1

      NHTSA ID #10090945

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: HVAC RECEIVER/DRYER - DESICCANT REPLACEMENT - IN THE EVENT OF A HVAC SYSTEM CONCERN IN WHICH METAL PARTICLES OR SHARDS HAVE CONTAMINATED THE SYSTEM, THE DESICCANT OR THE ENTIRE A/C RECEIVER/DRYER ASSEMBLY MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED. T

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    • TSB #TSB-CLI024

      NHTSA ID #10109666

      • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: TESTING A/C COMPRESSOR FUNCTION USING GDS - This bulletin provides information on a new procedure to test A/C compressor function using the GDS.

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    • TSB #22

      NHTSA ID #10059888

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

    • TSB #TSB-GEN085R1

      NHTSA ID #10109812

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 18 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE - By design, certain fasteners, which are designed to lock into place once fully attached, are utilized in various Kia models and are strictly intended for ?one time use.? Some example

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    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #WTY201709R5

      NHTSA ID #10119127

      • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: WTY - SC147 Claims Processing Procedures - REVISED - Authorization of Claims Processing for SC147 - See this bulletin for specific handling procedures regarding SC147.

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    • TSB #VSC148QA

      NHTSA ID #10109847

      • Date Announced: MAY 09 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: SC148QA - CAMPAIGN QUESTION AND ANSWERS REGARDING SC148QA

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    • TSB #TSB-TRA055

      NHTSA ID #10109788

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 31 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: INHIBITOR SWITCH DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION - This bulletin gives information regarding the steps to take regarding the diagnosis of the Inhibitor Switch.

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE-100R2

      NHTSA ID #10079901

      • Date Announced: APRIL 21 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: COMBINATION TSB / SERVICE ACTION: UVO SYSTEM UPGRADE (SA222) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR UPGRADING THE UVO SYSTEM ON SOME 2014~2016MY SOUL (PS), SORENTO (XMA), OPTIMA (TF/QF), FORTE (YD) AND SPORTAGE (SL) VEHICLES TO ADDRESS

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    • TSB #TT016

      NHTSA ID #10060652

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

      Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #TSB-BOD167

      NHTSA ID #10109833

      • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: EXTERIOR EMBLEM REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the front and rear Kia emblems on some 2014-2015MY Optima (QF) and replace the front and if necessary, the rear emblems on some 2014-2015MY Sorento (XMa) veh

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    • TSB #TSB-GEN085R1

      NHTSA ID #10109812

      • Date Announced: JANUARY 18 2017
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE - By design, certain fasteners, which are designed to lock into place once fully attached, are utilized in various Kia models and are strictly intended for ?one time use.? Some example

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    • TSB #TSB-GEN085

      NHTSA ID #10109777

      • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 04 2016
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE - By design, certain fasteners utilized in various Kia models are strictly intended for ?one time use?. Though not limited to the following, some examples are: axle shaft nuts with sta

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    • TSB #TSB-GEN057

      NHTSA ID #10109787

      • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: GENERAL INFORMATION AND DIAGNOSIS FOR SMART KEY FOB SYSTEMS AND START/STOP BUTTONS - This bulletin provides information related to the Smart Key Systems on vehicles equipped with A/T (automatic transaxle) and Start/Stop Buttons (SSB).

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    • TSB #PS334

      NHTSA ID #10109749

      • Date Announced: AUGUST 11 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PITSTOP: WIND NOISE AFTER CROSS BAR INSTALLATION - Tips on diagnosing wind noise after cross bar installation. When diagnosing a concern related to wind noise coming from the roof area and the vehicle is equipped with the OE roof rack cross

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    • TSB #PS323

      NHTSA ID #10109671

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

      Summary: PITSTOP: INTERMITTENT POPPING NOISE FROM REAR OVER BUMPS - On some 2014MY Sorento (XMa) vehicles, built before September 26, 2013, a customer may complain of a very intermittent light knock, or popping noise, heard from the rear of the vehi

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    • TSB #PS307

      NHTSA ID #10109633

      • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: PIT STOP: PROGRAMMING A THIRD SMART KEY ON CERTAIN 2014-15MY VEHICLES - In past Smart Key systems, the maximum amount of keys that could be programmed to a vehicle was 2. On certain 2014-15MY Kia vehicles, the amount of keys that can be pro

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    • TSB #TSB-ELE053R1

      NHTSA ID #10109727

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 28 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: UVO UPGRADE ? SORENTO (XM) AND FORTE (YD) - This bulletin provides the procedure for upgrading the UVO system on some 2014MY Sorento (XM), produced from January 22, 2013 through April 30, 2013, and 2014MY Forte (YD), produced from Janu

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    • TSB #TSB-ACC007R1

      NHTSA ID #10109726

      • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 07 2014
      • Additional Info: How to Fix

      Summary: TSB: SORENTO STAINLESS BUMPER PROTECTOR SEPARATING - Some 2014MY Sorento vehicles, equipped with a Kia accessory Stainless Rear Bumper Protector, may exhibit a condition where the stainless insert is separating from the protector base, as s

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