Kia Recalls Vehicles for Premature Bearing Wear Featured
11 April 2017
Kia Motor Co. is recalling 618,160 2011-2014 Optima, 2012-2014 Sorento and 2011-2013 Sportage vehicles. Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine.Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engine assembly, and replace the engine if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 25. Kia's number for this recall is SC147.