2011 Kia Rio brakes NHTSA complaints: Service Brakes

NHTSA — Service Brakes Problems

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CarComplaints.com Notes: The only reason we don't give the 2011 Kia Rio our top award is because of mediocre crash test ratings.

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
45,614 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2011 Kia Rio brakes problems

brakes problem

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2011 Kia Rio Owner Comments

problem #2

Mar 282014

Rio

  • 40,828 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

I was in collision on 3/28. I hit another car from the back. The airbags did not deploy. I hit my head on the steering wheel. I had my seat belt on. I was sent to the hospital via ambulance. The car was a total loss. Updated 07/16/14 updated 3/17/2015

- New London, CT, USA

problem #1

Oct 142013

Rio 4-cyl

  • 50,400 miles
The contact owns a 2011 Kia Rio. The contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the steering wheel jerked from left to right when the brakes were depressed without warning. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the technician stated that the brake disks needed to be turned. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was notified. The failure mileage was 50,400.

- Pflugerville, TX, USA

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