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2012 Kia Rio
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2012 Rio Problems by Category
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- AC / heater problems1
- electrical problems1NHTSA complaints: 5
- engine problems1NHTSA complaints: 9
- fuel system problems1NHTSA complaints: 2
- miscellaneous problems1NHTSA complaints: 2
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 6
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 2
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 1
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 1
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