Recall List for the 2013 Kia Forte

Official recalls have been issued for the 2013 Kia Forte by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Kia service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Kia customer service.

  1. RECALL: Engine Damage May Cause Fire

    An engine compartment fire increases the risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 02, 2020
    Vehicles Affected
    294,756
  2. RECALL: Air Bags/Seat Belt Pretensioners May Be Disabled

    If the frontal air bags and seat belt pretensioners are disabled, there is an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants in the event of a vehicle crash that necessitates deployment of these safety ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUN 01, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    507,587
  3. RECALL: Brake Pedal Stopper May Deteriorate

    If the brake light switch plunger does not retract as it should when the brake pedal is not being pressed, the brake lights may stay illuminated preventing accurate communication to following vehicles that the vehicle is slowing or stopping. Additionally, if the brake switch plunger is not retracted, then the ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 01, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    134,366
  4. RECALL: Improperly Tightened Seat Belt Retractor Screws

    If a retaining plate breaks during a crash, pieces of the plate could strike the occupants, increasing risk of injury. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 17, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    5,245

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