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Recall List for the 2001 Kia Optima

Official recalls have been issued for the 2001 Kia Optima 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: Front Sub-Frame Corriosion

    Corrosion of the front subframe could lead to separation, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 27, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
    36,538
  2. RECALL: Kia/Crankshaft Position Sensor

    Internal gaps within the cases allowed epoxy to contact the printed circuit board, which resulted in cracking of the circuit board capacitor. A damaged ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 04, 2003
    Vehicles Affected
    11,501
  3. RECALL: Kia/Side Air Bag Wire Harness

    Damage to the wire harness could result in the side air bag not deploying in an accident. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 01, 2001
    Vehicles Affected
    16,231

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