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Recall List for the 2003 Kia Optima

Official recalls have been issued for the 2003 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/Fuel Tank Assembly Valve

    Fuel spillage in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 12, 2004
    Vehicles Affected
    25,803

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