2014 Kia Optima recall SC187

Kia Recall SC187: Low Pressure Fuel Hose May Crack And Leak

2014 Kia Optima

If the fuel hose cracks, a fuel leak can occur, increasing the risk of a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Storage — Tank Assembly

Summary
Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2013-2014 Optima vehicles equipped with 2.4L Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) or 2.0L GDI Turbo engines. The low pressure fuel hose may deteriorate and crack over time due to heat generated within the engine compartment.
Actions
Kia will notify Owners, and Dealers will inspect the low pressure fuel hose for damage or leaking, replacing it as necessary. If no damage or leaking is found, a heat-protective tape will be installed. Repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began June 12, 2020. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC187.
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Date Announced
FEB 21, 2020
Vehicles Affected
141,774
Kia Recall #
SC187
NHTSA Campaign #
20V100000
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