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TSB List for the 2017 Kia Sorento

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING

  • TSB #PS547

    NHTSA ID #10133172

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - EPS RECOGNTION / SAS CALIBRATION OF C-MDPS STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY - This Pitstop provides information regarding the Electronic Power Steering (EPS), Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) calibration and EPS type recognition after replacem

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STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #PS547

    NHTSA ID #10133172

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - EPS RECOGNTION / SAS CALIBRATION OF C-MDPS STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY - This Pitstop provides information regarding the Electronic Power Steering (EPS), Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) calibration and EPS type recognition after replacem

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

  • TSB #TSB-CHA073

    NHTSA ID #10116820

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: COMBINED TSB / SERVICE ACTION: BALL JOINT REPLACEMENT (SA242) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace both left and right front lower ball joints on some 2016-2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, originally sold in one of twenty-ei

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R1

    NHTSA ID #10128585

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (UMa), Optima Hybrid (HEV), Optima Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV), Sportage (QL),

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  • TSB #TSBENG162

    NHTSA ID #10116117

    • Date Announced: JUNE 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC17) - This bulletin provides information related to extracting ?in use performance tracking? emissions data from the Engine Control Unit (ECU) of certain vehicles sold in C

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  • TSB #SC136DEALERPSM

    NHTSA ID #10090977

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DEALER PARTS & SERVICE MANAGER MEMO (SC136): ATTENTION: ALL DEALER PARTS AND SERVICE MANAGERS, KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING AN EMISSIONS RECALL CAMPAIGN TO UPGRADE THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) IN SIXTY (60) 2017 MY SORENTO

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #PS539

    NHTSA ID #10133170

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - ENGINE COMPONENT RE-USE GUIDELINES - In general, parts and components removed during engine repairs should be considered serviceable, and should be thoroughly cleaned and transferred to the new engine.

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  • TSB #TSB-ENG159R1

    NHTSA ID #10109850

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: E-CVVT COVER AND MOTOR PLUG REPLACEMENT - This bulletin provides information about the replacement of the E-CVVT cover and motor plug on some 2016MY Optima (JF/JFa), produced from August 29, 2015 to June 14, 2016, 2017MY Sportage (QL)

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #SC136OWNER

    NHTSA ID #10090978

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 23 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTER (SC136): DEAR KIA SORENTO OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL TO UPDATE THE SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING ON THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) ON CERTAIN 2017 KIA SORENTO VEHICLES WI

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

  • TSB #TSBENG174

    NHTSA ID #10123329

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: AIR INTAKE HOSE REPLACEMENT & ECU UPGRADE (SA303) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the air intake hose and/or improve the logic of the Electronic Control Unit (ECU) on some 2016-2017MY Optima (JFa), pr

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #TSB-TRA064

    NHTSA ID #10109675

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA251) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 2.0T-GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #TSB-TRA063

    NHTSA ID #10109678

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA250) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 2.4L GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #TSB-TRA062R1

    NHTSA ID #10109681

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA246) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 3.3L GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #SC136OWNER

    NHTSA ID #10090978

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 23 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTER (SC136): DEAR KIA SORENTO OWNER: KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING A VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL TO UPDATE THE SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING ON THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) ON CERTAIN 2017 KIA SORENTO VEHICLES WI

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  • TSB #SC136DEALERPSM

    NHTSA ID #10090977

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DEALER PARTS & SERVICE MANAGER MEMO (SC136): ATTENTION: ALL DEALER PARTS AND SERVICE MANAGERS, KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC. IS CONDUCTING AN EMISSIONS RECALL CAMPAIGN TO UPGRADE THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) IN SIXTY (60) 2017 MY SORENTO

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  • TSB #TSBSC136

    NHTSA ID #10090942

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL: TCU UPGRADE - LAMBDA 3.3GDI 6AT TCU ROM ID MISMATCH (SC136) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR SIXTY (60) 2017MY SORENTO (UMA) VEHICLES P

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130105

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 12 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH - REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

  • TSB #TSB-TRA063

    NHTSA ID #10109678

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA250) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 2.4L GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R1

    NHTSA ID #10128585

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (UMa), Optima Hybrid (HEV), Optima Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV), Sportage (QL),

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

  • TSB #TSBTRA047_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130104

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - DRIVESHAFT SERVICEABILITY - This bulletin has been revised most recently to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding axle shaft serviceability for Kia vehicles equipped with a six-speed automatic tr

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R1

    NHTSA ID #10128585

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (UMa), Optima Hybrid (HEV), Optima Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV), Sportage (QL),

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  • TSB #TSBTRA072A

    NHTSA ID #10126934

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa) and Sorento (UMa), produced from August 29, 2016 through June 15, 2017, and some

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  • TSB #TSBENG162R1

    NHTSA ID #10119122

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - DATA COLLECTION: EXTRACT CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS DATA FROM ECU (DC17) - Revised - This bulletin provides information related to extracting ?in use performance tracking? emissions data from the Engine Control Unit (ECU) of certain vehicle

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  • TSB #TSBELE131R1

    NHTSA ID #10115239

    • Date Announced: JULY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: VOLTAGE REGULATOR PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT (SA278) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides the procedure to increase the torque on the voltage regulator screws on some 2

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  • TSB #PS474

    NHTSA ID #10116101

    • Date Announced: JUNE 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: TPMS SENSOR POSITION - When diagnosing TPMS-related DTCs, make sure you are investigating the correct sensor. The TPMS positioning from the manufacturer may be different from the positioning shown on a KDS.

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  • TSB #TSB-CHA076

    NHTSA ID #10109803

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: HYDRAULIC ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT LOGIC IMPROVEMENT (SA269) - This bulletin provides the procedure to improve the logic of the Hydraulic Electronic Control Unit (HECU) on some Smart Cruise Control equipped 2017MY Sorent

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  • TSB #PS472R1

    NHTSA ID #10109781

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: HVAC VENTILATION LOGIC OPERATION - Starting with 14MY Soul (PS) (with the exception of PSEV) and complete new models such as K900 (KH), Sedona (YP), Sorento (UMa), Optima (JFa), Sportage (QL), and 17MY Forte (YD, YDm), etc., equipp

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  • TSB #PS465

    NHTSA ID #10090966

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: RECALIBRATION OF BLIND SPOT DETECTION AFTER COLLISION REPAIRS - THIS PITSTOP PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH BLIND SPOT DETECTION (BSD), WHICH MAY EXHIBIT A ┐CHECK BSD SYSTEM┐ MESSAGE WITH DTCS: C270254

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  • TSB #TSBELE104R1

    NHTSA ID #10089321

    • Date Announced: JUNE 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: APPLE CARPLAY┐ ROLLOUT AND TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE ROLLOUT OF APPLE CARPLAY AND ANDROID AUTO ON 2017MY SORENTO (UMA) AND THE LAUNCH OF APPLE CARPLAY ON 2016MY OPTIMA (JFA) AND 2017MY SP

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  • TSB #PS452

    NHTSA ID #10089433

    • Date Announced: MAY 12 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ANDROID AUTO┐/UVO ESERVICES CONNECTIVITY ISSUES AFTER ANDROID 6.0 UPDATE - THIS ARTICLE PROIDES DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION IN REGARDS TO:ANDROID AUTO┐ WILL NOT LAUNCH WHEN A SAMSUNG ANDROID PHONE IS CONNECTED TO THE VEHICLE. UVO ESERVICES SETUP

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #TSB-ELE131

    NHTSA ID #10109838

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: VOLTAGE REGULATOR PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT (SA278) - This bulletin provides the procedure to increase the torque on the voltage regulator screws on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa), produced from October 3, 2016 to January 24,

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130105

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 12 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH - REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

  • TSB #PS541

    NHTSA ID #10130092

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - INOPERATIVE SHIFT LOCK RELEASE AND/OR IGNITION IN ACCESSORY MODE - This pitstop provides the procedure to inspect the Key Interlock Switch contact on some 2016-2018MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles experience one of the following:1. An in

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R1

    NHTSA ID #10128585

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 16 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (UMa), Optima Hybrid (HEV), Optima Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV), Sportage (QL),

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130105

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 12 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH - REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa), Sorento (

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  • TSB #TSB-ELE106

    NHTSA ID #10109826

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER REPLACEMENT, SOFWARE UPGRADE AND MILEAGE SETTING - This bulletin provides the procedure to perform a software upgrade and mileage setting on 2015MY~ Sedona (YP), 2016MY~ Sorento (UMa), and 2017MY~ Forte (YD, YDm) veh

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #TSB-ELE106

    NHTSA ID #10109826

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER REPLACEMENT, SOFWARE UPGRADE AND MILEAGE SETTING - This bulletin provides the procedure to perform a software upgrade and mileage setting on 2015MY~ Sedona (YP), 2016MY~ Sorento (UMa), and 2017MY~ Forte (YD, YDm) veh

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  • TSB #TSB-ELE115

    NHTSA ID #10109805

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: AVN 4.0 SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR ?BLUETOOTH PHONEBOOK DOWNLOADS AT EVERY VEHICLE START? - This bulletin provides the procedure for updating the AVN 4.0 (Audio/Video/Navigation) software on some Sorento (UMa) vehicles that frequently display

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  • TSB #TSB-TRA064

    NHTSA ID #10109675

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA251) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 2.0T-GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #TSB-TRA063

    NHTSA ID #10109678

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA250) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 2.4L GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #TSB-TRA062R1

    NHTSA ID #10109681

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TCU UPGRADE ? DRIVING PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT (SA246) - This bulletin provides information related to the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) software upgrade for some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) 3.3L GDI vehicles produced from Ap

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  • TSB #TSBSC136

    NHTSA ID #10090942

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL: TCU UPGRADE - LAMBDA 3.3GDI 6AT TCU ROM ID MISMATCH (SC136) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR SIXTY (60) 2017MY SORENTO (UMA) VEHICLES P

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VISIBILITY

  • TSB #PS498

    NHTSA ID #10109858

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: ANTI-CONDENSATION LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Some Kia vehicles starting with 2016MY and all Kia vehicles, after and including 2017MY, incorporate an anti-condensation logic to prevent the interior windows f

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  • TSB #PS493

    NHTSA ID #10109855

    • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: DEFOGGING LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Starting with 2010MY, all Kia vehicles, except Rio (JB), incorporate a defogging logic to prevent the interior windows from becoming excessively fogged. Depending on the spe

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VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

  • TSB #TSB-BOD159R1

    NHTSA ID #10116816

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 06 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: DRIVER?S WINDOW RUN CHANNEL REPAIR (SA259) - This bulletin provides the procedure for inspecting and if necessary, repairing the driver's window run channel on some Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 4, 2016 t

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VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #TSBBOD169R2

    NHTSA ID #10116112

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: PANORAMIC SUNSHADE ROLLER GUIDE ADJUSTMENT (SA291A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to adjust the panoramic sunshade roller guide on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from November 16, 2016 to February

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #TSBBOD138R1

    NHTSA ID #10089424

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: "FE" EMBLEM INSTALLATION (SA230) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO ADD AN "FE" (FUEL EFFICIENT) EMBLEM TO THE EXISTING "AWD" EMBLEMS ON THE FRONT DOORS ON SPECIFIC 2017 MY SORENTO (UMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM APRIL

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STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

  • TSB #TSB-BOD151

    NHTSA ID #10116812

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: FRONT BUMPER GRILL REPLACEMENT - SA244 - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the front bumper grill on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 18, 2016 to September 2, 2016, which may experi

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #TSB-BOD159R1

    NHTSA ID #10116816

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 06 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: DRIVER?S WINDOW RUN CHANNEL REPAIR (SA259) - This bulletin provides the procedure for inspecting and if necessary, repairing the driver's window run channel on some Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 4, 2016 t

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #TSBCHA068

    NHTSA ID #10089308

    • Date Announced: JUNE 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SERVICE ACTION: TIGHTEN POWER TAILGATE BALL STUD (SA232) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE FOR TIGHTENING THE RIGHT TAILGATE SPINDLE ATTACHMENT BALL STUD, ON SELECT UMA SORENTO MODELS, PRODUCED FROM MAY 16, 2016 THROUGH MAY 26, 2016,

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

  • TSB #TSB-BOD155R1

    NHTSA ID #10109767

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: AUTO LOCK MODE CHANGE (SA255) - This bulletin provides the procedure to change the automatic door lock setting on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 7, 2016 to August 15, 2016, which may be defaulte

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  • TSB #TSB-BOD155

    NHTSA ID #10109674

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: AUTO LOCK MODE CHANGE (SA255) - This bulletin provides the procedure to change the automatic door lock setting on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 7, 2016 to August 15, 2016, which may be defaulte

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

  • TSB #PS551

    NHTSA ID #10133175

    • Date Announced: MARCH 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - RATTLE NOISE FROM REAR OF THE VEHICLE (PS551) - This Pitstop contains information regarding a rattle type noise heard from the rear of the vehicle when closing a door or trunk on some 2016MY-2018MY vehicles.

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #TSB-CHA076

    NHTSA ID #10109803

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: HYDRAULIC ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT LOGIC IMPROVEMENT (SA269) - This bulletin provides the procedure to improve the logic of the Hydraulic Electronic Control Unit (HECU) on some Smart Cruise Control equipped 2017MY Sorent

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #TSB-CHA075

    NHTSA ID #10109882

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: TPMS SENSOR REPLACEMENT (SA279) - This bulletin provides information regarding Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) sensors on some 2016-2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from February 2, 2016 to November 3, 201

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WHEELS

  • TSB #TSBTRA072A

    NHTSA ID #10126934

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: INHIBITOR SWITCH REPLACEMENT (SA317A) - This bulletin provides the procedure to replace the inhibitor switch on some 2017MY Optima (JFa) and Sorento (UMa), produced from August 29, 2016 through June 15, 2017, and some

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FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING

  • TSB #PS542

    NHTSA ID #10130093

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - LDWS/MFC Variant Coding - This Pitstop provides information regarding the correct ?Variant Coding? settings for the Multi-Function Camera (MFC) on some 2017-2018MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles.

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  • TSB #PS543

    NHTSA ID #10130094

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - AEB VARIANT CODING - This Pitstop provides information regarding the correct ?Variant Coding? settings for the Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) on some 2017-2018MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles.

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LANE DEPARTURE

  • TSB #TSB-ELE116R1

    NHTSA ID #10109684

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM DTC C180508 (SA243) - This bulletin provides information related to the Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 5, 2016 to September

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LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING

  • TSB #TSBELE116

    NHTSA ID #10090815

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM DTC C180508 (SA243) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEM (LDWS) ON SOME 2017MY SORENTO (UMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM APRIL 5, 2016 TO SEPTEMBER

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LANE DEPARTURE: BLIND SPOT DETECTION

  • TSB #PS465

    NHTSA ID #10090966

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: RECALIBRATION OF BLIND SPOT DETECTION AFTER COLLISION REPAIRS - THIS PITSTOP PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH BLIND SPOT DETECTION (BSD), WHICH MAY EXHIBIT A ┐CHECK BSD SYSTEM┐ MESSAGE WITH DTCS: C270254

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LANE DEPARTURE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

  • TSB #PS542

    NHTSA ID #10130093

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - LDWS/MFC Variant Coding - This Pitstop provides information regarding the correct ?Variant Coding? settings for the Multi-Function Camera (MFC) on some 2017-2018MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles.

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BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #PS551

    NHTSA ID #10133175

    • Date Announced: MARCH 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - RATTLE NOISE FROM REAR OF THE VEHICLE (PS551) - This Pitstop contains information regarding a rattle type noise heard from the rear of the vehicle when closing a door or trunk on some 2016MY-2018MY vehicles.

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #PS564

    NHTSA ID #10141384

    • Date Announced: MAY 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP - CLOCK CONCERNS ON UVO eSERVICES (UVO 3.0) - This Pitstop contains information regarding possible concerns with the clock on UVO eServices (UVO 3.0) head units installed on 2017-2018MY vehicles.

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  • TSB #TSBENG175_R3

    NHTSA ID #10133180

    • Date Announced: MARCH 20 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: E-CVVT COVER INSPECTION AND MOTOR PLUG REPLACEMENT (SA305) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding the inspection and/or replacement of the E-CVV

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  • TSB #TSBENG175_R2

    NHTSA ID #10130103

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: E-CVVT COVER INSPECTION AND MOTOR PLUG REPLACEMENT (SA305) - This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. This bulletin provides information regarding the inspection and/or replacement of the E-CVV

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  • TSB #TSBBOD169R1

    NHTSA ID #10109861

    • Date Announced: MAY 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: PANORAMIC SUNSHADE ROLLER GUIDE ADJUSTMENT (SA291)- This bulletin provides the procedure to adjust the panoramic sunshade roller guide on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from November 16, 2016 to February 3

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  • TSB #PS475

    NHTSA ID #10109688

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: AUTONOMOUS EMERGENCY BRAKING (AEB) OPERATION - An increasing number of Kia?s latest models are now equipped with Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB). Some customers may have interest and/or questions regarding this new technology, i

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  • TSB #PS465

    NHTSA ID #10090966

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: RECALIBRATION OF BLIND SPOT DETECTION AFTER COLLISION REPAIRS - THIS PITSTOP PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH BLIND SPOT DETECTION (BSD), WHICH MAY EXHIBIT A ┐CHECK BSD SYSTEM┐ MESSAGE WITH DTCS: C270254

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  • TSB #TSBBOD138R1

    NHTSA ID #10089424

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: "FE" EMBLEM INSTALLATION (SA230) - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES THE PROCEDURE TO ADD AN "FE" (FUEL EFFICIENT) EMBLEM TO THE EXISTING "AWD" EMBLEMS ON THE FRONT DOORS ON SPECIFIC 2017 MY SORENTO (UMA) VEHICLES, PRODUCED FROM APRIL

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #TSB-ELE115

    NHTSA ID #10109805

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: AVN 4.0 SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR ?BLUETOOTH PHONEBOOK DOWNLOADS AT EVERY VEHICLE START? - This bulletin provides the procedure for updating the AVN 4.0 (Audio/Video/Navigation) software on some Sorento (UMa) vehicles that frequently display

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #PS498

    NHTSA ID #10109858

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: ANTI-CONDENSATION LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Some Kia vehicles starting with 2016MY and all Kia vehicles, after and including 2017MY, incorporate an anti-condensation logic to prevent the interior windows f

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  • TSB #PS493

    NHTSA ID #10109855

    • Date Announced: MARCH 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: DEFOGGING LOGIC ? NORMAL OPERATION, DISABLING, AND ENABLING - Starting with 2010MY, all Kia vehicles, except Rio (JB), incorporate a defogging logic to prevent the interior windows from becoming excessively fogged. Depending on the spe

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  • TSB #TSB-CLI037

    NHTSA ID #10109804

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: DRIVER?S SIDE HVAC TEMPERATURE OPTIMIZATION (SA274) - This bulletin provides information related to the Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system on some 2017MY Sorento vehicles equipped with Dual Air Tempe

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  • TSB #PS472R1

    NHTSA ID #10109781

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: HVAC VENTILATION LOGIC OPERATION - Starting with 14MY Soul (PS) (with the exception of PSEV) and complete new models such as K900 (KH), Sedona (YP), Sorento (UMa), Optima (JFa), Sportage (QL), and 17MY Forte (YD, YDm), etc., equipp

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  • TSB #PS266R1

    NHTSA ID #10090945

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: HVAC RECEIVER/DRYER - DESICCANT REPLACEMENT - IN THE EVENT OF A HVAC SYSTEM CONCERN IN WHICH METAL PARTICLES OR SHARDS HAVE CONTAMINATED THE SYSTEM, THE DESICCANT OR THE ENTIRE A/C RECEIVER/DRYER ASSEMBLY MAY NEED TO BE REPLACED. T

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EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #TSBENG175R1

    NHTSA ID #10119124

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - SERVICE ACTION: E-CVVT COVER INSPECTION AND MOTOR PLUG REPLACEMENT (SA305) - REVISED - This bulletin provides information regarding the inspection and/or replacement of the E-CVVT cover or O-ring and replacement of the motor plug on s

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  • TSB #TSBENG159R2

    NHTSA ID #10119120

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - E-CVVT COVER AND MOTOR PLUG REPLACEMENT - REVISED - This bulletin provides information about the replacement of the E-CVVT cover and motor plug on some 2016MY Optima (JFa), produced from August 29, 2015 to June 14, 2016, and 2016-2017

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #TSB-BOD155

    NHTSA ID #10109674

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: AUTO LOCK MODE CHANGE (SA255) - This bulletin provides the procedure to change the automatic door lock setting on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from April 7, 2016 to August 15, 2016, which may be defaulte

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  • TSB #PS475

    NHTSA ID #10109688

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: AUTONOMOUS EMERGENCY BRAKING (AEB) OPERATION - An increasing number of Kia?s latest models are now equipped with Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB). Some customers may have interest and/or questions regarding this new technology, i

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  • TSB #TSB-ELE-104

    NHTSA ID #10079884

    • Date Announced: APRIL 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: APPLE CARPLAY┐ ROLLOUT AND TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO THE ROLLOUT OF APPLE CARPLAY┐ AND ANDROID AUTO ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH PREMIUM NAVIGATION (AVN 4.0) OR UVO ESERVICES (UVO 3.0) SYSTEMS.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #TSBBOD169R1

    NHTSA ID #10109861

    • Date Announced: MAY 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: SERVICE ACTION: PANORAMIC SUNSHADE ROLLER GUIDE ADJUSTMENT (SA291)- This bulletin provides the procedure to adjust the panoramic sunshade roller guide on some 2017MY Sorento (UMa) vehicles, produced from November 16, 2016 to February 3

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  • TSB #PS472R1

    NHTSA ID #10109781

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: PITSTOP: HVAC VENTILATION LOGIC OPERATION - Starting with 14MY Soul (PS) (with the exception of PSEV) and complete new models such as K900 (KH), Sedona (YP), Sorento (UMa), Optima (JFa), Sportage (QL), and 17MY Forte (YD, YDm), etc., equipp

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UNKNOWN OR OTHER

  • TSB #TSBTRA072_CLOSED

    NHTSA ID #10126933

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB - TRA072/SA317 CLOSED. REFER TO TSB TRA072A/SA317A

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