2003 KIA Sorento

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

1 Recalls for 2003 KIA Sorento

Recall Date Component Summary
August 4, 2005 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A FUEL LEAK FROM FUEL TUBES NEAR THE FUEL TANK DUE TO AN INTERFERENCE FIT WITH THE VEHICLE FLOOR PANEL.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE A SECTION OF THE FUEL LINE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 10, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

8 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2003 KIA Sorento

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Date Component  
airbag
engine
engine
brakes
steering
accelerator/throttle
engine cooling (radiator, water pump)

310 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2003 KIA Sorento

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Date Component  
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10186859
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE
ODI Number: 10217876
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 10175182
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR | STEERING
ODI Number: 10163120
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE
ODI Number: 10108788
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10073282
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11002360
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10967596
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SUSPENSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10967402
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10966703
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10960423
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10954291
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10947627
STRUCTURE:BODY | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10939788
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11265349
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11252485
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11207192
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11203928
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11094097
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11149624
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11065655
STEERING
ODI Number: 11048181
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11043741
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11040233
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10891883
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10884719
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10887431
STEERING | STRUCTURE:BODY | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10875587
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10876553
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10876536
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10871521
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10851895
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10850947
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10821761
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10822953
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10823943
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10821177
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10816963
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10811636
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10811408
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10810897
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10789557
AIR BAGS | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10795156
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10786815
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10786737
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10782188
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10777780
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10766537
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10760603
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10749594
STEERING | STRUCTURE:BODY | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10748133
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10735597
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10735581
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 10735552
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10732070
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10715387
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10690328
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10680375
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10672207
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10669823
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10668196
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10663495
SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10659047
SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
ODI Number: 10648589
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10641275
SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10638149
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10629793
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10629792
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10629630
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10628837
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10628094
ENGINE | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10628320
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10625724
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10615429
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10616152
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10609501
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10609842
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10608643
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10597334
STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10598036
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10587220
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10586074
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10575233
ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10565741
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10561305
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10559543
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10552689
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10553306
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10544006
ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES | STEERING
ODI Number: 10523562
STEERING
ODI Number: 10516044
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10515841
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10520418
STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10514311
STRUCTURE | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
ODI Number: 10510048
ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10508347
STEERING
ODI Number: 10507297
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10504675
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10499793
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10499320
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10493031
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10488797
STEERING | STRUCTURE
ODI Number: 10487856
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10485942
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10485940
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10483670
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10482497
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10479324
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10469221
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10469511
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10469909
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10466887
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10464532
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10462598
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10459524
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10459519
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10454546
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10456810
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10452835
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10452391
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10451667
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10450958
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10450911
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10442185
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10441355
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10440483
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10440437
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10429172
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10428862
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10430259
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10426739
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10427526
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10423101
EQUIPMENT
ODI Number: 10421063
STEERING
ODI Number: 10420967
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10418140
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10412111
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10413464
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10401446
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10395949
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10396608
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10394420
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10384802
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10390391
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10382551
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10371734
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10368812
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10369632
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10365235
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 10365305
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10365133
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10363841
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10355577
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10355414
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10353466
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10352746
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10344804
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10344716
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10326406
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10321916
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10303539
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10298624
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | INTERIOR LIGHTING | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10296669
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10295594
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10292932
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | STEERING
ODI Number: 10292997
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10290609
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10288895
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10289298
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10285292
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
ODI Number: 10281887
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10282362
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10281974
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10279731
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 10269496
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10266093
VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 10267689
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10267355
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10265609
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10262996
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10261638
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10262661
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10259396
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10258826
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10257052
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10252680
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10249388
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10251504
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10241464
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10242311
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10239697
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10236204
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10234819
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10235478
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10231187
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10225550
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10224637
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10224358
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10223606
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10222051
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10216187
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
ODI Number: 10217876
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10217046
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10210353
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10208961
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10206820
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLING/CHARGING
ODI Number: 10203356
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ODI Number: 10204649
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ODI Number: 10204289
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10199679
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10201333
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10200244
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10198437
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10196392
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10196384
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:LOCK | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 10196334
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
ODI Number: 10196002
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10195221
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10190995
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10190810
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10191455
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10189875
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10190138
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10186716
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10186859
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10185439
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10187317
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 10183984
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ODI Number: 10184271
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10182927
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT | POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
ODI Number: 10181065
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10181503
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10182162
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10177458
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10178108
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10178038
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 10175182
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10175176
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10176072
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
ODI Number: 10171654
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10173143
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10173140
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 10169406
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS | EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10165962
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10163176
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10163641
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10163133
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR | STEERING
ODI Number: 10163120
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10164224
TIRES
ODI Number: 10165436
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10160197
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10160042
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10156920
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE
ODI Number: 10156681
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10157123
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10152718
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10152338
AIR BAGS | VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE
ODI Number: 10154454
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10152042
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10150901
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10151549
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10149279
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10146681
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10146679
SUSPENSION | TIRES
ODI Number: 10144519
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10142966
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10139459
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10137536
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
ODI Number: 10136326
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
ODI Number: 10135404
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10135094
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10127612
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10125962
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10120745
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10122199
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10112870
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
ODI Number: 10108788
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10105036
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10101766
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10104350
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT
ODI Number: 10100873
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10099129
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10097348
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10086969
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10073544
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10073282
STEERING
ODI Number: 10070423
AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 10065957
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10068099
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10067114
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10064435
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
ODI Number: 10058757
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10054864
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10052884
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10051135
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP
ODI Number: 10045695
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10043409
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10034462
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10030577
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10023204
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10019268
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10017393
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 10014313
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10016466
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10013616
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 10001586
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10188200
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10291000
STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10181500
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
ODI Number: 770399
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4 Investigations for 2003 KIA Sorento

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

40 Service Alerts for 2003 KIA Sorento

Date Description
April 4, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

TSB – USE OF AFTERMARKET USB CHARGING CABLES IN USB/12V PORTS – This article provides information regarding the use of USB ports and 12V power outlets to connect/charge mobile phones. Customers may experience issues with their head units th

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 4, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB – USE OF AFTERMARKET USB CHARGING CABLES IN USB/12V PORTS – This article provides information regarding the use of USB ports and 12V power outlets to connect/charge mobile phones. Customers may experience issues with their head units th

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September 13, 2021 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN: INFORMATION FOR HEADLAMP CONDENSATION AND MOISTURE – This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. New/revised sections of this bulletin are indicated by a black bar in the margin area. This b

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September 13, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN: INFORMATION FOR HEADLAMP CONDENSATION AND MOISTURE – This bulletin has been revised to include additional information. New/revised sections of this bulletin are indicated by a black bar in the margin area. This b

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April 4, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB – USE OF AFTERMARKET USB CHARGING CABLES IN USB/12V PORTS – This article provides information regarding the use of USB ports and 12V power outlets to connect/charge mobile phones. Customers may experience issues with their head units th

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March 2, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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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December 9, 2008 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

KIA: HEAD LIGHT BULB LIFE CONCERN. THERE MAY BE CONCERNS OF SHORT HEADLAMP BULB LIFE IN VEHICLES. A NEW RESISTIVE WIRE HARNESS HAS BEEN INTRODUCED TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF THE LOW BEAM BULBS. *PE

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December 9, 2008 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

KIA: HEAD LIGHT BULB LIFE CONCERN. THERE MAY BE CONCERNS OF SHORT HEADLAMP BULB LIFE IN VEHICLES. A NEW RESISTIVE WIRE HARNESS HAS BEEN INTRODUCED TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF THE LOW BEAM BULBS. *PE

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December 1, 2004 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

ENHANCED DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR FOR P0446/P2422. *TT

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May 1, 2003 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

HOOD ANTI-CORROSION TREATMENT. *TT

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November 4, 2016 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE – By design, certain fasteners utilized in various Kia models are strictly intended for ?one time use?. Though not limited to the following, some examples are: axle shaft nuts with sta

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November 4, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE – By design, certain fasteners utilized in various Kia models are strictly intended for ?one time use?. Though not limited to the following, some examples are: axle shaft nuts with sta

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January 18, 2017 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE – By design, certain fasteners, which are designed to lock into place once fully attached, are utilized in various Kia models and are strictly intended for ?one time use.? Some example

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January 18, 2017 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

TSB: MANDATORY REPLACEMENT OF LOCKING/SECURITY HARDWARE – By design, certain fasteners, which are designed to lock into place once fully attached, are utilized in various Kia models and are strictly intended for ?one time use.? Some example

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January 1, 2006 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

CRANKSHAFT BOLT TORQUE. *TT

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April 1, 2007 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

THROTTLE POSITION SENSOR W/ 3.5L ENGINES. *KB

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April 1, 2005 140000 AIR BAGS

THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATED TO REPLACEMENT OF THE AIR BAG DIAGNOSTIC UNIT (ADU). SOME OWNERS MAY COMPLAIN OF THE SRS WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATION RESULTING IN ONE OR MORE SEAT TRACK POSITION SENSOR DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DT

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January 17, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

PITSTOP: UNUSUAL FUEL TRIM VALUES AND/OR MISFIRE CODES AFTER INCORRECT ENGINE REPAIR – THIS OUTLINES THE PROCEDURE TO FOLLOW IF AFTER AN ENGINE REPAIR YOU ENCOUNTER A COMPLAINT RELATING TO MIL ON (DTC P)#)X) WITH A MISFIRE DURING ACCELERATI

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May 1, 2010 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

KIA: INTERMITTENT MIL ON WITH NO FAULT CODE STORED; INFORMATION ABOUT DTC P1330. PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO CERTAIN VEHICLES. IN AFFECTED VEHICLES AN INTERMITTENT SHORT TO GROUND IN A CIRCUIT ONLY INTENDED FOR TESTING PURPOSES MAY C

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December 1, 2002 010000 STEERING

ELECTRONIC POWER STEERING (EPS) LOGIC CHANGE TO IMPROVE STEERING FEEL. *TT

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January 1, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SUBJECT REGARDING SORENTO HIGHLIGHTS. *TT

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January 1, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SUBJECT REGARDING ACCESSORIES FOR THE 2003 SORENTO. *TT

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January 1, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SUBJECT REGARDING 2003 SORENTO TRAINING. *TT

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January 1, 2002 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INFORMATION ON THE NEW 2003 KIA SORENTO. *TT

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January 1, 2013 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 1, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 1, 2013 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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January 1, 2012 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

KIA: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. FUEL TANK AIR FILTER REPLACEMENT. *KB

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November 1, 2010 071110 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

KIA: FUEL TANK AIR FILTER REMINDER. THE AIR FILTER CAN ACCUMULATE DIRT OVER TIME AND NEEDS TO BE MAINTAINED. *RM

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November 1, 2010 092300 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:FUEL FILTER

KIA: FUEL TANK AIR FILTER REMINDER. THE AIR FILTER CAN ACCUMULATE DIRT OVER TIME AND NEEDS TO BE MAINTAINED. *RM

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January 1, 2005 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

2003-2005 CLOCKS NOT HOLDING TIME OR RESETTING – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS. *TT

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January 1, 2003 151400 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

SERVICE CAMPAIGN TO INSPECT AND REPOSITION THE DRIVER SEAT BELT BUCKLE WIRE HARNESS. *TT

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January 1, 2003 350000 EQUIPMENT

RATTLE NOISE FROM THE JACK COMPARTMENT WHEN DRIVING ON ROUGH ROAD SURFACES. *TT

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February 14, 2003 151400 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

SUBJECT REGARDING THE DRIVER SIDE SEAT BELT WIRE HARNESS. *JB

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January 1, 2011 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

KIA: THERE MAY BE ERRATIC SHIFTING, SHIFT SHOCK, AND A MALFUNCTION LIGHT ON WITH STORED TROUBLE CODES. THIS IS CAUSED BY A PROBLEM WITHIN THE TRANSFER MOTOR. *RM

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July 1, 2007 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

CRANKSHAFT BOLT REPLACEMENT. *KB

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May 1, 2008 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SORENTO ICV REPLACEMENT. *NJ

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August 28, 2008 053000 PARKING BRAKE:INDICATOR LIGHT

KIA: ALL MODELS. ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE IMPROVED DURABILITY OF BULB LIFE FOR REAR COMBINATION BULB; REAR STOP LAMP/TAIL LAMP BULB UTILIZED ON MULTIPLE KIA MODELS. *PE

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August 28, 2008 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

KIA: ALL MODELS. ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE IMPROVED DURABILITY OF BULB LIFE FOR REAR COMBINATION BULB; REAR STOP LAMP/TAIL LAMP BULB UTILIZED ON MULTIPLE KIA MODELS. *PE

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August 28, 2008 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

KIA: ALL MODELS. ARTICLE PROVIDES INFORMATION RELATING TO THE IMPROVED DURABILITY OF BULB LIFE FOR REAR COMBINATION BULB; REAR STOP LAMP/TAIL LAMP BULB UTILIZED ON MULTIPLE KIA MODELS. *PE

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