Kia Motors Australia — MY17 & MY18 YB Rio & CK Stinger

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The towbar label has the incorrect load ratings specified. This may result in the towbar being used to tow objects above it's maximum weight.

What are the hazards?

If the towbar is overloaded it could separate from the vehicle, posing an accident risk.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Kia dealer to arrange for the vehicle to have the correct labelling attached.

Traders who sold this product

Kia Motors Australia

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
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