Kia Motors Australia—TD Cerato

Identifying features

Applicable VIN range: From KNAFXXXXXX5305381 to KNAFXXXXXX5363483
(Refer to last 6 digits of VIN for sequential production number)

What are the defects?

The automatic transmission fluid cooler hose may have been improperly cured during the manufacturing process, thereby increasing the possibility of transmission fluid leaking from the hose.

What are the hazards?

Leaking transmission fluid may result in the illumination of the Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) and/or abnormal transmission shifting. Depending upon the amount of transmission fluid lost, reduced vehicle mobility may occur, increasing the risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact their preferred Kia dealer to schedule an appointment to have their vehicles automatic transmission cooling lines replaced.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Kia Dealers

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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