Safety Ratings data is not currently available for the 2017 Kia Niro EX FWD.
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:||17V159000|
|Mfg's Report Date:||MAR 09, 2017|
|Component:||STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:||135|
Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017 Niro vehicles. The affected vehicles may have a damaged Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) connector resulting in a loss of electric power steering assistance.
Loss of power steering assist would require higher steering effort, especially at lower speeds, which may increase the risk of a crash.
Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the MDPS motor, free of charge. The recall began April 3, 2017. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC145.
Dates of Manufacture:
DEC 22, 2017 to JAN 10, 2017
Manufacturer Recall Number:
The safety ratings and information is provided directly from the
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
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