Kia Recalls 2006 Sedona |
Kia / Sedona 2006
Manufacturer : Kia Motors America, Inc.
Component: Electrical system:Wiring
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4,753
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with adjustable brake pedals, the stop lamp switch wiring harness may be out of position. An improperly positioned stop lamp switch wiring harness could make contact with the u-joint assembly of the steering column. Repeated contact may eventually cause the wiring harness insulation to chafe.
Chafed insulation could cause a short of the wiring harness resulting in the loss of brake lights, engine stalling, or an inability to start the vehicle increasing the risk of a crash.
Dealers will inspect the wiring harness for chafing and, repair if necessary. In addition, the dealer will secure the wiring harness to prevent contact with the u-joint assembly. The recall is expected to begin by the end of September 2006. Owners may contact Kia at 1-800-333-4542.
Kia recall no. Sc065. Customers may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153)