Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2023 Kia Forte
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 939
Report Date: December 8, 2022
Issue: Kia America, Inc. (Kia) is recalling certain 2023 Forte vehicles. Due to a manufacturing error, the front left steering knuckle may crack, which can result in a loss of steering control. A loss of steering control increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will inspect and replace the front left steering knuckle, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 12, 2023.
Contact: Owner may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC259.

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