Kia Corp’s Russian subsidiary launched a voluntary recall of greater than 100,000 vehicles on Monday resulting from a attainable airbag malfunction, a authorities regulator introduced.
The recall impacts Kia Rio fashions assembled between 2013 and 2018 on the Hyundai Motor Group manufacturing facility within the Russian metropolis of St Petersburg, Russia‘s federal company for technical regulation and metrology (Rosstandard) mentioned.
Kia Corp‘s Russian unit couldn’t instantly be reached for remark.
“The explanation for the recall of the autos is the SRS warning gentle on the instrument panel is lit. An inside malfunction of the airbag module is feasible,” Rosstandard mentioned in an announcement.
Kia has undertaken to contact the house owners of 105,405 autos providing a repair to the issue, Rosstandard added.