Safety Ratings
2008 Kia Rio
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 3.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints50
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2008 Kia Rio vehicles

2008 Kia Rio (5/31/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12V244000

Component Name: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

Manufacturer: Kia Motors Corporation

Description: KIA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2008 RIO VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 20, 2005, THROUGH DECEMBER 9, 2007. THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT OCCUPANT SENSOR MAT CAN EXPERIENCE FATIGUE CRACKING. IF SUFFICIENT CRACKING OCCURS, THE OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM (OCS) WILL CEASE TO FUNCTION SUCH THAT THE SYSTEM WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DETECT WHETHER A CHILD PASSENGER IS IN THE SEAT AND THE AIRBAG WILL DEPLOY DURING A CRASH NECESSITATING DEPLOYMENT.

Defect: AIR BAG DEPLOYMENT WITH A CHILD IN THE FRONT PASSENGER SIDE SEAT INCREASES THE RISK OF INJURY TO THAT CHILD.

Corrective Action: KIA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE OCS SEAT SENSOR MAT, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 26, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA CONSUMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-333-4542.

2008 KIA RIO for sale

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$6,991

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 117205 Miles
  • Ext Color: Orange
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

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2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 81325 Miles
  • Ext Color: Bronze
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$9,395

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 101056 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Salt Lake City, UT
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

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$7,991

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 39667 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$7,986

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 71316 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Ogden, UT
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

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2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hattiesburg, MS
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

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$7,491
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2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 63213 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sunnyvale, CA
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

$9,995

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 75045 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$5,990

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 82608 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Cleveland, OH
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$5,990
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2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 97451 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Duluth, GA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$6,490
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2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 113473 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$6,976

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 88559 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Racine, WI
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$8,995

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 80169 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Daytona Beach, FL
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

$6,423

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 93160 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Charleston, SC
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

$9,295
Price Reduced

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 66853 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Irvine, CA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy
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