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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2008 Kia Rio

New Listing
$5,589

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 103404 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

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2008 KIA RIO

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

2008 Kia Rio

New Listing
$7,888

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 62436 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Pahrump, NV
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$7,995

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 58597 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Altoona, PA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio SX

$6,900

2008 KIA RIO SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 71496 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Layton, UT
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$6,943

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 83734 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: State College, PA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$6,432

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 75464 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Gladstone, OR
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$6,990

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 116589 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fayetteville, AR
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$5,495

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 106000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Chesapeake, VA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$7,995

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 75100 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Orange, CA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio SX

$6,989

2008 KIA RIO SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 47842 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Olathe, KS
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$6,998
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2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 100025 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Gastonia, NC
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$7,988

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 97516 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Folsom, CA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$7,078

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 94307 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Elyria, OH
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$8,999

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 82602 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Highland, IN
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy
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