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

$5,995

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 81201 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Levittown, NY
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$6,995

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 112538 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Salem, OR
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$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

$8,000
Price Reduced

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 51501 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hagerstown, MD
  • MPG: 27 City / 32 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$7,995

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 58600 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Altoona, PA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio SX

New Listing
$7,993

2008 KIA RIO SX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 60263 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fox Lake, IL
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$7,499
Price Reduced

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98318 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Las Vegas, NV
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$9,395

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98242 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Albuquerque, NM
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$6,400

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 71671 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Layton, UT
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

New Listing
$10,095

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 83149 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$6,877

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130615 Miles
  • Ext Color: Orange
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sandy, UT
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$8,582

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 59429 Miles
  • Ext Color: Orange
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: State College, PA
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio

$9,134

2008 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 59436 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Troy, NC
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy

2008 Kia Rio LX

$7,777

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 LX

$7,998
Price Reduced

2008 KIA RIO LX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 80213 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Branford, CT
  • MPG: 25 City / 35 Hwy
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