LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2014 Kia Sorento vehicles2014 Kia Sorento (8/13/2013)
Campaign Number: 13V356000
Component Name: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT
Manufacturer: Kia Motors Corporation
Description: Kia Motors Corp. is recalling certain model year 2014 front wheel drive Sorento vehicles manufactured January 7, 2013, through March 12, 2013; and equipped with 2.4 liter engines. Due to a manufacturing issue, the right front axle shaft may fracture.
Defect: A fractured front axle may result in a loss of power to the wheels. Additionally, if the vehicle is parked without the parking brake applied, it may roll away. Either condition increases the risk of a crash.
Corrective Action: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front axle shaft assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in September 2013. Owners may contact Kia at 1-800-333-4542 . Kia's recall number is SC099.