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It's ok, it's not great or my favorite car I ever had - the gas mileage isn't great, it has a few worrisome quirks , like it'll stall out if it doesn't like the gas you give it, some of the interior is laid...

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Safety Ratings
2001 Kia Rio
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 3.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints222
Number of Investigations6
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2001 Kia Rio vehicles

2001 Kia Rio (4/20/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V159000

Component Name: WHEELS

Manufacturer: Kia Motors America

Description: CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES MAY HAVE A MANUFACTURING FLAW THAT COULD CAUSE THE WHEELS TO CRACK UNDER LONG TERM DRIVING FATIGUE. IF CRACKS OCCUR, WHEEL NOISE AND VIBRATION WILL RESULT AND BECOME PROGRESSIVELY WORSE OVER TIME.

Defect: IF THE CRACK IS SEVERE, THE WHEEL COULD SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE AND POSSIBLY RESULT IN LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE ALL FOUR WHEELS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 22, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

2001 Kia Rio (4/9/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V179000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

Manufacturer: Kia Motors America

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE OF THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR IS SUBJECT TO FRACTURE OR CRACKING DURING REMOVAL OF THE QUICK CONNECT COUPLING SECURING THE MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLY TO THE FUEL INTAKE NIPPLE, OR WHEN FORCE IS ACCIDENTALLY APPLIED TO THE INTAKE NIPPLE DURING THE VEHICLE ASSEMBLY PROCESS OR DURING ENGINE COMPARTMENT REPAIRS.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR AND MAIN FUEL TUBE ASSEMBLIES. THE RECALL BEGAN JUNE 18, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

2001 Kia Rio (9/24/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V352000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturer: Kia Motors America

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, FUEL LEAKS MAY DEVELOP AT THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR ASSEMBLY BECAUSE OF QUALITY DEVIATIONS.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE FUEL DISTRIBUTOR AND FUEL CONNECTOR ASSEMBLIES. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT KIA AT 1-800-333-4542.

2001 KIA RIO for sale

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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 88,152 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Pocatello, ID
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy
  • 1 Day on Lot
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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 91,587 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Nicholasville, KY
  • MPG: 24 City / 29 Hwy
  • 292 Days on Lot

2001 Kia Rio

$1,987

2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 108,327 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Saint Joseph, MO
  • MPG: 24 City / 29 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio Base

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2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 106,459 Miles
  • Ext Color: Turquoise
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Grantsville, MD
  • MPG: 24 City / 29 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio Base

$1,600

2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 123,569 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy
  • 5 Days on Lot

2001 Kia Rio Base

$1,199

2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 116,043 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Uniontown, PA
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy
  • 108 Days on Lot

2001 Kia Rio Base

$4,772

2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 147,432 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Vancouver, WA
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

$3,995

2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 44,248 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Sarasota, FL
  • MPG: 24 City / 29 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

$2,950

2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 99,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Lincoln, NE
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy
$2,988

2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Jose, CA
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 148,031 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Lorain, OH
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 122,736 Miles
  • Ext Color: Turquoise
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Riverside, RI
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 101,284 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Blue
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy

2001 Kia Rio

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2001 KIA RIO

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 144,894 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Lake City, GA
  • MPG: 22 City / 28 Hwy
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2001 KIA RIO BASE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 98,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • MPG: 24 City / 29 Hwy
  • 527 Days on Lot
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