December 23, 1999Kia Motors of America Recalls 1998 and 1999 Sephia Compact
Irvine, CA (SafetyAlerts) - Kia Motors of America
today announced a voluntary recall of 1998 and 1999 Sephia compact sedans to replace the
wire harness on the fuel pump connectors.
The defective connections may cause
the fuel pump to stop working causing the car to stall. It is possible that the car
inadvertently stopping could cause an accident.
According to reports over 100,000
Sephias will be recalled to repair this problem. Owner notification should begin
Consumers with questions should call
KIA Consumer Services at 1-800-333-4KIA (4542)
Kia Recall Number
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