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Vehicles covered by the Kia recall include 2010 through 2013 Forte compact cars and 2011 through 2013 Optima midsize cars. Also covered are Optima Hybrid and Sedona minivans from 2011 and 2012.
In April, Hyundai expanded a recall from earlier in the year to 580,000 vehicles. Those include the 2011 through 2013 Sonata midsize canada goose outlet shop car and the 2011 and 2012 Sonata Hybrid. Hyundai says the canada goose outlet online recall now canada goose clearance sale includes all vehicles with the same air bag computers.
Both automakers say they working on a fix. Kia said it would notify owners by July 27, while Hyundai said its notification runs from April 20 to June 15.
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The agency said would evaluate the Hyundai Kia problems and will investigate whether any other vehicle manufacturers used the same or similar ZF TRW air bag computers. Messages were Friday left seeking comment from NHTSA.
The agency says four crashes occurred in Sonatas and two happened in Fortes. One Forte crash happened in Canada. All six crashes were reported to NHTSA between 2012 and 2017, but it was unclear when they occurred.
In a statement Friday, ZF TRW said the air bag control units sent to Kia were designed and built according to Kia specifications. The company provided technical support to Kia, it said.
ZF also supplies air bag computers to other manufacturers which it did not canada goose black friday sale identify, but said each one is to a customer particular vehicle. The statement said ZF is cooperating with the government investigation.
In May of last year, NHTSA opened an investigation into whether Hyundai and Kia moved quickly enough to canada goose factory outlet recall more than 1.6 million cars and SUVs because the engines can stall, increasing the canada goose outlet reviews risk of a crash. The investigation into three recalls by the two brands is pending. The agency also said it investigating whether the automakers followed safety reporting requirements.