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Fire Risk Forced KIA Motors to recall its more than 87000 Fortes cars

Kia recalling forte models
KIA Motors America recalling its 2014 Forte model assuming fire risk.

26 January 2015 – Technical errors or manufacturing defect or the price competition what ever the reason, auto industries has often come to a public resistance as their vehicle has given them huge fortune to repair and risk their lives.
In a recent news, KIA Motors America has announce that they are recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire.
The cooling fan resistor might overheat and melt in those vehicles, increasing the risk of a fire.

The recall notice issued on Saturday affects KIA Fortes made from Dec. 5, 2012, through April 17, 2014.

The recall by the South Korean automaker is expected to begin Feb. 24.

Owners of 2014 Fortes seeking additional information may contact KIA at 1-800-333-4542, or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236.

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