Kia Sorento Passenger car

Recall published
2016-09-26
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
Sorento
Product description
Passenger car.
Risk
Due to a software problem in the electronic control module of the tow-bar, the brake light of a trailer attached to the vehicle is not activated when the towing vehicle slows down through the cruise control. This increases the risk of accidents for following vehicles.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
The vehicles affected were produced between 20 March 2015 and 18 May 2016.
Model number
Type-approval number: e4*2007/46*0894*01, *04, *05
Type: UM
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Republic of Korea
RAPEX Reference
A12/1195/16
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany