Kia Forte Reliability

#8 in Compact Cars Reliability Score: 4.0 / 5
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2017 Kia Forte Reliability

Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.

Predicted Reliability Score 4_0
  • Key:
  • 5 Among The Best
  • 4 Better Than Most
  • 3 About Average
  • 2 The Rest

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2017 Kia Forte Recalls

There have been no safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

2017 Kia Forte Warranty

Kia covers the 2017 Forte with a five-year/60,000-mile limited basic warranty and a 10-year/100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty.


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