2018 Kia Niro

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2018 Kia Niro Reliability Ratings

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2018 Kia Niro Recalls

There have been 1 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM Recall Date: 09/24/2018
  • Summary: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Kia Niro hybrid electric vehicles. The Main Relay within the Power Relay Assembly (PRA) may have inadequate connections between its contacts, causing increased electrical resistance.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 27030
  • Consequence: The increased electrical resistance can overheat the rear seat which is above the PRA, increasing the risk of a fire.
  • Remedy: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the Power Relay Assembly (PRA) for damage. If no damage is found, the main relay will be replaced. If damage is found, the PRA will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began November 23, 2018. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC168.
  • Dates of Manufacture: OCT 31, 2016 to SEP 10, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: SC168
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V666000

2018 Kia Niro Warranty

Kia covers the Niro with a five-year/60,000-mile limited warranty, a 10-year/100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty, and a 10-year/100,000-mile warranty for certain hybrid components.

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