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Kia, Subaru and Ford are among 551,000 vehicles recalled

Kia, Subaru and Ford are among 551,000 vehicles recalled

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued several recalls last week, including notices for more than 427,000 Kia Telluride vehicles that can roll when in a parking lot.

Are you looking to see if any recalls have been issued for your car? If a vehicle is not listed below, owners can check USA TODAY's auto recall database or search NHTSA database For new calls. The NHTSA website allows you to search for recalls based on your vehicle identification number, or VIN, number.

Here's what to know about the vehicle recalls you posted NHTSA From March 24 to March 30.

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A Kawasaki recall for a faulty spark plug could cause the engine to stop

Kawasaki Recalls 1,579 of its motorcycles. the NHTSA report It was revealed that the spark plugs may have been damaged during the car's manufacturing process. As a result, the motorcycle can experience unstable idling, hesitation and engine stalling. If the engine stalls, it will increase the risk of an accident.

Motorcyclists can bring their bike to local dealers to have all four spark plugs replaced for free. Kawasaki has not announced the date on which the company plans to issue the recall notice letter. Owners can contact KMC Customer Service at 1-866-802-9381. The KMC number for this recall is MC27-04.

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Recalled vehicles:

  • 2023-2024 Kawasaki ZX400P
  • 2023-2024 Kawasaki ZX400S

BMW recalls motorcycles for separation

BMW Recalls 1600 BMW Motorcycle Side Cases. The side case latch hooks may not be installed properly in the lock which could cause the cover to open. When this happens, the holster can detach from the motorcycle. If the box or lid comes off, items inside the box may fall out, posing a road hazard to oncoming motorists. As a result, this will increase the risk of an accident, according to the report NHTSA.

The recall case is designed to fit R1300 GS motorcycles, part number: 77 41 9 444 361/362.

Free of charge, dealers will repair the locking mechanism and hinges of the side boxes, and notification letters are expected to be delivered by May 13. Owners can contact BMW Customer Service at 1-800-525-7417.

Note parts:

  • BMW side cover R 1300 GS 9999

Ford recalled for tire damage

stronghold It is recalling 1,902 of its 2023-2024 Transit vehicles equipped with the Transit Trail package. the NHTSA report It was revealed that the tires may come into contact with the front wheel arch liner and body lip, which may cause damage to the tires. Damaged tires may experience a sudden loss of air pressure or tread separation. As a result, the driver may lose control of the vehicle and increase the risk of an accident.

At the time the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report was released, Ford had not revealed a decision on the recall. Temporary recall letters highlighting the safety risks are expected to be mailed on March 27. A second notification will be sent once treatment is available for the parts. Owners can contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 24S21.

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Recalled vehicles:

Subaru recalled for airbag malfunction

Subaru It is recalling 118,723 of its 2020-2022 Outback and Legacy vehicles. The capacitor in the ODS sensors may crack and cause a short circuit. This malfunction may prevent the front passenger airbag from deploying in the event of an accident. If an airbag fails to deploy during a crash, it could increase the risk of injury, according to a report from the Institute for Auto Safety NHTSA.

If you have one of the recalled vehicles, you can visit your local dealer where they will replace the ODS sensors in the front passenger seat for free. Interim letters informing owners of safety risks are expected to be delivered by May 21. A second letter will be sent once treatment is available. Owners can contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru's number for this recall is WRA-24.

Recalled vehicles:

  • 2020-2022 Subaru Legacy
  • 2020-2022 Subaru Outback

Kia recalls the possibility of moving the vehicle

Kia It is recalling 427,407 of its Telluride vehicles for 2020-2024. In the NHTSA reportThe center shaft and right front driveshaft may not be fully engaged, the automaker said. This may cause the vehicle to roll over while the gear is in park. When a vehicle is more likely to roll over, it increases the risk of an accident or serious injury.

Kia advises owners to use the emergency parking brake before exiting the vehicle until an official recall remedy is established. Dealers will update the electronic parking brake software and replace any damaged idler shafts. These services will be completed free of charge. Recall notification letters are expected to be sent on May 15. Owners can contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC303.

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Recalled vehicles:

Ahjané Forbes is a reporter for USA TODAY's National Trending Team. Ahjané covers breaking news, recalls, crime, health, lottery, and public policy stories. Send her an email at [email protected]. follow her Instagram, Threads And X @forbesfinest.