Kia Sorento Recalls & Reliability
There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.
EXTERIOR LIGHTING , SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULICRecall Date: 04/01/2013
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCHRecall Date: 04/15/2009
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The Sorento comes with a five-year/60,000-mile limited basic warranty. Kia also supports the Sorento with a ten-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty. Consumer Guide praises the offer, saying, "rivals don't match Kia's generous warranty."
While Kia is a relatively new brand in North America, the Sorento's sales and quality ratings have risen steadily over the past several years. The manufacturer's "warranty lasts longer than most marriages," the BusinessWeek, "The company's basic message: We couldn't afford to offer this warranty if we thought this car would break down, but if it does, you're covered."quips of Kia's five-year/60,000-mile warranty with a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty. To top it off, Kia provides free, 24-hour roadside assistance. According to