2008 Kia Sorento Recalls & Reliability
There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.
EXTERIOR LIGHTING , SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULICRecall Date: 04/01/2013
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULERecall Date: 09/06/2011
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.
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The Sorento comes with impressive warranties, including a five-year/60,000-mile basic warranty. In addition, the Sorento gets a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
"A pace-setting warranty means peace of mind is standard equipment," says 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.". 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 quips. According to
Warranty information last updated: 2/17/09