2014 KIA SOUL Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2014 KIA SOUL Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID1496606
 Internal NHTSA #11128515
 ManufacurerKia Motors America
 Model Year2014
 File date28/07/18
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemMy 2014 kia soul could have killed my kids when it blew a rod at 120,000 miles. My 18 year old son was driving (my 21 year old daughter was a passenger) my car in a busy 4 lane traffic in utah when the car lost all power! I am just grateful that my children did not die. I bought this car because kia's are supposed to run forever. I did regular maintenance on my car and now i am looking at $5,000 to repair my car! I called kia headquarters and the only thing i got was treated badly! How could this be my fault? An interesting thing is that a co-worker of mine had a 2014 kia that did the exact same thing at 110,00 miles! She also had to pay the money and kia treated her badly as well. I need help to pay for the repairs from kia it is their fault!
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure120000
Number of Occurences
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateHEYBURN, ID
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?N
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons
No. of fatalities
 Date of purchase15/08/22
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders
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Transmission type
 Vehicle speed80
 DoT tire identifier
 Tire size
 Location of tire code
 Type of tire failure code
 Was defective tire repaired?
 Date of manufacture
Type of child seat code
Type of restraint
 Dealer's name
 Dealer's telephone number
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 Dealer's ZIP code
  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.



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