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2020 Kia Seltos recalled due to missing anti-theft lock

Kia is recalling 2465 of its model year 2020 Seltos SUVs to fit an anti-theft lock.

William Stopford
William Stopford

Kia Australia has issued a recall of 2020 Seltos models as it didn’t fit an anti-theft lock to the steering column that was supposed to be fitted.

This means affected Seltos models aren’t compliant with Australian Design Rule 25/01.

  • A total of 2465 vehicles are affected.
  • Affected vehicles were available for sale from 25 October 2019 to 25 August 2020.
  • The VIN list is attached here.
  • The original recall notice is attached here.

Owners of the affected Seltos models will be contacted by Kia Motors Australia, and advised to arrange an appointment with their preferred dealer for an inspection and repair.

For more information, call Kia Motors Australia on 13 15 42.

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William Stopford
William Stopford

William Stopford is an automotive journalist based in Brisbane, Australia. William is a Business/Journalism graduate from the Queensland University of Technology who loves to travel (remember that?), briefly lived in the US, and has a particular interest in the American car industry.

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