Kia Lucky Motors has recalled the Kia Sportage crossover SUV in Pakistan over a potential electrical issue in the HECU fuse kit that may lead to vehicle catching fire.
This step has been taken by Kia Lucky Motors after multiple fires have been reported with videos of these incidents went viral on social media showing the vehicles engulfed in flames.
It is pertinent to mention that Hyundai Nishat Motors also issued a recall of their crossover SUV, the Hyundai Tucson over possible malfunction in electrical components possible causing the vehicle to catch fire.
Moreover, this is not the first time vehicles of these two companies have caught fire as there have been millions of recalls across different countries due to possible fire hazard. It bears mentioning that Kia Motors is a subsidiary of Hyundai and both companies sometimes use the same parts, especially electrical components in their vehicles.
Kia Sportage Recalled in Pakistan
Kia Lucky Motors has issued a recall of all its Kia Sportage SUVs in Pakistan and requested customers to take their vehicle to the nearest company dealership for a free of cost inspection and replacement of possible faulty parts.