The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1183/14

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Soul

Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles produced between 18 October 2013 and 9 January 2014 are affected.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Kia

Type / number of model:  EC type-approval: e4*2007/46*0825* Type: PS Model: Soul

Risk type: Injuries
The connection between the steering column and the steering mechanism may become loose, causing a loss of steering.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Other)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Republic of Korea

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: United Kingdom