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Kia Recalls Soul, Soul EV for Accelerator Pedal

March 13, 2015

Photo of Kia Soul courtesy of Kia Motors.
Photo of Kia Soul courtesy of Kia Motors.

Kia Motors America is recalling 208,858 2014-2015 model-year Soul and Soul electric vehicles because part of the accelerator pedal may bend and fracture, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The recall covers cars manufactured from July 21, 2013, to Jan. 8 of this year.

Kia dealers will add a supporting piece of rubber underneath the pedal stopper, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 24.

Vehicle owners can reach Kia customer service at (800) 333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC116.

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