Kia recalls 18,000 model year 2018-2021 Stingers

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A fuel pump failure may cause a loss of drive power

Kia America is recalling 18,224 model year 2018-2021 Stingers.

The fuel control valve plunger may stick inside the high pressure fuel pump, causing over-pressurization and loss of drive power.

A loss of drive power can increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will update the engine control unit software, inspect, and replace the fuel pump -- as necessary -- free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 10, 2023.

Owners may contact Kia customer service at (800) 333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC281.

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