Kia Motors America is recalling 7,901 model year 2016 Sorentos.
A component of the rear suspension may not be welded properly. The improper weld may break, affecting the rear suspension alignment, increasing the risk of a crash.
What to do
Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the welds at the rear suspension cross-member, replacing the rear cross-member assembly, as necessary, free of charge.
The recall began July 27, 2016. Owners may contact Kia Customer Service Department at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC137.