Kia recalls model year 2022 Sorentos and Tellurides

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The spare tire may be the incorrect size

Kia Motors America is recalling eight model year 2022 Sorentos and Tellurides.

The vehicles may have an incorrectly sized spare tire that -- when installed -- can impair the anti-lock braking system (ABS) and the traction control system (TCS).

Impaired anti-lock braking or traction control systems can increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will inspect and replace the spare tire -- as necessary -- free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on July 27, 2022.

Owners may contact Kia customer service at (800) 333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC244.

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