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Kia Sephia 1995
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 13, 1996
Location:
Daina, FL

airbag did not deploy during front end accident; vehicle hit another vehicle at standstill, no warning light on dashboard; vehicle available for inspection. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAFA121X55. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Kia Sportage 1996
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 28, 1996
Location:
Nashville, TN

the vehicle hit a deer head-on at 70 mph and neither airbags deployed. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 8 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDGA7237T5. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel System:N/A. Kia SPORTAGE 1996 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 70 mph.

Kia Sportage 1996
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 28, 1996
Location:
Nashville, TN

the vehicle hit a deer head-on at 70 mph and neither airbags deployed. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 8 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDGA7237T5. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel System:N/A. Kia SPORTAGE 1996 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 70 mph.

Kia Sephia 1995
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Mar 25, 1997
Location:
Ok, OK

steering failure, hit small pothole, vehicle veered across the highway and lost control, vehicle flipped sideways and hit a pole, driver's side airbag did not deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Kia SEPHIA 1995 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
June 27, 1997
Location:
Hempstead, NC

dual air bags did not deploy and front and rear passnger's seat belt assembly did not restrain, allowing driver's chest to impact steering and css to be thrown forward. injuries: back, neck.head and concussions from css straps.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAF1257V52. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
June 27, 1997
Location:
Hempstead, NC

dual air bags did not deploy and front and rear passnger's seat belt assembly did not restrain, allowing driver's chest to impact steering and css to be thrown forward. injuries: back, neck.head and concussions from css straps.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAF1257V52. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sportage 1996
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
July 03, 1997
Location:
Santa Fe, NM

vehicle was involved in a head-on collision and the air bag did not deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDJA7235T5. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Kia SPORTAGE 1996 Drive type:4WD. Kia SPORTAGE 1996 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN .

Kia Kia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Sept 30, 1997
Location:
Brenton, WV

air bag: driving approximately 35mph car pulled out in front of the first vehicle and the front of her car hit the other vehicle in the side. the air bag did not deploy, cause unknown. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDJA7231D5. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Kia KIA 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Kia KIA 1997 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sephia 1996
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 24, 1997
Location:
West Palm Beach, FL

owner hit a guard rail from the front and then the side and air bag didn't deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAFA1256T5. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas. Kia SEPHIA 1996 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 55 mph.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Nov 20, 1997
Location:
Norfolk, VA

consumer was involved in a head-on collision, speed undetermined, in which the driver's and passenger's side air bags did not deploy. also there is major front end damage to the vehicle. please provide further details. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Nov 20, 1997
Location:
Norfolk, VA

consumer was involved in a head-on collision, speed undetermined, in which the driver's and passenger's side air bags did not deploy. also there is major front end damage to the vehicle. please provide further details. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 15, 1997
Location:
Las Vegas, NV

wvioent deployment of driver's/passenger's air bags resulted in injuries. owner indicated that she didn't hit anything or run over anything as well. *ak

2 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNASA1258V5. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas. Kia SEPHIA 1997 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 15, 1997
Location:
Las Vegas, NV

wvioent deployment of driver's/passenger's air bags resulted in injuries. owner indicated that she didn't hit anything or run over anything as well. *ak

2 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNASA1258V5. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Fuel type: gas. Kia SEPHIA 1997 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Kia Sportage 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Sept 02, 1997
Location:
Baltimore, MD

while driving about 25-30 mph vehicle was involved in head-on collision and the airbags did not deploy. owner contacted the manufacturer and was informed that the air bag sensors were not hit, and that is why the air bags did not deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Kia Sportage 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Sept 02, 1997
Location:
Baltimore, MD

while driving about 25-30 mph vehicle was involved in head-on collision and the airbags did not deploy. owner contacted the manufacturer and was informed that the air bag sensors were not hit, and that is why the air bags did not deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Kia Sportage 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Nov 15, 1997
Location:
Miami Shores, FL

coming to a stop sign, applied brakes and the clutch, vehicle accelerated by itself, lost control, ended up hitting 3 trees and then a house head-on. driver's air bag did not deploy, sustained chest injuries. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDJB7238V5. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Kia SPORTAGE 1997 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Kia SPORTAGE 1997 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 15 mph.

Kia Sephia 1996
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Location:
Castle Roc, CO

air bag plate on the driver's side is coming off on one side.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAFA1259TS. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 02, 1996. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Kia SEPHIA 1996 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas. Kia SEPHIA 1996 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN .

Kia Sportage 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 03, 1997
Location:
Booneville, AR

while driving about 45 mph vehicle was involved in a collision. the airbag did not deploy , and the restraints failed to lock up upon impact. the manufacturer has been notified. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDJB7238V5. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Kia Sportage 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 03, 1997
Location:
Booneville, AR

while driving about 45 mph vehicle was involved in a collision. the airbag did not deploy , and the restraints failed to lock up upon impact. the manufacturer has been notified. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNDJB7238V5. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Kia Sephia 1997
Kia Motors America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Mar 21, 1998
Location:
Springfiel, VA

no deployment of driver's and passenger's air bags during rear end collision. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):KNAFA1250V5. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 25, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Kia SEPHIA 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.


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