Kia is recalling 11,423 of its 2019 Optima sedans because the software for forward collision warning (FCW) may prevent the automatic emergency braking (AEB) system from engaging when FCW senses a potential collision with a stationary vehicle, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The action applies only to 2019 Optimas with 1.6-liter and 2.0-liter four-cylinder engines, NHTSA says.

Kia says it’s not aware of any reports of injuries or crashes related to this problem.

Read Full Article:

https://www.consumerreports.org/car-recalls-defects/kia-optima-recalled-because-automatic-braking-could-fail/