MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than a half million vehicles in the U.S.READ MORE: Interim Broward Schools Superintendent Vickie Cartwright To Make $275K, Starts August 2
The automaker says the recall is due to problems that can cause engine failures and fires.READ MORE: Coral Gables Condo Took Emergency Measures After Being Deemed Unsafe, Residents Don't Have To Evacuate
The recall affects about 380,000 Kia Soul vehicles from 2012 through 2016 with 1.6-liter engines.
Some Sportage SUV’s from 2011-2012 and Tuscon SUV’s from 2011 to 2013 are also being recalled due to potential engine oil pan leakage. If the leakage isn’t fixed, the loss of oil may result in engine damage.MORE NEWS: New South Florida COVID-19 Test Sites Pop Up As Cases Increase At An Alarming Rate