Kia Carens (2006–2012)

What's good

4 Star Euro NCAP occupant protection rating, 3 star child protection, 1 star pedestrian protection.

What to watch out for

Poor turning circle.

Foot operated parking brake.

Brake and accelerator of auto too close together.

On manual diesels used as taxis, DMFs and clutcxhes typically last 32,000 miles.

26-7-2013: Report of a DPF problem with a 2009/59 (or 2010/59) Carens diesel at 52k miles. Replaced under warranty.

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