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Hyundai, Kia Recall Over 500,000 Vehicles as Fire Risk Spreads

A Kia Soul in 2016.

A Kia Soul in 2016.

Photographer: Troy Harvey/Bloomberg
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Detroit (AP) -- Hyundai and Kia have added more than a half-million vehicles to 3 ½-year string of U.S. recalls for engine failures and fires.

Three recalls released Thursday by the government add new problems and vehicles to the Korean automakers' list of safety woes, which have brought hundreds of complaints about fires from across the nation.