*KIA recall: KIA is recalling some 380,000 vehicles including the Cadenza and 2017-21 Sportage. KIA will be sending out notices to owners April 30, 2021. There will be no charge for the repair. The fault is with the electrical juncion box. Owners can go to the NHTSA website and check their vehicle’s VIN. KIA provided a phone number for information: 1-800-333-4542. For now, they are asking owners of these targeted vehicles to park outside their garage space, away from any structures. This is a precaution until the repairs can be completed.
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A long-time member of the Midwest Automotive Media Association (M.A.M.A.), Frissell is active in the Chicago-based group, having served as V.P. Membership Chair for two years. She also served on the Car Care Council Women’s Board for several years, and was an original board member of the Women’s Automotive Association International (WAAI)‘s Chicago Chapter, as well as acting as consultant to the board.