By on March 19, 2012

Hyundai’s sister company Kia might want to use some of those hypnotic powers to get badly needed parts. Kia’s U.S. plant in Georgia has been shut down, following a fire at parts supplier Daehan Solution. The West Point, GA, factory makes the Optima sedan, the Sorento SUV, and Hyundai’s Santa Fe SUV.

According to Reuters, the plant will be closed for two days, to resume on Wednesday. Spokespeople at Kia said the closing has a limited impact on sales, because  Kia sits on nearly two months of inventory.

 

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