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Upon request, Kia Motors Corporation or its representative responsible for you will inform you in writing as soon as possible and in accordance with applicable laws whether and what personal data relating to you has been stored by us. If you are registered as a user, we also enable you to view the data yourself and, if applicable, to delete or amend it. If incorrect information is stored despite our efforts to ensure that data is accurate and up to date, we will correct it at your request.