Kia Sportage: Automatic climate control system

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2023) - Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Automatic climate control system

The automatic climate control system uses cooling and heating to help maintain a pleasant environment inside the vehicle.

Type A (button)
Type A (button)

Type B (control panel)
Type B (control panel)

  1. Driver's temperature control knob
  2. Passenger's temperature control knob
  3. AUTO (automatic control) button
  4. OFF button
  5. Fan speed control button
  6. Mode selection button
  7. Front windshield defroster button
  8. Rear window defroster button
  9. SYNC button
  10. Air intake control button
  11. Air conditioning (A/C) button
  12. Front glass heater (if equipped)
  13. Infotainment/climate control mode switching button


Operating the blower when the ignition switch is in the ON position could cause the battery to discharge. Operate the blower when the engine is running.


 Using the infotainment/climate switchable controller control panel (For Type B)

Press the button on the switchable controller to switch between infotainment system or climate control panel. Press and hold the button to select the default mode for the control panel. Switching between panels Infotainment control pa

 Heating and air conditioning automatically

Press the AUTO button. The modes, fan speeds, air intake and air-conditioning will be controlled automatically by setting the temperature. Type A (button) Type B (control panel) You can control the air flow in three stages by push

 Heating and air conditioning manually

The heating and cooling system can be controlled manually by pressing buttons other than the AUTO button. In this case, the system works sequentially according to the order of buttons selected. Start the vehicle. Set the mode to the des


 Cup holder

There are various features inside the vehicle for the convenience of the occupants. Cup holder Front Cups or small beverage cans may be placed in the cup holders. WARNING Hot liquids Do not place uncovered cups with hot liquid in the cup h

 Accelerator Position Sensor (APS) | Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor (FTPS)

Description and Operation  Description Accelerator Position Sensor (APS) is installed on the accelerator pedal module and detects the rotation angle of the accelerator pedal. The APS is one of the most important sensors in engine control sys