Kia Sportage: Automatic climate control system

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2024) - 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


 Controlling fan speed

The fan speed can be set to the desired speed by operating the fan speed control button. To change the fan speed: Press button right for higher speed, or press button left for lower speed. Type A (button) Type B (control panel)

 Washer fluid

Checking the washer fluid level The reservoir is translucent so that you can check the level with a quick visual inspection. Check the fluid level in the washer fluid reservoir and add fluid if necessary. Plain water may be used if w