Kia Sportage: Charging System

Kia Sportage Third generation (SL) - (2011-2016) - Service and Repair Manual / Engine Electrical System / Charging System


 Description and Operation | Repair procedures

 Description The charging system includes a battery, an alternator with a built-in regulator, and the charging indicator light and wire. The Alternator has built-in diodes, each rectifying AC current to DC current. Therefore, DC current appe


Components and Components Location  Components Pulley Front bracket Front bearing Rotor Rear bearing Rear bracket Though bolt Regulator assembly Regulator bolt Rear cover Repair procedures Removal and Installation


 Pre-tensioner seat belt

Your vehicle is equipped with driver's and front passenger's pre-tensioner seat belts (retractor pre-tensioner and EFD (Emergency Fastening Device)). The pre-tensioner seat belts may be activated, when a frontal collision is severe e

 Paddle shifter

Paddle shifter (if equipped) The paddle shift function is available when the shift lever is in the D (Drive) position or the manual mode. With the shift lever in the D position Pull the [+] or [-] paddle shifter once to shift up or down one