Kia Sportage: ENGINE START/STOP button

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2024) - Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / ENGINE START/STOP button


 ENGINE START/STOP button position

Illuminated ENGINE START/STOP button The light will go off after about 30 seconds when the door is closed. It will also go off immediately when the theft-alarm system is armed. ENGINE START

 Starting the engine

WARNING Do not start the vehicle with the accelerator pedal engaged. The vehicle can move and lead to an accident. Wait until the engine rpm is normal. The vehicle may suddenly move if the

 Automatic transmission (Shift Lever)


 Seat belt precautions

Take the following precautions when using seat belts. Infant or small child All 50 states have child restraint laws. You should be aware of the specific requirements in your state. Child and/or infant seats must be properly placed and installed in the rear seat. For more information about

 Opening the hood

The hood serves as a cover for the engine compartment. Open the hood if maintenance work needs to be performed in the engine compartment or if you need to look at the compartment. Opening the hood Pull the release lever to unlatch the hood. The hood should pop open slightly.