Kia Sportage: Highway Driving Assist settings

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2023) - Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / Highway Driving Assist (HDA) / Highway Driving Assist settings

Highway Driving Assist (HDA)

Highway Driving Assist is designed to help detect vehicles and lanes ahead, and help maintain distance f r om the vehicle ahead, maintain the set speed, and keep the vehicle between lanes while driving on the highway (or motorway).


  • Highway Driving Assist is available only on controlled access road of certain highways. (except for the interchange/ junction)

* Controlled access road indicates roads with limited entrances and exits that allow uninterrupted high speed traffic flow. Only passenger cars and motorcycles are allowed on controlled access roads.

  • Additional highways may be expanded by future navigation updates.

Detecting sensor
Detecting sensor

Front radar
Front radar

Refer to the picture above for the detailed location of the detecting sensors.


For more details on the precautions of the detecting sensors, refer to "Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Sensor Fusion) (if equipped)"

Highway Driving Assist settings

Setting features

Setting features

Setting features

A: Driver Assistance

  1. Driving convenience
  2. Highway Driving Assist

With the vehicle on, select or deselect Settings ? Driver Assistance ?Driving Convenience from the User settings menu or select or deselect Settings ? Vehicle ? Driver Assistance ?Driving Convenience infotainment system screen to set whether or not to use each function.

  • If Highway Driving Assist is selected, it helps maintain distance f r om the vehicle ahead, maintain the set speed, and helps center the vehicle in the lane.


  • If there is a problem with the functions, the settings cannot be changed.

    Have the function inspected by an authorized Kia dealer.

  • If the vehicle is restarted, the functions will maintain the last setting.


For your safety, change the Settings after parking the vehicle at a safe location.

Warning Volume

Warning Volume

Warning Volume

A: Driver Assistance

  1. Warning Volume
  2. High
  3. Medium
  4. Low

With the vehicle on, select Settings ? Driver Assistance ?Warning Volume from the User Settings menu or select Settings? Vehicle?Driver Assistance ? Warning Volume from the infotainment system to change the Warning Volume to High, Medium, Low for Highway Driving Assist.


If you change the Warning Volume, the Warning Volume of other Driver Assistance systems may change.


     Highway Driving Assist operation

    Display and control You can see the status of the Highway Driving Assist operation in the Driving Assist view on the cluster. Refer to "Instrument cluster" Highway Driving Assist will be displayed as below depending on the status of t

     Highway Driving Assist malfunction and limitations

    Highway Driving Assist malfunction A: Check Highway Driving Assist system When Highway Driving Assist is not working properly, the warning message will appear, and the ( A ) warning light will appear on the cluster. Have Highway Driving Ass

     Rear View Monitor (RVM)


     Drive mode integrated control system

    Drive mode The drive mode may be selected according to the driver's preference or road condition. Type A Type B Type C The Drive mode is activated by turning the knob. NOTICE If there is a problem with the instrument cluste

     Engine Oil

    Repair procedures Oil And Filter Replacement CAUTION Prolonged and repeated contact with mineral oil will result in the removal of natural fats from the skin, leading to dryness, irritation and dermatitis. In addition, used engine oil cont