Kia Sportage: Immobilizer system
Your immobilizer system is comprised of
a small transponder in the ignition key
and electronic devices inside the vehicle.
With the immobilizer system, whenever
you insert your ignition key into the ignition
switch and turn it to ON, it checks
The immobilizer system protects your
vehicle from theft. If an improperly
coded key (or other device) is used, the
vehicle's power system is disabled.
When the ENGINE START/STOP button
is placed in the ON position, the immobilizer
Description and Operation
Body control module receives various input switch
signals controlling time and alarm functio
The warning light and indicator light
indicate a situation where the driver
should be careful and whether the various
functions are activated.
The warning light indicates situations
that require the driver to pay attention