Kia Sportage: Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2023) - Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / Driver Attention Warning (DAW) / Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

A: Driver Assistance

  1. Driver Attention Warning
  2. Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

Leading Vehicle Departure Alert: The function will inform the driver when the front vehicle departs from a stop.

Warning Timing

Warning Timing

Warning Timing

A: Driver Assistance

  1. Warning Timing
  2. Standard
  3. Late

With the vehicle on, select Settings ? Driver Assistance ? Warning Timing from the User Settings menu or select Settings? Vehicle ? Driver Assistance ? Warning Timing from the infotainment system to change the initial warning activation time for Driver Attention Warning.

  • Standard: Use in a normal driving environment. If Driver Attention Warning operates too sensitive, set the warning timing to Late.
  • Late: The warning timing will be late


  • If you change the Warning Timing, the warning time of other Driver Assistance systems may change.
  • If the vehicle is restarted, Driver Warning Time will maintain the last setting.


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