Kia Sportage: Meaning Of Symbols
There are five primary symbols used to complement illustrations. These
symbols indicate the part to apply such
materials during service.
Do not reuse the part. Replace a new one.
Apply engine oil or transmission oil to the part.
Apply automatic transmission fluid (ATT) to the
Apply grease to the part.
Apply sealant to the part.
Protection Of The Vehicle
Always be sure to cover fenders, seats, and floor areas before starting work.
The support rod must be inserted into the hole near the edge of the hood
whenever you inspect the engine
compartment to prevent the
1. Prior to servicing the electrical system, be sure to turn off the ignition
switch and disconnect the battery ground
In the course of MFI or ELC system diagnosis, when the battery cable is
removed, any diagnostic double
If a large amount of unburned gasoline flows into the converter, it may
overheat and create a fire hazard. To
prevent this observe the following precautions and explain them to your
1. Use only unleaded gasoline.
2. Do not
The wheels on your vehicle were
aligned and balanced carefully at
the factory to give you the longest
tire life and best overall performance.
If you notice unusual tire wear or
your vehicle pulling one way or the
other, the alignment may need
Safe Exit Warning warns the following
Collision warning when exiting vehicle
Watch for traffic
The warning light on the side view
mirror will blink and the warning message
will appear on the cluster, and an