Kia Sportage: Odometer
Type A / Type B
The odometer Indicates the total distance
that the vehicle has been driven
and should be used to determine when
periodic maintenance should be performed.
- Odometer range: 0 ~ 1,599,999 km or
Distance to empty
Type A / Type B
The distance to empty is the estimated
distance the vehicle can be
driven with the remaining fuel.
- Distance range: 1 ~ 9,999 km or 1 ~
If the estimated distance is below 1
mile (1 km), the trip computer will display
"---" as distance to empty.
If the level of the remaining fuel is
more than three-quarters, more than
0.8 gallons (3 liters) of fuel must be
refilled for the fuel gauge to change.
In other cases, more than 1.6 gallons
(6 liters) of fuel must be refilled for the
vehicle to change the fuel gauge.
- If the vehicle is not on level ground or
the battery power has been interrupted,
the distance to empty function
may not operate correctly.
- The distance to empty may differ
from the actual driving distance as it
is an estimate of the available driving
- The trip computer may not register
additional fuel if less than 1.6 gallons
(6 liters) of fuel are added to the vehicle.
- The fuel economy and distance to
empty may vary significantly based
on driving conditions, driving habits,
and condition of the vehicle.
Outside temperature gauge
This gauge indicates the current outside
air temperatures by 1 ºF (1 ºC).
- Temperature range: - 40 ºF ~ 140 ºF (-
40 ºC ~ 6 0 ºC)
The outside temperature on the display
may not change immediately like a general
thermometer to prevent the driver
from being inattentive.
To change the temperature unit (from ºC
to ºF or from ºF to ºC)
The temperature unit can be changed
by using the "User Settings" mode of the
* For more details, refer to "User settings
Transmission shift indicator
Transmission shift indicator displays
gear information depending on your
vehicle's transmission type.
Automatic transmission shift indicator
This indicator displays which automatic
transmission gear is selected.
- Park: P
- Reverse: R
- Neutral: N
- Drive: D
Manual shift mode
The LCD display modes can be changed
with the control buttons.
LCD Display Control
MODE button for changing
MOVE switch for
OK: SELECT/RESET button for setting
or resetting the selected item
Accumulated trip distance
Average fuel efficiency
Total driving time
The trip computer mode displays information
related to vehicle driving parameters
including fuel economy, tripmeter
information and timer.
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The Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) prevents
the wheels from locking. So the
vehicle remains stable and can still be
ABS (or ESC) will not prevent accidents
due to improper or dangerous driving
maneuvers. Even though vehicle control
Description and Operation
Knocking is a phenomenon characterized by undesirable vibration and noise and can cause engine damage. Knock Sensor (KS) is installed on the cylinder block and senses engine knocking.
When knocking occu