Kia Sportage: Operating front fog light

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2024) - Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Lighting / Operating front fog light

Operating front fog light (if equipped)

Fog lights are designed to provide improved visibility when visibility is poor due to fog, rain or snow, etc.

Operating front fog light (if equipped)

The fog lights will turn on when the fog light switch (1) is turned to the on position after the headlamp is turned on.

To turn off the fog lights:

  • Turn the fog light switch (1) to the ON position.


When in operation, the fog lights consume large amounts of vehicle electrical power. Only use the fog lights when visibility is poor.

High Beam Assist (HBA)

High Beam Assist (HBA)

High Beam Assist is a function that automatically adjusts the headlamp range  (switches between high beam and low beam) depending on the brightness of detected vehicles and certain road conditions.

Detecting sensor

Front view camera
Front view camera

The front view camera is used as a detecting sensor to detect ambient light and brightness while driving.

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


  • Always keep the front view camera in good condition to maintain optimal performance of High Beam Assist.
  • For more details on the precautions of the front view camera, refer to "Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Front Camera Only) (if equipped)"  and "Forward Collision- Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Sensor Fusion) (if equipped)" there should be some direction after to.


     High Beam Assist (HBA)

    A: Vehicle Settings Lights High Beam Assist With the ENGINE START/STOP button in the ON position, select 'Lights ? High Beam Assist' from the Settings menu to turn on High

     Malfunction and limitations

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     Wipers and washers

    The wipers and washers remove foreign substances from the windshield and rear window, helping to maintain visibility. A: Wiper speed control MIST - Single wipe OFF - Off INT - Inter


     Preparation of assembly

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     Seat belt precautions

    Take the following precautions when using seat belts. Infant or small child All 50 states have child restraint laws. You should be aware of the specific requirements in your state. Child and/or infant seats must be properly placed and installed in the rear seat. For more information about