Kia Sportage: Plastic parts

Kia Sportage - Second generation (JEKM) (2005-2015) - Body Workshop Manual / Plastic parts


 Polypropylene (PP) bumper repairability

The three types of damaged bumpers shown below can be repaired. Because of cost and quality considerations, bumpers with more damage may be repaired, but replacing the bumper is encouraged. 1. If a hole on a bumper is less than 2 in.(50 mm). 2

 Repair method for PP bumper

Damage to the bumper that reaches the surface of the polyporpylene cannot be fixed just by painting. Use the repair methods shown below to repair damage that reaches the surface of the polypropylene. 1. Rough cut the damaged area 45º using a

 Kia Sportage Third generation (SL) - (2011-2016) - Service and Repair Manual

The Kia Sportage Third Generation (SL) Service and Repair Manual provides detailed instructions and information for servicing, maintaining, and repairing various aspects of the Kia Sportage Third Generation (SL). Encompassing topics such as engine s


 Vehicle Auto Shut-off system

If your vehicle is parked and the engine is left on for a long period of time, the engine will turn off automatically to help reduce fuel consumption and prevent accidents caused by carbon dioxide poisoning. Operating Conditions Vehicle Auto-Sh

 Front Impact Sensor (FIS)

Description and Operation  Description The front impact sensor (FIS) is installed in the Front End Module (FEM). They are remote sensors that detect acceleration due to a collision at its mounting location. The primary purpose of the Fron