Kia Sportage: Seat warmer
The seat warmer is provided to warm
the front seats during cold weather.
With the ignition switch or ENGINE
START/STOP button in the ON position:
- Push either of the buttons to warm
the front and rear seats.
During mild weather or under conditions
where the operation of the seat warmer
is not needed, keep the buttons in the
The seat warmer defaults to the OFF
position whenever the ignition switch or
ENGINE START/STOP button is turned
Temperature control (Manual)
- Each time you press the buttons, the
temperature setting of the seat will
change as follows:
- Passenger's seat
- Driver's seat
Temperature control (Automatic)
The seat warmer starts to automatically
control the seat temperature in order to
prevent low-temperature burns after
being manually turned ON.
You may manually press the button to
increase the seat temperature. However,
it soon returns to the automatic mode
- When pressing the buttons for more
than 1.5 seconds with the seat warmer
operating, the seat warmer will turn
With the seat warmer buttons in the ON
position, the heating system in the seat
turns off or on automatically depending
on the seat temperature.
- When cleaning the seats, do not use
an organic solvent such as paint thinner,
benzene, alcohol and gasoline.
Doing so may damage the surface of
the heater or seats.
- To prevent overheating the seat
warmer, do not place anything on the
seats that insulates against heat, such
as blankets, cushions or seat covers
while the seat warmer is in operation.
- Do not place heavy or sharp objects
on seats equipped with seat warmers.
Damage to the seat warming components
- Do not change the seat cover. It may
damage the seat warmer or air ventilation
Seat warmer burns
Passengers should use extreme caution
when using seat warmers due to the
possibility of excess heating or burns.
The seat warmer may cause burns even
at low temperatures, especially if used
for long periods of time. In particular, the
driver must exercise extreme care for
the following types of passengers:
- Infants, children, elderly or handicapped
persons, or hospital outpatients
- Persons with sensitive skin, those
unable to detect heat or pain in parts
of the body that are next to the heaters,
or those that burn easily
- Fatigued individuals
- Intoxicated individuals
- Individuals taking medication that can
cause drowsiness or sleepiness
(sleeping pills, cold tablets, etc.)
The temperature setting of the seat
changes according to the levers position.
To ventilate your seat cushion, push
Each time you push the levers, the airflow
will change as follows:
The seat warmer (with air ventilati
The USB car charger allows drivers to
charge their digital devices such as
smartphones, and PC tablets.
Plug the cable into the USB port, and
charging will begin.
The USB car charger is available with
either the ACC on or the ignitio
The power outlet is designed to provide
power for mobile telephones or other
devices designed to operate with vehicle
electrical systems or other devices that
are compatible with the power outlet
and vehicle electrical system.
The devices s
Components and Components Location
Front door trim
Front door inside handle cap
Front door trim seal
Front door quadrant inner cover
Front door module
Front door panel
Front door belt outside molding
Front door b
Front Washer Motor
1. With the washer motor connected to the reservoir tank, fill the reservoir
tank with washer fluid.
Before filling the reservoir tank with water, check the filter for foreign