Kia Sportage: Ultrasonic Sensor

Kia Sportage Third generation (SL) - (2011-2016) - Service and Repair Manual / Body Electrical System / Rear Parking Assist System / Ultrasonic Sensor

Components and Components Location

 Components Location

Repair procedures

Repair procedures


1. Lift up the vehicle.

(Refer to GI group - "Lift and support points")

2. Remove the rear bumper.

(Refer to the BD group - "Rear bumper")

3. Pull out the sensor by opening the sensor holder out.

4. Disconnect the connector from the ultrasonic sensor.


1. Install the sensor and connector.


     Button Engine Start System

     Components and Components Location | Description and Operation

     Component Location Start Stop Button (SSB) FOB key holder FOB key Tailgate switch Smart key unit RF receiver BCM (Body Control Module) Interior antenna 1 Interior antenna 2 Interior antenna


     Inspection - Repair procedures

    Connecting Rod 1. Check the connecting rod end play. Using a feeler gauge, measure the end play while moving the connecting rod back and forth. End play: Standard : 0.10 ~ 0.25mm (0.0039 ~ 0.0098in.) Limit: 0.35mm (0.0138in.) If out-of

     Welding procedures

    Observe the following tips when welding. 1. Wear appropriate eye protection. 2. Carefully follow the manufacturers operating instructions for the welding machine you are using. 3. Do not weld, smoke or allow open flames around volatile chemi