Kia Sportage: Using the Tire Mobility Kit
Detach the speed restriction label from
the sealant bottle, and place it in a highly
visible place inside the vehicle such as
on the steering wheel to remind the
driver not to drive too fast.
- Shake the sealant bottle.
- Remove the cap of the sealant bottle
and screw connection hose onto the
connector of the sealant bottle.
- Ensure that valve on the compressor
- Unscrew the valve cap from the valve
of the defective tire and screw the filling
hose of the sealant bottle onto the
Securely install the sealant filling hose
on the valve. If not, sealant may flow
backward, possibly clogging the filling
- Ensure that the compressor is
switched off, position 0.
- Connect between compressor and the
vehicle power outlet using the cable
- Make the ENGINE START/STOP button
position on or ignition switch position
- Switch on the compressor and let it
run for approximately 5 ~ 7 minutes
to fill the sealant up to proper pressure.
(refer to "Tires and wheels"). The inflation pressure of
the tire after filling is unimportant and
will be checked/corrected later. Be
careful not to overinflate the tire and
stay away from the tire when filling it.
When the tire and wheel are damaged,
do not use Tire Mobility Kit for
If the tire pressure is below
26psi(180kPa), do not drive the vehicle.
The tire may cause accident.
- Switch off the compressor.
- Detach the sealant filling hoses from
the sealant bottle connector and from
the tire valve. After using, leave the
sealant bottle and the compressor
Return the TMK to its storage location in
Do not leave your vehicle running in a
poorly ventilated area for extended periods
of time. Carbon monoxide poisoning
and suffocation can occur.
Immediately drive approximately 4 ~
6 miles (7 ~ 10 km or, about 10min) to
evenly distribute the sealant in the
Do not exceed a speed of 50 mph (80
km/h). If possible, do not fall below a
speed of 12 mph (20 km/h).
If you have a flat tire, you can change
the flat tire to a spare tire using tools.
Driving on a flat tire will cause permanent
damage to the tire. Re-inflating a
tire after it has been driven on while
severely underinflated or flat may
Components and Components Location
Rear wiper motor
U_H_Box (ABS 7.5A
Stop lamp switch
Stop lamp 10A fuse
IPM (Rear wiper 15 A)
Rear wiper mo
Low tire pressure telltale
Low tire pressure position telltale
When the TPMS warning indicators are
appeared, one or more of your tires is
Low tire pressure
If the telltale illuminates, immediately