Kia Sportage: What to do in an emergency
If you have a flat tire (with tire mobility kit)
- Effective use of TPMS
- Low tire pressure telltale
- Tire replacement with TPMS
If you have a flat tire (with spare tire)
- Components of the Tire Mobility Kit
- Using the Tire Mobility Kit
- Distributing the sealant
- Jack and tools
- Changing tires
- Important - use of compact spare tire
When an emergency situation occurs
while driving or when you park by the
edge of the roadway, you must alert
approaching or passing vehicles to be
careful as they pass. For this, you should
use the hazard warning flasher.
Hazard warning flasher
When the vehicle will not start because
of low battery power, you may need to
jump start the vehicle.
Connect cables in numerical order and
disconnect in reverse order.
Jump-starting can be dangerous if done
If your temperature gauge indicates
overheating, you experience a loss of
power, or hear a loud pinging or knocking,
the engine will probably be too hot.
If this happens, you should:
Pull off the road and stop as soon as it
is safe to do
The following explains how to fasten the
passenger's and rear seat belts.
Fastening your seat belt:
Combination retractor type seat belts
are installed in the rear seat positions to
help accommodate the installation of
Child Restraint Syste
Description and Operation
RCV (Recirculation Valve) Control Solenoid Valve is installed on the intercooler inlet pipe and operates the RCV actuator which controls the by-pass passage of the turbocharger compressor.
When the thro