Kia Sportage: Windshield defrosting and defogging

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2024) - Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Windshield defrosting and defogging


 Defogging inside windshield

When the windshield is covered with frost or moisture, the front view is blurred, you should remove the frost and moisture. WARNING Windshield heating Do not use the or position during cool

 Auto defogging system

Auto defogging helps reduce the possibility of fogging up the inside of the windshield by automatically sensing the moisture on inside the windshield. The auto defogging system operates wh


The vehicle is equipped with a defroster for removing frost or fog from the rear window. CAUTION Conductors To prevent damage to the conductors bonded to the inside surface of the rear window,


 Assembly - Replacing body panel

Assembly 1. Checking welding and fitting in advance When assembling a new part, measure the dimensions of each part according to the body dimensions given in Section 31, and set part to the reference dimensions. Prior to final welding, check the fit of all related parts. 2. S

 Hood open warning

The hood warning message will appear on the LCD display when hood is open. The warning chime will operate when the vehicle is being driven at or above 2 mph (3 km/h) with the hood open. Closing the hood Before closing the hood, check the following: All filler caps in the eng