Kia Sportage: How to use this manual
We want to help you get the greatest possible driving pleasure from your vehicle. Your OwnerвЂ™s Manual can assist you in many ways.We strongly recommend that you read the entire manual. At the very least, you must read the WARNING and CAUTION sections spread throughout the manual, which are easily recognized by their special markings. These sections have precautions that must be followed to prevent personal injury or death. Illustrations complement the words in this manual to best explain how to enjoy your vehicle. By reading your manual, you learn about features, important safety information, and driving tips under various road conditions. The general layout of the manual is provided in the Table of Contents. A good place to start is the index; it has an alphabetical listing of all information in your manual. Sections: This manual has eight sections plus an index. Each section begins with a brief list of contents so you can tell at a glance if that section has the information you want. YouвЂ™ll find various WARNINGвЂ™s, CAUTIONвЂ™s, and NOTICEвЂ™s in this manual. These WARNINGвЂ™s, CAUTIONвЂ™s and NOTICEвЂ™s were prepared to enhance your personal safety and continued satisfaction with Kia vehicle.You should carefully read and follow ALL procedures and recommendations provided in these WARNINGвЂ™s, CAUTIONвЂ™s and NOTICEвЂ™s.
WARNING A WARNING indicates a situation in which serious bodily injury or death could result if the warning is ignored.
CAUTION A CAUTION indicates a situation in which personal injury, perhaps severe, could result if the caution is ignored.
NOTICE A NOTICE indicates a situation in which damage to your vehicle could result if the notice is ignored.
Coolant refill capacity
To find out how much fluid your vehicleвЂ™s cooling system can hold, refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter. Fill your engine coolant reservoir as outlined prev ...
This spark ignition system complies with the Canadian standard ICES-002. ...
Fuel filler lid
1. Stop the engine. 2. To open the fuel filler lid, pull the release lever. CAUTION To avoid injury from sharp edges, it is recommended that protective gloves be worn if there is a need to open t ...