Get ready to experience how easy life can be. With real-time information to assist you in every situation, and new remote smartphone capabilities that keep you better connected with your Kia than ever before.
Enjoy full control of your Kia via your smartphone. With the Kia Connect In-App Services, you can lock and unlock your Kia from anywhere with a simple tap. Also get the most out of your battery pack by remotely starting, stopping, and scheduling your charging progress.
Monitor your Kia’s location, driving time, distance, and top speed using the Kia Connect In-App Services. Also with the Locator functionality, you always know where you last parked your car, no longer having to search for it in large parking lots or unfamiliar streets.
Your way, all the way: Plan and set your journey in advance with the Kia Connect In-App Services, then send any address seamlessly to your Kia’s navigation system. Also you can remotely activate, set and schedule climate control before you get in the car, so it's just right when you get in.
Smarter ways to your destination. Be always informed ahead of the curve via navigation screen. Get real-time updates about nearby parking spots and points of charge.* The possibilities of the Kia Connect In-Car Services are versatile and extensive, making the most of your Kia experience. *For EV and PHEV only
We describe over-the-air (OTA) as the capability that Kia vehicles have to receive software and map updates for the model automatically wirelessly, rather than needing to download and install them manually or having to visit a dealership to get them. This over-the-air technology allows Kia to deliver performance enhancements and new features, providing convenience and ensuring that vehicles stay up to date with the latest software and map improvements.
Let the notification center inform you whenever the car alarm is triggered and share important insights and diagnostic about your Kia. When it comes to weather, check the three-day weather forecast for a complete summary, including minimum temperatures, and chances of sun or rain.
The online directory displays the locations of charging stations for Plug-in models as well as other details such as payment methods, plug availability, and compatible connector types. Get real-time updates about nearby parking spots and points of charge.* *For EV and PHEV only
View your smartphone’s calendar on your navigation screen and let it guide you straight to the location of your upcoming appointments, and can also be added to the Kia Connect In-App Services. Enjoy seamless access to agenda contacts or switch radio stations by just using your voice.
Get ready for an enhanced driving experience for the digital age and connect with your Kia like never before following these steps.
Download Kia Connect from your preferred app store.
Open the Kia Connect In-App Services and log in or create a new account.
Enter your phone number to receive a verification code, which you enter on the car's Dashboard to verify yourself.
With compatible vehicles, you can scan the QR code directly with the Kia Connect app in order to add the vehicle to your account. QR code can be found on your navigation screen. Alternatively, you can enter the VIN.
Now select “Verification Code” on the vehicle's Electronic Dashboard Unit, enter the visible verification code in your phone app and click “ok”.
Now your mobile device is paired to your car and you can access the features by tapping on “your vehicle” in the phone app.