Kia Optima: Features of your vehicle / Lighting

Kia Optima DL3 2019-2022 Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Lighting

Battery saver function

Daytime running light

The Daytime Running Lights (DRL) can make it easier for others to see the front of your vehicle during the day. DRL can be helpful in many different driving conditions, and it is especially helpful after dawn and before sunset.

The DRL system turns OFF when:

1. The headlight switch is ON.
2. The engine is OFF.
3. The parking brake is engaged.

Rear view monitor
The rear view monitor will activate with the ignition switch ON and the shift lever in the R (Reverse) position. The system is a supplemental system that shows the area behind the vehicle throu ...

Lighting control
The light switch has a Headlight and a Parking light position. To operate the lights, turn the knob at the end of the control lever to one of the following positions: (1) OFF position (2) Auto ...

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Kia Optima DL3 2019-2022 Owner's Manual: Special driving conditions


Hazardous driving conditions When hazardous driving conditions are encountered such as water, snow, ice, mud, sand, or similar hazards, follow these suggestions: Drive cautiously and allow extra distance for braking. Avoid sudden braking or steering. When braking with non-ABS brakes pump ...

Kia Optima DL3 2019-2022 Owner's Manual: ESC OFF usage


When driving ESC should be turned on for daily driving whenever possible. To turn ESC off while driving, press the ESC OFF button while driving on a flat road surface. WARNING - Operating ESC Never press the ESC OFF button while ESC is operating (ESC indicator light blinks). If ESC i ...

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