Kia Optima: Special driving conditions / Smooth cornering, Driving at night

Kia Optima DL3 2019-2021 Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / Special driving conditions / Smooth cornering, Driving at night

Smooth cornering

Avoid braking or gear changing in corners, especially when roads are wet. Ideally, corners should always be taken under gentle acceleration. If you follow these suggestions, tire wear will be held to a minimum.

Driving at night

Because night driving presents more hazards than driving in the daylight, here are some important tips to remember:

Rocking the vehicle
If it is necessary to rock the vehicle to free it from snow, sand, or mud, first turn the steering wheel right and left to clear the area around your front wheels. Then, shift back and forth betwe ...

Driving in the rain
Rain and wet roads can make driving dangerous, especially if you’re not prepared for the slick pavement. Here are a few things to consider when driving in the rain: A heavy rainfall will mak ...

Other information:

Kia Optima DL3 2019-2021 Owner's Manual: Air intake control


The air intake control is used to select the outside (fresh) air position or recirculated air position. To change the air intake control position, press the control button. Recirculated air position With the recirculated air position selected, air from the passenger compartment will be dr ...

Kia Optima DL3 2019-2021 Service and Repair Manual: Power Door Lock Switch


Repair procedures Inspection Power Window Main Switch Diagnosis With KDS 1. In the body electrical system, failure can be quickly diagnosed by using the vehicle diagnostic system (KDS). The diagnostic system (KDS) provides the following information. ...

Copyright © www.kioptima.com 2017-2021