KIA Niro: Driver Attention Warning settings

Driver Attention Warning (DAW) (if equipped)

Basic function

Driver Attention Warning can help determine the driver's attention level by analyzing driving pattern and driving time while the vehicle is driven. Driver Attention Warning will recommend a break when the driver's attention level falls below a certain level.

Leading vehicle departure alert function

Leading Vehicle Departure Alert function will inform the driver when a detected vehicle in front departs from a stop.

Detecting sensor

Front view camera
Front view camera

The front view camera is used as a detecting sensor to help detect driving patterns and front vehicle departure while vehicle is being driven.

Refer to the picture above for the detailed location of the detecting sensor.

CAUTION

  • Always keep the front view camera in good condition to maintain optimal performance of Driver Attention Warning.
  • For more details on the precautions of the front view camera, refer to "Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) (Sensor Fusion) (if equipped)"

Driver Attention Warning settings

Driver Attention Warning

Driver Attention Warning

(Kia Niro EV only)

Driver Attention Warning

A: Driver Assistance

  1. DAW (Driver Attention Warning)
  2. Swaying warning

With the vehicle on, select Settings ? Driver Assistance ? DAW (Driver Attention Warning) on the instrument cluster or Settings ? Vehicle ? Driver assistance ? DAW (Driver Attention Warning) on the infotainment system.

  • If Swaying warning is selected, Driver Attention Warning will recommend taking a break when the level falls below a certain level.

(Kia Niro Hybrid only)

Driver Attention Warning

  1. Driver Attention Warning
  2. Inattentive Driving Warning

With the vehicle on, select Settings ? Driver Assistance ? DAW (Driver Attention Warning) on the instrument cluster or Settings ? Vehicle ? Driver assistance ? DAW (Driver Attention Warning) on the infotainment system.

  • If Swaying warning is selected, Driver Attention Warning will recommend taking a break when the level falls below a certain level.

NOTICE

Whenever the engine is turned on, Inattentive Driving Warning will always turn on.

Leading Vehicle Departure Alert

(Kia Niro Hybrid only)

Information is inherent only Kia NIRO Hybrid

Information is inherent only Kia NIRO Hybrid

(Kia Niro EV only)

Information is inherent only Kia Niro EV

A: Driver Assistance

  1. Driver Attention Warning
  2. Leading Vehicle Departure Alert
  • If Leading Vehicle Departure Alert is selected, the function will inform the driver when a detected vehicle in front departs from a stop.

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