KIA Niro: Instrument cluster (Kia Niro EV)

Instrument cluster (Kia Niro EV)

  1. Speedometer
  • MPH, km/h
  • The speed of the vehicle in kilometers per hour (km/h) or miles per hour (mph).
  1. Distance to empty
  • Estimated distance the vehicle can be driven with the remaining electric energy.
  1. Power/Charge gauge
  • The energy consumption rate of the vehicle and the charge/discharge status of the regenerative brakes.
  1. Battery SOC (State of Charge) gauge
  • Charging status of the high voltage battery.
  1. LCD display
  • Refer to "LCD display"
  1. Warning and indicator lights
  • Refer to "Warning and indicator lights"
  1. Reduction gear shift indicator
  • The indicator displays which gear is selected.
  1. Odometer
  • The odometer indicates the total distance that the vehicle has been driven.
  1. Regenerative braking level indicator
  • Refer to "Regenerative braking system"
  1. Electric energy economy
  • Refer to "Trip computer mode"


  • The information is displayed after getting information from a weather information provider via GPS. Depending on conditions of GPS reception, the information may be different from the current weather in your area.
  • Be careful while driving as dynamicthemed animation effects can distract the driver and lead to unexpected accidents.


  • When the remaining battery is lower than 10% for the high voltage battery, the vehicle speed is limited and then eventually the vehicle will turn OFF.

    Charge the vehicle immediately.

  • If the vehicle is not on level ground or the battery power has been interrupted, the distance to empty function may not operate correctly.
  • The distance to empty may differ from the actual driving distance as it is an estimate of the available driving distance.
  • The distance to empty may vary significantly based on driving conditions, driving habits, and condition of the vehicle.
  • Use a clean soft microfiber cloth to gently wipe any finger prints off the touch screen.
  • The instrument cluster for the righthand drive vehicle may be on the opposite side show differently.


     Full LCD cluster (Kia NIRO Hybrid)

    The full LCD type cluster provides two themes. Link to Drive Mode This is the basic theme of the full LCD type cluster and provides different graphic styles depending on drive mode. Theme This is set by the user and provides digital displa

     Cluster themes (Kia Niro EV)

    Cluster themes (if equipped) The cluster provides two themes. Type A Type A is the basic theme of the full LCD type cluster and provides different graphic styles depending on drive mode. Type B (Dynamic) Type B is set by the user and provid

     LCD display

    Changing LCD display modes (Kia Niro EV) MODE button for changing modes : MOVE switch for changing items OK: SELECT/RESET button for setting or resetting the selected item


     Refrigerant System Service Basics (R- 134a)

    For the electric compressor using high-voltage, use POE oil with high insulation property. Use a separate equipment (refrigerant recovery / charger) exclusive for hybrid vehicle maintenance to prevent infusion of PAG oil of non-hybrid v

     Drive Belt Tensioner Repair procedures

    Removal and Installation Remove the drive belt. (Refer to Drive Belt System - "Drive Belt") Remove the mechanical tensioner (A). Tightening torque : 18.6 - 23.5 N*m (1.9 - 2.4 kgf*m, 13.7 - 17.4 lb*ft) Remove the hydr