KIA Niro: Tailgate

Opening/closing the manual tailgate

Opening/closing the manual tailgate


  1. Press the outside handle switch (1) to open the tailgate.
  2. Pull up the tailgate.
  3. Push down the tailgate to close it.

    Make sure that the tailgate is securely latched.

Operating condition(s)

  • The tailgate is locked or unlocked using the key or central door lock switch.


 Power tailgate

Operating the power tailgate Operation Press the power tailgate open/close button inside the vehicle or with the smart key for 1 second. The power tailgate opens with a warning sound. Press and hold the power tailgate open/clos

 Setting the power tailgate

Power tailgate opening speed You can adjust the power tailgate opening speed. Select the desired opening speed (Fast / Slow) (Default setting is Fast). Operation Instrument cluster (if equipped) Select Settings ? Door ? Power Tailgate Op

 Emergency tailgate safety release

Operation Insert a long, flat object, such as a key into the opening at the bottom of the tailgate. Slide the latch in the direction of the arrow to unlock the tailgate. Push the tailgate to open. WARNING For emergencies, be


 Seat Heater Switch Repair procedures

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 Rear Corner Radar System

Rear corner radar BCW & RCCW Indicator Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) ON/OFF switch Description System Interface System Function Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) Sends an audible warning and signal on the mirror wh