KIA Niro: Transmission (Kia NIRO Hybrid)


 Dual clutch transmission

Shift lever type Depress the brake pedal and the lock release button when shifting. Press the unlock button when shifting. The shift lever can be shifted freely. P (Park) R (Reverse) N (Neutral) D (Drive) Operation Depress

 Shift dial SBW type

P (Park) R (Reverse) N (Neutral) D (Drive) Operation Depress the brake pedal and turn the knob to the desired position.  Press P button to shift to P (Park). Transmission ranges The indicator in the instrument cluster

 Characteristics of Dual clutch transmission

The dual clutch transmission has seven forward speeds and one reverse speed.The individual speeds are selected automatically when the shift lever is in the D (Drive) position. The dual clutch transmission can be thought of as an automatical


 Clutch Actuator Motor

Remove the under cover. (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Engine Room Under Cover") Remove the front wheel guard (LH). (Refer to Body - "Front Wheel Guard") Disconect the clutch actuator connector (A). Motor


The AUTO HOLD maintains the vehicle in a stopped position without depressing the brake pedal. Applying AUTO HOLD Operation Press the AUTO HOLD button. The AUTO HOLD indicator will light up in white. The AUTO HOLD indicator changes