Kia Connect

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About this app

Kia Connect is an application for customers who subscribe to the Kia Motors Connected Car service.

Try using services such as vehicle start/air conditioning control, door opening/closing, and parking location finding with your smartphone.
※ Only customers who have subscribed to the service after purchasing a Kia Connect-applied vehicle can use it.

*Vehicle control
- Through the vehicle remote control service, remote start/off, as well as turn on headlights and warning sounds, and door open/lock services are provided, and the temperature of the vehicle interior can be adjusted during remote start.
"※ All remote control services are available only within 96 (168) hours after the vehicle's last start-up. However, for Kia Connect 1.0 customers, if the navigation SW is not regularly updated after the 4th in 2015, the service is only available within 48 hours. is available.
- In order to prevent the vehicle battery from being discharged, the communication modem in the vehicle is maintained only for the above period."

1. Remote start and temperature control
- You can optimize the indoor temperature of the vehicle through the function of adjusting the indoor temperature and the start-up holding time during remote start.
※ Precautions
- For the safety of customers, the remote start/remote start cancel function does not work while driving or when it is determined that the driver is in the vehicle. (If the door is not locked with the smart key, the shift lever position is case, etc.)
- In accordance with local government ordinances, if you exceed the idling time limit in a specific place, a fine will be charged.

2. Remote start setting option
- You can set the indoor temperature value and the start-up time during remote start.

3. Door Lock/Door Open
- Lock or unlock the door remotely.
- If the door is not opened directly within 30 seconds after the remote door is opened, the door is automatically locked again.
※ Precautions
- There is a risk of theft when the door is opened remotely, so always use the service only in a safe place.
- Remote door lock/unlock is a function of unlocking and locking the car door lock, so the car door itself cannot be opened and closed.
- If a remote door lock is requested while the car door is open, the service will be notified as failure.

4. Hazard light/horn sound
- You can use the service for the purpose of parking location notification through flashing emergency lights/sounding horns.
- The hazard flashing and horn sounding lasts for 27 seconds.
※ Precautions
- To stop the horn sounding (27 seconds) early, repeat opening/locking the door once with the remote control key.

5. Check the parking location
- When requesting to check the parking location of the vehicle, the actual vehicle location information is searched and provided on the map.
※ Precautions
- For privacy protection, the location between the vehicle and the customer can only be used within 3KM.
- If the location of the vehicle or customer is indoors, the location information is inaccurate and you cannot receive normal service.

6. Destination transfer
- Based on the play map, you can search for a destination and transmit the searched destination information to the vehicle.

7. Route navigation
- You can check the route and estimated time in advance using Kia Connect directions.
※ It may differ from the actual car navigation route.

8. Kia Connect Center
- Through telephone connection with the Kia Connect customer center, you can request various inquiries and theft tracking service related to the opening, change, and cancellation of Kia Connect service, and quickly and quickly process customer complaints.

9. My Account
- Check account information and provide logout function.

10. Push Notification Settings
- Push notification ON/OFF setting is possible.

11. Notification message box
- You can check the control history and received notification messages.

■ Permissions and purpose for using the Kia Connect app
- Telephone (optional): Connection to consultation, telephone connection when using destination transmission service
- Text (optional): phone number authentication, location (current location, destination, etc.) sharing
- Location (optional): Checking the parking location/checking the user's location when sending destinations
- Storage space (required): Download and decompress web content
- Address Book (optional): To receive push notification service
- Calendar (optional): Use calendar destination linkage service
- Photo and video (optional): Use of parking location AR guidance function
※ Even if you do not agree to the optional access right, you can use the service except for the function.
※ Access rights are implemented by dividing into mandatory and optional rights for Android OS 6.0 or higher.
(Cannot allow optional permissions for versions under OS 6.0)

[Smartwatch models that support Kia Connect service]
- Samsung Galaxy Watch (42/46mm)
* Android OS v5.0 / Tizen v4.0 or higher available
Updated on
Sep 20, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Financial info and Calendar
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Financial info and 6 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
11.7K reviews
Minseop Shin
April 3, 2022
업뎃하고 앱열리는거도 느리고, 차에 접속도 안되고.. 테스트는 해보고 오리는건가요? 롤백해줘요 요즘은 쓸만함
1 person found this review helpful
insik shon
December 26, 2021
윈격시동시 핸들과 시트 전윈 켤수 있게해줘요. 너무 차가워요
December 26, 2021
로그인 좀 하게 해주세요 ㅜㅜ

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