Driving tips

Fuel requirements
Emission control system
Before driving
Suggestions for economical operation Special driving conditions Using four-wheel drive
Weight of the vehicle
Trailer towing
Overloading
Vehicle load limit
Homelink wireless control system Label information

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Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
The 2008 Kia Sportage is a compact SUV that's available in two trim levels: LX and EX. Either trim can be had in front- or all-wheel drive. The LX comes with 16-inch alloy wheels, full power acces ...

Automatic transaxle fluid
Checking the automatic transaxle fluid level The automatic transaxle fluid level should be checked regularly. Keep the vehicle on the level ground with the parking brake applied and check the ...

Towing
If emergency towing is necessary, we recommend having it done by an authorized Kia dealer or a commercial tow-truck service. Proper lifting and towing procedures are necessary to prevent damage ...