The diagram depicting the proper location of jump starting the vehicle is inaccurate. Following the diagram instead of the text, which is written properly, could result in injury. Owners were sent an adhesive label with the correct illustration to update their owners manuals.
2000 Kia Sportage Recalls
Kia Sportage Recall 04V305000
Body, Interior & Misc.,August 16, 2004
Summary:ON CERTAIN PASSENGER AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE FRONT SAFETY BELT BUCKLES MAY EMIT A "CLICK" SOUND DURING THE BUCKLING PROCESS THAT IS SIMILAR TO THE SOUND EMITTED WHEN A BUCKLE IS BEING LATCHED, WHEN IT IS NOT.
Kia Recalls 2000 Sportage Vehicles Due to Faulty Manual Showing Improper Jump Start Diagram
Electrical & Lights,September 7, 2000
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