Kia Forte: Driving your vehicle / Key positions

Kia Forte 2019-2021 (BD) Owners Manual / Driving your vehicle / Key positions

Illuminated ignition switch

Whenever a front door is opened, the ignition switch will illuminate for your convenience, provided the ignition switch is not in the ON position. The light will go off immediately when the ignition switch is turned on. It will also go off after about 30 seconds when the door is closed.

Before driving
Before entering vehicle Be sure that all windows, outside mirror(s), and outside lights are clean. Check the condition of the tires. Check under the vehicle for any sign of leaks. B ...

Ignition switch position
LOCK (1) The ignition key can be removed only in the LOCK position. ACC (Accessory) (2) The electrical accessories are operative. If difficulty is experienced turning the ignition switch to ...

Other information:

Kia Forte 2019-2021 (BD) Owners Manual: High mounted stop lamp (bulb type) bulb replacement


1. Open the trunk lid. 2. Remove the socket from the assembly by turning the socket counterclockwise until the tabs on the socket align with the slots on the assembly. 3. Remove the bulb from the socket by pressing it in and rotating it counterclockwise until the tabs on the bulb a ...

Kia Forte 2019-2021 (BD) Service Manual: Instrument Cluster


Components and components location Components 1. Instrument cluster 2. Cluster fascia panel Schematic diagrams Connector and Terminal function No. Description No. Description ...

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