Kia Soul: Rear Cross-traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) system / Rear Cross-traffic Collision-avoidance Assist (RCCA) system / System setting and activation

Kia Soul (SK3) 2020-2021 Owners Manual / Driving your vehicle / Rear Cross-traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) system / Rear Cross-traffic Collision-avoidance Assist (RCCA) system / System setting and activation

System setting

The driver can select the initial warning activation time in the AVN by selecting "User Settings Driver assistance Warning timing". The options for the initial Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning includes the following:

- Normal:

When this condition is selected, the initial Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning is activated normally. If this setting feels too sensitive change the option to 'late'.

The warning activation time may feel late if the side/rear vehicle abruptly accelerates.

- Later:

Select this warning activation time when the traffic is light and you are driving in a low speed. However, if you change the warning activation time, the warning activation time of vehicle's other system may also change. Check the warning activation time before changing it.

The driver can select the warning volume of the Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning by selecting "User Settings Driver assistance Warning volume High/Medium/ Low". However, if you change the warning volume, the warning volume of vehicle's other system may also change.

For more information refer to “LCD Display” on page 4-51.

Operating conditions

To operate:

Go to the "User Settings Driver assistance Blind-spot safety Rear Cross-Traffic Safety'. The system will turn on and standby to activate.

The system will activate when vehicle speed is below 10 km/h (7 mph) and with the shift lever in R (Reverse).

* The system will not activate when the vehicle speed exceeds 10 km/h (7 mph). The system will activate again when the speed is below 10 km/h (7 mph).

The system's detecting range is approximately 25m. An approaching vehicle will be detected if their vehicle speed is within 8 km/h ~ 36 km/h (5 ~ 22.5 mph).

Note that the detecting range may vary under certain conditions. As always, use caution and pay close attention to your surroundings when backing up your vehicle.

Rear Cross-traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) system / Rear Cross-traffic Collision-avoidance Assist (RCCA) system
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Warning message and system control
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