Kia K900: ESC operation off - Electronic stability control (ESC) - Brake system - Driving your vehicle - KIA K900 2014-2022 Owner's ManualKia K900: ESC operation off

ESC OFF state

This car has 2 kinds of ESC off states.


This car has 2 kinds of ESC off states.

If the engine stops when ESC is off, ESC remains off. Upon restarting the engine, the ESC will automatically turn on again.

 ESC off state 1


 ESC off state 1

To cancel ESC operation, press the ESC OFF button (ESC OFF (ESC OFF  ) illuminates). ) shortly (ESC OFF indicator light
(ESC OFF  At this state, the engine control function does not operate. It means the traction) illuminates).


At this state, the engine control function does not operate. It means the traction control function does not operate. Brake control function only operates.

ESC off state 2


ESC off state 2

To cancel ESC operation, press the ESC OFF button (ESC OFF indicator light (ESC OFF  ) illuminates ) for more than 3 seconds. ESC OFF
indicator light (ESC OFF and ESC OFF warning chime will sound. ) illuminates
and ESC OFF warning chime will sound.

At this state, the engine control function and brake control function do not operate. It means the car stability control function does not operate any more.

ESC operation
ESC ON condition When the ignition is turned ON, ESC and ESC OFF indicator lights illuminate for approximately 3 seconds, then ESC is turned on. Press the ESC OFF button for at least half a ...

Indicator light
When the ignition switch is turned ON, the indicator light illuminates, then goes off if ESC system is operating normally. The ESC indicator light blinks whenever ESC is operating. The ESC indic ...

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