Kia Niro: Gauges / Fuel Gauge

■ Type A

■ Type B

This gauge indicates the approximate amount of fuel remaining in the fuel tank.


WARNING - Fuel Gauge

Running out of fuel can expose vehicle occupants to danger.

You must stop and obtain additional fuel as soon as possible after the warning light comes on or when the gauge indicator comes close to the “0 or E (Empty)” level.


Avoid driving with a extremely low fuel level. Running out of fuel could cause the engine to misfire damaging the catalytic converter.

Hybrid Battery SOC (State of Charge) Gauge
■ Type A ■ Type B This gauge indicates the remaining hybrid battery power. If the SOC is near the “L (Low) or 0” level, the vehicle automatically operates the engine to charge the ba ...

Distance to empty
■ Type A ■ Type B Distance To Empty The distance to empty is the estimated distance the vehicle can be driven with the remaining fuel. - Distance range: 1~9,999 km or 1~9,999 mi. ...

Other information:

Kia Niro 2017 (DE HEV) Service Manual: Tire Repair procedures
Tire Wear    • Using tires and wheel other than the recommended sizes could cause unusual handling characteristics and poor vehicle control, resulting in a serious accident. ...

Kia Niro 2017 (DE HEV) Service Manual: Fuel Pressure Sensor (FPS) Description and operation
Description Installed on top of the low pressure fuel pump, the Fuel Pressure Sensor (FPS) measures the pressure in the low pressure fuel line. Based on the fuel pressure measured by the FPS and the amount of fuel consumed, the fuel pump control module (FPCM) determines whether to ...

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