Kia Niro: Sunroof / Resetting the sunroof

Reset the sunroof when:

- The vehicle battery has discharged or replaced, or the fuse has been replaced.
- The sunroof does not operate normally.
- The glass opens during operation even though there are no obstructions.
- The glass is not of uniform height.

1.Turn the ignition switch to the ON position or start the engine. We recommend resetting the sunroof while the engine is running.

2.Close the sunroof completely if opened.

3.Release the sunroof control lever.

4.Move the sunroof control lever forward in the direction of close until the sunroof moves tilt up. Then, release the lever.

5.Move the sunroof control lever forward in the direction of close, until the sunroof operates as follows again:

Tilt down → Slide Open → Slide Close.


Do not release the lever until the operation is completed. If you release the lever during operation, try again from step 2.

6.Release the sunroof control lever after all operation has completed. (The sunroof system has been reset.)


If the sunroof is not reset when the vehicle battery is disconnected or discharged, or related fuse is blown, the sunroof may operate improperly.

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