Wake up in the morning and get your compatible Kia heated or cooled to just the right temperature as you get ready to head out.
Enjoy peace of mind and avoid walking to your Kia to check if it's locked.
Start and stop charging your plug-in hybrid or fully electric Kia at your convenience.
Do all of the above and more with just the power of your voice by getting the Kia Agent by Kia. The Kia Agent enables your Google Assistant devices to perform the following remote commands on your select Kias:
• Remote Start/Stop Engine
• Remote Climate Control
• Remote Charge Start/Stop
• Remote Horn and Lights
• Remote Lock
• EV/PHEV: Charging Status
• EV/PHEV: EV Battery Level
• EV/PHEV: Estimated Driving Range
Current vehicles compatible with Google Assistant:
• Cadenza (MY2020+)
• Carnival - select trims(MY2022+)
• Forte - select trims (MY2020+)
• K5 – select trims
• K900 (MY2016+)
• Niro - select trims (MY2020+)
• Niro EV
• Niro Plug In Hybrid (MY2018+)
• Optima – select trims (MY2019+)
• Optima Hybrid (MY2020+)
• Optima Plug-In Hybrid (MY2017+)
• Rio – select trims (MY2021+)
• Seltos - select trims(MY2021+)
• Sorento - select trims (MY2020+)
• Sorento Hybrid
• Sorento Plug In Hybrid
• Soul – select trims (MY2020+)
• Soul EV (MY2017+)
• Sportage – select trims (MY2020+)
• Stinger – select trims (MY2022+)
• Telluride – select trims
This Kia Agent is for the United States only.
• Check that your vehicle is part of the list above and is equipped with a Kia telematics system.
• In your Google Assistant App, say ‘Talk to Kia’ and follow the prompts.
• Log in to your Kia account from the Kia Agent.
• Enter your Kia Owners Account PIN or create a PIN to help manage access to certain features (e.g., Remote Start and Climate Control).
*To unlink the Kia Agent, please visit:https://myaccount.google.com/accountlinking.
• Only use these services/features when safe and legal to do so.
• We recommend using the Kia Agent in a secure and private setting and not in the presence of others, including children.
• When performing a Remote Start or Climate Control for gas-powered vehicles (includes plug-in hybrids), please make sure your vehicle is parked in a secure and well-ventilated area. Close all doors leading from adjacent living areas to the vehicle area before executing these commands.
• Remote features may vary by model and year.
• The Kia Agent on Google Assistant will send remote commands to your vehicle, but it does not currently confirm the completion of those commands through your Google Assistant devices. However, a completion notification will be sent through either the KIA app notification, email, or text depending on the settings in your KIA account.
• An activated Kia account with a current Kia subscription is required to access the Kia Agent.
• To get started with Kia, visit https://owners.kia.com and click "Support", or visit your preferred Kia Dealer.
• For questions or help with Google Assistant, please contact the Kia Call Center at 844-886-9411.