What is Kia UVO?

2021 Kia Seltos SX Turbo

If you’re a new Kia owner or are interested in purchasing a new Kia, you’re probably wondering, “what is Kia UVO?” The Kia UVO system powers the vehicle’s infotainment features, offering you the convenience of using your smartphone safely while on-the-go. With your 7- or 8-inch touchscreen and pre-programmed voice commands, UVO allows you to easily access in-vehicle features and entertainment technologies such as Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. Depending on which Kia you have, UVO also offers integrated navigation. 

Now, what is Kia UVO link? UVO link is a set subscription-based, fully-integrated feature that will come in handy on your Saugus and Peabody adventures. You can access and manage all of these features when you download the Kia UVO app on your smartphone. 

Kia UVO App

At Pride Kia of Lynn, we often get asked by Salem drivers, “What does Kia UVO do?” Ultimately, it depends on the subscription package you opt for. While some Kia models still offer Kia UVO eServices, many of the current Kia models have Kia UVO link. 

With Kia UVO, you can enjoy the integration of your vehicle and smartphone. You’ll have access to a number of subscription-based features that will make your everyday commutes easier such as Kia UVO remote start. Check out some of the innovative features you can look forward to in each Kia UVO link subscription:

  • Kia UVO link Lite includes MyTrips, 911 Connect, Maintenance Alert, and more. In the Kia Telluride and other select models, Kia UVO link Lite even includes Kia UVO remote start.
  • Kia UVO link Care includes all of the Lite package feature, plus Roadside Assistance, a Vehicle Alarm Alert, and a Curfew Alert.
  • Kia UVO link Plus features of the Lite and Care packages, plus Remote Climate Control, Remote Lock/Unlock, Find My Car, and much more.
  • Kia UVO link Ultimate offers the features listed above, plus next-generation conveniences like My POIs, Home-to-car for Alexa and Google, and even more!

You can also receive a complimentary UVO lite link subscription for a full five years in a UVO-enabled vehicle. If your Kia features Kia UVO eServices, you’ll be provided with My Points of Interest, My Car Zone, Parking Minder, and 911 Connect — all of which are accessible through your compatible smartphone.

Experience Kia UVO Features at Pride Kia of Lynn

If you want to experience the convenience of the Kia UVO system in person, contact us and we’ll arrange a test drive in one of our Kia UVO-enabled vehicles. We can also help you with any Kia UVO troubleshooting, or get the latest Kia UVO update. Or, if you’re looking to access this streamlined service, browse our new Kia inventory and new vehicle specials to find the Kia that best fits your lifestyle in Lynn!

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