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Kia UVO - What is Kia UVO & How Does it Work?

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What does Kia UVO do? To put it simply: the Kia UVO system is the source of your infotainment features. The Kia UVO eservices make it easier than ever to enjoy on-the-go convenience with your smartphone. With your Kia vehicles’ 7- or 8-inch touchscreen and pre-programmed voice commands, the Kia UVO system allows you to access and control all of your favorite in-vehicle amenities and technologies, including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. Depending on which vehicle you have, UVO may also offer integrated Navigation.

When you are considering leasing or purchasing a new Kia vehicle, you might also be wondering, “What is Kia UVO link?” This is a set of subscription-based, fully-integrated convenience features, like the Kia UVO eServices and Kia UVO app, for your Greensboro and Kernersville adventures. This allows you to access and manage your vehicle, and you’ll even enjoy exciting features like Kia UVO remote start. Learn more about Kia UVO with Carolina Kia of High Point today.

Utilizing the Kia UVO App & Kia UVO eServices

What does Kia UVO do? Well, there are a number of packages you can choose from that offer different services. Some models still offer Kia UVO eServices, which is a limited suite of features that you’ll control using the Kia UVO app on your smartphone. However, most of the up-to-date models in the lineup offer Kia UVO link. 

Kia UVO link provides Kernersville drivers with a subscription-based access to a wide range of conveniences, all of which are fully-integrated with your vehicle and your smartphone. There are differences in cost between the available UVO link packages, so keep that in mind when forming your monthly budget: 

  • 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 features of the Lite package, plus Roadside Assistance, a Vehicle Alarm Alert, and a Curfew Alert.
  • Kia UVO link Plus includes the features of the Lite and Care packages, plus Remote Climate Control, Remote Lock/Unlock, Find My Car, and much more.
  • Kia UVO link Ultimate provides each of the features identified above, plus next-generation conveniences like My POIs, Home-to-car for Alexa and Google, and even more!

In UVO link-enabled vehicles, you’ll receive a complimentary UVO link Lite subscription for a full five years! If your vehicle includes Kia UVO eServices, you can enjoy features like My Points of Interest, My Car Zone, Parking Minder, and 911 Connect–all accessible through your compatible smartphone.

Kia UVO Troubleshooting

If you are having trouble with your Kia UVO system, you can contact our team at Carolina Kia of High Point any time to help with your Kia UVO troubleshooting. Or go to the OEM Kia site for online information regarding common questions and Kia UVO troubleshooting. Updating the Kia UVO system is a bit of a complex process, but you can find all of the information here. If you need help or have any questions, our service team is here to help. 

Explore Kia UVO Features with Carolina Kia of High Point!

If you have any questions about what does Kia UVO do, you can visit our team in High Point outside of Thomasville to chat more about Kia UVO. We’d be happy to provide you with more information about your connected services.

Explore our special offers if you’d like to bring home a new vehicle with Kia UVO for a lot less than you’d pay elsewhere! If you’re trying to make the most of the features you already own, contact us or schedule service today!


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