May 2022 Navigation Map and Software Update
Register Date : 31-May-2022
□ The clean and stylish “Black” theme has been added! Try using the “Black” theme along with the Milk, Caffé Latte, and Mocha themes
▷ You can use the Black Map theme in the daytime as well as at night
▷ Set the theme by starting on the Home Screen and selecting:
[Settings] > [Navigation] > [Map Screen] > [Daytime Map Color]
Types of Head Units Available to Update
Updating your navigation map ensures that the latest roads and points of interest provided by your system are at your fingertips.
Get the most out of your navigation system with the latest map update and drive with confidence.
Below are examples of different generation head units available on this website to update:
□ Standard-class Gen5 Navigation(7 & 8 in. Touchscreen)
□ Standard-class Gen5W Navigation(10.25 & 12.3 in. Touchscreen)
• New Features after map update vary by model and platform
• If you own a new model not listed above, no updates are currently available
• Please visit us again when the next map update is released
□ Please only use the official NaU (Navigation Updater) software found on this website to download your map
Downloading or copying it from other sources can lead to update failures and lead to critical issues to the navigation system.
□ If you experience any issues while using the NaU software or before/after installation, please contact Kia Customer Care
□ If your navigation system has a SD card, you need to use SD card for updating the software and map
The SD card slot is located just below/above the vehicle display screen.
▷ If your vehicle has a 16 GB SD card, please purchase a high-grade 32 GB SD card
~ Please do not use micro SD card ~
▷ If your vehicle has a 32 GB SD card, please use it to update
▷ Please do not use SD card to save music or other data files
□ If your navigation system does not have a SD card, you need to use a USB flash drive for updating software and map
▷ Please format (ExFat) the USB before using the NaU software
□ When selecting your vehicle, make sure the model/model year are correct before starting the download process
▷ If the wrong model/model year is chosen, the update cannot be performed
□ Please select the correct drive on your PC if you connect multiple media to your PC
▷ Disconnect the media after only after confirming the download process is complete
□ Disconnecting the media during the download process can lead to corrupt files and a map update failure
▷ this update provides software (that may include adding new features and removing others) and map data that may change user and interface experience
After installation, it is not possible to revert to the previous software version.
▷ Certain new features such as Connected Routing and Weather Data require active Kia Connect subscription to access
1) During vehicle software installation, engine must be running to keep the battery charged
Do not turn off the ignition switch or eject SD card/USB during upgrade procedure.
2) Updating navigation while idling may violate the relevant traffic regulation
Please be sure to comply with your local traffic regulations before proceeding with the update.
3) How to double check your car is running
- The start switch should indicate “ON” or the light on the start button is lit
- a software update could effect the functionality of aftermarket components
(i.g. aftermarket rear view camera, speakers, etc.)
If you have any questions, please reach out to Kia Customer Care or the Customer call center.