This page contains links to diagnostic, repair and service information provided by Kia, plus additional, third-party resources. All resources are available to all automotive repair professionals. Some types of information are free, while others require a subscription purchase. Access to Kia Vehicle Security Information (key codes, immobilizer reset procedures, etc.) requires an approved account under the Vehicle Security Professional program.

Most service and repair data is available for Kia vehicles sold in Canada.

How to set up accounts with Kia: Register for an account by clicking the "New Account" button here.
(note: where asked to select "State" and no Canadian provinces are listed, enter ANY US state)

System Requirements: click the red button "Site Requirements" on the right side of the Home page.

Select the type of information you need from the links below.

Subscription prices (USD) * All prices quoted for comparison only and are subject to change

Subscription type Short term Month Year/other Security Professional

Service Info

$19 (72 hours)

$75 KIA J2534 Programming tool (quarterly updates)

$30 KIA J2534 Diagnostic tool (72 hours)

$150 $75 Kia J2534 Programming Tool (updated quarterly)

$150 Kia J2534 Diagnostic Tool


$75 Kia J2534 Programming Tool (updated quarterly)

$800 Kia J2534 Diagnostic Tool

$14 per VIN

Is the information you're looking for unavailable? Use the Service Information Request form for Canada.

Frequently asked questions:
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Q: What requirements do I have to meet to reflash a Kia vehicle?

Q: Which models and model years of vehicles can be reprogrammed?

Q: Where can I get J2534 information for Kia?

Q: How does a technician determine whether a reprogramming event is needed for a particular vehicle?

Q: What OEM equipment is available to reprogram vehicles?

Q: How does a technician obtain the calibration?

Q: How do I identify computer system requirements needed to support reprogramming?