Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

Turn the ignition switch OFF.
Disconnect the intake actuator connector.
Verify that the intake actuator operates to the fresh air position when connecting 12V to terminal 3 and grounding terminal 7.
Verify that the intake actuator operates to the recirculated air position when connected in reverse.


3. Fresh air
4. Sensor (+ 5V)
5. Feedback signal
6. Sensor ground
7. Recirculated air

Connect the intake actuator connector.
Turn the ignition switch ON.
Check the voltage between terminal 5 and 6.
Specification
Door position
Voltage (V)
Error detecting
Fresh air
0.3±0.15
Low voltage : 0.1V or less
High voltage : 4.9V or less
Recirculated air
4.7±0.15

It will feedback the current position of the actuator to controls.
If the intake actuator does not operate well, substitute with a known-good intake actuator and check for proper operation.
Replace the intake actuator if it is proved that there is a problem with it.

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  • Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection

    Kia Soul: Intake Actuator Inspection