Kia Soul: Description - Vehicle Speed Sensor - Manual Transaxle System - Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service ManualKia Soul: Description

Second generation PS (2014-2019) / Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Manual Transaxle System / Vehicle Speed Sensor / Description

Component location : Manual transaxle case

Operation principle : VSS (Vehicle Speed Sensor) is hall sensor type and senses the rotating speed of differential gear.
Function
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Comparing engine speed with vehicle speed calculated based on vehicle speed sensor signal, ECM (Engine Control Module) recognizes engaged gear.
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Based on the information about engaged gear, ECM performs optimum fuel injection quantity correction.
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VSS signal is also used in speed meter of cluster, aircon control module, BCM (Body Control Module), etc.
    Specification
    Item  Specification Type Hall sensor Working voltage  6.5 ~1 5V Output voltage VL ≤ 0.5 V (When output ...

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