Kia Soul: ETC (Electronic Throttle Control) System. Description and Operation - Engine Control System - Engine Control / Fuel SystemKia Soul: ETC (Electronic Throttle Control) System. Description and Operation

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Engine Control / Fuel System / Engine Control System / ETC (Electronic Throttle Control) System. Description and Operation

Description

The Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) System consists of a throttle body with an integrated control motor and throttle position sensor (TPS). Instead of the traditional throttle cable, an Accelerator Position Sensor (APS) is used to receive driver input. The ECM uses the APS signal to calculate the target throttle angle; the position of the throttle is then adjusted via ECM control of the ETC motor. The TPS signal is used to provide feedback regarding throttle position to the ECM. Using ETC, precise control over throttle position is possible; the need for external cruise control modules/cables is eliminated.

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1. Dry bearing
2. DC motor
3. Non-contact hall sensor
4. Gear
5. Magnet
6. Hall IC
7. Yoke
8. Stator

Schematic Diagram

    Engine Control Module (ECM). Repair procedures
    Removal 1. Turn ignition switch OFF and disconnect the negative (-) battery cable. 2. Remove the battery. (Refer to Engine Electrical Syst ...

    ETC (Electronic Throttle Control) System. Troubleshooting
    Fail-Safe Mode Item Fail-Safe ETC Motor Throttle valve stuck at 7В° TPS TPS 1 fault ECM looks at TPS2 TPS 2 fault ECM ...

    See also:

    Replacement
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    Engine
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    Loss of the smart key
    A maximum of 2 smart keys can be registered to a single vehicle. If you happen to lose your smart key, you will not be able to start the engine. You should immediately take the vehicle and remainin ...