Kia Soul: Repair procedures - Electro Chromic Inside Rear View Mirror - Body Electrical SystemKia Soul: Repair procedures

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual / Body Electrical System / Electro Chromic Inside Rear View Mirror / Repair procedures

Inspection
Check the functions of the ECM in the following procedures:
1.
Turn the ignition key to the "ON" position.
2.
Cover the forward facing sensor.
3.
Flash a light onto the rearward looking sensor.
4.
The ECM should be darkened immediately on detecting light from the rearward looking sensor.
   
If this test is performed in daytime, the ECM may be darkened as soon as the forward facing sensor is covered.
5.
When the reverse gear is engaged, the ECM should not be darkened.
When light is flashed onto both the forward facing and rearward looking sensors, the ECM should not be darkened.
Removal
1.
Remove the mirror wiring cover (A).
2.
Disconnect the ECM mirror connector (B).

3.
Loosen the mounting screw (B).
4.
Push the ECM mirror base up to remove the ECM mirror assembly (A).
   
Make sure not to damage the mounting bracket when removing the mirror.

Installation
1.
Install the mirror making sure that the mounting bracket is not damaged.
2.
Install the mirror wiring cover after reconnecting the connector and tightening the screw.
   
Make sure that the connectors are connected properly.
Replace any damaged clips.
    Description and Operation
    Description The Electro Chromatic inside rear view Mirror (ECM) is intended to dim the reflecting light in the rear view mirror. The forward facing sensor detects the brightness of the surround ...

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