Kia Soul: Seat Heater (Non-Air Ventilation) Inspection - Seat Electrical - Body Electrical System - Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service ManualKia Soul: Seat Heater (Non-Air Ventilation) Inspection

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First Row Seat
1.
Check for continuity and measure the resistance between terminals.

 
Connector
Resistanc
( 10%)
Cushion (C)
1-2
4.54 Ω
Back (B)
1-2
5.16 Ω
Set (A)
1-4
9.70 Ω

Second Row Seat
1.
Check for continuity and measure the resistance between terminals.
[LH]

[RH]

 
Connector
Resistanc
( 10%)
Cushion (A)
1-4
4.13 Ω

  
Performance of heater is the average temperature of seat surface.
The temperature of seat surface according to pushing the seat heater switch is as below.
 
Type
1st
2nd
3rd
First row seat
Cushion
(2C/35.6F)
HI-Low
38C
(100F)
42C
(107.6F)
-
3 Step
36C
(96.8F)
39C
(102.2F)
42C
(107.6F)
Back
(2C/35.6F)
HI-Low
45C
(113F)
50C
(122F)
-
3 Step
40C
(104F)
45C
(113F)
50C
(122F)
Second row seat
Cushion
(2C/35.6F)
HI-Low
38C
(100.4F)
42C
(107.6F)
-

    Seat Heater (Non-Air Ventilation) Circuit Diagram
    [First Row Seat] [Second Row Seat] ...

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