In case someone is reading this later and thinks the light should be on if the battery isnt being charged. Replace the fuse with a new one of the same rating. The alcohol in it can kill the grass. Check the removed fuse; replace it if it is blown. If your Sorento has many options like a sunroof, navigation, heated seats, etc, the more fuses it has.
After doing some work I went out to eat and on the way home I noticed the headlights were very dim. Push in a new fuse of the same rating, and make sure it fits tightly in the clips. Memory fuse Your vehicle is equipped with a memory fuse to prevent battery discharge if your vehicle is parked without being operated for prolonged periods. If necessary, correct, clean, refill, adjust or replace. Electrical components such as your map light, radio, heated seats, high beams, power windows all have fuses and if they suddenly stop working, chances are you have a fuse that has blown out. New fuse is bolted to the fuse block. Rowefast answered 3 years ago Sounds like a main power lead to run that fuse box, on a Chevy they have in line fusible links in the main power lines to the fuse boxes.
Please be sure to test all of your wires with a digital multimeter before making any connections. There are special power adapters that plug into the cigarette lighter or accessory socket to prevent power loss to the computer. You probably found the first one. I have a suspicion it is the wire from the alternator to charge the battery??? Always replace a blown fuse with one of the same rating. What is it, what does it do? I'm not 100% sure, but there should be a fuse box under the hood on the driver's side.
If a fuse is blown, it must be replaced. The one I got was not as wide as the lugs in the fuse box. Started the car and got 14. Pulling and tugging, all I did was break off bits of the metal contacts. Open the fuse panel cover. Some components may have multiple fuses, so make sure you check all of the fuses that are linked to the component in question. Turn off the headlights and tail lights.
A helpful tool to buy from an auto parts store or auto parts section of a wal mart or k-mart, is an automotive fuse puller with extra replacement fuses for your car. If my sources are correct it should be a 20amp yellow fuse but always check the recommended fuse replacement by the diagram or in your owner's manual. A generic bolt in 80a fuse from the parts store. Put a voltmeter to the battery terminals and found a whopping 7. If checking and replacing the fuse for the component in question doesn't work, we recommend seeking assistance from a trusted professional mechanic. I hope I could help you find the right fuse box for the cigarette lighter.
Advanced auto parts has a 150 A replacement fuze that I read will work if that fuze is blown. GuruR34S answered about a year ago Good day I do not have a answer, but I have a 2008 kia sedona and one of the fuse on the battery cable blow the town truck man tell me it the fuse gone so the other fuse it 60 I went and get another 60 and the mechanics put it in now the new fuse blow and leave me on the road again. Three kinds of fuses are used: blade type for lower amperage rating, cartridge type, and multi fuse for higher amperage ratings. I try to pull it out. If your Sportage is experiencing electrical problems, you should always check the fuses first, because they are relatively easy to check and cheap to change.
Someone else had this problem and nothing was posted for a fix, so I thought I would save someone a bad headache later. Anyways the metal connectors broke, nd i can not find the fuse. The emission control system of your vehicle is covered by a written limited warranty. Inner panel fuse replacement 1. I have also seen the wire connection go bad during a short in the back of the fuse box itself where the wire goes in. It is Hard Wired to protect you. I suspect they are spot welded at the factory.
This information outlines the wires location, color and polarity to help you identify the proper connection spots in the vehicle. I look at pics on Rock Auto. Oh yeah as soon as i tried to start the car without it the alarm went off. Refer to вЂњBatteryвЂќ in this section. Research says this means alternator for sure. Thank you DoneJustTo answered 11 months ago there is a great video on youtube.
In front of the driver sit, there are actually 2 fuse boxes. Today I find the culprit. They should be able to figure out if the component needs to be replaced or if there is a short or some other problem with your Sportage. If you need to replace a blown fuse in your Sportage, make sure you replace it with one that has the same amperage as the blown fuse. In the lid of the box after you remove it or on a label on the top of the box is usually a diagram showing the location and function of all the fuses in that box. Had not problems for two months. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Turn the ignition switch and all other switches off. I want to know if the fuse is a higher once or lower the part store say they don't know, I just brought the van. The whole set-up looks factory. Use the removal tool provided on the engine compartment fuse panel cover. Reinstall in the reverse order of removal. It is accurate at the time of printing.