Kia Sportage: Rear Glass Defogger

Kia Sportage Third generation (SL) - (2011-2016) - Service and Repair Manual / Body Electrical System / Rear Glass Defogger


 Components and Components Location | Rear Glass Defogger Printed Heater

 Component Location Rear glass defogger relay Rear glass defogger switch Rear glass defogger Rear Glass Defogger Printed Heater Repair procedures  Inspection CAUTION Wrap tin foil around the end of the voltmeter

 Rear Glass Defogger Switch

Repair procedures Removal 1. Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. 2. Remove the center fascia panel. (Refer to BE - "Audio") 3. Remove the heater and А/С controller (A) after disconnecting the connector (B). NOTE T


 Opening the liftgate

Liftgate WARNING Exhaust fumes If you drive with the liftgate open, you will draw dangerous exhaust fumes into your vehicle which can cause serious injury or death to vehicle occupants. If you must drive with the liftgate open, keep the air

 Closing the liftgate

The power liftgate will close automatically by doing one of the following: When the liftgate is opened, press and hold the power liftgate open / close button. The liftgate will close automatically and the warning chime will sound. Pre