Auto Code Readers

Kia ABS - Auto Repair Codes

Scan Tool for Codes and Live Data for your Kia ABS from $149.95

The information below may apply to Kia Sportage and many other models

Step 5
Kia ABS Code Reading
Connector Diagram
Connector Location
Auto Repair Manual - How to read codes (No Special Tools Needed)
Note:If this method of connecting terminals does not cause the ABS warning light to flash, go back and try the other method.
1 Connect terminal 8 and 12with your own wire link, (Click here for details) ,for 3 seconds then remove
2 Turn ignition ON, the ABS warning light should be flashing.
3 Read codes as described in the Code Format Description below.
4 Press the continue button to enter the code numbers and get the code description.
Code Format Diagram
Code Format Description
A long flash indicates the start of the code sequence.
The code is made up of four groups of short flashes each representing a digit.
A 1.2 second pauses separate each group of flashes
Only one code is displayed at a time. To display next code, re-connect terminals as above.
If no more fault codes, ABS warning light will continuously flash 1.2 second flashes with 1.2 second pauses.
Code Format Diagram shows code No. 1231.
To move to the next screen click on the Continue button
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Note on Example Model(s): Kia Sportage
The example model(s) shown, Kia Sportage for this auto repair service are only an indication to help you. There may be many other models that apply to this connector. Click above link to see the complete vehicle coverage list.

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