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by Gordo
Mon Aug 02, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Batteries and Charging
Topic: Battery replacement woes
Replies: 7
Views: 2764

Re: Battery replacement woes

This is an old post now but FYI the SA427 update probably disabled your heat pump, decreasing winter range substantially.
by Gordo
Fri Jul 09, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Preheating, on EVSE?
Replies: 5
Views: 1187

Re: Preheating, on EVSE?

Mine don't show though. I don't think it gives a numerical value. Maybe I have to drive it first.
by Gordo
Thu Jul 08, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Preheating, on EVSE?
Replies: 5
Views: 1187

Re: Preheating, on EVSE?

You have tire pressures on a first gen?
by Gordo
Tue Jun 08, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

I'm trying that again before going back to the dealer but they are slow to respond and generally dismissive.
by Gordo
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

None of the software updates are documented as to what they actually do, apart from the parking brake one. They all just say "logic improvement". Are they not applying it to your car? Or have they applied it and you still have the issue? They have not applied it and I'm trying to convince...
by Gordo
Mon Jun 07, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

KIA are probably being coy about documenting their foul-ups, and will not come clean in writing. Has the dealer refused to perform the Service Action? They only do what Kia tells them to. I'm not kidding, they just fill out a form and wait for some Kia suit to reply on what to do. From the invoice ...
by Gordo
Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

Does anybody have any documentation about this issue? SA473 for Kia of America is out there, but there is no documentation that it is to fix this issue. The dealer didn't understand what I asked for at all edit: in desperation, I paid the $19.00 to access the Kiatechinfo website for 72 hours, but th...
by Gordo
Thu May 13, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

Service action 473 (SA473) is now on the NHTSA website, dated April 29 (Kia was still telling me there was no update a few days ago...). I will try and get an appointment for next week!
by Gordo
Tue May 11, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031
Replies: 127
Views: 41775

Re: Resolved: Heat pump stopped working after climate software update SA427, fixed via Kia Service Action 210031

Nice! If Kia of U.S. doesn't get this I might have to make a trip up to BC once the border opens :lol:. ABRP says I only need one stop.

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