i think heater blower fan has gone rogue!?

Asked by Jan 14, 2015 at 12:04 AM about the 2009 Kia Rondo LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

hello everyone,
So, my heater was working fine and then all of a sudden BAM! it stopped working. It doesnt turn on at all. I tapped the heater blower under the dash with my foot and the heater turned on, however it stopped working again.... Could this be a failed blower motor? I have a 2009 kia rondo 2.4lt 4cyl
thanks :)

2 Answers

93,835

Yep, sounds like the motor is no good !

Its not the motor .. I also have a 2009 kia .. its the small plug that goes into the blower on the right hand side if your sitting in the passengers seat.. it likes to melt or fitzzzz up.. I spent the entire MN subzero winter with a metal clothes rod from a wardrobe box pinned between my front seat and that darn pesky plug-in. Be careful you can get shocked if you wiggle it!!! Found that out the hard way.. The crappy part is that wiring unit all it is it's two plugs to wiring cost more than a brand-new blower!!! Probably because I knew it was faulty.. If you check the consumer reports database several reports have been made about this if enough people complain perhaps we can get a recall!!!

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Kia Rondo Questions

Kia Rondo Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 120
#2 Jonnyb502
Jonnyb502
Reputation 80
#2 T_S_T
T_S_T
Reputation 80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Kia Sorento
503 Great Deals out of 36,689 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sportage
241 Great Deals out of 19,706 listings starting at $795
Used Toyota RAV4
680 Great Deals out of 62,275 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda CR-V
901 Great Deals out of 61,520 listings starting at $1,200
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
300 Great Deals out of 16,529 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sedona
142 Great Deals out of 9,561 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Corolla
923 Great Deals out of 74,280 listings starting at $1,500
Used Mazda MAZDA5
58 Great Deals out of 1,663 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,332 Great Deals out of 67,311 listings starting at $1,600
Used Nissan Rogue
587 Great Deals out of 75,164 listings starting at $3,495
Used Kia Soul
325 Great Deals out of 29,591 listings starting at $3,100
Used Kia Optima
527 Great Deals out of 31,520 listings starting at $2,361
Used Toyota Highlander
521 Great Deals out of 25,542 listings starting at $2,100
Used Toyota Camry
1,080 Great Deals out of 98,047 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Odyssey
413 Great Deals out of 28,210 listings starting at $2,295

Used Cars For Sale

2009 Kia Rondo LX For Sale
45 listings starting at $3,900
2008 Kia Rondo LX For Sale
22 listings starting at $3,295