KIA Sorento 2012 Audio issue.

10

Asked by Jan 02, 2013 at 01:53 AM about the 2012 Kia Sorento EX AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have Sorento 2012, Media sound was working yesterday, today I start it up and there is no audio at all, I reset the factory setting, also updated the software, and checked the Audio fuse? any suggestion.

13 Answers

5,610

2012 that should still be under waranty. Bring it to the dealer you bought it at and have it checked. first make sure that is covered by your waranty

10

That you for your answer, it is still under warranty, I thought iI can do something as the dealer is 500km faraway.

3,500

if you havent made it into the dealer yet you can pull the audio fuse to try a hard reset of the radio. but more then likely the radio will need repaced. just remove the fuses marked for sudio with the key on until the radio loses power(im assuming it still lights up just no sound). turn off the key an let it sit for about ten minutes and reinstall the fuse. youll have to put your radio presets back in but it might "wake" it up

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
10

Thanks James for your answer, I came to the dealer and they checked the radio system and they said it is defective and I have appointment tomorrow to change it with a new system. Ali

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
80

I have a 2013 Kia Sorento. On Saturday my sound was working and I got out of the car and got back in about 30 minutes later to have no sound what so ever, maps, satellite radio, regular radio, blue tooth nothing. I called the dealer this morning and there is a small reset button located right on the front of my radio system. It's a small hole right above the Sirius word on the front, upper left hand corner. I pressed it with a paper clip and it does a hard reset and it works great! I knew it wasn't a fuse issue because other things associated with the audio fuse was working . The amp fuse was okay too. So look for a small hole on the face of your radio somewhere have radio turned on and press the button! Good luck!

8 out of 8 people think this is helpful.
70

I tried the reset button on my Sorento 2012 and didn't work, still no sound...nothing.

7 out of 7 people think this is helpful.
20

I tried the reset without success so I checked the amplifier fuse which was was NOT blown but just taking it and out and putting it back in, fixed the problem.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
20

My wife's 2012 Sorento radio would turn-off / lock-up after using her phone through it with Bluetooth, she says usually when checking voicemail. Then her OEM Kia car battery died (after just 3 years? - disappointing). Replaced the battery. The radio problem has not returned since the battery was replaced! Coincidence??? Who knows??? But what the heck - try checking?/replacing? your battery. If you are "resetting" the radio from what is already a low voltage power supply situation - you aren't fixing anything. The radio, like it or not, is basically a computer - and computers don't like low voltage. The battery might be the source of the problem, not the radio. Good luck!

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
20

The reset button worked for my sound. I was having the same issue....everything was working but no sound was coming out of the speakers.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
40

I have a 2012 kia sorento radio works but no sound fuses are good. Any idea what could be

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
40

I have a 2012 kia sorento my radio work but no sound. I replace the radio and the amp at the same time but still no sound at all. Can somebody help me with an opinion.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
10

I'm having the same issue on My 2012 Kia Sorento. Radio powers up, but no sound. Changed audio and amp fuses and reset. Still no sound.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
10

Just bought a Kia Rio and literally not even 30 minutes off the lot and my radio stops working. Taking it back in the morning to get the problem fixed

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2005 Kia Sorento Issues Accelerating 3 answers

    I have a 2005 Kia Sorento that has some problems accelerating. If i accelerate too hard there is a clunking sound in the front passenger side of the car. We have had the cars wheel bearings fixed no...

    2005 Kia Sorento

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2011 Kia Sorento Radio Issue 1 answer

    I have a 2011 Kia Sorento. Everything was working fine until I switched from radio to CD. Now the volume control is gone. No matter what I do with the volume knob, the volume stays the same. Of cour...

    2011 Kia Sorento SX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What circuit are the power locks on of a 2006 Kia Sorento? 1 answer

    I have problems with my power locks. I use the FOB to open and close the locks. It works, but the locks will actuate without pressing the FOB. They will cycle "open-close" several times. I also have a...

    Kia Sorento

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • how to disengage 4wd low on 2003 sorento ex 1 answer

    sorento is stuck in 4wd low

    2003 Kia Sorento EX 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2005 Kia sorento 4 answers

    Does the 2005 kia sorento 5 speed have a chip in it?

    2005 Kia Sorento LX

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Sorento

Looking for a Used Sorento in your area?

CarGurus has 33,058 nationwide Sorento listings starting at $1,495.

ZIP:

Search Kia Sorento Questions

Kia Sorento Experts

#1 griprim12
griprim12
Reputation 400
#2 roc622
roc622
Reputation 370
#3 James Warner
James Warner
Reputation 340
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Hyundai Santa Fe
265 Great Deals out of 19,016 listings starting at $500
Used Kia Sportage
230 Great Deals out of 21,299 listings starting at $2,395
Used Toyota Highlander
327 Great Deals out of 25,287 listings starting at $2,900
Used Honda CR-V
757 Great Deals out of 58,487 listings starting at $900
Used Honda Pilot
328 Great Deals out of 20,725 listings starting at $2,199
Used Ford Explorer
788 Great Deals out of 74,451 listings starting at $750
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,018 Great Deals out of 63,551 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sedona
108 Great Deals out of 8,335 listings starting at $2,395
Used Nissan Rogue
557 Great Deals out of 77,885 listings starting at $3,302
Used Toyota RAV4
587 Great Deals out of 68,850 listings starting at $2,350
Used Ford Escape
1,299 Great Deals out of 94,867 listings starting at $1,400
Used Kia Optima
407 Great Deals out of 30,221 listings starting at $2,995
Used Nissan Pathfinder
268 Great Deals out of 21,898 listings starting at $2,250
Used Ford Edge
639 Great Deals out of 51,305 listings starting at $3,990
Used Chevrolet Traverse
483 Great Deals out of 47,107 listings starting at $5,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Kia Sorento EX AWD For Sale
638 listings starting at $25,997
2016 Kia Sorento EX AWD For Sale
126 listings starting at $21,322
2015 Kia Sorento EX AWD For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 124 listings starting at $19,995
2014 Kia Sorento EX AWD For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 150 listings starting at $14,235
2013 Kia Sorento EX AWD For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 122 listings starting at $9,900