Kia Forte TD (Cerato) 2G fuse and relay

The 2nd generation Kia Cerato was produced in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. In Europe and the USA it is known as the Kia Forte. In this article you will find a designation of the 2nd generation Kia Forte fuses and relays with boxes diagrams, their locations and photos – examples of execution. Note the fuse responsible for the cigarette lighter.

Kia Cerato 2

The purpose of the elements in the blocks may differ from the one presented and depends on the year of manufacture, the level of equipment and the country of delivery. Check the description with your diagram on the back of the protective cover.

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Passenger compartment

Fuse box

It is located in the left end of the dashboard, on the driver’s side, behind the protective cover.

Block in the cabin


Scheme of the block in the salon kia cerato 2


110A Starter relay, anti-theft alarm – START
210A Air conditioner control unit – A / CON SW
310A Heated exterior mirrors – HTD MIRR
415A Seat heating – SEAT HTR
510A Air Conditioning – A / CON
610A High beam lamps – HEAD LAMP
725A Windshield wiper – FR WIPER
810 / 15A Rear wiper or reserve
915A Control unit for door locks and ignition – DRl / SMK
1010A Rear fog lamps – RR FOG
1125A Glass lifter control unit – P / WDW DR
1210A Clock – D CLOCK
1315A Cigarette lighter – C / LIGHTER
1420A Hatch, ignition control unit relay – DR LOCK
1515A Windshield heater relay – DEICER
1615А Stop – signals – STOP LP
1715A Interior lighting ROOM LP
1815A Audio system, trip computer – AUDIO
1915A Trunk opening drive relay – TRUNK OPEN
2025A Passenger door electronics control module – PDM
2125A Locking power windows – SAFETY P / WDW
2225A Power Windows – P / WDW ASS
2315A Power socket – P / OUTLET
2410A Switch Block – T / SIG LP
2510A Airbag Warning Lamp – A / BAG IND
2610A Instrument panel – CLUSTER
2715A Airbag – A / BAG
2815A Door lock and ignition control unit – IGN1-A
2915A Alarm relay – HAZARD LP
3010A Lamp of the right rear position lamp – TAIL LP (RH)
3110A Lamp of the left tail light – TAIL LP (LH)

The fuse number 13, 15A, is responsible for the cigarette lighter.

Relay box

Located under the panel in a single junction box of the integration modular wiring diagram.

relay in salon kia cerato 2

The following relays can be located here:

  • launch keys
  • illumination (illumination)
  • glass cleaner
  • glass heater
  • without key access
  • electro glass lifts
  • etc.

Engine compartment

Located on the left side of the engine compartment, next to the battery, under the protective cover.

Block under the hood


Block diagram under the hood of the kia cerato 2


120A Ignition coils, capacitor – IGN COIL
210A Sensors engine management system – SNSR2
310A Ignition system – ECU2
410A Air conditioning system, fuel injectors – INJECTOR
515A Sensors engine management system – SNSR1
610A Main relay – ECU1
710A Air Conditioning – A / CON
815A Fuel pump – F / PUMP
930A Main relay – ECU
1020А Reserve – SPARE
1115А Reserve – SPARE
1210A Reversing light switch – B / UPLP
1315A Ignition coils, capacitor – ECU3
1410A Stability control system ESP, anti-lock braking system ABS, exchange rate sensor – ABS
1510A Sensors engine management system – SNSR3
1610A Sound signal – HORN
1720A High Beam – H / LPHI
1850A Electronic control unit for electrical equipment of the passenger compartment – BATT2
1930A Ignition switch – IGN 1
2040A Stability control system ESP, anti-lock brake system ABS, diagnostic connector – ABS1
2120А Reserve – SPARE
2210A Fog lights, diagnostic connector – FOG LP (FR)
2310A Low beam lamp, left headlamp – H / LP LO LH
2410A Low beam bulb, right headlamp – H / LP LO RH
2510А Reserve – SPARE


  1. MAIN – Main relay
  2. F / PUMP – Fuel pump relay
  3. A / C0N – Air conditioner relay
  4. BLOWER – Relay for electric radiator fan of the cooling system
  5. H / LPHI – Headlamp high beam relay
  6. HORN – Horn relay
  7. C / FAN HI – Relay for electro fan of the air conditioning system (high speed)
  8. START – Starter relay
  9. FOG LP – Rear fog lamp relay
  10. WIPER – Wiper relay
  11. C / FAN LO – Relay for electric fan of the air conditioning system (low speed)
  12. H / LPLO – Headlamp low beam relay

Main unit

On the side, on the front wall, there is a main fuse box made in the form of high-power fuse-links.


Power fuse box under the hood


  1. 80А MDPS – EPS control unit
  2. 40A ABS2 – ABS control unit, ESP control unit
  3. 40A C / FAN – Electro air conditioning fan
  4. 40A BLOWER – Electro fan of a radiator of a cooling system
  5. 40A HTD GLASS – Heated door mirrors
  6. 125А ALT – Generator
  7. 30A IGN2 – Ignition switch (lock)
  8. 50A WATT 1 – Electronic control unit for electrical equipment of the passenger compartment
  9. 50А SPARE – Reserve


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Comments 1

  • Hello; I need to know pls the location of the high power fuse links main unit in kia cerato 2012.

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