KIA Forte / Cerato (2003-2008) fuses and relays

Fuse box diagram (location and assignment of electrical fuses and relays) for KIA Forte / Cerato (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008).

Fuse box diagram: KIA Forte / Cerato (2003-2008)

2004, 2005, 2006
2007, 2008

Fuse box location

Instrument panel fuse box

Left-hand drive vehicles
The location of the fuses in the passenger compartment (LHD): KIA Forte / Cerato (2004-2008)

Right-hand drive vehicles
The location of the fuses in the passenger compartment (RHD): KIA Forte / Cerato (2004-2008)

Engine compartment fuse box

The location of the fuses in the engine compartment: KIA Forte / Cerato (2004-2008)

Additional fuse panel (Diesel engine only)Additional fuse panel (Diesel): KIA Forte / Cerato (2004-2008)

Main fuse

Inside the fuse/relay panel covers, you can find the fuse/relay label describing fuse/relay name and capacity. Not all fuse panel descriptions in this manual may be applicable to your vehicle.

2004, 2005, 2006

Fuse box diagram (Instrument panel)

Instrument panel fuse box diagram: KIA Forte / Cerato (2004, 2005, 2006)

Assignment of the fuses in the Instrument panel (2004, 2005, 2006)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
START10AStart motor
SRF/D_LOCK20ASunroof, Door lock
RR FOG10ARear fog light
HAZARD10AHazard warning flasher
A/CON10AAir conditioner
CLUSTER10ACluster
RKE10ARemote keyless entry
S/HTR20ASeat warmer
C/LIGHTER15ACigar lighter
A/BAG15AAirbag
R/WIPER15ARear wiper
AUDIO10AAudio
ABS10AAnti-lock brake system
ACC/PWR15AAccessory / Power socket
ROOM15ARoom lamp
IGN10AIgnition
ECU10AEngine control unit
TAIL RH10ATail light (right)
T/SIG10ATurn signal light
RR/HTR30ARear window defroster
P/WDW LH25APower window (left)
HTD/MIRR10AOutside rearview mirror heater
P/WDW RH25APower window (right)
TAIL LH10ATail light (left)
RR/HTR-Rear window defroster relay
RESISTOR-Resistor
P/WDW-Power window relay
ACC/PWR-Accessory / Power socket relay
TAIL-Tail light relay

Fuse box diagram (Engine compartment)

Under-hood fuse box diagram: KIA Forte / Cerato (2004, 2005, 2006)

Assignment of the fuses in the Engine compartment (2004, 2005, 2006)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
ATM20AAutomatic transaxle control
ECU110AEngine control unit
STOP15AStop light
F/WIPER15AFront wiper
R/FOG10ARear fog light
F/FOG15AFront fog light
LO HDLP15AHeadlight (low)
HI HDLP15AHeadlight (high)
A/CON10AAir conditioner
F/PUMP15AFuel pump
T/OPEN10ATrunk lid opener
FOLD10AOutside rearview mirror folding
HORN10AHorn
DEICE15ADeicer
INJ15AInjection
SNSR10AO2 sensor
ECU230AEngine control unit
SPARE10Aspare fuse
SPARE15Aspare fuse
SPARE20Aspare fuse
SPARE30Aspare fuse
ABS230AAnti-lock brake system
ABS130AAnti-lock brake system
IP B+50AIn panel B+
BLOWER30ABlower
IGN230AIgnition
IGN130AIgnition
RAD30ARadiator fan
COND20ACondenser fan
ALT120A (Gasoline) / 140A (Diesel)Alternator
ATM-Automatic transaxle control relay
WIPER-Wiper relay
F/FOG-Front fog light relay
LO HDLP-Headlight relay (low)
HI HDLP-Headlight relay (high)
A/CON-Air conditioner relay
F/PUMP-Fuel pump relay
DRL-Daytime running light relay
COND2-Condenser fan relay
HORN-Horn relay
MAIN-Main relay
START-Start motor relay
RAD-Radiator fan relay
COND-Condenser fan relay

Fuse box diagram (additional fuse panel (Diesel engine only))

Additional fuse panel (Diesel): KIA Forte / Cerato (2004, 2005, 2006)

Assignment of the fuses in the additional fuse panel (2004, 2005, 2006)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
F/H EATER30AFuel filter heater
HEATER 340APTC heater 3
HEATER 240APTC heater 2
GLOW60AGlow plug
HEATER 140APTC heater 1
RELAY F/HEATER-Fuel filter heater relay
RELAY HEATER 3-PTC heater relay 3
RELAY HEATER 2-PTC heater relay 2
RELAY GLOW-Glow plug relay
RELAY HEATER 1-PTC heater relay 1

2007, 2008

Fuse box diagram (Instrument panel)

Instrument panel fuse box diagram: KIA Forte / Cerato (2007, 2008)

Assignment of the fuses in the Instrument panel (2007, 2008)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
START10AStart motor
SRF/D_LOCK20ASunroof, Door lock
RR FOG10ARear fog light
HAZARD10AHazard warning flasher
A/CON10AAir conditioner
CLUSTER10ACluster
RKE10ARemote keyless entry
S/HTR20ASeat warmer
C/LIGHTER15ACigar lighter
A/BAG15AAirbag
R/WIPER15ARear wiper
AUDIO10AAudio
ABS10AAnti-lock brake system
POWER15APower outlet
ROOM15ARoom lamp
IGN10AIgnition
ECU10AEngine control unit
TAIL RH10ATail light (right)
T/SIG10ATurn signal light
RR/HTR30ARear window defroster
P/WDW LH25APower window (left)
HTD/MIRR10AOutside rearview mirror heater
P/WDW RH25APower window (right)
TAIL LH10ATail light (left)
RR/HTR-Rear window defroster relay
RESISTOR-Resistor
P/WDW-Power window relay
ACC/PWR-Accessory / Power socket relay
TAIL-Tail light relay

Fuse box diagram (Engine compartment)

Under-hood fuse box diagram: KIA Forte / Cerato (2007, 2008)

Assignment of the fuses in the Engine compartment (2007, 2008)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
ECU110AEngine control unit
STOP15AStop light
F/WIPER20AFront wiper
R/FOG10ARear fog light
F/FOG15AFront fog light
LO HDLP15AHeadlight (low)
HI HDLP15AHeadlight (high)
A/CON10AAir conditioner
F/PUMP15AFuel pump
T/OPEN10ATrunk lid opener
SAFTY P/WINDOW20ASafety power window module
HORN10AHorn
INJ15AInjector
SNSR10A02 sensor
ECU230AEngine control unit
SPARE10Aspare fuse
SPARE15Aspare fuse
SPARE20Aspare fuse
SPARE30Aspare fuse
ABS230AAnti-lock brake system
ABS130AAnti-lock brake system
IP B+50AIn panel B+
BLOWER30ABlower
IGN230AIgnition switch
IGN130AIgnition switch
RAD30A (Gasoline) / 40A (Diesel)Radiator fan
COND20ACondenser fan
ALT120A (Gasoline) / 140A (Diesel)Alternator
ATM-Automatic transaxle control relay
WIPER-Wiper relay
F/FOG-Front fog light relay
LO HDLP-Headlight relay (low)
HI HDLP-Headlight relay (high)
A/CON-Air conditioner relay
F/PUMP-Fuel pump relay
DRL-Daytime running light relay
COND2-Condenser fan relay
HORN-Horn relay
MAIN-Main relay
START-Start motor relay
RAD-Radiator fan relay
COND-Condenser fan relay

Fuse box diagram (additional fuse panel (Diesel engine only))

Additional fuse panel (Diesel): KIA Forte / Cerato (2007, 2008)

Assignment of the fuses in the additional fuse panel (2007, 2008)
DescriptionFuse ratingProtected component
F/HEATER30AFuel filter heater
HEATER 340APTC heater 3
HEATER 240APTC heater 2
GLOW60AGlow plug
HEATER 140APTC heater 1
RELAY F/HEATER-Fuel filter heater relay
RELAY HEATER 3-PTC heater relay 3
RELAY HEATER 2-PTC heater relay 2
RELAY GLOW-Glow plug relay
RELAY HEATER 1-PTC heater relay 1
What a blown fuse looks like?

If the wire is broken, the fuse is blown (but sometimes a fuse can look completely normal and still be blown and in need of replacement).
KIA Forte / Cerato (2003-2008) fuses and relays March 14, 2019 admin