Kia Niro: Hybrid Motor Control System / Resolver Sensor Repair procedures

Inspection

Hybrid Drive Motor

1.

Inspect the resolver sensor resistance.

Item
Pin
Specification
Remarks
Resistance
(Resolver sensor)
1 - 5
11.7 Ω ± 10 %
At room temperature 68°F (20°C)
2 - 6
34.5 Ω ± 10 %
3 - 7
29.5 Ω ± 10 %

2.

If the resolver sensor needs to be replaced, replace the hybrid drive motor assembly.

(Refer to Hybrid Motor Assembly - "Hybrid Drive Motor Assembly")

Hybrid Starter Generator (HSG)

1.

Inspect the resolver sensor resistance.

Item
Pin
Specification
Remarks
Resistance
(Resolver sensor)
1 - 4
13.8 - 17.8 Ω
At room temperature 68°F (20°C)
2 - 5
26.2 - 30.2 Ω
3 - 6
26.2 - 30.2 Ω

2.

If the resolver sensor needs to be replaced, replace the HSG assembly.

(Refer to Hybrid Motor Assembly - "Hybrid Starter Generator")

Resolver Calibration

Perform the resolver calibration using the KDS/GDS after replacing or reinstalling the below components.

Hybrid Drive Motor installation

Hybrid Starter Generator (HSG) installation

Motor Control Unit (MCU) replacement

Engine clutch system replacement

Resolver Sensor Schematic diagrams
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