How to Fix a KIA Sportage Horn

by Sarka-Jonae Miller

The horn is a very important safety feature on any car. If the horn in your Kia Sportage has malfunctioned, you should replace it as soon as possible. Removing your old horn is very easy to do. You may also wish to consider replacing your horn with a louder version. A link to instructions for hooking up a louder horn can be found in the Resources section below.

Remove the plastic plugs that hold the inner fender on the rear passenger side of the vehicle. The horn is located under the fender near the bumper.

Remove the bolt that holds the horn in place.

Take out the old horn, and replace it with a new one. Be sure to disconnect the wires carefully and hook them up to the new horn the same way.

Put the bolt back in place.

Put the fender back on and push the plastic plugs back into place.

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About the Author

Sarka-Jonae Miller has been a freelance writer and editor since 2003. She was a personal trainer for four years with certifications from AFAA and NASM. Miller also worked at 24 Hour Fitness, LA Fitness and as a mobile trainer. Her career in the fitness industry begin in 2000 as a martial arts, yoga and group exercise instructor. She graduated cum laude from Syracuse University.