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K. Wiggins
K. Wiggins, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Kia
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Experience:  ASE Certified Technician, Associates Degree in Automotive Technology, 15+ years in the trade
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The door locks to my 2007 Sorento will not operate when the

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The door locks to my 2007 Sorento will not operate when the car is turned off. Neither the key fob or the lock/unlock button will work if the car isn't running. Also, the digital clock and the automatic light shut off isn't working either. Is there a connection?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.

Hello, the locks and light control both share being controlled by the body control module. A shop could test the body control module (bcm) with their scan tool to determine if it's bad or the problem is elsewhere.

The digital clock is a fairly simple circuit with power for the memory, key on and a ground. If you'd like help troubleshooting the clock issue and have a multimeter I would be happy to walk you through that testing.

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