Kia Optima: RCV Control Solenoid Valve. Description and Operation - Engine Control System - Engine Control/Fuel System - Kia Optima TF 2011-2019 Service ManualKia Optima: RCV Control Solenoid Valve. Description and Operation

Description

RCV (Recirculation Valve) Control Solenoid Valve is installed on the intercooler inlet pipe and operates the RCV actuator which controls the by-pass passage of the turbocharger compressor.

When the throttle is closed, while the engine is running at cruise rpm (tip-out), the turbocharger boost pressure raises rapidly. The pressure wave strikes a compressor blades causing a knocking noise. To prevent this the ECM opens the recirculation valve which allows excessive boost pressure to vent back to the air cleaner side of the turbocharger compressor.


Adjustment
1. Check that the waste gate turbo charger is cool enough to work. 2. Turn the ignition switch to OFF position. 3. Connect the diagnosti ...

RCV Control Solenoid Valve. Specifications
Specification Item Specification Coil Resistance (Ω) 28.3 ~ 31.1 [20°C(68°F)] ...

See also:

Rocking the vehicle
If it is necessary to rock the vehicle to free it from snow, sand, or mud, first turn the steering wheel right and left to clear the area around your front wheels. Then, shift back and forth betwe ...

Repair procedures
On-vehicle Inspection Spark Test 1. Disconnect the ignition coil connectors (A). 2. Remove the ignition coils (A). ...

Emergency Roadside Assistance
Kia has set up a network of over 17,000 roadside assistance providers. Should you accidentally run out of fuel, require a battery jump, or need help changing a tire, a Kia Consumer Assistance Repr ...

Copyright © www.kiopman.com 2019