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Kia EV6 High Frequency Sound Under Investigation

Kia EV6 High Frequency Sound Under Investigation


Though Kia’s initial devoted electric automobile, the EV6, proceeds acquiring prizes all around the entire world, the South Korean carmaker is investigating a mysterious large frequency that trouble passengers when driving at minimal pace.

According to KBS Television set information channel, Kia said that it was informed of the complaint of some customers and was investigating the lead to of this bothersome large-frequency sound although driving.

The method to listened to that sound is basic. An EV6 car or truck that is touring at 30 km/h and then stops to wait for a red sign and as the automobile slows down to fewer than 10 km/h, a sudden ‘beep’ is listened to.

One particular of the EV6 motorists, Mr. Moon Seong-Rok/ explained to to the interviewer: “It lingers in my ear and I can hear the audio manufactured by the car even in my each day everyday living, as if I have a tiny tinnitus…”

A different driver, Lee Sang-seop stated that tunes is constantly on in his car simply because of the substantial-frequency noise. “I put audio on the USB and plug it in and switch on the quantity greater than that. Then that cancels out.”

You can read the seem within the automobile in various examination in a audio pro built by KBS news in the video previously mentioned.

We will explain how the audio skilled analyzed it. Within the car and when driving at a pace of 10 km/h or less, a sound is detected for each frequency. All of a sudden, a bar graph close to 6,000 Hz pops up and then a higher-frequency audio starts to be listened to for over 3 seconds.

According to Kim Do-heom, Professor of Acoustic Engineering at Daelim College claims that typically people can understand appears between 4,000 and 17,000 hertz as higher frequencies. So a audio of 6,000 hertz is a range that any person can listen to nicely.

“It is a noise of about 6.3 kilohertz, which is pretty delicate to the human ear… It is a small seem in terms of the first audio stage, but the reduced frequency is large mainly because the ambient sound is so minimal in a car with no an internal combustion engine.” He included.

What do you think? Will you fellas be irritated by a audio like that?



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