Kia Soul: Air cleaner - MaintenanceKia Soul: Air cleaner

Kia Soul (SK3) 2020-2021 Owners Manual / Maintenance / Air cleaner

Filter replacement

Kia Soul. Air cleaner

It must be replaced when necessary, and should not be washed.

You can clean the filter when inspecting the air cleaner element.

Clean the filter by using compressed air.

Kia Soul. Air cleaner

1. Loosen the air cleaner cover attaching clips and open the cover.

Kia Soul. Air cleaner

2. Wipe the inside of the air cleaner.

3. Replace the air cleaner filter.

4. Lock the cover with the cover attaching clips.

Replace the filter according to the Maintenance Schedule.

If the vehicle is operated in extremely dusty or sandy areas, replace the element more often than the usual recommended intervals. (Refer to “Maintenance under severe usage conditions” on page 8-16.)

CAUTION

  • Do not drive with the air cleaner removed; this will result in excessive engine wear.
  • When removing the air cleaner filter, be careful that dust or dirt does not enter the air intake, or damage may result.
  • Use parts for replacement from a professional workshop. Kia recommends to visit an authorized Kia dealer/service partner.
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