Kia Soul: Automatic transaxle - Driving your vehicleKia Soul: Automatic transaxle

Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / Automatic transaxle

Good driving practices
Never take the vehicle out of gear and coast down a hill. This is extremely hazardous. Always leave the vehicle in gear. Don't "ride" the brakes. This can cause them to overheat ...

Automatic transaxle operation
The automatic transaxle has 6 forward speeds and one reverse speed. The individual speeds are selected automatically, depending on the position of the shift lever. ✽ NOTICE The first few ...

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Parking brake
Checking the parking brake Check the stroke of the parking brake by counting the number of “clicks’’ heard while fully applying it from the released position. Also, the parking brake alone ...

Stowing the rear seat belt
The rear seat belt buckles can be stowed in the pocket between the rear seatback and cushion when not in use. Routing the seat belt webbing through the rear seat belt guides will help keep th ...

Air conditioner refrigerant/compressor Inspection
Compressor RPM check 1. Push the A/C control switch ON. 2. Check the engine RPM. &nb ...