Kia Soul: Battery Installation - Charging System - Engine Electrical SystemKia Soul: Battery Installation

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Engine Electrical System / Charging System / Battery Installation

1.
Install in the reverse order of removal.

Battery (-)terminal installation:
4.0 ~ 6.0 N.m (0.4 ~ 0.6 kgf.m, 3.0 ~ 4.4 lb-ft)
Battery (+)terminal installation:
7.8 ~ 9.8 N.m (0.8 ~ 1.0 kgf.m, 5.8 ~ 7.2 lb-ft)
Battery mounting bracket mounting bolt:
8.8 ~ 13.7 N.m (0.9 ~ 1.4 kgf.m, 6.5 ~ 10.1 Ib-ft)
Battery tray mounting bolts:
8.8 ~ 13.7 N.m (0.9 ~ 1.4 kgf.m, 6.5 ~ 10.1 Ib-ft)

  
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When installing the battery, fix the mounting bracket on the tray correctly.
    Battery Removal
    1. Turn the ignition switch OFF and disconnect the battery negative (-) cable (A). 2. Disconnect the positive (+) terminals (B) from the ba ...

    Battery Vehicle parasitic current inspection
    1. Turn the all electric devices OFF, and then turn the ignition switch OFF. 2. Close all doors except the engine hood, and then lock all d ...

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