Kia Soul: Checking the amount of air conditioner refrigerant and compressor lubricant - Manual climate control system - Features of your vehicleKia Soul: Checking the amount of air conditioner refrigerant and compressor lubricant

Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner's Manual / Features of your vehicle / Manual climate control system / Checking the amount of air conditioner refrigerant and compressor lubricant

When the amount of refrigerant is low, the performance of the air conditioning is reduced. Overfilling also has a negative impact on the air conditioning system.

Therefore, if abnormal operation is found, have the system inspected by an authorized Kia dealer.

CAUTION - Compressor damage

It is important that the correct type and amount of oil and refrigerant is used. Otherwise, damage to the compressor and abnormal system operation may occur.

The air conditioning system should be serviced by an authorized Kia dealer.

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