Kia Soul: Condition of ISG system operation - ISG (Idle stop and go) system - Driving your vehicle - Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner ManualKia Soul: Condition of ISG system operation

First generation AM (20102013) / Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner Manual / Driving your vehicle / ISG (Idle stop and go) system / Condition of ISG system operation

The ISG system will operate under the following condition:

- The drivers seat belt is fastened.
- The drivers door and engine hood are closed.
- The brake vaccum pressure is adequate.
- The battery is sufficiently charged.
- The outside temperature is more than 28.4F (-2C).
- The outside temperature is under 89.6F (32C).
- The engine coolant temperature is not low.

  • If the ISG system does not meet the operation condition, the ISG system is deactivated. The light on the ISG OFF button will illuminate and a message Auto Stop Deactivated will appear on the LCD display (if equipped).
  • If the light or notice comes on continuously, please check the operation condition.
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    ISG system deactivation
    If you want to deactivate the ISG system, press the ISG OFF button. The light on the ISG OFF button will illuminate and a message Auto Stop off will appear on the LCD display (if equipped ...

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