Kia Soul: Do not use methanol - Fuel requirements - IntroductionKia Soul: Do not use methanol

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Owner's Manual / Introduction / Fuel requirements / Do not use methanol

Fuels containing methanol (wood alcohol) should not be used in your vehicle. This type of fuel can reduce vehicle performance and damage components of the fuel system.

✽ NOTICE

Your New Vehicle Limited Warranty may not cover damage to the fuel system and any performance problems that are caused by the use of fuels containing methanol.

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