Kia Soul: Engine coolant - MaintenanceKia Soul: Engine coolant

Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner's Manual / Maintenance / Engine coolant

The high-pressure cooling system has a reservoir filled with year round antifreeze coolant. The reservoir is filled at the factory.

Check the antifreeze protection and coolant level at least once a year, at the beginning of the winter season, and before traveling to a colder climate.

WARNING - Cooling fan

Use caution when working near the blade of the cooling fan. The electric motor

Use caution when working near the blade of the cooling fan. The electric motor (cooling fan) is controlled by engine coolant temperature, refrigerant pressure and vehicle speed. It may sometimes operate even when the engine is not running.

Changing the engine oil and filter
Have engine oil and filter changed by an authorized Kia dealer according to the Maintenance Schedule at the beginning of this section. WARNING - California proposition 65 Engine oil contains chemi ...

Checking the coolant level
Check the condition and connections of all cooling system hoses and heater hoses. Replace any swollen or deteriorated hoses. The coolant level should be filled between F and L marks on the side o ...

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Rear Glass Defogger Printed Heater Inspection
   Wrap tin foil around the end of the voltmeter test lead to prevent damaging the heater line. Apply finger ...

Making a call using the Steering-wheel mounted controls
(1) button : Mode changes each time the button pressed. (2) VOLUME button : Raises or lowers speaker volume. (3) / button : RADIO mode - Briefly press the key: Move to next or prev ...

Fuse/relay panel description
Inner fuse panel Inside the fuse/relay panel covers, you can find the fuse/relay label describing fuse/relay name and capacity. Engine compartment fuse panel Engine 1.6 Engine 2. ...