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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Repair procedures
Adjustment 1. After loosening the tail gate hinge (A) mounting bolt, adjust the tail gate by moving it up and down, or right and left. 2. Adjust the tail gate height by turning the tail gate o ...

ESC OFF usage
When driving ESC should be turned on for daily driving whenever possible. To turn ESC off while driving, press the ESC OFF button while driving on a flat road surface. Never press the ESC ...

Schematic Diagrams
Circuit Diagram Hamess Connector Pin No.Description1BATT+2IG_ON3CAN_L4CAN_H5NC6GND ...