Kia Soul: Engine oil - MaintenanceKia Soul: Engine oil

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

Explanation of scheduled maintenance items
Engine oil and filter The engine oil and filter should be changed at the intervals specified in the maintenance schedule. If the vehicle is being driven in severe conditions, more frequent oil an ...

Checking the engine oil level
Engine 1.6 Engine 2.0 1. Be sure the vehicle is on level ground. 2. Start the engine and allow it to reach normal operating temperature. 3. Turn the engine off and wait for a few minutes (abou ...

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Owner maintenance schedule
When you stop for fuel: Check the engine oil level. Check the coolant level in the coolant reservoir. Check the windshield washer fluid level. Look for low or under-inflated tires. Check if ...

Tightening Torques
Item Nm kgf.m lb-ft Passenger Airbag (PAB) 7.8 ~ 11.8 0.8 ~ 1.2 5.9 ~ 8.6 Curtain Airbag (CAB) Bolt 7.8 ~ 11.8 ...

Tire rotation
To equalize tread wear, it is recommended that the tires be rotated every 7,500 miles (12,000 km) or sooner if irregular wear develops. During rotation, check the tires for correct balance. When r ...