Kia Soul: Inner panel fuse replacement - Fuses - Maintenance - Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner ManualKia Soul: Inner panel fuse replacement

First generation AM (20102013) / Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner Manual / Maintenance / Fuses / Inner panel fuse replacement

1. Turn the ignition switch and all other switches off.

1. Turn the ignition switch and all other switches off.
2. Open the fuse panel cover.

3. Pull the suspected fuse straight out. Use the removal tool provided on the

3. Pull the suspected fuse straight out. Use the removal tool provided on the fuse panel cover.
4. Check the removed fuse; replace it if it is blown.
Spare fuses are provided in the instrument panel fuse panel (or in the engine compartment fuse panel).
5. Push in a new fuse of the same rating, and make sure it fits tightly in the clips.

If it fits loosely, consult an authorized Kia dealer.

If you do not have a spare, use a fuse of the same rating from a circuit you may not need for operating the vehicle, such as the cigarette lighter fuse.

If the headlights or other electrical components do not work and the fuses are OK, check the fuse panel in the engine compartment. If a fuse is blown, it must be replaced.

Memory fuse

Memory fuse

Your vehicle is equipped with a memory fuse to prevent battery discharge if your vehicle is parked without being operated for prolonged periods. Use the following procedures before parking the vehicle for prolonged periods.

1. Turn off the engine.
2. Turn off the headlights and tail lights.
3. Open the drivers side panel cover and pull out the memory fuse.

  • If the memory fuse is pulled out from the fuse panel, the warning chime, audio, clock and interior lamps, etc., will not operate. Some items must be reset after replacement. Refer to Battery in this section.
  • Even when the memory fuse is pulled out, the battery can still be discharged by operation of the headlights or other electrical devices.
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