Kia Soul: Thermostat Installation - Cooling System - Engine Mechanical SystemKia Soul: Thermostat Installation

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Engine Mechanical System / Cooling System / Thermostat Installation

1.
Place the thermostat in the block.
Install the thermostat (B) with the jiggle valve upward.
2.
Install the water inlet fitting (A).

Tightening torque :
18.6 ~ 23.5N.m (1.9 ~ 2.4kgf.m, 13.7 ~ 17.4lb-ft)

3.
Fill with engine coolant.
4.
Start engine and check for leaks.
    Thermostat Inspection
    1. Immerse the thermostat in water and gradually heat the water. 2. Check the valve opening temperature. Valv ...

    Thermostat Troubleshooting
    Symptoms Possible Causes Remedy Coolant leakage • From the thermostat gasket Check the mounting ...

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    Opening the hood
    1. Pull the release lever to unlatch the hood. The hood should pop open slightly. WARNING Open the hood after turning off the engine on a flat surface, shifting the shift lever to the P (Park) ...