Kia Soul: Transaxle Control Module (TCM). Removal - Automatic Transaxle Control System - Automatic Transaxle SystemKia Soul: Transaxle Control Module (TCM). Removal

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Automatic Transaxle System / Automatic Transaxle Control System / Transaxle Control Module (TCM). Removal

1.
Turn ignition switch OFF.
2.
Remove the air cleaner assembly.
(Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Air cleaner")
3.
Remove the battery.
(Refer to Engine Electrical System - "Battery")
4.
Disconnect the TCM connector (A).
5.
Remove the TCM (B) after removing the bolts and nut.

TCM installation bolt/nut:
9.8 ~ 11.8 N.m (1.0 ~ 1.2 kgf.m, 7.2 ~ 8.7 lb-ft)

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