Kia Soul: Using the Tire Mobility Kit - If you have a flat tire (with tire mobility kit) - What to do in an emergency - Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner ManualKia Soul: Using the Tire Mobility Kit

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1. Detach the speed restriction label (0) from the sealant bottle (1), and place it in a highly visible place inside the vehicle such as on the steering wheel to remind the driver not to drive too fast.
2. Screw connection hose (9) onto the connector of the sealant bottle.
3. Ensure that screw cap (8) is closed.
4. Unscrew the valve cap from the valve of the defective wheel and screw filling hose (2) of the sealant bottle onto the valve.
5. Insert the sealant bottle into the housing (4) of the compressor so that the bottle is upright.

6. Ensure that the compressor is switched off, position 0.

6. Ensure that the compressor is switched off, position 0.
7. Plug the compressor power cord into the vehicle power outlet.
8. With the engine start/stop button position on or ignition switch position on, switch on the compressor and let it run for approximately 5~7 minutes to fill the sealant up to proper pressure. (refer to the Tire and Wheels, chapter 8). The inflation pressure of the tire after filling is unimportant and will be checked/corrected later.

Be careful not to overinflate the tire and stay away from the tire when filling it.

CAUTION - Tire pressure

Do not attempt to drive your vehicle if the tire pressure is below 29 PSI(200kpa). This could result in an accident due to sudden tire failure.

9. Switch off the compressor.
10. Detach the hoses from the sealant bottle connector and from the tire valve.

Return the Tire Mobility Kit to its storage location in the vehicle.

WARNING - Carbon monoxide

Do not leave your vehicle running in a poorly ventilated area for extended periods of time. Carbon monoxide poisoning and suffocation can occur.

    Components of the Tire Mobility Kit
    0. Speed restriction label 1. Sealant bottle and label with speed restriction 2. Filling hose from sealant bottle to wheel 3. Connectors and cable for the power outlet direct connection 4. Holde ...

    Distributing the sealant
    11. Immediately drive approximately 4~6miles (7~10km or, about 10min) to evenly distribute the sealant in the tire. Do not exceed a speed of 50 mph (80 km/h). If possible, do not fall below a speed ...

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    Components of the Tire Mobility Kit
    0. Speed restriction label 1. Sealant bottle and label with speed restriction 2. Filling hose from sealant bottle to wheel 3. Connectors and cable for the power outlet direct connection 4. Holde ...

    1. TCM Connector and Terminal Function
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    Adjustment
    1. After loosening the tail gate hinge (A) mounting bolt, adjust the tail gate by moving it up or down, or right or left. 2. Adjust the tai ...