Kia Soul: Water pump Installation - Cooling System - Engine Mechanical System - Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service ManualKia Soul: Water pump Installation

Second generation PS (2014-2018) / Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service Manual / Engine Mechanical System / Cooling System / Water pump Installation

1.
Install the new gasket and water punp(A).

Tightening torque :
9.8 ~ 11.8 N.m (1.0 ~ 1.2 kgf.m, 7.2 ~ 8.7 lb-ft)

2.
Install the water pump pulley (A).

Tightening torque :
9.8 ~ 11.8 N.m (1.0 ~ 1.2 kgf.m, 7.2 ~ 8.7 lb-ft)

  
Tighten the bolts diagonally when installing.
3.
Remove the drive belt.
(Refer to Timing System - "Drive Belt")
4.
Fill with engine coolant.
5.
Start engine and check for leaks.
6.
Recheck engine coolant level.
    Water pump Inspection
    1. Check each part for cracks, damage or wear, and replace the coolant pump assembly if necessary. 2. Check the bearing for damage, abnorma ...

    Water pump Troubleshooting
    Symptoms Possible Causes Remedy Coolant leakage Х From the bleed hole of the water pump Visually c ...

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