Kia Soul: Cylinder Head Disassembly - Cylinder Head Assembly - Engine Mechanical SystemKia Soul: Cylinder Head Disassembly

Kia Soul 2014-2019 PS Service Manual / Engine Mechanical System / Cylinder Head Assembly / Cylinder Head Disassembly

  
Identify MLA(Mechanical lash adjuster), valves, valve springs as they are removed so that each item can be reinstalled in its original position.
1.
Remove the MLAs (A).
  
When removing MLAs, mark all the MLAs for their rearrangement.

2.
Remove the valves.
(1)
Using the SST (09222 - 3K000, 09222 - 3K100), compress the valve spring and remove the retainer lock.

(2)
Remove the spring retainer.
(3)
Remove the valve spring.
(4)
Remove the valve.
(5)
Remove the valve stem seal.
(6)
Using a magnetic pickup tool, remove the spring seat.
  
Do not reuse the valve stem seals.
    Cylinder Head Removal
    Engine removal is not required for this procedure.    • Use fender covers to avoid damaging ...

    Cylinder Head Inspection
    Cylinder Head 1. Inspect for flatness. Using a precision straight edge and filler gauge, measure the surface the contacting the cylinder block and the ...

    See also:

    Installation
    1. Remove the ignition key from the vehicle. 2. Disconnect the battery negative cable and wait for at least thirty seconds. ...

    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 ...

    Transaxle Shift Indicator
    Automatic Transaxle Shift Indicator This indicator displays which automatic transaxle shift lever is selected. Park :P Reverse : R Neutral : N Drive :D Sports Mode : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ...