Kia Soul: Necessary inspections - Before driving - Driving your vehicleKia Soul: Necessary inspections

Kia Soul 2009-2013 AM Owner's Manual / Driving your vehicle / Before driving / Necessary inspections

Fluid levels, such as engine oil, engine coolant, brake fluid, and washer fluid should be checked on a regular basis, with the exact interval depending on the fluid. Further details are provided in section 7, “Maintenance”.

WARNING - Distracted driving

Focus on the road while driving. The driver's primary responsibility is in the safe and legal operation of the vehicle. Use of any handled devices, other equipment or vehicle systems that distract the drive should not be used during vehicle operation.

    Before entering vehicle
    Be sure that all windows, outside mirror(s), and outside lights are clean. Check the condition of the tires. Check under the vehicle for any sign of leaks. Be sure there are no obstacles behi ...

    Before starting
    Close and lock all doors. Position the seat so that all controls are easily reached. Buckle your seat belt. Adjust the inside and outside rearview mirrors. Be sure that all lights work. C ...

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    Alternator Removal
    1. Disconnect the battery negative terminal. 2. Disconnect the air compressor connector (A) and the alternator connector (B), and remove th ...

    Rear combination light bulb replacement
    Type A Type B (1) Tail light and side marker (2) Rear turn signal light (3) Back-up light (4) Stop and tail light (5) Tail light (6) Stop and tail (LED) 1. Open the tailgate. 2. Loosen ...

    Troubleshooting
    Problem Symptoms Table Use the table below to help you find the cause of the problem. The numbers indicate the priority of the like cause of the problem. Check each part in order. ...