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Chassis

  • Type: AM

Engine 1.6L 4-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-20

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain Plug Torque: 25-32FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 3.4 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 1.6L 4-Cylinder : 0.040''

Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-20

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain Plug Torque: 25-32FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 4.2 quarts

Fuel

  • Capacity:48 l (12.68 US gal.)

Automatic transaxle fluid

  • Type: 

    • MICHANG ATF SP-IV

    • SK ATF SP-IV

    • NOCA ATF SP-IV

    • Kia genuine ATF SP-IV.

  • Capacity: 

    • 1.6 Engine: 7.3 l (7.71 US qt.)

    • 2.0 Engine: 7.1 l (7.5 US qt.)

Manual transaxle fluid

 

  • Type: API Service GL-4 (SAE 75W-85, fill for-life)

  • Capacity: 

    • 1.6 Engine: 1.8~1.9 l(1.9~2.0 US qt.)

    • 2.0 Engine: 1.9~2.0 l (2.0~2.11 US qt.)

Power steering

  • Type: PSF-4
  • Capacity:1.06~1.59 US qt. (1.0~1.5L)

Brake/Clutch fluid

  • Type: FMVSS116 DOT-3 or DOT-4
  • Capacity: 0.7~0.8 l (0.7~0.8 US qt.)

Coolant

  • Type: Mixture of antifreeze and water (Ethylene glycol base coolant for aluminum radiator)

  • Capacity: 
  • 1.6 Engine6.5 l (6.87 US qt.)

  • 2.0 Engine: 6.4 l (6.76 US qt.)

Powertrain


Engine

  • 1.6 L Gamma MPI I4 (petrol)

  • 1.6 L Gamma GDI I4 (petrol)

  • 2.0 L Beta II I4 (petrol)

  • 2.0 L Nu MPI I4 (petrol)

  • 2.0 L Nu GDI I4 (petrol)

  • 1.6 L U II CRDI I4 (diesel)

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual

  • 6-speed manual

  • 4-speed automatic

  • 6-speed automatic 

Fuel Consumption


 

KIA SOUL FUEL CONSUMPTION

Safety Ratings


KIA SOUL 1ST GEN FUEL CONSUMPTION

 

References


  1. 2013 Kia Soul Owners Manual 

  2. Kia Soul Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTSA.gov 

Lights

Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: LED

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: 881

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 168

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 2357NA

    • LED

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H7-55W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb: H11B

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921

  • Brake Light Bulb:

    • 2357

    •  LED

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: 168, LED

  • Inner Tail Light Bulb: 168

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 168

  • Outer Tail Light Bulb: 2357

  • Parking Light Bulb:

    •  2357NA

    • LED

  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb:

    • 2357

    • LED

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 1156NA

  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Dome Light Bulb: 6461

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 641

  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 6418

  • Map Light Bulb: 175