KIA Niro: Oil Level Check

  1. Remove the under cover.

    (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Engine Room Under Cover")

  2. Remove the oil filler plug (A or B).

  1. Check the condition of the oil and make sure that it is at the proper level (A).

  1. Install the oil filler plug (A).

Tightening torque : 58.9 - 78.5 N*m (6.0 - 8.0 kgf*m, 43.4 - 57.8 lb*ft)

Warning

The existing oil filler plug gasket must be replaced with a new one. (Do not reuse it.)

  1. Install the under cover.

    (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Engine Room Under Cover")

Inspection

Check the brake fluid level in the brake fluid reservoir. The level should be between "MIN" and
"MAX" marks on the side of the reservoir. Use only hydraulic brake fluid conforming to DOT 3 or DOT 4 specification.

Use only hydraulic brake fluid conforming to DOT 3 or DOT 4 specification.

Check the brake system for any leakage if the fluid level is extremely low (lower than MIN).

Inspection

Visually check for proper installation, chafing, cracks, deterioration and any leakage.

Replace any deteriorated or damaged parts immediately.

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