Kia Sportage: Engine compartment - Maintenance - Kia Sportage Owner's ManualKia Sportage: Engine compartment

Engine 1. Power steering fluid reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake fluid 2.0L Gasoline Engine 1. Power steering fluid reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake fluid reservoir 4. Air cleaner 5. Fuse box 6. Negative battery terminal 7. Radiator cap 8. Positive battery terminal 9. Auto transaxle oil dipstick (if equipped) 10. Engine oil dipstick 11. Engine coolant reservoir 12. Windshield washer fluid reservoir The actual engine room in the vehicle may differ from the illustration.

Engine 1. Power steering fluid reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake fluid 2.7L Gasoline Engine 1. Power steering fluid reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Brake fluid reservoir 4. Air cleaner 5. Fuse box 6. Negative battery terminal 7. Radiator cap 8. Positive battery terminal 9. Auto transaxle oil dipstick (if equipped) 10. Engine coolant reservoir 11. Engine oil dipstick 12. Windshield washer fluid reservoir The actual engine room in the vehicle may differ from the illustration.

    Owner maintenance
    Owner maintenance schedule The following lists are vehicle checks and inspections that should be performed by the owner or an Authorized Kia Dealer at the frequencies indicated to help ensure safe ...

    Engine oil and oil filter
    Checking the engine oil level 1. Be sure the vehicle is on level ground. 2. Start the engine and allow it to reach normal operating temperature. 3. Turn the engine off and wait for a few minut ...

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    Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
    See Engine Compartment Overview on page 10‑6 for the location of the engine air cleaner/filter. ...

    Repairing stone chips
    1. Place a strip of masking tape over the damaged surface. Pull the tape off so that any loose flakes of paint adhere to it. 2. Thoroughly mix the primer and apply it with a small brush. 3. ...

    Vehicle Cleaning
    WARNING: When cleaning the interior or exterior of the vehicle, NEVER USE flammable solvents such lacquer thinners, gasoline, benzene or cleaning materials such as bleaches and strong household ...