Kia Soul: If you have a flat tire (with Tire Mobility Kit) / Checking the tire inflation pressure

Kia Soul (SK3) 2020-2024 Owners Manual / What to do in an emergency / If you have a flat tire (with Tire Mobility Kit) / Checking the tire inflation pressure

Kia Soul. Checking the tire inflation pressure

1. After driving approximately 7~10 km ( 4~6 miles or about 10 minutes), stop at a suitable location.
2. Connect connection hose (10) of the compressor directly to the tire valve.
3. Connect between compressor and the vehicle power outlet using the cable and connectors.
4. Adjust the tire inflation pressure to 230 kPa (33 psi). With the ignition switched on, proceed as follows.

- To increase the inflation pressure: Switch on the compressor, position I. To check the current inflation pressure setting, briefly switch off the compressor.

WARNING

Do not let the compressor run for more than 10 minutes, otherwise the device will overheat and may be damaged.

- To reduce the inflation pressure: Press the button (9) on the compressor.

CAUTION

If the inflation pressure is not maintained, drive the vehicle a second time, refer to Distributing the sealant. Then repeat steps 1 to 4. Use of the TMK may be ineffectual for tire damage larger than approximately 4 mm (0.16 in).

We recommend that you contact an authorized Kia dealer if the tire cannot be made roadworthy with the Tire Mobility Kit.

WARNING

The tire inflation pressure must be at least 200 kPa (29 psi). If it is not, do not continue driving. Call for road side service or towing.

Distributing the sealant
11. Immediately drive approximately 7~10 km (4~6 miles or, about 10min) to evenly distribute the sealant in the tire. CAUTION Do not exceed a speed of 80 km/h (50 mph). If possible, do not fall below a ...

Notes on the safe use of the Tire Mobility Kit
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