Kia Clarus/Credos

1995-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

KIA Klarus
1.1. Periodicity of maintenance
+ 2. FE DOHC engines and Т8 DOHC
+ 3. Greasing system
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Power supply system and release
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. Ignition system
+ 8. Coupling
+ 9. Mechanical transmission
+ 10. АКП G4A–EL
+ 11. АКП 50–40 LE
+ 12. Axes and power shafts
+ 13. Steering
+ 14. Wheels and tires
+ 15. Suspension bracket
- 16. Body
   16.1. Cowl
   16.2. Trunk lid
   16.3. Front bumper
   16.4. Rear bumper
   16.5. Forward door
   16.6. Back door
   16.7. Screen wiper and stekloomyvatel of a windscreen
   16.8. Tank of a stekloomyvatel
   16.9. Windscreen
   16.10. Back glass
   16.11. Dashboard
   16.12. Sitting lobbies
   16.13. Back sitting
   16.14. Mechanism of an inclination of a back
   16.15. Seat belts
   16.16. External rear-view mirror
   16.17. An external rear-view mirror with the electric drive
+ 17. Central air
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Brake system
+ 20. Electric circuits

16.1. Cowl


2–cowl insulator;
3–rubber element;
4–cowl loops;
6–rubber laying;
7–cowl support;
8–cowl clamp;
9–cable of opening of the lock of a cowl;
10-cowl lock.

Removal and installation

1. Removal carry out in the sequence shown in drawing, taking into account the following.
2. Open a cowl and fix it on a support.
3. Disconnect a hose of a smyvatel.
4. Support a cowl so that it did not fall after a reversing of bolts of fastening of loops.


Removal of a cowl carry out with assistants.

5. Turn out four bolts of fastening of hinges of a cowl.
6. If it is necessary to remove an airintaking lattice, remove levers of screen wipers
7. Remove adjusting jams, turn out screws of fastening of an airintaking lattice of a forward wall and remove a lattice.
8. Check a condition of all details and, if necessary, repair or replace them.
9. Installation carry out to sequences, return shown in drawing, taking into account the following.

10. Tighten bolts of fastening of a cowl by hand.

11. Close a cowl.
12. Check gaps on cowl perimeter. If necessary, moving a cowl in the extended openings for bolts of fastening of a cowl, adjust the provision of a cowl so that gaps on perimeter were uniform and corresponded to demanded values. After adjustment of situation tighten bolts of fastening of a cowl.

Inhaling moment: 19–25 N • m
13. Weaken screws of fastening of the lock and remove an insulator.
14. Adjustment of the lock of a cowl carry out after cowl alignment. Weaken bolts and a nut of fastening of the lock of a cowl and combine the lock with a doggie on a cowl.

Inhaling moment:
Bolts: 7,8–11 N • m
Nut: 19–25 N • m