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
   4.1. Specifications
   4.2. Cooling liquid
   4.3. Check of tightness of system of cooling
   4.4. Replacement of cooling liquid
   4.5. Check of a cover of a radiator
   4.6. Radiator
   4.7. Water pump
   4.8. Thermostat
   4.9. Check of the fan of a radiator
   4.10. The sensor of temperature of cooling liquid
   4.11. Relay of the fan of a radiator
   4.12. Search and elimination of malfunctions
+ 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
+ 17. Central air
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Brake system
+ 20. Electric circuits

4.2. Cooling liquid



Do not uncover a radiator on the hot engine as leaving pairs can lead to strong burns.

Close a radiator cover thick rags and slowly unscrew a cover before emergence of hissing of leaving steam.

After the steam-out termination slowly turn on and uncover a radiator.

Check of level of cooling liquid

1. Be convinced that level of cooling liquid is near a bulk mouth of a radiator.
2. Check that level of cooling liquid is in a tank between FULL and LOW labels. If necessary add cooling liquid.

Quality of cooling liquid

1. Check lack of outgrowths of a rust or a scum round a cover or a radiator mouth.
2. Check purity of cooling liquid and lack of impurity of oil in it.
3. If necessary, replace cooling liquid.