Kia Soul EV: Tires/Wheels / Alignment Repair procedures

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual / Suspension System / Tires/Wheels / Alignment Repair procedures

Front wheel alignment
   
When using a commercially available computerized wheel alignment equipment to inspect the front wheel alignment, always position the vehicle on a level surface with the front wheels facing straight ahead.
Prior to wheel alignment, steering column is approximately in tilt mid position.
Toe


B - A > 0: Toe in (+)
B - A < 0: Toe out (-)

Toe adjustment
1.
Loosen the tie rod end lock nut.
2.
Remove the bellows clip to prevent the bellows from being twisted.
3.
Adjust the toe by screwing or unscrewing the tie rod. Toe adjustment should be made by turning the right and left tie rods by the same amount.

Toe-in
Total : 0.1° ± 0.2°
Individual : 0.05° ± 0.1°

4.
When completing the toe adjustment, install the bellows clip and tighten the tie rod end lock nut to specified torque.

Tightening torque:
49.0 ~ 53.9 N.m (5.0 ~ 5.5 kgf.m, 36.2 ~ 39.8 lb-ft)

Camber and Caster
Camber and Caster are pre-set at the factory, so they do not need to be adjusted. If the camber and caster are not within the standard value, replace or repair the damaged parts and then inspect again.

Camber angle : -0.5° ± 0.5°


Caster angle : 5.1.° ± 0.5°

Rear wheel alignment
   
When using a commercially available computerized wheel alignment equipment to inspect the rear wheel alignment, always position the vehicle on a level surface.
Prior to inspection, make sure that the rear suspension system is in normal operating condition and that the tires are inflated to the specified pressure.
Toe


B - A > 0: Toe in (+)
B - A < 0: Toe out (-)

Toe is pre-set at the factory, so it does not need to be adjusted. If the toe is not within the standard value, replace or repair the damaged parts and then inspect again.

Toe-inTotal : 0.3° (+0.5° / -0.3°)
Individual : 0.15° (+0.25° / -0.15°)

Camber
Camber is pre-set at the factory, so it does not need to be adjusted. If the camber is not within the standard value, replace or repair the damaged parts and then inspect again.

Camber : -1.5° ± 0.5°

Wheel Repair procedures
Hub nut tightening sequence Tighten the hub nuts as follows. Tightening torque: 88.3 ~ 107.9N.m (9.0 ~ 11.0kgf.m, 65.1 ~ 79.6lb-ft)     When using an impact gun, fin ...

Tire Pressure Monitoring System
...

Other information:

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual: Components and Components Location


Component Location 1. Start Stop Button(SSB)2. FOB key3. Smart key unit4. Interior antenna 15. Interior antenna 26. Bumper antenna7. Door handle & door antenna8. Tailgate open switch ...

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual: Description and Operation


Description EPS (Electric power steering, Column assist type) system uses an electric motor to assist the steering force and it is an engine operation independent steering system. EPS control module controls the motor operation according to information received from the each sensor and C ...

Copyright © www.ksoulev.com 2020-2022