Kia Forte: Power Train / Manual Transaxle Oil

Kia Forte 2019-2021 (BD) Service Manual / Maintenance / Power Train / Manual Transaxle Oil

Repair procedures

Manual Transaxle Oil Level Check


Uplift the vehicle with lift.


Remove the under cover.

Nu 2.0 MPI (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Engine Room Under Cover")

Gamma 1.6 MPI (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Engine Room Under Cover")


Remove the oil filler plug (A).


[NU 2.0 MPI]


Check the condition of the oil and make sure that it is at the proper level (A).


Install the oil filler plug (A).

Tightening torque :

58.9 - 78.5 N·m (6.0 - 8.0 kgf·m, 43.4 - 57.8 lb·ft)


[NU 2.0 MPI]


The existing oil filler plug gasket must be replaced with new one. (Do not reuse it.)

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