Kia Carens: Trailer Towing / Maintenance when trailer towing

Kia Carens RP (2013-2018) Owners Manual / Driving your vehicle / Trailer Towing / Maintenance when trailer towing

Your vehicle will need service more often when you regularly pull a trailer. Important items to pay particular attention to include engine oil, transmission fluid, axle lubricant and cooling system fluid. Brake condition is another important item to frequently check. Each item is covered in this manual, and the Index will help you find them quickly. If you’re trailering, it is a good idea to review these sections before you start your trip.

Do not forget to also maintain your trailer and hitch. Follow the maintenance schedule that accompanied your trailer and check it periodically. Preferably, conduct the check at the start of each day’s driving. Most importantly, all hitch nuts and bolts should be tight.

CAUTION

Parking on hills
Generally, if you have a trailer attached to your vehicle, you should not park your vehicle on a hill. People can be seriously or fatally injured, and both your vehicle and the trailer can be damage ...

If you do decide to pull a trailer
Here are some important points if you decide to pull a trailer: Consider using a sway control.You can ask a hitch dealer about sway control. Do not do any towing with your car during its first 2,00 ...

Other information:

Kia Carens RP (2013-2018) Service Manual: Repair procedures


Diagnosis With KDS/GDS 1. BSD system defects can be quickly diagnosed by using the KDS/GDS. KDS/GDS operates actuator quickly to monitor input/output value and perform self diagnosis. 2. Connect the cable of KDS/GDS to the dat ...

Kia Carens RP (2013-2018) Service Manual: Drive Plate Components and components location


Components 1. Adapter plate 2. Drive plate ...

Copyright © www.kicaman.com 2015-2021