Kia Forte: Normal maintenance schedule - Maintenance service - Maintenance - Kia Forte TD 2014-2018 Owners ManualKia Forte: Normal maintenance schedule

Second generation YD (2014-2018) / Kia Forte TD 2014-2018 Owners Manual / Maintenance / Maintenance service / Normal maintenance schedule

The following maintenance services must be performed to ensure good emission control and performance.

Keep receipts for all vehicle emission services to protect your warranty. Where both mileage and time are shown, the frequency of service is determined by whichever occurs first.

*1 : Fuel filter & Fuel tank air filter are considered to be maintenance free but periodic inspection is recommended for this maintenance schedule depends on fuel quality. If there are some important safety matters like fuel flow restriction, surging, loss of power, hard starting problem etc, replace the fuel filter immediately regardless of maintenance schedule and consult an authorized Kia dealer for details.

*2 : If TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline is not available, one bottle of additive is recommended. Additives are available  from your authorized Kia dealer along with information on how to use them. Do not mix other additives.

*3 : The drive belt should be replaced when cracks occur or tension is reduced excessively.

7,500 miles (12,000 km) or 6 months

15,000 miles (24,000 km) or 12 months

22,500 miles (36,000 km) or 18 months

30,000 miles (48,000 km) or 24 months

37,500 miles (60,000 km) or 30 months

45,000 miles (72,000 km) or 36 months

52,500 miles (84,000 km) or 42 months

60,000 miles (96,000 km) or 48 months

67,500 miles (108,000 km) or 54 months

75,000 miles (120,000 km) or 60 months

82,500 miles (132,000 km) or 66 months

90,000 miles (144,000 km) or 72 months

97,500 miles (156,000 km) or 78 months

105,000 miles (168,000 km) or 84 months

112,500 miles (180,000 km) or 90 months

120,000 miles (192,000 km) or 96 months

127,500 miles (204,000 km) or 102 months

135,000 miles (216,000 km) or 108 months

142,500 miles (228,000 km) or 114 months

150,000 miles (240,000 km) or 120 months

Scheduled maintenance service
Follow the Normal Maintenance Schedule if the vehicle is usually operated where none of the following conditions apply. If any of the following conditions apply, follow the Maintenance Under Severe ...

Maintenance under severe usage conditions
The following items must be serviced more frequently on cars normally used under severe driving conditions. Refer to the chart below for the appropriate maintenance intervals. R : Replace I : Ins ...

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