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  1. Oil consumption 2015 Kia Soul + 2.0L GDI 4-Cyl

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Car folks. Is it “normal” for a 2015 Kia Soul with 68,000 on it to go through 1.5 quarts of oil in 2,800 miles? That’s what Kia of Columbia is telling me. I’ve been on an oil consumption test since 63,000 miles (yes the warranty ended at 60,000 miles… Of course we didn’t notice it consuming oil...
  2. Check or replace PCV if high oil consumption

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I would have expected our owner's manuals to advise replacement every 50,000 or maybe 60,000 miles. This thread prompted my 2 cents https://www.kiasoulforums.com/145-soul-problems-gen-2/114365-another-burning-oil-thread.html Kia has an inspection proceedure, per these links Kia Soul...
  3. 2.0 Kia Soul oil consumption.

    New Member Introductions
    Hello to all you Soul owners , I love my Soul and I'm pleased to be on this forum. I was reading about the engine oil consumption on the 2.0 engines , and some say its normal but I'm here to tell you it is not ! I'm a mechanic of 40 plus years , and yes a new engine will use a little oil...
  4. "Normal" oil consumption

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Was driving the wife's soul around town when the need to pass quickly came about. Stomped it for the quick downshift and it hesitated a moment then took off leaving a cloud of smoke behind it. Now it's no secret that a car driven at low speeds or not fully warmed up will do this but it was still...
  5. Fuel Consumption City

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have had my soul 2u since february 27th. It is automatic one. I have now 400km on it. My fuel comsumption for the past week (city only) is: 12,7lts/100km Not bad but I hope it would get better soon (winter still here) Tourlou
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