What type of oil does a Kia Soul require?


The oil type for the Kia Soul varies depending on the model and engine. SAE 5W-20 with a 3.8–4.2 quart capacity is recommended by South Dade Kia. Discussion boards advise to use 10W-30 or high mileage synthetic; one owner of a 2.0 engine used Castrol 20W-50.

To be on the safe side consult or your owner’s manual

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hallo kia enthusiasts,
Kia Souls typically require SAE 5W-20 grade oil. the specific quantity required can vary based on the model year of your vehicle, ranging from 3.8 quarts to 4.2 quarts. It’s crucial to refer to your owner’s manual to verify the precise oil type and capacity for your particular car.

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Hey fam, choosing the best oil that your Kia Soul requires depends on your Kia model. Kia recommends using synthetic oil with a viscosity grade of SAE 5W-30 for most modern Kia Soul vehicles. It is always best to consult your owner’s manual or check with a Kia dealership to confirm for the specific oil type and viscosity recommended for your exact model and year of Kia Soul.

The Kia Soul typically performs best with SAE 5W-20 grade oil. Depending on your vehicle’s model year, you’ll need between 3.8 and 4.2 quarts to reach the proper oil capacity.