Kia Optima: Checking Brake/Clutch Fluid Level - Brakes and Clutch - Maintenance - Kia Optima MS/Magentis 2000-2005 Owners ManualKia Optima: Checking Brake/Clutch Fluid Level

Check the fluid level in the reservoir periodically. The fluid level should be

Check the fluid level in the reservoir periodically. The fluid level should be between MAX and MIN indicators on the side of the reservoir.

Before removing the reservoir cap and adding brake fluid, clean the area around the reservoir cap thoroughly to prevent brake/clutch fluid contamination.

If the level is low, add fluid to the MAX level. The level will fall with accumulated mileage. This is a normal condition associated with the wear of the brake/clutch linings. If the fluid level becomes low frequently, have the brake/clutch system checked by an authorized Kia dealer or another competent repair center.

Use only the specified brake/clutch fluid. (Refer to Recommended Lubricants later in this section.) Never mix different types of fluid.

✽ NOTICE

In the event the brake/clutch system requires frequent additions of fluid, the vehicle should be inspected by an authorized Kia dealer or another competent repair center.

Brakes and Clutch
...

Parking Brake
Checking the Parking Brake Check the stroke of the parking brake by counting the number of clicks heard while fully applying it from the released position. Also, the parking brake alone shou ...

See also:

Multimedia Jack. Schematic Diagrams
Circuit Diagram ...

If you have a flat tire while driving
If a tire goes flat while you are driving: 1.Take your foot off the accelerator pedal and let the vehicle slow down while driving straight ahead. Do not apply the brakes immediately or attempt ...

Glove Box
To open the glove box door, pull the latch toward you. The glove box door can be locked (and unlocked) with the vehicle key. WARNING To reduce the risk of injury in case of an accident or s ...

Copyright www.kiopman.com 2020