Kia Optima: Precautions For Catalytic Converter
If a large amount of unburned gasoline flows into the converter, it
may overheat and create a fire hazard. To prevent this observe the following
precautions and explain them to your customer.
||Use only unleaded gasoline.
||Do not run the engine while
the car is at rest for a long time. Avoid running the engine at fast idle
for more than 10 minutes and idle speed for more than 20 minutes.
||Do not measure engine compression
for an extended time. Engine compression tests must be made as rapidly as
possible. Remove the fuel pump relay before performing a compression test.
||Do not dispose of used
catalytic converter together with parts contaminated with gasoline or oil.
Prior to servicing the
electrical system, be sure to turn off the ignition switch and disconnect
the battery ground cable.
When replacement is necessary, use the following procedure.
1. Using a screwdriver, loosen the screw on the backside of the transmitter then
use a thin tool to pry open the transmitter.
2. Disas ...
Speed Operation Check
Remove the connector (A) from
the wiper motor.
Installation is the reverse of
After replacement or reinstallation procedure of the valve body assembly, ...