Kia Sorento 2003-05

Removal & Installation

Print

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Drain the engine coolant.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the coolant sensor harness connector.
  6.  
  7. Remove the engine coolant temperature sensor.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Apply thread sealant to the sensor threads.
  2.  
  3. Install the coolant sensor and tighten it to 29 ft. lbs. (40 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Fill the cooling system.
  6.  
  7. Connect the negative battery cable.
  8.  
  9. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  10.  

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the connector from the sensor.
  4.  
  5. Drain the cooling system, as required.
  6.  
  7. Remove the sensor from its mounting.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  2.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo