Rear differential (4WD)

Checking or changing rear differential fluid
Have rear differential fluid checked or changed by an Authorized Kia Dealer according to the Maintenance Schedule at the beginning of this section.

Use only the specified rear differential fluid. (Refer to "Recommended lubricants and capacities" in section 8.)

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