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  1. Is there a how to Accessory belt replacement for 2009 1.6CDTi

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Hi, Just looking under the bonnet at the accessory belt on my 2009 1.6 diesel and its looking like it needs replacing....its quite tight under there... so cant really see to well which way it all goes, and also which/where is the tensioner ....any pics or how too's? cheers
  2. 1.6 CVVT 2009 humming around 2500 rpm

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hello, I have a humming (low but loud) sound around engine while driving. When I press the gas pedal around 2500 rpm. It disappears almost immediately after releasing the gas pedal. What could be the reason, or this is just like this engine supposed to sound?
  3. Where to put an audio crossover? Kia Soul 2009

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    I've replaced the factory speakers by new and better ones from Hertz. The front speakers come with two woofers, two tweeters and two audio crossovers. Everything is installed and ready, except for the audio crossovers. I've hoped to find the location where cables coming from the radio split to...
  4. Soul 2009 Black Oldie ;)

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everybody, after lots of years with great sound (our Souls are really blessed with a great sound system, compared to others) I was overwhelmed by the idea of even better sound. And this project lead my to you guys and girls. Maybe more projects will come with my oldie. No bigger issues...
  5. Problem with bearing and gearbox (transmission)

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hi all, So I have my Kia Soul just over two years now and recently I have two issues with it that may prove costly in a garage and I just wanted to know please if anyone else has had the same problems (no other mechanical issues before the ones discribed below). Problem 1: Bearing. About...
  6. Soul 1,6, 2009, EPS off, power steering

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
  7. 2009 Soul?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Did Kia make a 2009 Soul? Some people say yes but I have never seen one ever for sale nor on any website. KBB says it never exsisted is one example.
  8. 2009 Soul speedometer erratic

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hi all, Was driving in to work today and noticed the speedo starting to jump around erraticly. It seems to be doing it when there is no load on the accelerator, so if I'm stopped or simply don't put the engine under any load/change gear it jumps about. Any ideas what the problem is or what I...
  9. kia soul 2009 = 2010-2013?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi Im decided to Buy a 2009 soul and im searching a Kia soul interior leds. All I see is from 2010 to now.... Is 2009 model the same of 2010? Thanks and sorry for my english
  10. Love my Soul Samba 2009 - but keeps getting stuck in reverse!

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Any one else had this issue?
  11. LED tail lights instalation in 2009 Kia Soul model

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Hello guys, I'm from Portugal and I am pleased to share with you my Kia Soul mod. I have ordered from Shark racing the LED tail lights for my 2009 Kia Soul model. Everything went perfect since I have placed the order. It took 3 weeks to arrive and deal with the customs. Shark Racing team also...
  12. 2009 1.6 Petrol - Problem Selecting 1st Gear

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    We've had our Manual Soul for a week now and my partner has complained about a problem selecting first gear. I've not driven the Soul much but it did the same thing to me, it takes 3 attempts to get it in to first, each timing releasing the clutch and then pressing it back in again. It's...
  13. F/S 2009, 2010, 2011 Kia Soul Rims

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Set of used rims for 2009, 2010, and 2011 Kia Soul. Only used for about two years. Comes with lug nuts and wheel lock kit. Asking $600 OBO. Located in Huntsville, TX. Local pick up only.
  14. 2009 soul + auto cranking but not starting

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I have a 2009 soul 2,0 auto plus. Its turning over fine but is not firing. No cel on plugged in scanner to look a sensors values everything normal. This happened once before dec. Last year. Eventually started than no issues sense than. Now its come back it does not fire. Has anyone had fuel pump...
  15. 2009 -10 Kia Soul +, OEM, Driver&Passenger seat backs, bottom, head rests $150.00

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    2009 -10 Kia Soul +, OEM, Driver&Passenger seat backs, bottom, head rests $150.00 These are the original Kia Soul seat backs and bottoms out of my 2009 - 2010 Kia Soul plus "shadow". They feature the Kia logo on the seat backs. This does not include the hard seat back and frame. I removed...
  16. 2009 - 2010 Kia Soul +, door panels, with switches, OEM ~ black $100.00 for all!

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    I took these out of my 2009-10 Kia Soul plus (shadow). I want to sell all four and have them out of my spare room. I would be willing to find the cheapest shipping possible for the person who takes all four. I would like around $100.00 for all four. I think the power switches are probably worth...
  17. Ipad mount and connection to 2009 model

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    Hiya, i have the upgraded stereo ( 8 speakers, standard subwoofer in the boot etc) but my car is the 2009 model without bluetooth. I now have an ipad 3. When i connect the two units thru the kia cable, i have no control thru the ipad ( is that normal) i have to flick thru the music using the...
  18. Soul sells well in 2009

    Kia Soul News
    For a first model year, the Soul sold very well in 2009! Total numbers were 31,621—more than the Cube, more than the Suzuki SX4, and almost more than the Rio! Full subcompact sales stats:
  19. First sould commercial made TBS's funniest 2009

    Kia Soul News
    I am sitting here watching Funniest Commercials 2009 and just saw the first Soul commercial.
  20. December 2009 VOTING

    Soul of the Month
    This is December 2009 Soul of the month voting. Check out our hot-looking nominees and give a vote to your favourite ride! 1. keepfallingup (more images) 2. xetremex (gallery) 3. scorpiome70 (more pictures)