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  1. Erratic Idle (2011 1.6l 5spd)

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hi all, I have searched this forum for answers but I found nothing that could describe the issue I have. So my car is manual with 145k on the clock. It did this over month ago but the problem went away. Over month ago: I would start the car in the morning or after noon it did the same. cold...
  2. Kia Soul 2011 1.6i

    New Member Introductions
    I trust that all is well. I have a question re my 2011 Kia Soul. I have had my Kia soul now for 10 months and I had to service it for its 15000 km service the Odo was sitting at 204412km, it was jerking the car and thought that this might be as a result of needing a service. So this is what I...
  3. Looking for kfergiez Yakima Roof Rack Install Pics 2011 Kia Soul

    New Member Introductions
    Installing a roof rack on my 2011 Soul, and cannot access the pics to help with the install. Help? Thanks!
  4. 2011 Soul - Does anyone know what this is???

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I bought my 2011 Soul used. I was changing the cabin filter and this fell on the floor... I think it might have come from the dash, somewhere on the passenger side. The glove box was empty when I removed it, so I don't think it was in there (this time)...
  5. 2011 Soul map lights - don't turn on when opening door

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have searched all over for a resolution on this: When I open the door, my map lights do not come on. The map lights will turn on when you press them (either driver or passenger) but won't come on when opening a door. The "door" button doesn't make a difference, whether it's pushed in "on"...
  6. Chirp and hum from wheels - 2011 Kia Soul+

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    118k on the clock. I am getting an intermittent chirping from the passenger side wheel and a droning hum from the drivers side wheel. Both sound like they're in the front, but I'm not 100% sure. It only occurs intermittently on the highway after driving for a while (45+ min), and will come and...
  7. New here, 2011 Soul+ 2.0

    New Member Introductions
    Hey all, just joined hoping to get some info on a chirp/hum coming from my wheels, as well as noisy lifters/valves. Hoping to get some good info!
  8. 2011 Fog Lights flashing

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Have issue with the wifes 2011. The fog lights won't always stay on. Appears to be related to the directional arm where the lights turn on and off. If I flip the fog lights on and then press the arm inwards towards the steering column the lights will turn on/off. Trying to determine if this...
  9. 2011 Kia Soul Flex Pipe Question

    New Member Introductions
    Good Day, Can anyone tell if the subframe needs to be dropped on the Kia Soul in order to replace the flex pipe with a complete new pipe? Any info or instructions or diagrams or Url's would be appreciated. Thanks Neil
  10. Soul 2011, 2.0L, service repair manual?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Does anyone here have the Service Manual for a 2011 Soul, 2.0L engine? And is willing to share it? I have the 2012 SM (both engines), and although the body and suspension are identical, the engine and transmission are different. And the steering is electrical, not hydraulic. I see the 2011 for...
  11. Factory Radio (2011 Kia Soul Sport)

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    So Ive been going back and fourth on upgrading to an Apple Car Play Receiver but since Im so Froogle I just can't do it.. So my question - I saw somewhere you can use the USB Port and the Aux in and it will Utilize your steering wheel controls. You would need to use an older gen iPod though...
  12. Front struts on a 2011 Soul - how to

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Well, it was a while since I did anything to my wife's Kia Soul (2011 Exclaim, but I this will be identical probably on 2nd gen too). Driving it it seemed that the front was a little "loose" and she also confirmed that is "bouncy". Since previously I just replaced the rear shocks (easy job) with...
  13. 2011 Kia Soul 2U owner

    New Member Introductions
    Hey all, Picked up my first Soul used and loving it. Going to tweak the looks a bit but nothing crazy....yet?. Anyhow thanks ahead of time for any help also sorry ahead of time for stupid newbie questions as well. But I’ll still ask them lol. Cheers!
  14. 2011 KIA SOUL PLUS tire vibration when accelerating and idle

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hi all, I have a vibration issue with my 2011 Kia Soul Plus. Vibration is felt at idle/park in right front tire. When hands are placed on top of tire, a vibration is felt through the tire while running, in park. All other tires have no vibration. Also, vibration is felt through the floor and...
  15. 2011 Soul's battery kept dying. I pulled out the 10 amp fuse for the audio IT WORKED

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I'm not a mechanic or electrician but have common sense. Once I realized my audio system's light was the only thing dimming when I tried to start my 2011 Kia Soul. So I unplugged the fuse and now it's starts great, runs better and the lights seems brighter but NO RADIO././ Any suggestions...
  16. 2011 - Antenna replacement

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hello, Does anybody have some info about how to loosen or remove the headliner? I need to replace the antenna and need access to the inside rear of the roof to disconnect antenna cables and a nut. Thanks, Marco
  17. New Member 2011 Kia Soul

    New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, New member here. I have trolled the pages on and off while looking for answers, but finally decided to join up. I have a 2011 Soul, bought new, with just under 90k on it. There are a couple things that I've wanted to do to the car, and now seems like when inspiration has hit me...
  18. 2011 2.0 soul alternator problems.

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Last night when leaving a pizza place, I started the car, but the battery light was on. I kept going thinking it was a glitch, but about 2 miles down the road the light got dim and the other dash lights came on. I pulled into a turn lane. and turned the car off. It would not restart, so I...
  19. Owner of a 2011 !

    New Member Introductions
    I have a black with red interior kia soul.
  20. 2011 Kia Soul Problem

    New Member Introductions
    Blowing 25 amp fuse every time I try to dispense wiper washer fluid. Wipers stop upon blown fuse. Any ideas? 2011 Soul Sport.
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