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  1. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I am talking with a friend of mine that buids race car frames etc, about making a strut tower brace for 2010 kia souls. It will be like the SSD brace, and we are thinking of having at least one option. It would be to triangulate the brace. Price would be around 250.00 or so. Anyone interested...
  2. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    So for only about $110 more I can get the ladder I guess. Is it worth it? Anybody have pics of either installed? Difficult to install the chassis ladder? Thanks! :)
  3. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    I was searching ebay for a strut tower brace and ran across this listing. There is a picture of the brace installed, and if I'm not mistaken it looks like the car already has the towers braced. The rest of the items in this auction may provide real benefits, and I sent a question asking if it...
  4. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    I'm new here, I have a 2017 Soul Exclaim ! Turbo. As it's forced induction, I'm wondering if someone makes a plug and play Oil Catch Can for it. Strut Tower brace to.
  5. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Here everyone, After looking around and sending a few emails to SSD, I cannot seem to get an answer on whether or not the SSD strut brace will work on a 2017. The applications look the exact same, but I don't want to order it without knowing, or getting confirmation from someone that it...
  6. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    OK, folks, I have been doing some searching here on the forums and around the Interwebz (I hear that is what the cool kids are calling it these days :) ) trying to find where I can buy a strut tower brace for my Gen1 Base. I know that SSD used to make these, but don't any more and I'm coming up...
  7. Soul Accessories (Gen 2)
    Does anyone here think a strut brace would actually be useful on one of these? I found that the company SSD makes one that doesnt require any drilling or anything so I figure it wouldnt bother the warranty people either.
  8. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Just wanting anyone who has the SSD chassis braces to chime in. I have the strut brace and was wondering if the chassis braces were worth it? Thanks. Sent from Free App
  9. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    ~ SSD Three Point Strut Brace ~ Well my Strut Brace is installed...!!! It has the " W O W " factor that I thought MY SOUL should have under the Hood, seeing as the New 2014 has such a WOW Exterior & Interior...!!! Performance of this SSD Brace now becomes a secondary after thought when you look...
  10. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Save about $50. You'll probably have to join this forum to participate in the offer. I have one and it does make a difference in handling. 2014 Soul SSD Strut Brace and Group Buy on ALL 2010-2014 Strut Braces too! - Soul Hamsters Forum
  11. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I am fixing to install my brace and I am a little SCARED ! lol I am a picture person and was wondering if anyone has a good pic of where the battery cable is moved to. The pictures I have seen I could not see it every good. The battery and cable booster is the only part I am nervous about.
  12. For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Hi I am looking for the old SSD strut brace not the 3 point brace....Thanks!!
  13. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Ok guys I have been working with Mike from SSD to retrofit the new 3-point strut brace for the 2010-2011 Soul and I am happy to say they are finished and ready for ordering. Here are some install pics. Ok now on to talking about the struct brace and engine damper. I just installed both of...
  14. For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Have for sale a SSD Performance 3 point strut tower brace for 2012-2013 vehicles. Strut tower brace was only installed for 3 days at most and remove. Brace does tighten up the front suspension considerably but after a few days, I decided I like the factory setup better. Nothing wrong with brace...
  15. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Mike/SSD....what's the verdict? Or am I just late to the party?
  16. For sale / Trade / Wanted
    2012 kia soul base manual 1.6.looking for a strut tower brace????
  17. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Hey Guys!! Over at there offering a strut bar and 3 piece uncar brace kit if anyone is intrested:) Heres the link Gauging Interest on NEW Soul Underbrace Kit - Soul Hamsters Forum
  18. Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    OK guys, I finally got word back from a local fab guy that used to make chassis for me, and he can do both the front AND rear braces for us. Here are the details.... Non-powdercoated aluminum braces Group Purchase (Initial Order) Front (10 required for production): $190 each Rear (5 required...
  19. For sale / Trade / Wanted
    I have these three items for sale. I just purchased them and only installed the High-Flow intake and removed it 10 min. later and repacked it in the box. The Exhaust and the Strut Brace are brand new in the box. They have never been taken out. The boxes were just opened. The intake is just...
  20. How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Here are the steps and pictures (20) required to install the SSD Strut Tower Brace. Step 1: Relocate battery ground to existing stud on the other side of the shock tower using metric nut provided. Note, if you do not want to lose your preset radio stations while doing this, you may...