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  1. Drivers of Soul Plus with Primo and Audio pkgs

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    How have you liked the added functions of the Primo and Audio packages? How are the ventilated seats? How are the safety features? Do you regret getting a full spec'd Plus? I'm looking to buy a 2019 Soul Plus with Primo and Audio while they are on sale with the 2020 going on sale and wanted to...
  2. Drivers side mirror shakes a little at Freeway speeds, 70 mph +

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I have a 2016 Kia Soul base. Been driving the car for a year and a half and never noticed before. This week I set out for Arizona from California, I noticed on the Freeway at speed of 75 mph and plus, the driver's side view mirror flutters at those speeds. The mirror body is, very firm and so...
  3. Drivers side left arm rest.

    New Member Introductions
    Love my 2016 Soul. The only thing I find uncomfortable with is that it feels like I have nowhere to rest my left arm while driving. The door armrest is to low to be comfortable Maybe because I am tall. Does anybody else notice this and is there any way I can add a fold down armrest on the...
  4. Headlamps Not Appreciated by Other Drivers

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    2015 Soul - From the get-go, I get flashed at night by other drivers thinking my headlamps are on bright. I told the dealer at an oil change, they said they lowered them, but I still get flashed. I took a look to see how to adjust (lower) them myself. Looks like a knob with a phillips head...
  5. Interior drivers door

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I bought a 2012 Soul and I am absolutely smitten with it-I mean her. The previous owner must have worn a lot of rings or something because the door handle/armrest is scratched something awful. I am not sure if it is dirt or some kind of protective film peeling off. It is just the top piece where...
  6. Dome light [Drivers map lamp

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Had Soul in for service and mentioned my Drivers map lamp was not working. A internal problem new unit on order will call when it comes in covered under warranty. 75,000km and very close to 5 years.
  7. Rear drivers side "rubbing sound" during right hand turns on 2014 Soul

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Looked through a few pages of threads and didn't see anything specific on this particular noise. It just started a couple months ago. Doesn't matter if it's only the driver in the car or three people. When making a right turn, regardless of speed, there is a rubbing sound coming from the...
  8. Drivers' side black door molding

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    any tips for replacing the door molding? 21012 SOUL...
  9. Looking for a new driver!s seat

    Asia
    Hello, I'm from Manila and I am looking to replace my driver's seat to one that has an adjustable height feature. My soul is a 2011 model. Unfortunately, this type of driver's seat is not part of origimal specs of the soul offered here in Manila. Can anyone advice me how Or where I can get a...
  10. Do Us Older Kia Drivers Need A Spiritual Leader?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I think I've found him..........
  11. 2014 Soul - Bigger seats for short drivers suggestion ???

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hello, I test drove a 2014 Base Model Soul and found the driver's seat too long, resulting in my knees bending awkwardly. I'm 5'2" and this is the first time I've come across this in cars. I did read that that Kia had redesigned the seats for bigger and taller drivers, but is there a...
  12. My Latest Trip to the Dealer (Power Locks and Drivers Seat)

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I haven't been around in a while. My last issue with this car was the misfiring at 17000 miles. Which was finally fixed and hasn't come back, although it doesn't really idle very smoothly since that happened. Anyways, this is my girlfriends daily driver. I don't drive it much, and I weigh about...
  13. Drivers Low Beam Problem

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hello, I have a 2011 Kia Soul, the drivers low beam went out. I replaced the bulb, it still did not work, checked all fuses I could find, still no luck. Anyone with other suggestions? thanks, john
  14. 12 Soul Exclaim LED running light drivers side intermittent outgage - help

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hello everyone, My new 12 Soul Exclaim with 300 miles appears to have a bad relay (my first guess) --- the LED running light below the projector headlight on the drivers side only has an intermittent outgage problem. I noticed this driving home last night. Anyone else having this issue...
  15. Drivers seat problem

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    The drivers seat sags to the left. I took it to the dealer who said it had a broken spring and that they would replace the seat bottom. They ordered a new one and installed it. However it sags to the left the same as the first one. The front passenger seat is fine. I am going to take it back to...
  16. Kia Soul drivers at our Sponsor's

    Central
    A friend just sent me this email that sounds just like the bunch of us: Seniors at Timmy's A group of seniors were sitting around talking about all their ailments. "My arms have gotten so weak I can hardly lift this cup of...
  17. Wet drivers floor?

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I have had my soul 2 years and today I noticed some water on the drivers floor next to the console and throttle. It looks like at one point it splashed or sprayed from somewere due to the way some droplets look. Any idea what this is. I am taking it to the shop this week but wanted a heads up on...
  18. Using hamsters and rap, Korea's Kia draws drivers

    Kia Soul News
    Hey all, Here's a link to an article that appeared in the SFGate, which is part of the San Franciso Chronicle. I make reference to the article as I was quoted in it from an interview I did online with the writer. You can check it out here...
  19. autoweek drivers log

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    http://www.autoweek.com/article/20100720/CARREVIEWS/100729986 "Kia even remembered to put a slider on the sun visor, to make sure it has enough reach to block the sun coming through the enormous side window. Smart, and missed by too many otherwise intelligent companies when designing these...
  20. ATTN: Manual Transmission drivers

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Had my Soul+ with an automatic totaled...I am going to get a new one, but I want a manual transmission (which is what I wanted in the first place) but I thought I would ask what those of you with stick shift think of yours. Any problems with yours? How is the smoothness of the gear box? What...
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