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  1. hesitation issues

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    i wonder if there is anyone having the same problem with their soul that i am. i own a 2013 soul exclaim and i have been having hesitation issued since i purchased it. when i pull out from a dead stop i step on the gas and sometimes nothing happens for about 3 seconds and then the car takes off...
  2. Tsb 033: Soul 2.0l auto tcm upgrade – to improve hesitation and shift delay

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Just a heads up if you have this issue, Kia hasn't gone forward with it, they will fix it upon customer complaint only. I didn't find a post about this TSB yet. Here is where I found it. Kia Global Information System (KGIS) Group: Transmission Model: 2010-11MY Soul (AM) w/2.0L Number: 033...
  3. Hesitation

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Had this vehicle for a month. first time for this. Well it's been raining last nite and most of the day today. Iam wondering if something got wet. Iam stopped at a light and the car's idle is jumping up and down right before it dies out the idle comes back up. Car did'nt die out but Iam...
  4. Hesitation with manual tranny

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I have a 2012 Soul Base and noticed that the engine hesitates while shifting from first to second. It only does this when the engine is warm. It may do it while shifting between other gears, but it is not as noticeable as the first to second shift. I take off in first (duh), then shift to...
  5. 2010 kia soul hesitation

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Hi new to the forums, my friend has a 2010 kia soul that seems to hesitate from time time. Usually happens at first start up when she backs up car and goes into drive and accelerates. Any advice on this issue would be appreciated.
  6. Hesitation / Jerky

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I'm not entirely sure how to describe this.. but bear with me. For background, I have a Soul + Automatic. I notice that the Soul shifts rather quickly to 4th gear, even while cruising at about 30-35 mph. The problem I notice is, when I want to begin accelerating at a low to moderate pace I...