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  1. new member interested in step by step instructions on crc gdi intake valve cleaning

    New Member Introductions
    hi there, new member here specifically interested in step by step instructions using crc for gdi intake valve cleaning on my 2016 2.0 kia soul. I've already searched some threads and found some posts that are relevant, but none where someone outlined their steps to get this accomplished...
  2. Cold intake

    Vendor Deals
    Hello everyone in Kia world. So happy to be here iam new so here I go. Does anyone know where I can get a cold intake for a 2013 Kia Soul 1.6 bass that fits. Thanks
  3. Short ram Intake negative effects

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Messing around with making my own intakes until I find one that works well. I started off with a very simple short ram and noticed that it increased hesitation on acceleration and decreased mpg after running on a 25 miles road that loops my area with a lot of long gradual and short hairpin turns...
  4. 2.0L Lower Intake Box

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Is there resonator after the lower intake box, behind the fender wheel well? I'm also looking for lower intake box when the air filter sits if you guys are selling one. I'll take it. Please let me know. Moderator please move since I can't post in For Sale Thread yet (idk y).
  5. SSD Intake fpr 2012-2015 Kia soul $45

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Been trying to almost give this away. I have a Soul WAI on eBay for chump change. From what i gathered from dyno results posted here it is goof for 6 hp an 3 lb/ft gain. Currently on eBay, includes tube with vent hose hookup, clamps and tubing for filter and 10" X 4" K&N filter. Sold the...
  6. 2018 Kia Soul Turbo Cold Air Intake

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    OK, I have searched to the ends of google for a cold air intake for my 2018 Soul Turbo. There seems to be nobody manufacturing for the Turbos yet. I did see that sxthelement has one but it does not seem to be CARB legal and is never in stock. I have heard where others used Veloster or Forte...
  7. Intake manifold removal help (2012 base soul)

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Hey guys, This is my first post so I hope I am posting in the right place. I was wondering to remove the intake manifold do I need to drain the coolant from the vehicle? I have a replacement gasket and replacement fuel injectors (upgrade) so I was just curious if I have to worry about coolant...
  8. 2017 Turbo Soul with Turbo Intake Pipe

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    My silence is broken.... i've paired up with SXTH Element Engineering on test fitment with parts. They sent me the 3.5" intake pipe for the 1.6 Turbo Forte... I installed it on my car and couldn't be any happier. Here is a video i made of the install and test. All in All they ahve done a...
  9. Cold air intake

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Just an fyi..... I have a nice cold air intake system. I bought a weapon r intake with the cold air kit. I took the cold air kit and ran it up under the inner fenderwell, had to remove it to do so. It was actually pretty easy to do.I then removed the left fender fake vent and cut out the opening...
  10. Intake Cleaning

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I was having a conversation with someone who states he has an intake cleaning performed about every 15k miles. Says he notices a significant performance/mileage increase when he does. (Owns a GM vehicle b.t.w.) I'm wondering if any soul owners follow this rational and/or have done it/had it done...
  11. Updates on my Base 2016 - SSD, Kinetic Graphics, Roof Basket, Intake & Loden Badges.

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Updates on my Base 2016 - SSD, Kinetic Graphics, Roof Basket, Intake & Loden Badges. I went on a liltle SSD Shopping spree! Strutbar Brace, Bullbar, Roofrails & Malone crossbars. -Generic Roof Basket -Short ram intake which I know doesn't add HP but it makes it a lot more fun to drive! -3D 3.0...
  12. K&N intake... engine mods

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Just curious if anyone has installed a intake or a K&N intake on their non-turbo 2.0 soul. If so, I have a 17 and wanted to see how much smoother it was using a intake on these cars as well as if you needed a tune as well.
  13. Looking for an intake?

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    There is a shop called Tork Motorsports that has developed a bolt-on replacement intake system. I've had it on my soul for a little over 2 months now and I love it, it has a great sound (including big gulp whine), adds a little bit of extra power and looks great too. I asked them to powder coat...
  14. DIY cold air intake

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Hi I have a 2011 1.6 diesel Soul and have looked everywhere but can't find a cold air kit for the 1.6 so I'm hoping to make my own? Has anyone else done this and was wondering what you used? And how did you get on with connecting maf sensor any help would be great thanks
  15. FINALLY! Aftermarket Cold Air Intake CAI For 2nd Gen Base 1.6L

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Like many of you fellow 2nd gen Base 1.6L owners out there, I'd been thru an exhaustive search for a CAI application for our cars. Lots of applications for the 2.0L, a few for the 1st gen Base 1.6L, but none specifically designed to fit the 2nd gen 1.6L, and none that I knew of that could be...
  16. Update to DIY Cold Air/SR Intake #NotYourGrandmasSoul

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Previously I had talked about the DIY short ram intake and how simple it was. Well, after some time of looking over things and using a part or two from the factory air box/ assembly, I think we're on the right track. In order to do this you'll need to remove the entire factory air intake and air...
  17. FS SSD Intake and Doug Thorley Axle Back exhaust

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Sold the exhaust. still have the SSD Intake. $100 shipped. SSD wants $167 shipped via eBay. Was on the car for about 1000 miles. K&N filter and powder coated intake tube with SSD badging. Makes about 6 more hp an 4 lb/ft torque.
  18. High-Flow Short Ram Intake System by Injen For 2015 Kia Soul
    If are looking for the best aftermarket air intake system, which is guaranteed to provide you with the noticeable gain in Hps and torque as well as designed to enhance the overall under the hood look of your 2015 Kia Soul, look no further! The best aftermarket Intake System is right in front of...
  19. help with cold air intake

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Hello I'm looking to build a cold air intake with a short Pipe and k&n filter . Can anyone provide measurements from their K&N intake or SSD intake for the pipe . And what size K&N filter is used , I prefer the short filter
  20. SSD 1.6L intake thoughts?

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Hello folks, just picked up a 1.6l base manual. I've seen some dyno results on the 2.0 but nothing for 1.6. Besides dyno, has anyone noticed any drivability differences with the intake on the 1.6? MPG difference? Might purchase in combination with fog light cut out to route colder air into...