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  1. Advice needed first lease ever!

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    In my 30 years of driving, I've only owned 4 cars (Toyota, Honda, Subaru and my current car is a 2000 Saturn. I've always bought used, cars $3500 and under, and parted ways when it stopped running, was too expensive to keep, or was falling a part in one way or another. Never owned a new car...
  2. Single mom in So Cal about to lease a 2018 Kia soul;)

    New Member Introductions
    First time lease first time new car (all of mine have been used) Advice needed! I wanted to say hello!
  3. Lease return assessment charges

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, all - i reluctantly returned my 2014 Soul last month. The process was a huge drag - getting an appointment, getting someone to call me back, etc - but the reason I am posting is that they inspected it, handed me a piece of paper and called it a day. Now I have a letter that says I owe...
  4. 2012 Kia Soul, lease expiring.....

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi All! I am new the forum, but was hoping for a little advice. I have a red 2012 Kia Soul and the lease will be expiring in a few months. I have experienced some the paint chipping issues that I have seen discussed in various outlets. Overall, I have been fairly happy with my Soul, however I...
  5. Lease Payment. Rip off?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hey everyone. I am currently looking at leasing the 2015 Kia Soul SX. I just want to know what you guys think of pricing (or if i should continue to bargain, which i believe i should). I am leasing at 1.9%, for 48 months. (Ontario, Canada) Down payment = $6,000 Bi-weekly payment =$101.75 I...
  6. End Of Lease Questions

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    The 3 year lease is almost up on my Kia Soul. I am trying to get a handle on Kia's "normal wear and tear" clause. I have searched on Kia, asked the dealer and other than talking about no dings, dents larger than 1", no paint chips larger than 1/4", no scratches larger than 2", window chips less...
  7. Kia special $169/mo lease..

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Anyone doing it? Just wondering what the actual monthly payment is and total up front cost. Seems to be a lot of "fine print".
  8. new soul lease questions

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I am looking to lease a new soul plus model with automatic trans. I know the current promo is for the base with auto @ $169 month w 1999 down. Anyone know the current money factor and residual? What should I be seeing for a comparable lease payment on the plus model? Any help is...
  9. leased a soul in july, still haven't gotten a bill... aggravated.

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    now normally i hate bills. but i'm getting pretty frustrated at this point. i leased a soul on july 30, 2011. the deal i got covered my first month's payment so i only owed 35 more payments. well on the lease agreement it said my first payment i needed to pay would be due on august 29th. so...
  10. Soul lease questions

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I know many people here are adamantly against leasing, but I think it's the right decision for me. I'm not looking for a pros/cons of leasing, I just have a couple of questions. First, what kind of warranty would a leased Soul come with? Is the warranty with a leased Kia Soul any different...
  11. leasing question about my new kia soul

    hello, i wasn't sure where to ask this question being a newbie, but i am in the USA so i thought i would ask it here. i leased a kia soul on july 30, 2011 from the dealer here in south western pennsylvania. my problem is i still haven't received a bill for my first payment that is due on...
  12. Experience with Leasing a Soul--or any Kia for that matter?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Any lessees out there? Considering leasing a Soul (first lease ever for me)... Baby on the way (first child ever for me :D).... Wondering how forgiving Kia is when returning the lease? I am assuming we'll scratch it putting in/taking out stroller.... I am also assuming that junior will be...
  13. First 'new car' dealership experience coming up

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I used to get what I believe is a really low price (dont want to jinx yet until deal is done--I'll definitely post after!!!). Basically a Soul+ with (almost) all the fixings for under invoice. I am at the age old dilemma... To buy or To Lease... I have ALWAYS believed that leasing is...
  14. fender bender w/ newly leased Kia Soul

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    ok, so i am responsible for hitting a kia soul from the back. damages? dent on rear door hatch, dent on bumper. what kinda damages am i looking at?
  15. Aftermarket affect lease

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Being my first lease , I was wondering if anyone knows how aftermarket items affect the lease. I was reading over the fine print of my lease and it states something along the lines of anything added onto must be able to be removed at time of turning in the car. So I would assume the little...
  16. Soul Lease

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    2010 Soul + Silver Auto Take over lease 259.00 a month, no money down with good credit. 20 months left on lease. Low miles. Hate to do it, love my Soul but due to economics I have to let it go. Serious Inquiries only Please.PM or e mail at [email protected]
  17. Lease my Soul?

    New Member Introductions
    First post, need some feedback on leasing my Soul! Kia currently has an offer to lease the Soul + for $149/mo with $2299 down +TTL. My wife would prefer the Soul ! because it has the sunroof, houndstooth interior, stereo upgrade and larger wheels. I'm going to put $4000 down (my trade-in)...
  18. Anybody Lease a Soul?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi, new guy, possible soul driver. Before anyone jumps on the financial aspects of leasing vs. buying, I just want to say, this will be a company leased-car. My job will lease me a car. I already own and drive a new nice luxury car. I just make the down and the company pays the monthly and...
  19. Did you Buy or Lease your Soul?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Just couirus did you Buy or Lease your Soul?