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  1. Proper Engine Oil Level?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I just bought a Soul Plus from Enterprise yesterday. Today I checked the oil level for the first time and it is 3/16 of an inch above the full mark on the dipstick. According to the OM, the level should be between full and low. I ran the car and rechecked the level again after 5 minute per the...
  2. Is replacing the fuel level sensor a DIY project?

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Hey guys. The check engine light is on in my 2014 Soul EX. Pulling code P0461 -- Fuel Level Sensor. As far as I can tell, the actual gas gauge is working fine (i.e., it's reading full when I fill up, and slowly drops to empty as I drive throughout the week). It's done this before (same code)...
  3. Oil level

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Did the first oil change on the wife's 2016 Soul today. Used the Kia filter, and the one little thing that maybe I'm overthinking was....the oil level was still maybe 1/8 below "full" on the stick. I put in 4 full quarts, and had 8 ounces in one of the empty quart bottles, and put most of that...
  4. 2010 Oil level!?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    On a 3rd oil change now. Still don't get it. I put in 4 qts and OEM filter and its slightly passed the F mark. Manual said 4.23 qts. What am I missing!?
  5. 2016 Soul EV gets new "e" trim level

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Hey guys, is this info on the 2016 Soul electric vehicle 100% correct? Check it out: 2016 Soul Electric Vehicle Gets Lower Price, Panoramic Sunroof Option | Kia News Blog
  6. engine oil level? two different readings..

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    i did look in the forum and actual typed in search area oil level didn't get the answer i wanted.. according to the manual i suppose to let engine reach normal running temperature,turn off motor let sit for 5 minutes before checking oil level... so i park my soul on level ground turned off...
  7. Fuel level

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    HOw far do u let your fuel go down before refilling and what brand of fuell?? I always refill at a 1/4 to 1/8 tank... I use chevron 87 octane...
  8. Transmission fluid level in a 2013 Kia Soul

    New Member Introductions
    Can anyone provide instructions on how to fill and check the transmission fluid level in a 2013 Kia Soul with an automatic transmission? I had to replace the transmission valve-body cover (the black plastic cover on the side of the transmission) due to a crack. I now need to fill the...
  9. Quarter Panel Not Level With Hood

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Just bought a new Soul, overall very pleased with things so far quality-wise, especially given the price point of the car. However, I noticed the front quarter panel on the driver side is not level with the hood. More specifically, it starts out level near the windshield and the further it gets...
  10. Strange advice from a dealer about checking oil level

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I had my Soul serviced prior to a long road trip recently. They changed the oil, rotated tires, etc. When I returned from the trip after about 1,500 miles, I decided to see how dirty the oil looked. It wasn't bad, but I also noticed that the reading on the dipstick was about quarter inch over...
  11. Coolant Level Issue

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I have a 2011 Soul + and it has roughly 10000 miles on it. Took it into the dealer last week to have the oil changed and stated that my coolant was running a little low. They performed a coolant leak check. They said they weren't able to find any leaks or issues, topped it off, and to told me...
  12. Soul trim level

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I just bought a Soul & I'm curious what trim package it is. I was told by a salesman it was a Sport & then later told it was an Exclaim. From what I have seen my seats do not match those of an Exclaim. What I do know, is that it is a 2010, Java color with leather (black & brown) seats. (The...
  13. Capacity of Low fuel level warning light

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi Everyone, I just purchased my Soul+ 7 Days ago, and am loving every minute of it! I was reading the owner's manual and after going through the whole thing, there's no mention on HOW MUCH fuel is left in the gas tank when the Low fuel level warning light comes on? The Manual says, "This...