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  1. More Lighting Savings, Off-Road LED Light Bars

    Vendor Deals
    Wrapping up the day we spotted another lighting deal, this time on LED light bars designed with the off-road enthusiast in mind. the 31" curved bar has an output of 180W, and is designed with some serious heat sink fins to keep the LED nodes cool and extend their lifespan. Learn more at the...
  2. Lighting for Cargo Area (Any Suggestions?)

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I'm looking at adding lighting to the hatch, I typically pack it in pretty full when camping, etc. Any ideas? Don't worry about wiring, electrical, etc. Looking strictly for ideas on LED lighting that will light up the rear but not interfere... <--- I rhymed! :encouragement:
  3. Way to illuminate lamp and sunroof buttons at night?

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I am a new Exclaim 2015 owner. Everything is going great but there's one thing sort of annoying me. At night when I want to turn on the lamp, none of the buttons are illuminated, so I have no idea where I am pressing. So I have to poke around until I hit the right button. The sunroof controls...
  4. 2012 Door speaker replacement and the LED lighting

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    I was about ready to pull the trigger on some new front door speakers from Crutchfield and they said I would lose my ring lights. Aren't the ring lights controlled separately from the speaker? They also said with the 4 ohm rating of the speakers I wanted, they would operate at a lower volume...
  5. 2015 Kia Soul+ interior lighting & HID?

    Soul Accessories (Gen 2)
    Hi all. I just signed up for the forums and bought my wife a 2015 Kia Soul + the other day, and I had a few questions that I was hoping that you guys can help me out with. I wanted to change all the interior incandescent bulbs to led ones, but while researching the bulb sizes, I only came...
  6. Anyone install OEM Kia Interior lighting on a 12-13?

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    Just installed the OEM Kia interior lighting kit but I can't figure out where to tap the dome light. The lights all work fine but don't go white when I open the door. The instructions say "the blue wire, pin 14" on the large connector but on 12-13s, its not the same as 10-11s. I tried the old...
  7. 2015 Soul SX Luxury night lighting

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Hi everyone. I'm new to the forum and from Canada. I think the Soul used to have mood lighting but I was told by the dealer that my model does not. I have the highest model possible 2015 Soul. Anyway, I was kind of surprised at night that there is very little lighting in the interior of the...
  8. Would Gen 1 Interior Lighting Kit Work On Gen 2???

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    I can get my hands on a Gen 1 interior lighting kit (part no. U8680 2K000) but I have a gen 2 Soul. Would it work? I know it might not fit where its supposed to but I wonder about the connections. Thanks gen 1 afficianados!
  9. LED lighting.

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Hey guys, I just measured the rear reflectors on my 14 soul. Their just about 4" i was thinking about pulling them out and replacing them with LED running/Brake lights that i saw at a truck stop earlier. wiring shouldnt be too too hard and im just wondering if anyone has done this yet so i could...
  10. Thinking About A New Lighting Mod

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    So I'm thinking about putting in a new lighting mod, and am having some questions about the wiring. The Mod: Low output (1w or so) LED installed in the interior door handles. There are 2 instances when I would like the LED lit: First is when the vehicle is running. This is for night time...
  11. Diode Dynamics Lighting Tech 101: Research Automotive Lighting Technology

    Diode Dynamics
    Research Automotive Lighting At Diode Dynamics, we want our fellow Kia Soul enthusiasts to be educated on automotive lighting products, so that they know they are purchasing the best products on the market. We have devoted this portion of our website to doing just that. Here you'll find...
  12. Does the interior light kit sync with the speaker lighting?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    For those who have the optional interior light kit on the 2014 Soul...Does the lighting sync? What I mean is do the rings on the speakers glow the same color as the cup holders and foot well area light?
  13. Issues with 2014 Exclaim Advanced lighting speakers

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I'm having some trouble with 2014 Exclaim, the lights that are suppose to flash around the front driver and front passenger speaker when in "Music mode" is very faint or non-existent. They are suppose to "pulse" to the music that is being played. The lights definitely work. While using the "Mood...
  14. Emergency Lighting Options

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    I know there was a thread that was already started for this, but it seems that the OP does not want to continue it. SOOOOO.....here we go. I am a Volunteer Fire Fighter here in Texas, as well as a Volunteer Medic. Not to mention an Avid Storm Chaser/Spotter. So, I have been looking into...
  15. LED lighting upgrade package question

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    Looking at a Soul ! and see the optional upgrade "interior lighting kit." I haven't find any information on what this consists of, and by doing an internet search I only find some descriptions about third party LED upgrades. Has anyone here had this installed, or know exactly what it consists...
  16. Cheap solution for interior lighting

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    So I wanted to get some interior lights, but didn't want to put down $500 for the dealer to do it. Also didn't want to risk ordering LEDs from ebay. I know it would be cheaper, but chance the lights wouldn't be what I wanted. Solution? Go to Wal-Mart. Cheap and if they're not what you like, easy...
  17. inside lighting?

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    Is there a lesser option for door well lighting or do you suggest getting the fancy interior light kit?
  18. Guage cluster l.e.d. lighting

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I was on LED Lights, Bulbs & Accessories - SUPER BRIGHT LEDS and saw some awesome l.e.d. dash cluster lights and really wanted to change the bulbs to another color. I figure it would change the white numbers to deep blue or something different. I cant seem to figure out what size bulbs the...
  19. Interior Lighting Question

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    So was thinking about adding some interior LED lights (under dash, under seats and in the cup holders). I would like to wire these to the factory interior lights switch that controls the lights around the front speakers. Is this possible? And is there a kit out there that have multi-color LEDs...
  20. interior lighting question

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    I have a 2012 exclaim model with the interior lighting package. When I open the doors, the lighting turns white. Is there a way to change this so that they stay whatever color you have selected even when opening the doors?
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