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  1. Speaker Adapter Needed?

    ICE & Communication (Gen 2)
    I have a 2016 Soul + Designer Package. Stock sound system, not Infinity. I'm looking to replace the door speakers and need to know if I'll need adapters. TYIA
  2. part number(s) needed

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    hi - I am in need of a separate replacement key and fob for a car we inherited. By searching I found the part number for the aftermarket? single key blank (no fob) and the switchblade key(which I hate and will never use because they break so easily). We currently have one aftermarket key and...
  3. Help needed on Key and Fob replacement for 2010 Soul

    New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, New to the forum here, so pls excuse any redundancy. I need some help in ascertaining if 2010 Kia Soul key has a chip inside it or not. Need to get a replacement key prepared, folks suggested to visit Walmart to get it done. Question to the learned forum members are, 1. Whether...
  4. Advice very much needed

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum but would like some advice regarding an issue I have with our Soul. The 7 year warranty ends this month but we have just seen that the lacquer is peeling off the front bumper (plastic). We have asked our dealer if they could replace it under warranty but...
  5. 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...
  6. Tires needed -2012 Soul

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I will be needing some new tires for Stella shortly. I put Michelin on her at 37,000 with a 90,000 tread life but now at 87,000, I have been informed that it is time. Any input on smooth riders for her?
  7. Front Quarter Panel Damage-Advice Needed

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Hi, Trying to get over being so aggravated, anyhow, had my 2014 Soul of only 5 months parked on the street and found damage to the front right quarter panel. Looks like some kid ran into it with a bicycle. Seeking any advice as to try to replace it myself or go through the insurance company...
  8. Advice needed for possible new buy

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, All, 1) It's tricky figuring out which TRIM in the USA, model years '16 and '17. For instance: do you have to buy the Exclaim trim to get the moonroof? I definitely want the upgraded audio system (Harmon-Kardon in '17; Infinity in '16 -- which do people prefer? Has anyone heard them both...
  9. Failed Inspection - Help/Recommendations Needed

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    So last month I picked up my new (to me) 2010 Soul Exclaim. It had 177k miles so I had it inspected by a mechanic before purchasing. He said it would need new rotors, new tpms on all wheels and new wipers. Well it took him two weeks to get it into the shop then he had it for two weeks (small...
  10. Buying Used Kia Soul - Advice Needed

    New Member Introductions
    First and foremost thanks for welcoming me to the community and thank you in advance for your help. I am looking at a 2010 Soul 2.0l with 170k miles on it. I am needing a compact car with good space to help me with my aquarium installation and maintenance sidework. The Soul seems to be a...
  11. Well some dummy backed into our Soul..Time for a new bumper cover.advice needed

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Well, some moron backed into our 2015 Kia Soul Base (black) I dont trust any body shops to do decent work without overspraying the rest of the car which only has 19k miles so far. So I am just gonna order the new bumper cover and headlight, and take the bumper cover into a body shop for paint...
  12. Gen 1 body part interchange info needed

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    my local dealer has been less then useless when asking about body part interchanges so Im hoping someone has the needed info before I head to the salvage yard in the morning.. I have a 2010 soul sport and I need to know if the rear bumper cover and hatchback are interchangeable with a base model...
  13. CA- Test fitter needed for 2010-11 Soul Projector headlights

    West
    Hey dudes, as the title says, I'm looking for a test fitter for some headlights for 2010-11 Kia Souls. My workplace is located in City of Industry/Walnut area in Southern California. I'll need the car for a day (10am - 7pm would be best) and can either have accounting reimburse you $50 for the...
  14. adding a spoiler info needed...

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    probably in the wrong forum but...want to add a spoiler...from what I see available it seems like drilling is required to adhere the spoiler to the car...not really crazy about drilling into the car...can anyone who has added a spoiler offer any advice or has added a spoiler that didn't require...
  15. 2013 Soul (Base) battery change w alarm help needed

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Hey All, I need/want to change my battery in my 2013 Soul and know how to change the battery (original battery when purchased), but thought about what may happen to the add-on car alarm that I got suckered into getting when buying car. Will the alarm be affected in any way as long as I take...
  16. Guidance Needed about Subwoofer setup for new Kia Owner

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Hello, I just got a 2016 Soul + with the Audio upgrade but it doesn't thump enough, I'd like to get a sub put in but my last one from my civic was stolen so I'm hesitant to have something you can see through the back window, also trunk space is limited. I've seen options for a spare tire sub...
  17. 2015 Kia Soul + in Seattle - Weather tires needed for 16 year old driver in Seattle?

    Soul Tire & Wheel (Gen 2)
    Hi Folks, My daughter is a new driver to a Kia Soul + with 8,000 miles on it. As her father I am trying to help keep it as safe as possible for her. We live in Seattle, WA. Biggest issue from now until April is rain. Sometimes large amounts and she does about 40 miles per day of freeway...
  18. Curt Soul wiring kit help needed.

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I am looking at this Curt trailer wiring kit for my '15 Soul ++. Amazon.com: CURT 56222 Wiring T-Connector: Automotive Can someone advise me on how to install it without drilling hole in the body.I read the PDF install manual. I am still a bit unclear on how the wiring should be ran,where the...
  19. Receiver hitch help needed

    Soul Accessories (Gen 2)
    Hey everyone, I am seeking a receiver hitch for my Soul, so that I can use a bike carrier with it. A local hitch dealership, that I trust, will sell me a 1.25-inch hitch, installed, for $240. Trailer lighting, which would be nice but isn't essential for my use, would be another $100 installed. A...
  20. Differences between 1st and 2nd gen fog lights. Help needed please

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Could someone tell me what is the difference between the 1st and 2nd gen fog lights? I ordered a pair of fog lights for 12-14 Souls and I know the 15s are the same as the 14s but I thought they mounted differently from the 1st to 2nd gen. Confused and need some help before I start taking apart...
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