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  1. Ignition Coil Removal | 2.0 Engine

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Was changing the oil today and while perusing the engine bay, I took a look at what changing the spark plugs would entail when that time comes. Removing the ignition coils to get to the spark plugs looked pretty straightforward, except the rightmost one. Those of you that have done this, were...
  2. Help with 2019 overhead console removal please.

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    My brother has been struggling to figure out how to remove it in our new 2019 base model so he can install a homelink mirror and he has been following the one guide where it says to remove the screws and then pry it down near the center where the front speaker/mic or whatever it is at but he...
  3. Radio Install and removal video

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    Hey guys, I was wondering if any of you would be interested in a detailed removal and install video. I'm considering replacing my radio after I get my car back from the shop for the clutch, and was noticing that there aren't any good quality videos on doing this on you tube. just some basic...
  4. Door Edge Guard Removal?

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    My white EX with door edge guards have dark grime down the edges that I've been unable to get clean. Thinking about removing the edges entirely (most cars don't have them anyway) by heating with hair dryer to soften sticky so it can be pulled off. Anyone know of better/easier way to do it...
  5. Rear seat removal

    New Member Introductions
    Hi! I've had my 2013 Kia Soul since December 2012. I've been very happy with it. I found this forum because I'm looking to turn the back end into a car camper for use during road trips, when I'd rather climb in the back and get a few hours of sleep rather than paying upwards of $70 for a...
  6. Writeup for Auto Transmission Removal? tinny rattling sound in bellhousing

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I spent some time writing a post with this very title title but apparently my login timed out and it was lost?
  7. Interior trim removal

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Does anybody know of a guide for interior trim removal on a 2012-ish Kia Soul? I want to remove a few things and wrap them with carbon fiber vinyl, but don’t want to damage any of my clips! All that fake metal colored interior is driving me nuts! Please help
  8. Radio Bezel Removal Help

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    I got my dash removal kit but i still cant seem to get the Trim around the radio off. I cant seem to get a tool far enough into the 1/2" slot at the bottom to pry it off. Any advice tips or tricks?
  9. Air bag warning lights after passenger seat removal

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I have a 2015 base M6 that l use as a mini work van. I have removed the rear and passenger seats to increase the cargo space available. Everything is working great. The only issue l have is the air bag warning lights on the dash and below the radio are activated. Is it possible to jumper one of...
  10. 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...
  11. Hi! Newbie with a 2015 manual. Shift boot removal?

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. Bought a manual 2015 last May, which I really like, but there is something rattling around inside the forward area of the center console that is slowly driving me insane. Need advice on accessing this area. I have already gone at it with plastic pry tools around the lip of the...
  12. 2014 Automatic shift knob removal. Has anyone done this?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I have a 2014 Kia Soul and I need to remove the original shift knob, and replace it with a Kia original option. That means the red version which is available by Kia dealers. As far as I know the removal is very easy as the knob just need to be pulled up slowly until it pops off. The question...
  13. automatic shift knob removal

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    i have a kia soul 2015 automatic.....I would like to replace my shift knob and shift boot leather cover, but the problem is i cant remove the shift knob... how can i remove it.. please help me with this thank you!!
  14. Door panel removal, 2016 Kia Soul SX Lux

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Not super good quality, but hope this helps. If the video is too shaky I did take step by step pictures. (see below) Best I could do with one hand and a cell phone! When I'm pulling the door panel off... I say "door handle"... I meant the storage slot on the bottom of the door.
  15. Head light removal on 15 Soul Base

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Like I promise I will make a video on How to remove the headlight. Please like my video. . . . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxLt1R9PBrU Next is How to remove front bumper. . . . .
  16. Headlight removal. . . .

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Just heads up I'll be putting a video on how to remove on headlight, I know this is not the right column. 36% render on the video, come back and check D-I-Y.
  17. 2015 Soul base brake light removal

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Here's the video how to remove brake light assembly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5GRqL9w5cc&feature=youtu.be
  18. Cloth upholstery removal

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Has anybody done it? I want to install heated seats in my base model with cloth seats and wanted to see if anyone has done it or at least knows the cloth is not glued down and just requires unzipping/clipping/etc to remove the cloth and throw a pad on the seat core. Also does anyone have...
  19. Old Soul Man seeking more help... removal of side mirror covers

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Anyone out there know how to remove the side mirror covers? any help appreciated. I want to get them hydro dipped in car bon fiber. Thanks any diagrams?
  20. rear tire removal

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I can't get my rear tire off. Have taken off 5 lug nuts but tire won't come off. Tried wiggling tire but no luck. can anyone help?
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