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  1. Removing passenger seat in a 2014.

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    Hello all, I use my soul to camp in a lot on long trips and was thinking about removing the front passenger seat to make sleeping a bit easier. I use a platform I built and can lay flat, but could use more space. If the seat is removed the air bag light will come on, and it may disable them is...
  2. Removing Decal Residue

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Has anybody used this to remove decal residue on back window and paint from removing the "soul" emblem? Is it okay to use? If not, what do you recommend? Thanks!! It wont let me upload the picture but its called Goof Off Pro Strength Remover. Its in a yellow can type container thing.
  3. Removing USB/Auxillary/12v panel under radio

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Hello, I'm getting ready to replace my stock head unit with a Pioneer double-din system. One thing I'm doing is, pulling out one of my 12v connectors and putting in a flush mount USB unit in it's place that connects directly to the new stereo. Has anyone pulled this panel out before? I'm...
  4. Anti-particulate filter removing and remapping

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Hi, this is new modification on my 1.6 crdi Soul...now the engine have 160cv!!! The new down pipe have 200 cell Magnaflow catalizator and no particulate filter....
  5. Tips on removing the centre fascia / audio surround?

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    I'd like to remove this panel, and I'm a bit stumped how to do it without damage. I've read this page a few times, and studied the little illustrations: Kia Soul: Center Fascia Panel Replacement - Crash Pad - Body (Interior and Exterior) - Kia Soul 2014-2017 PS Service Manual It shows where...
  6. Is there a way to disable doors automatically unlock when removing key?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    That's basically my question, when we shut off the Soul and remove the ignition key, all doors unlock. We prefer that it not do that, is there a way to disable that feature? Thanks in advance.
  7. Removing third brake light with spoiler

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Is it possible to remove the 3rd brake light from under the spoiler without also removing the spoiler? Anyone do it? Looks like there is an allowance on the underside of the spoiler for the light. but is it enough clearance? Anyone have any pictures of the backside of the light with detail of...
  8. Removing crush washer from drain plug

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    I am doing my first oil change on my 2016 Soul. I removed the drain plug and the crush washer is stuck to it, but good. It's like it's almost fused to the metal of the drain plug or something. Is there a trick to getting those things off that I don't know about? Do you have to heat it or...
  9. Removing the Foot Rest rubber or (dead pedal)

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 2)
    I got a cool aluminium dead petal cover in the mail the other day for my 2016 soul. I'll have matching metal pedals for all three pedals. Dead, Gas and break. My only issue i'm seeing is the rubber pedal that's glued to the felt is really tough to get off. i was able to peel the edges...
  10. Any help on removing side emblems on a 2014 Soul????

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Looking for information on how to remove the side emblems on the front fenders of a 2014 Soul. Thanks...
  11. Need help removing back seat

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    Hey everyone, I would like to take out the top half of one of the rear seats in my Soul, so that it's easier to carry a bike. I did this with a VW Golf, years ago, and it worked well. Would you have suggestions for removing a Soul's rear seat? Many thanks for your help!
  12. Removing rear reflectors on a 2012*** exclaim..

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Lets try this again.. sorry for the elementary error on my first post -___- needless to say it was a long day at work when I posted that. SO my dilemma is how to remove the rear reflectors on a 2012 exclaim with no visible screws. Ive attached a picture.
  13. Removing Headliner on '14 Exclaim

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I lost an argument the other day with my garage door. For the first time I ever recall, it failed to go up all the way, and as I always back into it, I was blissfully unaware of that fact..... Make a long story short: I heard/felt a screeching noise followed by the stinger antenna flying past...
  14. Removing the material on back of rear seats to expose the steel on 2011

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    So I picked up a pistol safe for cheap and had an idea. I plan on installing it somewhere in my soul, for more security when I have to leave something in the car when I run into a store or something. Like videogame, tablet etc.. If someone does break in to the car they wont get anything...
  15. Removing Pin Stripes?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi All, New to the forum, am about to pull the trigger on a Soul, but many of the dealers around are putting stick-on pin stripes on the vehicles. Granted, I could ask the dealer to remove them, but believe me when I tell you that trusting some of the clowns around my area not to ruin the...
  16. Intake mods without removing stock air cleaner - 2012 1.6L (or other engines)

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I'm awaiting delivery of a 2012 Base, and have been researching potential upgrades/mods. One area that seems to be interesting is the engine air intake system, with numerous CAI/WAI options. However all of the mods I have seen involve removing the stock air cleaner box, and I am not interested...
  17. Removing wheel covers??

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I just got a 2012 Soul Basic. How do you remove the wheel covers? I looked through the owner's manual but could not find anything. I want to put some better looking chrome covers on until I can spring for some different wheels.
  18. Removing Rear Soul Badge?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I am all for symmetry in design, and the Soul is next to perfect, even down to the hidden exhaust :) The one thing out of place in my opinion is the "SOUL" badge on the back end. Has anyone removed this? Are the any holes under it?
  19. Removing Radio fascia and installing extra outlet

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    I finally got tired of charging my phone and gps in front of the shifter and decided I wanted a power outlet in the sunglass holder. I started by removing the radio fascia. It took me a minute to find the right tool, my first few failed attempts resulted in a few scratches and mars on the bezel...
  20. Removing KIA Decals

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    Anyone remove the KIA emblems on the hood & rear liftgate? If so how did you do it? I want to replace them w/ one's i've seen on ebay. Thanks
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