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  1. 2010, 2.0 Soul automatic transmission drain and filter replace

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Does anyone know what the automatic transmission oil pan bolt(not the drain bolt) torque specs are?
  2. Time to replace shocks/struts whats to get?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have a 2011 with 67K miles. The rear passenger shock is in need of replacement for sure and I was thinking I should just replace the front struts and rear shocks/springs and then be done. I plan on keeping the car for a few more years at least. I would like to go with a pre-loaded strut as I...
  3. Upper strut mount replace - need imput please!

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Hi friends, it has been a whirlwind lately, however, I have been having a binding noise when turning wheel for a little while now, on My 2011 kia soul + only coming from the left side. I knew this was the exact sound and symptom of the top mount/bearing for the strut assembly. So I take it to my...
  4. Check or replace PCV if high oil consumption

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I would have expected our owner's manuals to advise replacement every 50,000 or maybe 60,000 miles. This thread prompted my 2 cents Kia has an inspection proceedure, per these links Kia Soul...
  5. Drive safely with Replace OE Lights on + CARiD Video Review
    Replace is among the most trusted names in replacement and remanufactured parts industry. Their product line includes everything you might ever need to replace and today we'd like to take a closer look at their headlights and tail lights. It's no secret that driving around with cracked, broken...
  6. Ready to replace blower motor

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Since I got my 2014 Kia Soul base, my fan had 3 speeds, but only High speed moved any air. Last week, the blower stopped completely. It sputtered and died while I was driving. I checked the fuses, both inside the cabin & the one under the hood. All good. I replaced the blower Motor resistor...
  7. Kia Soul - Replace Cabin Air Filter

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    It was time to change the cabin air filter on our 2017 Kia Soul. I created a video for my YouTube channel that demonstrates the steps to replace the cabin air filter on a 2017 Kia Soul 2.0L engine.
  8. Kia Soul - Replace Engine Air Filter

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    It was time to change the engine air filter on our 2017 Kia Soul. I created a video for my YouTube channel that demonstrates the steps to replace the engine air filter on a 2017 Kia Soul 2.0L engine.
  9. How to replace a rear brake bulb on 2013 Kia Soul

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Just did this today and it was exactly as this video showed - PN: Sylvania 2357 (not LED).
  10. Want to replace the projector halogen headlight assembly for HID OEM headlights

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    I just purchased a 2016 Soul! and I love this car !!! The current headlights are the halogen projector with the LED eyebrows. The only upgrade missing are the HID OEM headlights which I'd like to add... It looks like the wires connectors coming from the car will work but the only difference is...
  11. How to: Drain and Fill 2013 Soul 1.6L auto transmission (w/ pictures)

    How To / DIY (Gen 1)
    Album: You're welcome! Dealer wanted 200+ to do it, I did it myself over the course of an hour and a half for $50ish. Be sure to check out that drain bolt.. there's no way I'd let this car go on the same fluid for it's "lifetime", whatever "lifetime" means. Car had...
  12. Are there any other 2.0L engines that can replace 2.0L 14 Soul?

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Hello, I have a 2014 Kia Soul 2.0L and I am wondering if the base engine from another car uses the same motor??? How would I find this out? I cannot find any 2.0L Soul engines anywhere for the 14.
  13. Future Soul Owner(?) 2012-ish to replace MINI Cooper S

    New Member Introductions
    Yeah.... big change in cars, I know! But I was the beneficiary of a rental Soul earlier this year and was taken aback at how much I liked it. The Cooper is getting too small for my needs and it's up for sale at the moment. I've pretty much settled on a 2012 Soul to stay in reasonable budget...
  14. Replace horn

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    My wife says the horn on her '18 Exclaim sounds like New Years Eve party horn, the kind you blow and it rolls out. She'd like it replaced. There's lots of good info here on horn replacement for Gen 1 models but I couldn't find anything pertaining to an '18. I'd appreciate any words of wisdom...
  15. Replace Air Bag Sensor in 2010 Soul

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have a 2010 Soul 1.6 base I got this used. Since I got it, I've had the airbag light on the dash. I recently found one of the front airbag sensors is missing. The wire and plug is just hanging there under the hood. Can I simply just get an OEM sensor and plug it in? Or is there more too...
  16. Replace entire bumper or just the trim?

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    Hello all. I am a little new at this so please bear with me when I try to explain the parts. :) I just purchased this 2015+ and when exiting a store, I noticed this nice chunk missing from the front bumper of the vehicle. The previous owner seemed to like to nick the car constantly. My...
  17. Replace These 5 Parts for Better Mileage

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  18. Finally bought a 2011 radio to replace my 2010

    ICE & Communication (Gen 1)
    Just so I can have bluetooth A2DP multimedia music built in. Right now I use a bluetooth dongle plugged into my aux port. It works but I get engine noise from it. Can't wait for not having to pair it with my BT dongle anymore to listen to my Samsung Milk streaming music. By the way I...
  19. Replace key fob

    Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I recently purchased used 2014 kia soul sx , i am really enjoying drive in the city, but me and my hubby are having a trouble to share 1 key fob, anyone know the place where does the replacement service with charge? dealership told me to pay 500. A lot!!
  20. Interior drivers door

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I bought a 2012 Soul and I am absolutely smitten with it-I mean her. The previous owner must have worn a lot of rings or something because the door handle/armrest is scratched something awful. I am not sure if it is dirt or some kind of protective film peeling off. It is just the top piece where...