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  1. Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I just bought a 2015. Kia soul base with roughly 51k. I heard a clunking noise going at low speeds over bumps in the road. Dealer replaced back brakes and back shocks. Still makes the noise. Im running out of answers it can be, any clues?
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  3. Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
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  4. Owners Photo Gallery
    I have had this awesome Soul for about two months now. A lot of small mods here and there.
  5. Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    I knew my new 2015 Soul was made from light weight materials, but I closed the hood and pushed down on it to make sure it was secure, as I have done to my cars for the last 35 years, and it got a small dent right at the crease!!! I have 1000 miles on it and now I have a dent! Is there anything...
  6. Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Right smack in the middle of my dashboard, in front of the "ghost speaker" circle thingy, there is a small clearish plastic half-circle embedded into my dashboard. It's very close to the glass. Is that a wiper sensor for cars with that feature? Or an alarm hub for cars that come with one?
  7. Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Hi, hope this thread is in the correct forum I was wondering your thoughts on this. Ice did a number on my front bumper - I’ll blame the ice, not the driver :culpability: Best I can tell, this damaged piece is part of the whole front bumper cover. I expect it will be expense to...
  8. Soul Tire & Wheel (Gen 1)
    I think I got it when I rubbed a curb a tiny bit getting into a tight parking spot. Do you think my tire is okay, or should it be replaced?
  9. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    what do you all do for scratches on your soul... like really light ones..but they tend to stick out on black...
  10. Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    A few days after I got my '14 Soul I noticed some light scratches on the right rear quarter panel. Also noticed a scratch on the instrument cluster clear plastic cover for the speedo near the 40mph mark:mad:. Heading to the dealer to get the plastic lens replaced and to see if they can buff out...
  11. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
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  12. Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I like my 2013 Kia Soul, but the odometer area has print that is orange on a black background. It is almost impossible to see this. Strangely, the other parts of the instrument cluster are bright green. Why Kia did this amazes me. Is there a way to have the deal replace the black background...
  13. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I'm sure this has been addressed before on this area but would it be a bad idea to add a trailer hitch to the 2010 Kia Soul Exclaim? I have to assume it wasn't built in for a reason. I'm not necessarily interested in moving landscaping boulders across the city with it but we often go camping and...
  14. Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I know my car religiously inside and out. If theres something out of sorts I know right away, as I take good care of it keeping it clean and tidy. I noticed over the summer there was a small yellow dot neat the sunroof on the headliner. I called kia and made note of it, and they told me to...
  15. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Some new vinyl in the rear, mud flaps and a modified Handstands Sticky Pad to keep everything from sliding around the tray. Okay...better photos later....crappy camera phone...LOL! I'll be adding some new rubber to these mud flaps as many here have done to make them more useful. Pennapolis!
  16. Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    I went to get some stuff from my car today and as I was closing the trunk I noticed there are small flecks of rust everywhere like chicken pox. How can I get rid of these? I hope they can come out.
  17. For sale / Trade / Wanted
    its the small centercap that says kia, in the bag kia part #52960 1f610 , not sure what they sell for , how about 10.00 , ill throw some stamps on a small shipping envelope and you should see in a few days. paypal PS WILL POST PICS IN THE MORNING !!!
  18. Aftermarket modifications (Gen 1)
    I've never been a fan of radiator tank only cooling for trans fluid-even vehicles that don't tow can benefit from the much more stable temperatures from additional cooling provided by a transmission fluid cooler. I purchase a small Derale tube/fin type framraile style trans cooler from Amazon...
  19. Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    Finally got my plates! Nice national park plates I had transferred from my old car. Did a few quick mods related to the plates, put in LED plate lights and painted the plate frame red. LEDs: Before and after: LEDs: At night (iP4 pic...not the best at night, but oh well): Plate Frame...
  20. Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have a 2010 Soul +, and there is a small storage area that is above the radio. I have always had a really hard time opening it and was wondering if there is a trick to it. There is a small "knob" that you are supposed to push to the right in order to open the door to the compartment. I...