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  1. Weather Tech or Factory? Window Visors

    Soul Accessories (Gen 2)
    I've had two sets of factory visors and they worked well. One came loose, the dealer fixed it when I drove in with the part flapping. I've got a set of Weather Tech but am having second thoughts. We got the front pair in, the back has clips and is a bit more complex. Your experience? Thanks...
  2. Cold weather warm-up

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    I have this 2013 Soul !. The weather here is St. Louis has been rather mild (40's). I have been jumping in it in the morning and just taking off. It seems to get warm pretty quick. This morning I woke up to about an inch of snow, so I thought I'd warm the car up to melt it of the glass...
  3. Which engine oil to choose for hot weather

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Hello all. I live in Baghdad and the temperature here is extremely hot. At this of year it's reaching 40c (104F).... Recently I did an oil change and the guy put on for me 5w30. For some reason I started to hear knocking sounds when taking off. Although not much. So I asked around and they...
  4. 'Severe weather' 1234 service schedule?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Any know for sure if this schedule offered by the dealer is an official Kia recommended service schedule or a dealer recommended service schedule? Confused.:confusion:
  5. Weather Tech for sale

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    I have been a member for several months and have posted. I have a full set of Weather Tech mats for a 16 i'd like to post for sale but it says i have insufficient privileges.
  6. Weather Tech Side Window Deflectors

    Soul Accessories (Gen 2)
    Weather Tech is now producing Side Window deflectors, about $115 for the 4 doors. The down side, besides the price is that the rear door deflectors are held in with clips. After following the installation instructions for the clips, I installed the deflector and it just fell out. Tried it on the...
  7. Sirius Traffic and Weather don't 'stick'

    Soul Problems (Gen 2)
    So for today's weird problem. After the 3 month trial (music, traffic, weather, 'all access' - everything worked fine) Sirius promised me I could get Traffic/Weather along with music for the next six months for a good price. When we re-activated after the 3 month trial - no Traffic/Weather...
  8. 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...
  9. Replaced low/hi headlights with LEDs. What about the weather covers?

    How To / DIY (Gen 2)
    I changed the headlights on my wife's 2014 Kia Soul (combo low/hi) for LEDs (OPT7 LED Headlight Bulbs w/ Clear Arc-Beam Kit - H13 (9008) - 80w 7,000Lm 6K Cool White CREE). It was easy on the passenger side and 'fun" getting it done on the driver side, but it worked although the driver side...
  10. OEM or Weather Tech Cargo Liner?

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 2)
    Let me hear the opinions of the experienced if I may; price/function/quality? Any difference really? Other than looks, how about fit and quality? They both do the same thing; protecting your interior right? So which do you all prefer? I'm taking a vote befor I purchase. Thanks! :)
  11. Hard Initial Shifting in Cold Weather

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Not even really cold weather -- I'd say anything under 30 F. And the shifting is not really hard, either. It's just a bit of a chore to shift into first, and a bit more of a chore to shift into reverse, when the manual transmission is cold. It's also a bit on the rough side shifting between...
  12. Weather Tech Floor Liners for 2014 Video Review

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    So i was going to post pictures of my new interior with my new weather tech mats... but my camera decided it wasnt charged. so i took a video as practice for a youtube channel im starting up. (not car related! sorry guys) and figured you guys might be interested in watching. Sorry the lighting...
  13. 2013 Soul!--Dead Battery in Rainy Weather

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    Today is the second time in a week that I can't start my car. The first time was just after Memorial Day (the car sat out in the rain all weekend) and I was ready to go to work and nothing worked--both fobs couldn't unlock the doors (I even changed the batteries in each). It cost me $75 for a...
  14. Changing the weather guage from celsius to firenheight.

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    How do you change Celsius to firenheight in a (2014) KIA Soul temperature gauge. Paul
  15. push start cold weather issue

    Soul Problems (Gen 1)
    hi. 2011 soul in Cleveland where it's 28!! my brakes feel fine & I push start & there's power but no engine start. I'll let the"accessories" sit on & try again & it's ok. it's happened twice & it's only gonna get colder. this is my first experience with a push start so anything I could just...
  16. FS: Navi Console; Sport Pedals; All Weather Mats + More

    For sale / Trade / Wanted
    Kept em.
  17. Are there Kia Soul OEM all weather rubber floor mats available?

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    I had a salesman tell me there are. I don't believe anything a salesman tells me. Does anyone know if there are OEM all weather rubber floor mats made for the 2012 Soul? Not universal mats. Made specifically for the 2012 Soul offered by Kia. Not aftermarket mats sold by a Kia dealership.
  18. Darn weather..

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    You gotta hate it when the rinse water freezes on the paint before you can dry it! Grrr! Sometimes its hard to be a crazed Soul owner...
  19. All Weather Mats for 2012

    Soul General Discussion (Gen 1)
    Who can recommend All Weather Mats for my 2012 Exclaim? I really like to look and price of the Rubbertite Mats from Lloyds, but they aren't available yet. I also liked the fact that they came in Ivory to match my Dune interior. I'm pretty sure I can get Weathertechs but they are pricey and don't...
  20. looking for mats for winter / slushy weather

    Soul Accessories (Gen 1)
    not looking forward to winter but i know it's soon approaching i was thinking of getting some of those all weather mats but i figured i would consult the board for their suggestions on how to keep the rugs / floors fairly clean in winter, and maybe for links to where i can get some mats that fit...
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