2011 Kia Soul Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2011 Kia Soul
Ask a mechanic in our community
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
2011 Kia Soul ProblemsManual transmission difficult to shift into 1st gear
The manual transmission may be difficult to shift into 1st gear. Our technicians tell us that a revised shifter lower skirt is available to correct this concern.
2011 Kia Soul Questionsmy check engine light came on, codes po420 & po133 came up. what is the issue? (1 answer)
electrical. Air conditioner fan works when it wants. Same with traction control light (may stay on for a few drives), check engine light will come on for a drive then be off a month and now, one headlight doesn't work on low beam but they both work on high beam. How do I fix this possessed car?
Where are the ground wires for this car. Mine will show check engine light and run funny then I may crank it back up and it won't do it again for a month. Also, my fan for my air conditioner works when it wants to. My traction control light may come on for a couple drives then go back off for...
2011 Kia Soul RecallsSide Curtain Airbag
In the event of a crash where the side curtain airbags are deployed a headliner plate can detach, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will correct this concern by adding industrial adhesive strips to secure the headliner plates.
The affected Kia models are being recalled because the brake light switch can fail prematurely, resulting in the loss of brake light operation as well as concerns with other electrical systems including: Cruise control, push-button start feature, shifter, and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system. Dealers will replace the brake light switch to correct this concern.