Transmission Services for 2015 Kia Soul EV

What Does Your Kia Soul EV Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the motor to your wheels so that you can drive at your desired speed. Because of the transmission’s responsibility to translate the right dose of power into the right amount of speed, a small transmission issue can put a big dent in your Soul EV’s performance. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2015 Kia Soul EV transmission problems could include shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or whistling noises or a burning smell coming from beneath the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Kia Soul EV transmission trouble you might notice your fuel economy decrease or find that you can't drive your Soul EV at all.

Kia Transmission Recommendations for 2015 Soul EVs

Kia recommends having your Soul EV's transmission system routinely inspected for wear and tear. Specifically, your Soul EV differential and transmission fluids should be exchanged at regular intervals with Kia-approved products. Our technicians know how to service your 2015 Soul EV up to Kia-recommended standards. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Soul EV’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

How Much Do Kia Soul EV Transmission Repairs Cost

We do our best to keep Kia Soul EV transmission repairs and services affordable. Drop by your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Soul EV's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your vehicle needs a fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2015 Kia Soul EV Transmission Q&A

  • Is it bad to ride the brakes in your Kia? Keeping your foot on the brake pedal or lightly but consistently pushing it down can lead to transmission problems. Pay attention to how often you apply your brake and use engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Kia? Think twice before offering to tow something for a friend, no matter how small. Defying your Soul EV towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Soul EV is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Soul EV's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Maintaining your Kia Soul EV transmission fluid is one of the best ways to maintain your transmission's health. Some technicians would say that between 30,000 and 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your Kia's transmission fluid checked and replaced, but that timeline can vary depending on how your vehicle is used and your manufacturer’s recommendations. Leaks or low transmission fluid are easy to spot and affordable to repair.

Show Your Kia Soul EV’s Transmission Some TLC

Automatic or manual transmission, Firestone Complete Auto Care can help. Schedule a transmission service or repair today.