How many miles can a Kia Soul last?

I am interested in knowing about the longevity of Kia Souls. From your experience or knowledge, how many miles can a Kia Soul typically last before major issues arise? Are there any specific maintenance practices or tips that can help extend its lifespan?

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I to am a courier and got 470k miles out of it. No major issues have had great luck with them. Have a 17 that has 180k on it.

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The Kia Soul is renowned for its reliability and durability. With proper maintenance, a Kia Soul can typically last between 150,000 to 200,000 miles, often exceeding these estimates.

To maximize the lifespan of your Kia Soul, follow these essential maintenance practices:

  1. Regular Oil Changes and Maintenance:
  • Adhere to the maintenance schedule outlined in your owner’s manual.
  • Use high-quality oil recommended by Kia and replace the oil filter with every oil change.
  1. Tire Rotation:
  • Rotate your tires regularly to ensure even wear, which extends tire life and improves fuel efficiency.
  1. Regular Alignments:
  • Schedule regular wheel alignments to prevent uneven tire wear and enhance vehicle handling.
  1. Fluid Flushes:
  • Maintain proper functioning of your Kia Soul by flushing and replacing transmission fluid, coolant, and brake fluid at recommended intervals.
  1. Brake Inspections:
  • Regularly inspect your brakes, especially if you frequently drive in urban areas. Promptly replace worn-out brake components to ensure safety and prevent costly repairs.
  1. Timely Problem Resolution:
  • Address any unusual noises or warning lights promptly. Timely repairs can prevent minor issues from escalating into major problems.
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With the right upkeep and attention, Kia Souls should last between 150,000 and 200,000 kilometers . That means, based on an average of 14,000 miles driven yearly, that it will live for around 10 to 13 years. Some Kia Souls have even been known to last far over 200,000 kilometers.