Kia Soul: Cowl Side Trim Replacement - Interior Trim - Body (Interior and Exterior) - Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service ManualKia Soul: Cowl Side Trim Replacement

Second generation PS (2014-2018) / Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Service Manual / Body (Interior and Exterior) / Interior Trim / Cowl Side Trim Replacement

  
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Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  
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When prying with a flat-tip screwdriver, wrap it with protective tape, and apply protective tape around the related parts, to prevent damage.
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Use a plastic panel removal tool to remove interior trim pieces to protect from marring the surface.
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Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
1.
Remove the front door scuff trim.
(Refer to Interior Trim - "Door Scuff Trim")
2.
Remove the hood latch release handle.
(Refer to Hood - "Hood Latch Release Handle")
3.
Slighty remove the front door body side weatherstrip.
4.
Using a screwdriver or remover, remove the cowl side trim (A).

5.
Install in the reverse order of removal.
  
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Replace any damaged clips.
    Cowl Side Trim Component Location
    1. Cowl side trim ...

    Front Pillar Trim Component Location
    1. Front pillar trim ...

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