Kia is recalling the 2014-2016 Kia Soul and Soul EV because previous recalls didn’t work.
[The car’s] pinion plugs can allow the pinion gears to separate from the steering gear assemblies. That's king-size trouble for a driver because all steering control will be lost while traveling at any speed.
The [first recall](http://www.kiacomplaints.com /news/2014/kia-recalls-51k-souls/) was made back in 2014 with a follow-up recall the next year. A 3rd recall? It’s time Kia does some Soul searching … you had to know that was coming.keep reading article "Kia Recalls Soul Steering Pinion Problems for the 3rd Time"
Soul and Soul EV vehicles can suffer a complete loss of steering after the steering pinion gear separates.
Over 256,000 Kia Soul cars are recalled to fix problems that can cause a complete loss of steering. The recalled cars include the 2014-2016 Kia Soul and Soul EV that have weak adhesive used to secure the steering pinion gear to the steering gear assembly.
This isn’t the first time Kia has issued a recall for this problem. That’s soul annoying.keep reading article "Steering Pinion Gear Problems Lead to Another Soul Recall"