HOW DO I REPLACE SEAT HEATER CONTROL DRIVER SIDE

  • Tiny
  • kschmidling
  • 2001 Volkswagen Jetta

How do I replace seat heater control Driver side

Saturday, December 10th, 2011 AT 11:32 PM

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  • rivermikerat
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SEAT HEATING ELEMENTS
Front seat heating element, removing and installing
CAUTION: Do not install normal seat heater elements (for fabric seat covers) in
vehicles with leather seat covers.
There is a danger the seat heater may overheat.
Removing
? Remove seat? Front seats, removing and installing.
? Remove backrest? Front backrest, removing and installing.
? Remove seat cover? Front seat cover and upholstery, removing and installing.
Fig. 328: Heating Element From Cushion
Courtesy of VOLKSWAGEN UNITED STATES, INC.
? Pull off heating element - 1 - from cushion - 2 -.
Installing
? Installation is performed in the reverse order of removal.
Front backrest heating element, removing and installing
CAUTION: Do not install normal seat heater elements (for fabric seat covers) in
vehicles with leather seat covers.
There is a danger the seat heater may overheat.
Removing
? Remove seat? Front seats, removing and installing.
? Remove backrest? Front backrest, removing and installing.
? Remove backrest cover? Front backrest cover and upholstery, removing and installing.
? Disconnect harness connector - 5 -.
Guide cable - 1 - through opening - 2 - in center part of cushion - 3 - and remove heating
element - 4 -.
?
Fig. 329: Guiding Cable Through Opening In Center Part Of Cushion
Courtesy of VOLKSWAGEN UNITED STATES, INC.
BODY INTERIOR (A4 PLATFORM) -2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL Page 1 of 2

Installing
Fig. 330: Heater Element Material, Backrest Frame And Guide Holes
Courtesy of VOLKSWAGEN UNITED STATES, INC.
? Installation is performed in the reverse order of removal.
NOTE: When installing material - 1 - of heater element, it must be
connected with backrest cover and backrest frame - 2 - in groove
(depression) utilizing two sided tape. Heater element must be
installed over head rest adjuster guide holes - 3 - and secured
with head rest guide.

BODY INTERIOR (A4 PLATFORM) -2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL Page 2 of 2

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Saturday, December 10th, 2011 AT 11:43 PM
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Duplicate post

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Saturday, December 10th, 2011 AT 11:44 PM
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  • rivermikerat
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Yep. But I beat ya on this one. : G

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Saturday, December 10th, 2011 AT 11:52 PM
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Lol, I don't see you with the glowing sign that says STOP you're not permitted to proceed-Have you on others? I guess Mit1 gave me the wrong info-like yours better very informative. Merry Christmas Bud and take care/God Bless us all.

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Sunday, December 11th, 2011 AT 12:15 AM
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No. If I submit an answer, it's because I don't get the warning that someone else is answering the question. Sometimes, if I get it, I'll keep the page open so I can see the answer given. In my parlance, I wish you a Festive Yule Season. : D

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Sunday, December 11th, 2011 AT 12:28 AM

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