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Audi A3 Front Seats Interchangeable?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Aussie Rob, Jul 9, 2013.

  1. Aussie Rob
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    Aussie Rob New Member

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    Hi,

    I have recently purchased an Audi A3 Sportback Sport, 2011.
    I love the car but wish to buy some replacement (second hand) standard seats to replace the existing sports ones.

    I was wondering if standard seats from a 2008 Audi A3 Sportback (I have sourced some) are interchangeable with my seats?
    With respect to bolting straight in?

    An help with the finding out what year/models etc. have front seats that are interchangeable with my car would be greatly appreciated.

    Kind regards
    Rob
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  2. Cozza McA
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    Cozza McA Crunching The Gears

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    Hi Rob
    Yes seat will bolt straight into place.
    Some wire connections may have to be changed if they are heated or electric, but don't quote me on this.
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    Welcome to the site Rob.

    As above, 4 spline bolts to undo & refit :)
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    THE Aussie Rob?
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    If it helps at all. I wrote up a seat swap guide which you can access via this link :)
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    Its that easy even the Recaro buckets take minutes to swap over.
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    Thanks heaps for the replies.
    All very helpful.
    Out of curiosity do Audi sell seats as replacements?
    Brand new?
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