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Heated seats retrofit installation help? audi a3 8p

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by ps44u, Nov 11, 2011.

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    Basically, iv got the leather heated seats, the loom from kufatec and the climate control with the heated buttons, is there anything else i require for this installation? i just wanted to know if anyone else has retro fitted heated seats into an a3 and if they could provide me with some assistance? because i know that its not just a plug and play job.
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    Surely you will need the heating elements for the seats??
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    See above.

    I think thats all you need.
    the switches does all the controlling and the Kufatec loom makes it close to 100% plug and play.
    You just need to earth the loom and plug it in to a live with a fuse.
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    Sorry guys, need specsavers lol!!!!
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    right, that would explain the extra wires with the loom, theres three wires, im guessing, one must be permanent live, the other switch live and an earth? so could i earth it anywhere or is there a specific place?
    cheers
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    use Elsawin! Kufatec cables from my experience are setup the same way that it would show you in Elsa... i could try and get you the diagram if you dont already have Elsa... what year is the A3?
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    its on a 2005 plate, and a diagram would be great! cheers
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    do you have an email address so i can send you the diagram?
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    ok so i just managed to upload a screenshot of it for those who want it... (right click and view image for a larger view)

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    sent :)
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