Home Tips & Tricks 1998-2006 Volkswagen New Beetle Front seats removing and installing

1998-2006 Volkswagen New Beetle Front seats removing and installing

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Download Note: Removal and installation is described for left side of vehicle. The same instructions apply for removal and installation for the right-hand side. Slight changes may have to be made to removal and installation procedures, depending upon equipment installed in vehicle. Obtain radio code before disconnecting battery. Removing CAUTION! Before working on electrical system: Disconnect battery ground (GND) strap Electrical Equipment – Repair Group 27 New version Push seat forward Unclip cap – 10 – from inner seat rail and remove bolt – 9 – . Unclip cover strip – 8 – at rear – arrow A – and remove toward rear – arrow B – Unclip cap – 2 – from outer seat rail and remove bolt – 3 – . Unclip cover strip – 4 – at rear – arrow C – and remove toward front – arrow D – . Old version Unclip cover strip – 1 – from rear inner seat rail – arrow A – and remove – arrow B – . Unclip cover strip – 5 – from rear outer seat rail – arrow C – and remove – arrow D – . Continuation for all vehicles Slide seat toward rear. Push seat back out of guide rail. CAUTION! Electrostatic charges may result in involuntary deployment of the airbag. Therefore, the technician must be electrostatically discharged before disconnecting ignition- and Ground (GND) wires. This is done e.g. by briefly grasping the chassis or door striker. Disconnect connector for side airbag – 1 – from connector station – 2 – .