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Old 10-27-2003, 04:41 PM   #1
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SVT seats into a ZX3?

Is it possible to hook up the SVT power seats in a zx3 without too much trouble. From what i have seen the zx3 doesn't even have the option for power seats. Any ideas?


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its a no go...not because of power seats, but due to the harness' with heated seats. as for a fit, its fine.
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how about for side airbags?
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Is there a way to get rig up power to get the seats to work? I have access to a good electrician/car guy.
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Old 10-27-2003, 10:23 PM   #5
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if kickn says its cuz of heated seats, see if u can find one from an svt without the winter package
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Old 10-28-2003, 10:55 AM   #6
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Cool i will have to check the seats out to see if they in fact DO have heated seats. Thanks for the tips guys, ill keep you updated.
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I hooked up 2002 seats from a volvo S60 into my 89 mustang, and the way I ran the power for them was I cut the power that used to inflate the lumbar supports in the old seats and that now powers my driver seat, but since that doesn't happen in the focus, I'd say, run a splitter off the power lead from the cigarette lighter, cause unless you're running something off the cigarette lighter consently, you shouldn't have a problem, because you'll hardly ever be using the cig lighter AND moving the seat around at the same time

as for running the power for the heated feature, I've yet to deal with that and probably never will since the stang never sees snow, 300 rwhp and cold weather don't mix very well :)

anyways..good luck with the project, the seats will wake up the whole interior, they did in my case and I"m the only cat driving round in an 89 mustang with 2002 volvo seats :)

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Nice, good idea...seems simple enough...just have to see how it is getting under the carpet in the car and routing the wire. What gauge would you suggest running? 12? Seat Heaters i really don't have a need for living in SoCal. Thanks for the tip.
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can you put seats from a mustang into a focus without modifications or do they bolt differently?

Damn I just noticed....this thread is 4 years old...LMAO!!
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Woah! This thread was from before i even had my car and i was thinking about buying a new zx3! Flashback.
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