Sedan Seat Options? - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus SVT > SVT Interior Mods & Upgrades

SVT Interior Mods & Upgrades The place to chat about general questions, window tinting, exterior body, interior and lighting upgrades for the 2002-204 SVT Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-21-2011, 10:34 PM   #1
CousinVin
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: May 2010
Fan#: 75092
Location: Kingston, NY
What I Drive: 2002 Toreador Red Pearl Focus SE

Posts: 50
FF Reputation: 0 CousinVin Newbie
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Sedan Seat Options?

My interior is... well... to me the most ugly color possible. everything is the light brown/beige color, and for some reason the factory dash is a shade darker than everything else. Way to go ford. SO in my endeavor to at least be happy with my own car, I want to swap the seats out. I plan on changing everything to black. I want to either paint all the trim black, or swap it all out for a black trim, but the seats are a bit trivial. Will SVT seats fit the sedan, no problem? I know the latches for the back seats are in different places, but that could be fixed.

Also, do the stock seats just wire right up? I do not have heated seats, but there is still a wire bundle going under there. For what, i have no clue.


CousinVin is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-21-2011, 10:48 PM   #2
mikebontoft
Aurelius Pardus
 
mikebontoft's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Fan#: 58647
Location: SLC, UT
What I Drive: 5.9L Grand Cherokee ZJ

Posts: 26,298
Points 23,553, Level 94
Points: 23,553, Level: 94 Points: 23,553, Level: 94 Points: 23,553, Level: 94
Level Up 21% Completed
Level up: 21% Level up: 21% Level up: 21%
Forum Activity 17%
Activity: 17% Activity: 17% Activity: 17%
FF Reputation: 76 mikebontoft Excellent Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
gross I hate the brown color...... hated the gray too, that's why I painted my stuff and got SVT seats. no they don't wire RIGHT in, you have to poke around for a bit (informed poking please! it has side airbags. don't wanna ruin your new seats) or just splice some wires together instead. Just make sure you know what goes where.

The same would have to be for the heated seats though. No switches in the car. I'd have to find out what powers what and make my own buttons. I would recommend directly swapping seat belt latches though. and also the seat position sensor. I know there's more info on it, just touching on some bases.

make sure you do real good prep if you paint it though. I didn't do it all that well and it does fade once in a while.
__________________
SR #127 | '02 Focus SE "Foci" (5.0 RWD - parted) | '75 BMW 2002 "Carby" (racecar) | '98 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.9L (lifted and fast) | '99 BMW 328is (daily).
ModeratingGeneral Chat Lounge, General Technical Chat, Ford Focus & General Car Chat, and Rocky Mountain Fanatics
mikebontoft is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-22-2011, 12:48 AM   #3
CousinVin
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: May 2010
Fan#: 75092
Location: Kingston, NY
What I Drive: 2002 Toreador Red Pearl Focus SE

Posts: 50
FF Reputation: 0 CousinVin Newbie
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Any tutorials? And can i just put some different clips on the rear seats to make them fit?
CousinVin is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:10 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Audi S3, Ford Fusion and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. Challenger Hellcat - Charger Hellcat