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Old 10-29-2013, 08:53 PM   #1
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Will the mk2 (coupe/4dr) seats fit in an mk1?

Looking for new seats without much modification. I don't have airbags and just looking for a quick swap. Does the mk2 seats drop right in on an mk1? Primarily the fronts. Thank you

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there is nothing desirable about our seats.... maybe the airbags idk. i'd rather have SVT or recaros from an gen1
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They can work but it won't be a 100% direct swap. Wiring is not the same I believe the mounting brackets are very close.
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Old 10-31-2013, 12:53 PM   #6
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They can work but it won't be a 100% direct swap. Wiring is not the same I believe the mounting brackets are very close.
well wiring is rarely ever the same in a seat swap
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Old 10-31-2013, 01:45 PM   #7
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00-01 Focus didn't have the "Personal Safety System" so there isn't any wiring in the seats.

They should bolt in just fine but I can't imagine they'll look or fit right. They're very uncomfortable.
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00-01 Focus didn't have the "Personal Safety System" so there isn't any wiring in the seats.

They should bolt in just fine but I can't imagine they'll look or fit right. They're very uncomfortable.
I didnt know that about the 00-01...so nothing there at all? Not even anything for the seat belt? (which was the easiest thing for me to swap over)
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Second gen seats are nothing to write home to. Being 130lbs and 5'11' I slide side to side in them. Lateral support is poor, some say lumbar support is bad, although I have no issues with lumbar support.
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Hmm, idk about the buckle sensor wiring. My Mustang seats didn't have any wiring and it didn't have the personal safety system on it so I assume the same for any Ford built prior to the personal safety system. (Barring a power seat, of course)
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