Lift the bottom cushion up and remove it from the car. If you have to remove the seats from your GTI MkV to replace them or service components beneath them, this tech article will show you how. Fold down the seat back and look for the zipper in the seat back's upholstery. Rear panel/speaker removal for a MKVI GTI/Golf 2 Door I couldn't find a good DIY for this around (at least one that took it as far as I did) so I decided to create this one to help anyone else that needs to do this. VWVortex.com - MkVI rear seat removal procedure? Raise the seat bottom as high as it will go. A driver side tray is also available and installation is similar. Is there a secret to how to apply pressure toward the rear to allow the bar to clear the c hook? Reach for the tab that's at the front center of the cushion and pull the tab up to disengage completely the cushion from the clips. You should find it close to the middle of the seat. It can also be beneficial when carrying large loads and you need the extra cargo space. 1fastgti805 New Member. The Volkswagen Jetta's rear seats can be simple to remove even if you have not removed the front seats. Thread starter BurtonVR6; Start date Nov 23, 2010; BurtonVR6 New Member. These bolts usually require an 8mm Allen or hex wrench to to remove. Chris Moore has been contributing to eHow since 2007 and is a member of the DFW Writers' Workshop. The rear seats sit right in but the striker assembly was different. X 10 feet, part number 06635, Home Depot) 12†by 36†piece of Dynamat (or comparable) sound deadener; Instructions: 1. Nov 23, 2010 #1. It *appears* that the US GLI is actually a Euro Jetta with GLI trim pieces tacked on--notice the GLI gets Euro style rear view mirrors and all of the other Euro goodies like the soft-touch dash, the electrical system, the rear suspension, the rear bumper treatment, etc, etc. hog ring pliers and rings (can substitute zip ties) pliers phillips screwdriver clean work gloves soldering equipment and wire stripper aftermarket harness adapter (optional) If you wish to add heated seats you'll have to add a fuse (see 1000q:how to add a circuit), the button, and a retrofitharness (or harnessfor Golf 4) Move the seat all the way to the back 2. PDF appears to show how to remove the rear seat, but something is missing. Remove those two screws from the front of the seat 5. This makes room to remove the rear seat bolts. Remove Seatbelt Clip from the top and put the Bolt back in. Move the seat all the way to the front and remove those two screws from the back 6. I'm trying to remove the center arm rest from my 2013 Jetta TDI Sport Wagon to install a Euro cup holder. Note: We are installing a passenger-side tray. Remove the seat. SKU: CP050952 Removed from: 2013 VW Jetta Sportwagen Manufacturer Part Number: Does not apply Compatible with: Jetta Sportwagen 10-14 Location on vehicle: Rear seat center 19 Posts . First of all remove Rubber Nut Cover and undo bolt. Anyone know how to remove the lower seat cushion? I will break this article down into front seats, rear arm rest and rear seats. Slide the seat all the way forwards to get access to the four 12point (triple square, spline) bolts per seat on the seat rail. Chill out guys. My passengers front seat retractor is stuck in one spot and want a working retractor. I'm not sure if mk6 GTI seats would have same issue. Given the size of this cushion, you will likely need a second person to help you guide the cushion out of the car and carry it away. 2. Push back the spring-loaded hook to release the seat pivot that's on each side of the seat. The Volkswagen Jetta's rear seats can be simple to remove even if you have not removed the front seats. Probably needs a "frenchfry-ectomy" . How to Remove the Back Seat of a 1992 ... How to Remove the Rear Seat From a 1996 ... Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News/Getty Images, Copyright 2020 Leaf Group Ltd. / Leaf Group Media. Page 304 Jetta 2011 , Jetta Hybrid 2013 General body repairs, interior - Edition 06.2012 ♦ Removal wedge -3409- ♦ Awl -V.A.G 1636A- Removing – Remove bench seat ⇒ page 270 – Remove backrest ⇒ page 271 – Press down padding by head restraint guide -arrow-. Then you need to remove a Bolt which is situated behind the lower part of the plastic C-Pillar. This is for informational purposes only. Pull the seat back out of the car; this will likely require a second person's help--even more than removing the bottom cushion--unless the Jetta has split rear seats. Procedure to remove the front bucket seats mk5 VW. The Volkswagen Jetta (A6) is a compact car, the sixth generation of the Volkswagen Jetta and the successor to the Volkswagen Jetta (A5).The sixth-generation Volkswagen Jetta, known as the NCS (New Compact Sedan) during its development, was announced in the North American market on 16 June 2010. The Jetta's rear seats are comprised of two separate parts--the lower seat cushion or bench and the seat back rests. 10. For removing the rear seat belt. Remove the plastic cap To creat more space, open the storage drawer beneath the seat 3. 12. You should still completely remove the bottom cushions before working on the seat back. Install the rear Footwell light on the left side. The fronts were physical a direct swap but plugs are different, so I currently have airbag light. Front and rear seat removal (shown on mk5 but mk6 is similar) How to disassemble VW-Audi seats (generic article but you can use it on most German cars) Cabin air filter replacement (replace every 30,000 miles) Jack stand lift points (shown on mk5 Jetta but it's the same for mk6 Golf) I noticed today that my center seat belt buckle is tucked under the seat and I can't pull it out through the opening. Disconnect the cables 4. this is how to remove the rear bench on a new vw. Does anyone have a DIY "preferably with pics" on how to remove or install the rear seats on an MK4 GTI? Though there are a few options for different seats and configurations in the GTI, the procedures are basically the same. :cool: 1. Make sure the front seats are folded forward as much as possible to give you as much clearance room as you can get. 11. Hello all, first post here. "Chilton's Volkswagen Golf/Jetta /Cabrio Repair;" Jay Storer; 2002. If the rear seats have head rests, remove them before working on the seat backs. The Fix: Install weather-strip on rear deck and apply Dynamat to top of subwoofer box Materials Needed: MD sponge rubber weather-strip (black, 3/8 in. Use the seat height adjustment lever to jack up the passenger front seat as high as it will go. Service Department. Most Jetta models have split rear seats, meaning each part has two halves for you to remove. Install the rear Footwell light on the right side. Nov 23, 2010 #2. Go with cable and hide it under the central arm rest and take it out to the right side. MK3 Jetta (1993-1999) MK4 Jetta (1999-2005) MK5 Jetta (2005-2010) MK6 Jetta (2011-2018) MK7 Jetta (2019-2020) Total seat, tire, spare cover and tool removal including decklid and carpet floormats: 129.2 [including gorilla mat cover and rubber floormats: 140.4] Ok, the removal part (this is just a guide, I take no responsibility for damaged parts) 1) Remove the four clips at the back of the bench seat. Rear Footwell lights will be installed on the back and lower side of the front seats. I recently purchased a 2003 Jetta TDi Wagon and am ironing out a few issues. Remove the rear bolts as shown below. Rear Seat Removal/Install. Remove the rear seat by pulling straight up and releasing the two front tabs. Doing this will partially disengage the seat's wire frame from the clips. Once again, might be different if using mk6 GTI seats, but just keep in mind I got them from one of the shop's project cars. 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Lower the rear seats so you can crawl around the trunk. I do not appear to have a pull up out of a slot as page 1 shows. The seat cushion appears to be like the wagon with a c hook holding a bar on the bottom of the seat. The car being used is a 6th generation polo In this article, I'll go over the steps involved with removing both the lower rear seat cushions as well as the upper rear seat backs. You should still completely remove the bottom cushions before working on the seat back. The new model was larger and less expensive to manufacture than the previous generation … Slide the seat forwards and remove the front bolts. You will find a clip close to each end of the cushion. Removing the rear seats is required for a few projects on the Mk4 Jetta. Discussion Starter • #1 • Mar 14, 2014. To disengage the lower seat cushion , push in on the cushion's front edge in the areas where the clips are. The Euro-spec Jetta has rear seat air vents and pockets on both front seats. ★ Volkswagen GOLF R32, GTI, MK7 MK6 MK5 MK4 MK3 MK2 MK1 - Salon de l'auto 2014 ★ Most Jetta models have split rear seats, meaning each part has two halves for you to remove. X 3/4 in. Nov 23, 2010 #1. The Jetta's rear seats are comprised of two separate parts--the lower seat cushion or bench and the seat back rests. Unzip the zipper to locate the two center bolts for the seat. 1. 94-98 VW Jetta MK3 Rear Seat Removal/ Replacement Here we show you how to remove the rear seat. He received a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Texas-Arlington. If the seat has problems coming out, striking it from behind with a rubber mallet can help. I have used the search and couldnt find any How to's for front seat removal.