|07-13-2009, 06:48 PM||#1 (permalink)|
Date registered: Feb 2009
Vehicle: 1990 300SE, 1987 190E 2.3
Location: Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Can i replace my electric seats with manual seats?
I found a nice set of seats from an 86 but they are manual. My 90 has electric seats. I can probably get the seats and front door cards for around a hundred clams but need to know if the seats from an 86 will fit in my 90.
|07-13-2009, 08:13 PM||#3 (permalink)|
man an im looking to add power seats to my 93, i hate the sliding around in the manual seats to get the right adjustment
1993 MB 190E 2.3 105k- its alive.. 1996 Volvo 855 GLT-R 350k still rolling
1998 Subaru Outback SUS 210k- Daily Driver 2011 Toyota Camry XLE 36k
1991 BMW 525I stock as stock gets 98k (Wrecked) 1998 MB C230 209k possessed by the devil
|07-13-2009, 09:10 PM||#4 (permalink)|
Date registered: Dec 2008
Vehicle: 1993 190E 2.6, 1990 300SEL, 1992 300SE, 1992 400E, 1987 190E 2.6 murdered by my brother.
Location: San Franciscisco, CA & Las Vegas, NV
One thing tho cause I just found this out. When you remove your power seats the SRS light will come on and stay on. Unless there is this same plug in the non power seats? I had to remove my front seats to clean the carpets of old coffee stains, lipstick (yeah my bro had hoes in the car)- Meguiars Carpet cleaner worked great. Took out the stains and the red lipstick with some elbow grease from my tan colored carpets. Was running wires for my new radio too.
There is one rule...there are no rules!
|07-14-2009, 12:55 AM||#6 (permalink)|
Date registered: Sep 2008
Vehicle: 1992 190E | 1997 BMW 328i | 2001 C320 | 2004 C230K | 2007 BMW 335i
Are the manual seats lower than the electric seats by chance? I'm not even that tall and the electric seats sit way too high. The real problem is the steering wheel is set too far into the dash, but a lower seat would be nice too.
|07-14-2009, 03:14 AM||#8 (permalink)|
Date registered: Mar 2008
Vehicle: '87--190E 2.3-16v, '92--300TE 4-Matic
Location: Lower Slower Delaware
Last edited by Turnpike; 07-14-2009 at 03:16 AM.
|07-14-2009, 09:31 AM||#9 (permalink)|
Date registered: Apr 2009
Vehicle: 87 300D 5 speed
Location: The slums of Beverly Hills
Jippi, where did you get the eggcrate grill for your 850? Did you adapt a 940 grill? I really want to do that for our 850.
Last edited by tjts1; 07-14-2009 at 09:37 AM.
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