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2 + 1 seat swap

Discussion in 'Interiors, Seating, Lining' started by Fish, 22 Dec 2016.

  1. VWVC

    VWVC VW Van Conversions Ltd, Tel 07799 626310 Trade Member

    Yes 4 more brackets at £25 each if used ones in stock. Around £45 each new.
    Chassis brackets are £50 for all.
    Labour £300.
    Seats £925 in Pandu cloth.
    Px your seats at £650.
    Takes approx 5 hours all genuine parts used and fitting certificate provided.
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  2. Montecha

    Montecha Senior Member VCDS User VIP Member T6 Guru

    For a Bench to 3 individual, is that 8 brackets? Do the existing fixings also need to be moved?
  3. Keeff

    Keeff Senior Member T6 Guru

    Could I ask if it is possible to fit a extra row in the back of my Kombi . It would be only use a few times a year so any seat colour would be OK. What combination would be best ? One three seater would be OK with me if that is the cheapest .
  4. DaveyB

    DaveyB Senior Member Moderator VIP Member T6 Legend

    @Keeff, yep it is totally doable. Met up with @ZipcodeUK this morning, and this is what he's had done. He had it done by @VWVC . Drop Zipcode a message and he'll no doubt do you a picture. Absolutely cracking job IMO. Seriously considering swapping my 3bench for either a 2+1 or 3x1 to give me max flexibility with the kid's boats in the back.
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  5. ZipcodeUK

    ZipcodeUK Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

    As Dave says, I've got a 3 seat bench installed and I'm massively happy with the setup!!!
    The guys over at @VWVC did a fantastic job!

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  6. Markey

    Markey Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    Great job that...really looks a factory fit... :thumbsup:
    Fish likes this.
  7. Keeff

    Keeff Senior Member T6 Guru

    That's just what I need will look into getting done for the summer . Did you need to tell DVLA and insurance company .
  8. Fish

    Fish Senior Member VIP Member T6 Legend

    Check V5 see how many seats are listed.. maybe 5 or 6..
    If you have the same amount after then no need to inform.. as far as Im aware.. but please check
  9. ZipcodeUK

    ZipcodeUK Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

    I need to inform DVLA of the new seat capacity.
    My insurance has already been informed.
  10. DaveBos

    DaveBos Senior Member VIP Member T6 Legend

    My insurance company for the T5 wouldn't ensure the T6 because it had 6 seats!!!
  11. ZipcodeUK

    ZipcodeUK Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

    @Keeff , I went out today in the 'bus'. 4 Adults, 4 young kids all in ISOFix seats... the kids loved it, the adults were comfy for the full journey and I'm really pleased with the experience. Coming home, I had 6 sleeping humans in the back so I assume they all felt comfy enough to fall asleep! I'm happy with that!
  12. Jimmy T6

    Jimmy T6 New Member

    Can the T6 3x single kombi seats be fitted as a 3rd row?
  13. TS4or5

    TS4or5 New Member

    This is what I want to do in my t6 shuttle. I've asked 3 converters, 2 have said no and one maybe. Seems that the Base of the outer singles would foul on the wheel arches.

    If anyone thinks this canew be done then I would love to hear from them...
  14. Lord Mfwic

    Lord Mfwic Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

    I have a 2+1 set up in my Kombi. Is it possible to change these to two single captain seats in the rear leaving a gap in the middle. So a duplicate of my front two captains ?
  15. Pauly

    Pauly Senior Member VCDS User Admin Moderator

    You can have two singles in the rear if you used the outer two seats of a 1+1+1 setup but not sure how you would fix proper captains seats back there
    Caravelles have good single seats in the back but need the rail system to secure them ?
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  16. Lord Mfwic

    Lord Mfwic Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

    I was looking more for a similar seating arrangement to whats in the front. 2 or 3 Captain seats that recline.

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