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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Interior ➜ Front seats (Removing and installing)

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Assembly overview - fire extinguisher  
1 - Bracket  
❑ For fire extinguisher on  
seat frame  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 311  
2 - Rivet  
❑ Qty. 4  
3 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 8 Nm  
4 - Bracket  
❑ For fire extinguisher  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 312  
5 - Tensioning strap  
6 - Fire extinguisher  
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Removing and installing front seat  
Note  
Removal and installation is described for the left seat. Apply  
the same instructions for removal and installation of the right  
seat as appropriate.  
Removal and installation is described for a manually adjusta‐  
ble seat. Apply the same instructions for removal and instal‐  
lation of the an electrically adjustable seat as appropriate.  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
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♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1331-  
♦ Airbag adapter - VAS 6282-  
WARNING  
Observe general safety regulations when working on airbag,  
belt tensioner and battery isolator units (pyrotechnic compo‐  
nents) ⇒ page 1 .  
Removing  
– Move seat to foremost position using fore and aft adjustment  
mechanism.  
In the event of a defective seat longitudinal adjustment motor -  
V28- / -V31- it is not possible to adjust the front seat using the  
seat adjustment operating unit -E470- / -E471- . In this case carry  
out the appropriate procedure ⇒ page 279 .  
– Unscrew bolts -3- and -4-.  
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– Move seat to rearmost position using fore and aft adjustment  
mechanism.  
– Unscrew bolts -1- and -2-.  
– Disconnect battery ⇒ Electrical system; Rep. gr. 27 ; Battery;  
Disconnecting and connecting battery .  
– Tilt seat towards rear.  
– Open cover in floor covering.  
– Depending on vehicle equipment, release and pull wiring har‐  
nesses off coupling station on seat.  
– Connect airbag adapter ⇒ page 283 .  
Caution  
If seat is lifted out of vehicle or transported, it must not, in order  
to prevent damage, be gripped by attaching parts such as, e.g.  
belt buckle, lever for seat longitudinal adjustment, lever for seat  
height adjustment or seat trim.  
– Use suitable means to protect attachments against damage.  
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