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Two types of heated front seats

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by Pinarello, Dec 7, 2015.

  1. Pinarello

    Pinarello Member

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    I was at a Tesla Service Center the other day and was looking in the windows of a new Model S 70D that just arrived. The front driver's Next Gen seat had a plastic cover over it with a sticker that said something like "for vehicle without second row heated seats". This to me implies that there is a different between a front heated seat in a vehicle with and without rear heated seats.

    Anyone want to speculate as to what the different might be between the two seats?
     
  2. dirkhh

    dirkhh Middle-aged Member

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    My guess would be it's a different wiring harness.
     
  3. FlasherZ

    FlasherZ Sig Model S + Sig Model X + Model 3 Resv

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    Same thing I was thinking. The front seat may have a passthrough for the rear seat heaters as well.
     

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