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I have a Sedan without the full Cold Weather Package and thus the rear seats do not fold down.

I have access to a frontal impact totaled coupe with matching Black Leather. It's seats obviously do fold down.

Is it possibly to do a complete fold down rear seat retro fit using the seats from a 2 door? If so, what would this entail?

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Coupe Seats vs Sedan Seats

I don't own the coupe seats, at least not yet.

Are there any model year changes I need to keep track of when trying to fit the cold weather package equivalent? I assume I am looking for a 60/40 split.

Bavarian recycling I had never seen, thanks for the tip.

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Not worth it, brings down the chasis rigidity quite a bit, I mean it's fairly rigid, but I honestly wouldn't want to sacrifice performance for something I use maybe twice a year. If I could get rid of mine, I would.
 

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Ok, that makes sense.

However I had one last question, if I decided to go ahead and go through with it would I need to replace the lower seat as well as the back or just the back?

And I wouldn't be asking if I had plans to drive the car as it feels great on the road even with a backseat full of idiots. ;)

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