How to Remove VW Beetle Seats

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Whether you need to remove the seats on a VW Beetle to replace the covers or to do other repair work, it is a simple procedure. It is often easier to have a friend help though so make sure you recruit a helper before you get started. No matter how old your Beetle is the removal process is similar.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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Things you need

  • Philips head screwdriver
  • Assistant

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  1. 1

    Look under the seat and find either a spring or a screw and stopper. Older models will probably have a spring.

  2. 2

    Disconnect the spring or unscrew the screw and remove the stopper.

  3. 3

    Ask your friend to get in the back and push the seat forward as far as it can go while you lift the centre adjustment lever.

  4. 4

    Push the seat off the track.

  5. 5

    Lift the seat out.

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