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      04-12-2008, 09:47 PM   #97
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Drives: 2014 MB E63S
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Originally Posted by oneginee View Post
"The E92 seat has at least 6-8 motors in it, making it quite a heavy seat. The front seats alone may add 100lbs to the E92."

Woa. One mod that comes to mind is to lock the seats in your prefered position then remove the motors. I am sure these motors are quite heavy. Anyone else thought the same ?
Hmmm...may be much easier just to buy a different seat. You would save weight by removing the motors, but still, the rest of the seat is still pretty heavy I bet. If you bought more of a racing seat (but maybe not a full-on racing shell), you would save LOTS of weight and it would still be pretty comfy. Removing the motors sounds like a nightmare. But if you want to go for it, by all means, have at it!
Tim <--- apparently likes "3" cars
2014 MB E63S
2008 E90 M3 -- Selling
2004 GT3 -- Sold
1997 M3/4 -- Sold
1995 M3 -- Sold