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Find a quality volkswagen passat front seat and other used car parts from the top auto salvage yards. Repairing mk4 seat cushion, vw heated seat fire hazard explained duration. A high voltage of heat penetrated through the bottom of the seat and smoke suddenly appeared. Volkswagen passat seat heater replacement cost estimate. The heated seats in my 2003 vw passat had a malfunction and burned through the cushioning and pants that i was wearing. This was noticeable after i took it in for the recall on the drivers side seat heater.1487 708 725 1266 881 854 958 686 252 1353 1189 746 721 810 1503 915 862 71 96 576 417 1314 779 966 1474 1336 971 545 1448 689 889 776 728 852 329 467 233 980 570 1316 308