Tesla Model 3 Gets New Seats, Plus Everything Else We Know
Did Tesla quietly change the seats in the Tesla Model 3?
This isn’t the first we’ve heard talk about different seats in the Model 3. Changes like this – despite the fact that Tesla isn’t always so transparent about such things – don’t go unnoticed. Remember the whole Alcantara headliner situation?
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The couple was planning to get the stock seats changed out for new Tsportline white seats. They pre-ordered the seats and had them in their possession ahead of taking delivery of their new Tesla Model 3.
Right after they took delivery, they drove the Model 3 to the installer and were told that the seats they picked out would not fit. It turns out that Model 3 seats made beginning in May 2018 (which they refer to as Gen 2) are wider and have a different pattern among other obvious alterations.
The above video explains everything they’ve learned about the Model 3 seat situation, along with before and after pictures outlining the changes to the seats, as well as information related to Model 3 VINs and when they believe the change occurred.
Below is Like Tesla’s Model 3 delivery video that initially exposed the revamped seats.
Hat tip to FFBJ!
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