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Adding Power seats HOW TO???

I have a 99 f250. Adding king ranch captains all the way around. There power and heated. Soo any idea what it all takes to do wiring on this?
Can i just run a postive and negative wire to the thing or what?

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so no ones put power seats in a non power truck?
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I'm wanting 2 in my 03 xlt lariat but havent figured that one out yet. I may be wrong so dont quote me but i think there is a control module that may have 2 be mounted in under the seat or somewhere. I honestly dont think it is as simple as pos and neg, ya know? Just my thoughts. Hope this helps.
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wiring diagram

Check this link out, its 2 wires you need, with heated seats you may want to go 30amp.

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hey 4ds4me. not tryin to offend u or anything so plz dont take offense on this but i looked at the link u sent and it just says power seats. does this include heated seats also? cuz im no genius but i would think that power and heated seats would take more than pos and neg per side. not sure but im thinkin i may look in my wiring diagram and check this out further. thanks for the link though
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No offense taken, good luck finding the wiring diagram for the seats.

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Yea an FYI on 2008 seats theres around 60 wires under the driver seat with 2 plugs coming off it.
Under the passenger theres only 1 plug with like 30 wires. A white one was postive and a black one was negative. These 2 wires pwered the whole seat. However the driver side is a diffrent story
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Yea an FYI on 2008 seats theres around 60 wires under the driver seat with 2 plugs coming off it.
Under the passenger theres only 1 plug with like 30 wires. A white one was postive and a black one was negative. These 2 wires pwered the whole seat. However the driver side is a diffrent story
Sounds like good old over engineering to me, hard to believe there is that much stuff a seat can do to need that many wires.

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yea thats what i thought. Just showing you where your money goes when paying 40K for a 08 truck!
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The only way to make the seat heaters work is by haveing the control module, they are so finiky you cant even change the grid because of differnt resistance values . As far as the power adjust option just run good heavy wiring with a circuit breaker.

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