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Old 08-20-2010, 11:12 PM
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Default Were can I buy a heated seat switch/plate for an 06

I'm about to install a set of heated katzkins in my 06 2500, and am looking for the factory dash switch. I called my local dealer and they said that I had to buy the whole dash bezel to get them ($300 plus, doesn't sound right). I know the dodge power rear slider kit comes with plates for heated and non heated seats but I won't be ordering it for a few more months. The truck is prewired for heated seats and I would love to make this install look factory, can anyone point me in the right direction?

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I'm not sure you can get the factory part in just the dash switch. But, you might be able to find one in a junkyard.
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Like Maddog suggests, an auto wrecker is likely your best option outside of buying the new part from Dodge.

Are you sure it's prewired for electric seats? I stand to be corrected, but I believe there is a module required to make it all work, as most switch functions are nothing more than a 'request' signal to a module that communicates to the power switching via digital communications. Could be wrong here, but I think you will need more than just the dash switches, even if your truck is prewired. Might be worth checking a little deeper before you spend a whack of cash on the switches.
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