You’re probably ready to buy your first car, or, you want to buy a new car but you don’t really know which model to go for. While doing your used car search you have probably noticed that the Audi S3 of “companies” are more affordable to buy and appears to be an appealing offer. Nevertheless, these Audi S3 only have 2 seats and will therefore involve a conversion to allow you to enjoy them like a classic car. We are going to find out in this article how to convert a 2-seater Audi S3 into a 5-seater , to achieve this, first, we will make an overview of the main key guidelines that should be taken, then, we will find out what are the modifications to be done on the automobile, then in a second step, what are the administrative steps to be taken to complete the conversion of your Audi S3 company into a 5-seater.


The main key methods to convert a Audi S3 2-seater into a 5-seater

Here is the list of the main lines to respect if you want to to pass your Audi S3 company or commercial in 5 places:

  • Put in the missing seats and seat belts.
  • Get the certificate of conformity from the producer
  • Take his Audi S3 to the roadworthiness testing to have the changes checked
  • To run his car through mine control.
  • Inform your insurance company about the change in the car.

Modifications to be done on the car to convert a Audi S3 2-seater into a 5-seater

We will consequently commence our article on the transformation of a Audi S3 2-seater into a 5-seater with the modifications to be carried out directly on the automobile in order to enable it to be recognized as a Audi S3 5-seater.

Convert its Audi S3 to 5 seaters all alone

If you want to do the majority of the work yourself, you should know that it will be challenging. Indeed, the car companies make the transformation of the so-called “company”/commercial Audi S3 easy only for the manufacturers, here are the motives:

  • You will have to get a certificate of conformity, which will require a visit to the automobile by a specialist.
  • Buy a complete kit to transform your Audi S3 into a 5-seater (belts/seats)
  • Set up the kit as outlined by the tightening standards (torque)

For all these explanations, it is more convenient to contact an approved technical who will perform these actions in conformity with the manufacturer’s specifications.
If you still wish to carry out the transformation of your new Audi S3 on your own, contact the car breakdowns in your region to find the required parts and look for manufacturer information related to the tightening and fitting of seats and belts.

Have the conversion conducted by a specialist

If you want to convert your Audi S3 2-seater into a 5-seater at a specialist, you have made the least complicated resolution. In fact, he will have a easier access to the parts catalogue and will be able to deliver you the certificate of conformity and will allow you to conduct the following steps without the slightest apprehension.

The administrative steps that must be taken to convert a Audi S3 into 5 places

Now that we have discovered the first technical steps in the transformation of a Audi S3 2-seater into a 5-seater, we will now handle the administrative stage.

The different steps to be performed in order to have one’s Audi S3 2 places approved as a 5 places

You will learn below, the different steps to respect in order to be ok with the law to drive your Audi S3 converted into 5 seats..:

  • After the changes done on your Audi S3, you have one month to make a change of car registration , so it will be essential to follow all the steps soon.
  • You have to bring the automobile to pass the roadworthiness test , which is compulsory following a change on a vehicle.
  • Take the automobile to the mine so that they can testify to the change in the number of seats in your Audi S3 li>
  • Search for for a new car registration card at your prefecture

Price of the conversion of a Audi S3into 5 places

Finally last part, to give you an idea of the price that the passage of a Audi S3 2 seats to 5 seats can reprensent, it is important to know that a kit seats plus installation will cost you at a dealer on average 2500 to 3500 euros and that it is crucial to add to that the technical control, the passage to the mine and the new car registration. So think well before buying your Audi S3 company or commercial, whether it is financially interesting for you.

If you need more guides on the Audi S3, go to our Audi S3 category.