You’re probably thinking about your first motor vehicle, or, you want to buy a new car but you don’t really know which model to go for. While doing your second-hand car searches you have probably noticed that the Mercedes Benz GLK of “companies” are much less expensive to buy and appears to be an interesting offer. However, these Mercedes Benz GLK only have 2 seats and will therefore need a transformation to allow you to enjoy them like a classic car. We are going to discover in this content page how to convert a 2-seater Mercedes Benz GLK into a 5-seater , to accomplish this, first, we will make a summary of the most important key steps to be taken, then, we will discover what are the modifications to be made on the automobile, then in a second step, what are the administrative steps to be taken to complete the conversion of your Mercedes Benz GLK company into a 5-seater.


The main key steps to convert a Mercedes Benz GLK 2-seater into a 5-seater

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

  • Fit the missing seats and seat belts.
  • Get the certificate of conformity from the manufacturer
  • Take his Mercedes Benz GLK to the roadworthiness testing to have the changes checked
  • To run his car through mine control.
  • Report to your insurance company about the change in the car.

Modifications to be made on the vehicle to convert a Mercedes Benz GLK 2-seater into a 5-seater

We will therefore begin our content page on the transformation of a Mercedes Benz GLK 2-seater into a 5-seater with the modifications to be undertaken directly on the automobile in order to enable it to be accepted as a Mercedes Benz GLK 5-seater.

Convert its Mercedes Benz GLK to 5 seaters alone

If you want to do most of the process yourself, you should know that it will be challenging. In fact, the manufacturers make the transformation of the so-called “company”/commercial Mercedes Benz GLK easy only for the manufacturers, here are the motives:

  • You will have to get a certificate of conformity, which will need a visit to the automobile by a specialist.
  • Buy a complete kit to transform your Mercedes Benz GLK into a 5-seater (belts/seats)
  • Put in the kit according to the tightening standards (torque)

For all these explanations, it is easier to ask an approved mechanic who will carry out these actions in compliance with the manufacturer’s requirements.
If you still want to carry out the transformation of your new Mercedes Benz GLK on your own, contact the car breakdowns in your area to find the necessary parts and search for manufacturer information linked to the tightening and fitting of seats and belts.

Have the conversion performed by a specialist

If you want to convert your Mercedes Benz GLK 2-seater into a 5-seater at a specialist, you have made the least difficult resolution. In reality, he will have a easier access to the parts catalogue and will be able to deliver you the certificate of conformity and will enable you to execute the following steps without the slightest apprehension.

The administrative steps that must be taken to convert a Mercedes Benz GLK into 5 places

Now that we have been through the first technical steps in the transformation of a Mercedes Benz GLK 2-seater into a 5-seater, we will now tackle the administrative action.

The different steps to be accomplished in order to have one’s Mercedes Benz GLK 2 places recognized as a 5 places

You will find below, the different steps to respect in order to be ok with the law to drive your Mercedes Benz GLK converted into 5 seats..:

  • After the changes made on your Mercedes Benz GLK, you have one month to make a change of car registration , so it will be essential to stick to all the steps quickly.
  • You have to bring the automobile to pass the roadworthiness test , which is compulsory following a change on a car.
  • Take the automobile to the mine so that they can attest to the change in the number of seats in your Mercedes Benz GLK li>
  • Search for for a new car registration card at your prefecture

Price of the conversion of a Mercedes Benz GLKinto 5 places

Finally last part, to give you a good idea of the cost that the passage of a Mercedes Benz GLK 2 seats to 5 seats can be, 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 necessary to add to that the technical control, the passage to the mine and the new car registration. So think well before buying your Mercedes Benz GLK company or commercial, whether it is financially interesting for you.

Whenever you have any further questions about the Mercedes Benz GLK, do not hesitate to consult our Mercedes Benz GLK category.