How to convert a 2-seater Mercedes Classe A into a 5-seater ?

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 realized that the Mercedes Classe A of “companies” are less expensive to buy and seems to be an interesting option. Nevertheless, these Mercedes Classe A only have 2 seats and will therefore need a conversion to allow you to enjoy them like a classic car. We are going to discover in this article how to convert a 2-seater Mercedes Classe A into a 5-seater , to accomplish this, first, we will make a brief explanation of the essential key actions that should 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 finalize the conversion of your Mercedes Classe A company into a 5-seater.

The main key actions to convert a Mercedes Classe A 2-seater into a 5-seater

Here is the list of the main lines to follow if you want to to pass your Mercedes Classe A company or commercial in 5 places:

  • Add the missing seats and seat belts.
  • Get the certificate of conformity from the producer
  • Take his Mercedes Classe A to the roadworthiness assessment 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 made on the car to convert a Mercedes Classe A 2-seater into a 5-seater

We will therefore commence our article on the transformation of a Mercedes Classe A 2-seater into a 5-seater with the modifications to be carried out straight on the automobile to be able to allow it to be established as a Mercedes Classe A 5-seater.

Convert its Mercedes Classe A to 5 seaters on his own

If you want to do most of the process your self, you should know that it will be complicated. Indeed, the producers make the transformation of the so-called “company”/commercial Mercedes Classe A easy only for the manufacturers, here are the motives:

  • You will have to obtain a certificate of conformity, which will require a visit to the automobile by a specialist.
  • Buy a complete kit to transform your Mercedes Classe A into a 5-seater (belts/seats)
  • Fit the kit as outlined by the tightening standards (torque)

For all these explanations, it is easier to contact an approved repair shop who will accomplish these actions in compliance with the manufacturer’s requirements.
If you still desire to carry out the conversion of your new Mercedes Classe A on your own, contact the car breakdowns in your region to obtain the necessary parts and search for manufacturer information relating to the tightening and fitting of seats and belts.

Have the conversion carried out by a specialist

If you want to convert your Mercedes Classe A 2-seater into a 5-seater at a specialist, you have made the easiest resolution. Obviously, he will have a easier access to the parts catalogue and will be able to deliver you the certificate of conformity and will let you to conduct the following steps without the slightest pressure.

The administrative steps that must be taken to convert a Mercedes Classe A into 5 places

Now that we have seen the first technical steps in the transformation of a Mercedes Classe A 2-seater into a 5-seater, we will now deal with the administrative step.

The different steps to be performed in order to have one’s Mercedes Classe A 2 places authorized as a 5 places

You will find below, the different steps to follow in order to be ok with the law to drive your Mercedes Classe A converted into 5 seats.

  • After the changes made on your Mercedes Classe A, you have one month to make a change of car registration , so it will be vital 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 Classe A li>
  • Apply for a new car registration card at your prefecture

Price of the conversion of a Mercedes Classe Ainto 5 places

Finally last part, to give you a good idea of the price that the passage of a Mercedes Classe A 2 seats to 5 seats can be, it is required 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 Classe A company or commercial, whether it is financially interesting for you.

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