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    Question Aftermarket cooled seats?

    I love having heated seats in my cars, but I would love to have them cooled too.

    Are there aftermarket kits out there for this that will allow me to keep the heated portion?
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    Cooled seats would require some sort of ducting to the car's a/c system or refrigeration piping through out the seat making it the evaporator coil. I have honestly never heard of such a thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Mach-ete View Post
    Cooled seats would require some sort of ducting to the car's a/c system or refrigeration piping through out the seat making it the evaporator coil. I have honestly never heard of such a thing.
    They are available on some luxury vehicles

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    Cooled seats are just a fan beneath cushion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Krwy View Post
    Cooled seats are just a fan beneath cushion.
    Toyota Avalon uses AC air to do it. But this might work.

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    My lexus has cooled seats, and I believe it is just a fan, or so I thought, never looked to deep into it.

    BMW's use ventilated seats, as well as Mercedes I would assume

    Its kind of nice, but it doesn't work near as good as heated seats though
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    Quote Originally Posted by Goindeafonmtx View Post
    They are available on some luxury vehicles
    They're also available on some not so luxury vehicles like Tahoes.
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    the 2010 F-150`s have it & it workd really good too my step dad has one & its freaking amazing


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    Ive seen school bus drivers use those mesh seat pad things and they seem to work pretty well...ya know, if all else fails!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubenk View Post
    Hmm that's interesting I do get terrible swamp ass in the summer.

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    my lincoln ls used to have heated and cooled seats. let me tell you for having triple black interior and in the dead heat of summer, that was the shiznet
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    Quote Originally Posted by Goindeafonmtx View Post
    They are available on some luxury vehicles
    I have them on my Infiniti and they are awesome.
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    My E55 has ventilated seats.. they keep the back from sweating but definitely not "cooled" seats.. However I was in a brand new Lincoln Navigator the other day and the cooled seats in it were the shiz..

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    They sound nice. I've never tried them, though. Never thought they worked great but based on the comments above, they do. Pretty cool!! (Pun intended, LOL).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubenk View Post
    Hmm, I wonder how well they work.

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    I wish my car had cooled seats, my moms M35 has cooled and heated seats and they are awesome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubenk View Post
    No one has tried these?

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    cooled seats are awesome...

    just saying..

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    I use one in my work van and it works great.

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    There is actually another form of cooling that uses electricity. I forgot exactly how it works. But basically it draws heat from one side through electric current. Its mainly used in PC cooling.
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    I'd love to have cooled seats. My back sweats like crazy in the summer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Krwy View Post
    Cooled seats are just a fan beneath cushion.
    So, basically, they just blow smoke up your a$$.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Fawkes View Post
    There is actually another form of cooling that uses electricity. I forgot exactly how it works. But basically it draws heat from one side through electric current. Its mainly used in PC cooling.
    Peltier, or phase change is the name of it.

    They are terribly inefficient, and arent used in anything bigger than a PC application.

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    Quote Originally Posted by txyaloo View Post
    They're also available on some not so luxury vehicles like Tahoes.
    and surbabans, equinox, traverse.. cant wait till they come in vettes... god what did we do before Air conditioned seats lol
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