Originally Posted by bornking
Can anyone chime in on the gentherm idea?
sounds extremely expensive... Besides the obvious expense of them taking your steering wheel apart (if that is what they do) there would have to be a control switch mounted somewhere, probably in the steering column. From looking at their site it looks like they start from scratch. I mean I can't find any info anywhere that states that they build it into your existing steering wheel.
Whichever option you choose, seems like a daunting task.
My $.02... get some gloves and call it a day. Either that or a 12v space heater mounted just under the steering column which blows up towards the steering wheel. Run the wires where you can't see them.