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Seats and carpet
« on: May 21, 2013, 03:17:33 PM »
Just an update to one of my earlier post "New upholstery".  I went with these seat covers- "TMI Upholstery Front Buckets Vinyl Black High Back Coupe/Hatchback 1979-1980."  They're not a perfect fit but didn't turn out too bad.  They were $222 with shipping.  Sure beats $400 per seat, that the local upholstery guy quoted.

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Re: Seats and carpet
« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2013, 03:25:47 PM »
This was the original style of seat.  (still have this cover is anyone is interested)

The carpet came from StockInteriors .com for $125.  Fits perfect.

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Re: Seats and carpet
« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2013, 04:21:19 PM »
That looks great considering they were made for a different seat. It really dresses things up.
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Re: Seats and carpet
« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2013, 01:21:53 AM »
They look really nice for a manufactured seat cover! 
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« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2013, 04:37:42 PM »
How was the install? They look good. 8)
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« Reply #5 on: May 22, 2013, 08:14:19 PM »
The install wasn't bad.  Took only a few hours.  Only one "ribbing" didn't line up.   I had to remove rust from the drivers side seat pan and I needed to buy a star socket to separate the upper back of the seats. 

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« Reply #6 on: May 22, 2013, 08:58:14 PM »
how did you get them for $222 with shipping? when i see them on there web site for $266 + shipping? do you have a different web site or did you call them to order? cause i would like to get some for my car.

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« Reply #7 on: May 23, 2013, 04:02:50 PM »
I bought them thru CJ pony parts. {cjponyparts.com}   Checked the site today and they are $249.

You might want to give them a call and ask for the $222.45 price.

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Re: Seats and carpet
« Reply #8 on: May 24, 2013, 01:28:31 PM »
thanks!
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