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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-28-2014, 06:51 PM Thread Starter
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Front Seats 1965 GTo

Just bought a 65 GTO and although the seats are OK, they need some TLC. There are some tears in the backs and the springs are (worn) sprung. I would like to have the seats re-sprung and replace the vinyl with leather. Not sure what I'll do with the back seats and rear back rest as they are in good condition. I have a new carpet kit that I would install if I can find a nice leather seat re-upholsterer. Any help?

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leather? hell no. even if they did a nice job it would bring the value of the car down. have it re-done with the correct reproduction morokahyde vinyl. stock '64 n '65 interiors in my opinion are very nice.
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+1 the legendary seat covers are very good reproductions and the 65' pattern with the angled pleats and arrow head logo are IMO the sharpest stock interior of the day

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Seeing this is the modern goat section some '05 seats would be extremely comfortable and look great.

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