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April 6th, 2007, 5:50 PM   #1  
Leather or Vinyl (leatherette) ///HELP\\\

OKay... since you clicked on this, mind helping me out?

Do you think the Center Console Arm-Rest/Lid is covered in
Leather or Vinyl (leatherette)
I have it apart & my guess is VINYL, but I would have thought it would be leather..

What do you think...?


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April 6th, 2007, 6:06 PM   #2  
RE: Leather or Vinyl (leatherette) ///HELP\\\

YUP- it is 100% Vinly.... I took a razor to the inside overhang in it cuts like cheese/rubber

 
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April 6th, 2007, 10:45 PM   #3  
RE: Leather or Vinyl (leatherette) ///HELP\\\

Only the seating surfaces (that's where your butt and back touch) on the first and second row are leather, everything else is vinyl (or maybe the hide of the extinct nauga).

 
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April 6th, 2007, 10:47 PM   #4  
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that's why I went with after market 100% leather

 
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April 7th, 2007, 3:05 AM   #5  
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I have aftermarket too.. Its lovely

 
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April 7th, 2007, 4:21 AM   #6  
RE: Leather or Vinyl (leatherette) ///HELP\\\

Was the aftermatket expensive? I was thinking of maybe just doing the front in I think they call it gathered. I checked out Katzkin, but didn't see any pricing.

 
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April 7th, 2007, 1:19 PM   #7  
RE: Leather or Vinyl (leatherette) ///HELP\\\

I went to a custom shop here in Northern California..... took them 3 days....$1700 OTD
100% leather ALL OVER, perforated seating area, same price for two tone.



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Was the aftermatket expensive? I was thinking of maybe just doing the front in I think they call it gathered. I checked out Katzkin, but didn't see any pricing.

 
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April 8th, 2007, 4:38 AM   #8  
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[quote]ORIGINAL: chevere
I went to a custom shop here in Northern California..... took them 3 days....$1700 OTD
100% leather ALL OVER, perforated seating area, same price for two tone.
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Thanks, that seemsresonable for a complete job. I just moved from the Sacramento area!!

 
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April 11th, 2007, 7:22 PM   #9  
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What shop did you use in NorCal? I have seen the Katzkins kits on ShopSAR for around $1100 two tone with leather and suede, just considering my options...

 
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April 12th, 2007, 1:44 PM   #10  
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They are located in Union City..

http://www.coachautomotiverestyling.com/







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What shop did you use in NorCal? I have seen the Katzkins kits on ShopSAR for around $1100 two tone with leather and suede, just considering my options...

 
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