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Old 10-03-2017, 04:49 PM   #1
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73+ bucket seats fit 72?

I think there was a topic on this but I found some 73+ low backs that look very similar to 72s. What will I need to modify and will covers fit from 72?
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Old 10-03-2017, 04:51 PM   #2
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

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Old 10-03-2017, 07:01 PM   #3
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

I believe the seat brackets are taller but the seat frame and foam is the same.
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Old 10-03-2017, 10:18 PM   #4
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

I think it is the other way around the seat frames are the same foam is different and the seat brackets are also different.
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Old 10-04-2017, 05:19 AM   #5
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

PUI list the foam as the same until '75.
I installed '72 covers on PUI foam as my foam was in terrible condition.
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Old 10-04-2017, 07:32 AM   #6
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

Yea when I read it I though you said the brackets were the same but I was really tired in my defense LOL.
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Old 10-04-2017, 02:32 PM   #7
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Re: 73+ bucket seats fit 72?

I think ill give it a shot...I got a fab dude that can prob handle that. Cant afford the $1900 people want for 72 seats!
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