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Old 07-29-2007, 11:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've seen two different types of seat covers; standard covers where you use the metal buttons to make it a deluxe seat and Comfortweave seat covers. Were the comfortweave seats available for 68 GT's or was that just and option for Shelby's? Interior trim code is 7A.
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The 68 GT could be ordered with standard or the deluxe interior. Each was separate from the other, like AC, PS, tilt wheel ......

7A would suggest a standard bucket seat interior in black
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The metal buttons make it deluxe interior whether or not comfortweave.
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Old 08-03-2007, 10:32 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Comfortweave was NOT available on 68 convertibles.

Look at the 68 Shelbys. The fastbacks got comfortweave but the convertibles did not.

I put comfortweave in my 68 vert anyway. Looks better IMO and much cooler to sit on. Had to have them custom made.
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I believe the thinking was the TRUE comfort weave would allow seat padding to get soaked in a vert if the top was left down in the rain!

I have a '70 Torino GT vert with original factory TRUE comfort weave inserts. Evidently the thinking changed! TRUE comfort weave is great...especially on a vert!

Just a warning. If you buy reproduction seat upholstery with "comfort weave" it is simulated embossed vinyl not real breathing comfort weave!
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