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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-15-2018, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Hi, new here 66 Vert.

Hi everyone,

Just bought a 66 Mustang Convertible, décent shape but the previous owner lost the interior.
As I found out so far, front seats,door panels, carpet is easy to come by, back seat for a Vert on the other hand
Can anyone enlighten me as to what I could do ?
Hope to talk to you all in time and your wealth of knowledge.
I am in Canada, 50 miles from ND border, the car started its life in the USA, was registered in NY ten years ago where the previous owner bought it.
I am starting a restoration, hoping to modernize it a bit, long road ahead but I hope to keep you posted.

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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-15-2018, 08:55 AM
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Welcome fellow Canuck to the forum. We like pics so post some up when you have time.

Also, it helps to add your location to your user details.

I can't help with the rear seat, but I am sure others will be able too.
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post #3 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-15-2018, 09:31 AM Thread Starter
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I will post pics ASAP, thank you for the welcome, on the details of profile right now !
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post #4 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-15-2018, 01:45 PM
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How do you lose a complete rear seat? I've lost small trim parts but a rear seat?

Member hughnews1 has had some convertible parts for sale in the For Sale section of this site.
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post #5 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-18-2018, 05:26 PM
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Phil, welcome to VMF.

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post #6 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-18-2018, 05:56 PM
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Northern convertibles rear seats have a tendency to rust away with the cars, i have cut down coupe rear seats to use in converts. Wes
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post #7 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-18-2018, 06:15 PM
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Welcome to the forum. There's a lot of good information on here to help with your mustang questions

I can't help with the rear seat, but I am sure someone on here will be able to help.

Current Mustangs:
1966 Vintage Burgandy Convertible
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post #8 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-21-2018, 10:54 AM
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This VMF member has a convertible rear seat for sale

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post #9 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-21-2018, 02:18 PM
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After your done with the restoration be sure to keep it garaged converts have a magnet built in to catch rust water. Which I'm sure you'll do anyway.


69 Coupe 351W C4 Holley Street Avenger Comp Cams Roller Noisy Gear Drive
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post #10 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-01-2018, 11:16 PM
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Haha! So true! Just like the best-designed torque boxes in the world .
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post #11 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-01-2018, 11:44 PM
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Welcome to the Forum! Happy to see another 66 convertible
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