The Christine Car Club

Not a member of the CCC? Come on in and register...membership is FREE!


Dedicated To The Restoration And Maintenance Of The 1957-1958 Plymouth
 
HomeCalendarFAQUsergroupsRegisterLog in
Happy Anniversary CCC!
Latest topics
» hard to find
Yesterday at 9:59 am by Jurrasic car

» BRAKE LAMP SWITCH LOCATION?
Sun Nov 26, 2017 2:30 pm by GOREDFURY

»  Electronic Distributor with 301ci
Tue Nov 21, 2017 4:03 pm by Jurrasic car

» Installing rebuilt 318
Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:21 pm by eva_392

» Our Loss Is Their Gain
Sun Nov 12, 2017 2:20 pm by 57belv

» Christianity 101
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:18 pm by furvedere

» Photobucket House Cleaning
Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:07 pm by Bloodhound1958

» 58 Front Liscense Plate brackets
Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:37 pm by cooltoys1

» Front End Rebuild
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:54 pm by 58belvedere

» Well, I did it, I got a 58!!!!!
Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:13 pm by Bloodhound1958

John Carpenter Shout Out!
Alexandra Paul Shout Out!
Christine Movie Soundtrack
Youtube Filmscore Mix
Share | 
 

 Seat Covers ??

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
John D
CCC Member
CCC Member
avatar


Posts : 144
Points : 164
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-02-29
Age : 43
Location : Cleveland Ohio

PostSubject: Seat Covers ??   Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:06 pm

Does anybody make seat covers for these cars ? I would like to buy a set of covers and install them myself. Would save me some $$ and I've recovered seats before. My car came with a set of green and white covers brand new in the trunk, I need black or black and red though. Somebody must make um I can't seem to find um though. Thanks !! John D
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Wed Feb 27, 2013 11:21 pm

John give SMS a call. I think they not only sell the material, they also sell the door panels from what I was told. Good luck.

Joe C NY
Back to top Go down
Carjunky
CCC Member
CCC Member
avatar

Big Block 440



2010

Posts : 2535
Points : 2678
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2011-11-06
Location : Michigan

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:30 am

Did you check with Wayne John? He had the whole job done and it looked beautiful. You could also check Chaney's thread on his upholstery. Said he had it all done for only $500. Hope this helps.

_________________
Never drive faster then your Guardian Angel can fly.
Back to top Go down
John D
CCC Member
CCC Member
avatar


Posts : 144
Points : 164
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2012-02-29
Age : 43
Location : Cleveland Ohio

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:39 pm

I tried SMS they have the fabric. I want plain black vinyl to keep with the sleeper theme I got going on. Who is Wayne ?? $500.00 price would make me giddy Smile
Back to top Go down
Carjunky
CCC Member
CCC Member
avatar

Big Block 440



2010

Posts : 2535
Points : 2678
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2011-11-06
Location : Michigan

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:30 pm

HI John. Wayne is the web master.
I found Chaney's thread on our old forum for you. It may be the answer your looking for but I just realized he made his own panels. He is very talented but not with us any more.

http://ccc.informe.com/forum/interior-glass-f17/seat-covers-from-automotive-interiors-t14.html

_________________
Never drive faster then your Guardian Angel can fly.
Back to top Go down
Andy1974
CCC Moderator
CCC Moderator
avatar




Posts : 147
Points : 168
Reputation : 1
Join date : 2011-11-14
Location : Germany

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:31 pm

SMS only makes seat covers ready to install if you sent the old ones to them. And you need a lot a lot a lot... of patience. I had to wait 22 months for finished door panels and the material for seat covers. After 18 months they told me that they have no pattern for the seat covers and need the old ones. I refused.
Back to top Go down
Carjunky
CCC Member
CCC Member
avatar

Big Block 440



2010

Posts : 2535
Points : 2678
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2011-11-06
Location : Michigan

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:56 pm

Andy I heard they are very slow as well. I only bought my tweed fabric from them and it took just two weeks. Guess fabric alone is faster?

_________________
Never drive faster then your Guardian Angel can fly.
Back to top Go down
Andy1974
CCC Moderator
CCC Moderator
avatar




Posts : 147
Points : 168
Reputation : 1
Join date : 2011-11-14
Location : Germany

PostSubject: Re: Seat Covers ??   Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:09 pm

From all that I have heard, fabric is no problem if it is stock material. But I cannot recommend them for finished parts. The delivery time is unreasonable. The door panels and the other stuff is definitely beautiful. But I have also a lot of work to adjust the panels because all joints for the clips are some inches offset. My advice: Order the fabric and do it all by yourself or let it be done by a local shop. Provided you have an old interior to take the patterns from.
Back to top Go down
 

Seat Covers ??

View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
The Christine Car Club :: Christine Car Club Tech Section :: Body, Interior & Exterior Trim & Paint:-