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Upholstery question??

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Hi guys..
I bought some seat covers from a Year One a while ago and I finally got around to start installing them today..
I went to put the first one on and there were no "cords" or "piping" in the pockets. There should be something in there for the hog rings hold onto..
Is this normal? or did Year one send me defective product?



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I used clothes hangars in mine .
Bend the end into a teardrop shape and push em' on in!
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Problem would be that copper will "give" and not stay straight allowing cover to relax a little between hog rings.
Check with a local upholstry shop they should be able to at least tell you where to get some.

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i couldn't find anything like the twisted paper so i used clothes line. worked great.

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<BLOCKQUOTE>quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by pmullaly:
Problem would be that copper will "give" and not stay straight allowing cover to relax a little between hog rings.
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You would think that till you had seen what was in there....
The copper wire is a lot more stiff than the twisted paper...
I used the copper to replace the paper cording only. where the seat had wire I reused it...
Its in the rear seat only at this point.
 
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