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Seat base leather cover repair

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Old Jan 14th, 2020, 14:54   #11
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They replace the hog rings when securing the upholstery back to the base.
ah so there are holes in the leather where the hog rings were ?
so the zip ties go through hole in leather around frame and tighten
is that correct ?
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Old Jan 14th, 2020, 15:23   #12
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ah so there are holes in the leather where the hog rings were ?
so the zip ties go through hole in leather around frame and tighten
is that correct ?
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The heated seat repair video on my YouTube channel shows examples.
The best method I found for removing the hog rings was to insert some thin nosed pliers inside the ring then open the pliers to prise the hog ring open.
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Old Jan 14th, 2020, 15:30   #13
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The heated seat repair video on my YouTube channel shows examples.
The best method I found for removing the hog rings was to insert some thin nosed pliers inside the ring then open the pliers to prise the hog ring open.
excellent thanks mate
whats the name of your youtube channel
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No problem. The video is here.
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looks like the driver seat going to be eventually repaired thanks
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