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Old 01-15-2013, 04:41 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by merkidemis View Post
Leather seats shouldn't be a problem, though I haven't looked at them personally. I've done this same sort of install on a 02 Nissan Altima with leather, and had to take the leather covers off my 04 RX8 to fix a broken wire. I didn't pull them all the way off, just took off the back/bottom so I could slide the pad in. Like stuffing an envelope.

As for the metal rings holding the leather on, you can replace them with heavy duty zip ties. I did this in my Altima and they were trouble free for the 4 years I had it.
I guess that's one way to do it, but you can buy a metal ring kit that comes with the rings and a crimper.
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