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Old 04-22-2013, 10:13 PM   #11
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1. Seller near by - go measure the brackets, even make your own cardboard template to help.

2. Far away - see if the seller can measure widths, lengths, and drops so you can check how close it is to fitting

Either way, if 2 or more bolt right up & others need a spacer for example, might not be too bad.

3. At the price, you're close to getting one of the cheaper Corbeau's for example (driver only), and that would take care of your bad seat plus get you closer to the pair you want some day...

4. least attractive right now, junkyard a replacement for the damaged seat & keep looking. If these won't fit easy, or will break the bank getting it done...

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i messaged the guy about the seat bracket measurements he didnt get back to me yet. i told him i dont really need his brackets if he'd lower the price down to 150ish. if he'll get rid of these seats for that price, i wont have a problem buying brackets.
i haven't thought of trying the junk yard, im going to call them tomorrow and see what they have. but im sure they'll be charging 100+ for it. but then i dont have to worry about the air bag light being on and the bladder for the seat belts :)
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Old 04-22-2013, 10:16 PM   #12
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youll need some sort of resistor wired in to trick the system into thinking the bladder is being sat on. downside is the airbag is always "on" in a crash

otherwise ive heard of people transplanting that bladder into an aftermarket seat. without one of those two youll have an airbag light which means they may or may not go off in a crash. not something id want to test
if it comes down to buying these ill jimmy something up. im glad you mentioned something about this though. i never would of thought of it until i was in too deep haha
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Can I swap my LX seats with zx3 seats with no modification?

I found a clean air of zx3 seats to replace the ones my teen sons left with holes and dirt. I have a base sedan 2001 4 door,the zx3 is 2003. The guy who has them say they wont work in my car? Can anyone advise please?
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Yes they will bolt right in, the only difference may be the seat belt plugs depending on the options but they will bolt right in. You may want to try making your own thread so you can get some more advice on which year seats fit with no problems. If I remember right all I did was just swap the seat belt connectors over to the seats I was going to use. I had 4dr sedan seats in my ZX3 before, really sucked since they didn't fold forward for me to get my kids in the car.
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