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Old 11-20-2009, 01:41 AM   #1
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Cheap, easy seat for ZX3.

So, the fabric on my 2002 ZX3 drivers seat is starting to tear. It never offered that much lower back or lateral support anyway. I'm a delivery driver and I get into/out of the car a whole bunch. Comfort and support are my two requirements, in that order. I'm 6 feet tall, about 160 pounds. What seats should I be looking at that won't break the bank and will be easy to install? No power options in the car so electronic issues are no biggie.


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Old 11-20-2009, 01:18 PM   #2
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Nobody? What are the best front seats to look for other than the SVTs? If I could bolt in a set of newer more supportive Focus buckets that would work.
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Old 11-20-2009, 01:33 PM   #3
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You can bolt in any front seats. I've heard even 08-10 will work with the 00-07's. The 05+'s have a different design (stiching) and a little more bolster and some of them are heated... So look for a totaled 05-07 and get heated seats out of the deal. The local pick a part here only charges $12.95 with a $1 dollar core charge. I keep waiting to find a set of heated ones I like.
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Old 11-20-2009, 06:42 PM   #4
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The SVT seats don'e do anything for added lower back support. I find my seats in my ZX3 had more side to side support compared to the SVT.
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Old 11-27-2009, 10:25 PM   #5
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To me, the '08 seats feel much better. I've been hoping to find a pair used when I have some money. For now, the inflatable lumbar cushion between the foam and the springs inside the seat helps a whole lot.
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