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Old 4th-February-2007, 06:39 PM   #1
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Chevelle/Nova Bucket Seats the same?

Are '66 Chevelle and '66 Nova bucket seats the same?
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Old 4th-February-2007, 10:34 PM   #2
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The frames of the seats are the same. Would need different foam and covers to be correct. Easy fix though. If they are a 66, they should not have a locking mechanism for the back. Should just push forward. Will have different seat tracks. Don't think anyone actually makes repo's for the tracks for nova's.
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And from what I've learned with mine, the 67s have the release button on the side. And so do the 68s. BUT the 68s have the button in a slightly different spot and the tracks make the seat tip a bit when set on level ground. I found out the hard way. Got some fabbing to do on my frames.

Also ask Chevynuts88. He's my seat hero!!! He knows a ton about this. There was a thread here a little while ago and he gave out a lot of info on the subject.

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