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post #1 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 11:33 AM Thread Starter
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Do these look like aftermarket seats?

I have an 83 CJ7 and ordered some CoverKing seat covers. The ones that arrived are too short. I have been working with the manufacturer and he says that they do not sell Low-Back seat covers and that I must have after market seats. I believe that my seats are original. What do you think?


83 CJ7 D44 rear, 4.56, 4" YJ lift, 33" MT, Warn bumper, XRC-8, LOD TCarrier, PS Sliders
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post #2 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 11:39 AM
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My 83 had low back seats in it when I got it last year. Don't know if that's how it came from the factory. It has Trailmax II's in it now.
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post #3 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 11:47 AM Thread Starter
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Here are the pictures:







EDIT: Pictures are not working very well. Here is the Imgur Album http://imgur.com/a/1EEhF

83 CJ7 D44 rear, 4.56, 4" YJ lift, 33" MT, Warn bumper, XRC-8, LOD TCarrier, PS Sliders
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post #4 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 12:05 PM
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Your seats definitely look to be original-style. They may be dimensionally different by an inch or so. They are definitely NOT low back seats.

Random Google search result for "Jeep Low Back Seats"
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post #5 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 01:46 PM
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The picture of the driver seat looks like the aftermarket seats I put in my 1980 CJ7 back in '90 or '91. Can't remember what brand, but I got them from J.C.Whitney.
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post #6 of 6 Old 06-26-2013, 04:44 PM
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I can't tell from the pics, but if the lower sides and back sides around the lumbar area are covered in a carpet-like material, they may have come from a late 80's Wrangler Laredo. Look like the seats in my 88.

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