1979-1982 Seat Cover Installation

Watch Corvette America's Master Installer disassemble, prep and re-cover your existing seat frames with your new Corvette America seat foams and seat covers.

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Part 1 of 4 - Disassemble the seats, remove hardware from the seat buckets and recondition the seat buckets.

Part 1 covers the tools needed, and explains how to disassemble the seats. After full disassembly, the seat buckets are glass-beaded and refinished. The seat buckets are then reassembled.

Please Note: At the end of the first segment, you will see how to measure the bolsters on the seat cover. 79-82 seat covers are available with either 2" or 4" bolsters. The bolster measurement of the seat cover must match that of the foam it is to be installed on.

Part 2 of 4 - Begin installation of the seat cover bottom.

Part 2 begins the installation process for the seat cover bottom.

Part 3 of 4 - Finish installation of the seat cover bottom.

Part 3 finishes the seat bottom installation.

Part 4 of 4 - Seat cover back installation, final assembly and detailing.

Part 4 shows how to install the seat cover back and then how to attach the finished back and bottom to the seat bucket. The final step is steaming to remove wrinkles.