How to Remove the Head rest Cover.

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How to Remove the Head rest Cover.

Post by Briano1234 » Sun May 29, 2016 9:24 am

How do I remove the Cover off the head rest?

Pry the 2 clips that hold the head rest. Look for the side with 2 wires and use a flat blade to start the clips out.
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I Usually support the Seat off the Ground then force it down to “pop” the head rest off the the seat back.
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On you bottom of the rest is either a Zipper or a hook latch.
The zipper was used on Pre-90 Cabbies. (WARNING) there is no ZIPPER DOG to
Zip it back up…. Once undone You are going to probably have to get a new Zipper sewn in.

On the 90”s you unclip the clip.

Pull the cover back.
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Pull out the Inner Hard part.
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You are left with the cover and the foam.
Mark the Foam for Front with a sharpie, and the cover as well.

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Scrunch the foam and remove it from the cover.
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Re-assemble by inserting the foam in the cover.
Then the Inner hard part. If you Steel Wool and soap the Metal to Polish it, then a good wax, they tend to go back in easier.

Replace the clips.
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