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Old 04-12-2012, 11:19 PM
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Originally Posted by JimFreeh View Post
...there are two different vinyl grains used on w123 cars.

Early, 77-79 and late 80-85.

Late has a leather grain look that matches the seats, and early has more of a "busy", less grained, look (also matches seat finish).

Interiors with the elephant ear headrests have the early surface, rectangular headrests have the later.


I'm not really that picky, but presently I've got about seven sizable canyons in the dash that shed foam bits too much for my taste.
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