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DIY: Leather Interior

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by HomerTaco, Apr 26, 2010.

  1. Aug 20, 2013 at 5:37 AM
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    HomerTaco

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  2. Nov 3, 2013 at 5:56 PM
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    ChamYota

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    Im trying to muster the testicular fortitude to tackle this mod.. The box has been sitting here for almost a week now. :eek:
     
  3. Nov 3, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    You can do it. ;)
     
  4. Nov 3, 2013 at 6:19 PM
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    ChamYota

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    Easy for you to say, i've never done anything like this in my short life time lol.

    Is it time consuming or is it just plain difficult, because if it's the latter i'll pay someone else, if it just takes awhile then i'll give it a shot no doubt.
     
  5. Nov 3, 2013 at 6:23 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Time consuming yes. Difficult - not really...

    You need to take it one piece at a time, one part at a time.

    Follow the DIY, start with the back just like I outlined in the write up.

    Take your time and you'll do just fine. :thumbsup:
     
  6. Nov 3, 2013 at 6:33 PM
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    ChamYota

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    Yes sir. Im gonna buy the tools on tuesday and well try and get it done when i get a free day.

    one step at a time.
     
  7. Nov 5, 2013 at 1:10 PM
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    My wife just gave in and I ordered my leather seat kit last week. I was kinda nervous but this post should help a lot. Thanks man!
     
  8. Dec 21, 2013 at 8:32 AM
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    1st Update: 500 miles Rugged Ridges Matts, Dimming rear view mirror with comp/temp, AeroForce Tech Interceptor Gauge, Aeries Professional Bull and Nerf bars, LED Lighting complete in-Cab, LED DRLs, AMP Bed Xtendr, Extang Trifecta Signature Series Tonneau, Rigid Ind LED Lighting 30" E and 20" SR series, Rigid LED Grill insert, Katskinz Leather Interior, Custom 100amp Electrical Sub Panel x2 (Engine bay and Interior), custom vinyl bed side, interior accent lighting galore (Oznium), OTTRAW, switches, under hood lighting, Red Line Elite hood struts, Power Pop-n-Lock, Under Bed Rail Lighting (switched), Custom Tinting... More to come
    Homer, just read your DIY here. I am going to trumpet everyone else. This is Simply AWESOME. The time you took to do this for everyone else's benefit is fantastic.

    THANK YOU!

    Did you get the word doc uploaded or can you PM me to print. Thanks.
     
  9. Dec 21, 2013 at 12:08 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    Sorry, the word doc. Was lost when my laptop crashed a while back. :(
     
  10. Mar 7, 2014 at 6:20 PM
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    TacoFlavouredKiss

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    Extremely helpful, thanks!
     
  11. Apr 5, 2014 at 9:43 AM
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    This write up has helped tremendously but the fold flat sr5 seat sucks so bad.
     
  12. Apr 28, 2014 at 9:55 AM
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    belone12

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    To anyone that has done this self install, do you know roughly how many hog clips you went through on the entire interior?
    Also, any specific kind or place you purchased them from?
    Thanks!
     
  13. Apr 29, 2014 at 5:17 AM
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    ChuckLee

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    I just bought them online. Maybe you will go through 150 for a double cab? eBay sells em. Don't recall seeing them at HD OR LOWES
     
  14. Apr 29, 2014 at 7:25 AM
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    Thanks! Is there a specific size? I am ordering the pliers online so want to make sure I get the right size clips. I figure this will be helpful for anyone else too.
    Thanks!
     
  15. May 10, 2014 at 5:54 PM
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    Homer great write up. Did my install today. SR5 fold flat was the most difficult part
     
  16. May 10, 2014 at 7:00 PM
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  17. May 10, 2014 at 7:21 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    Interesting... Never thought they'd have them.
     
  18. May 16, 2014 at 9:33 AM
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    belone12

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    Craig, fantastic write up. Finished it up last weeked, love the look. I just have to do the doors and the head rests. Question on the head rests for any other CST people. Mine only has the "female" plastic clip on the bottow, the other side is missing the male plastic to fit into it and close the headrest. The OEM has the plastic lip that fits into the female side. The sales rep says that is how its made but I don't believe that, b/c I feel like it would be a major complaint as I cannot close any of the 5 headrests.

    Does anyone have a contact # for CST (Classic Soft Trim), because every effort I make I am redirected back to my salesman Shane. I've sent pics, videos, and explanations with 0 helps besides, "that's just the way it is". Anyone else have a similar experience with the headrests?
    Thanks
     
  19. May 16, 2014 at 10:08 AM
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    HomerTaco

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    I know what your situation is, I can walk you through a fix.
    P.m. me your contact information and I can reach out to you either this coming Sunday or early next week and walk you through it.
     
  20. May 16, 2014 at 12:38 PM
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    You're the man, thank you. PM inbound
     
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