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wrx seats in a loyale


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#1 92loyale59

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Posted 19 March 2014 - 02:31 AM

so i searched but couldnt find what im looking for. has anyone put wrx seats into a loyale and what modifications need to be done to make it work. my stock seats are in rough shape and i just picked up the front two seats and the rear seat from a wrx. any help is appreciated . thanks



#2 Ibreakstuff

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Posted 19 March 2014 - 05:18 AM

I think it depends on the year, you might be able to just swap out the sliding mechanism or drill out 2 holes. The rail spacing should be identical for GC(jdm)/GD wrx's.

With the rear seats, I believe you have to flip or modify a couple of the tabs.

 

100% for sure it has been done before.



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Posted 19 March 2014 - 09:29 AM

I have '02 WRX seats in my 88 GL-10. They are pretty tall, I'm 6'1" and there is no headroom to spare.

I used the old seat rails. On the drivers side I needed to weld angle iron to the old rail to work with the lifting mechanism, I also removed the assist spring so the seat would go lower. The pass side needs a custom bracket for the seat back, as this is part of the removed WRX rail.

Now, if your short you could build it easier but there will be less headroom.

#4 92loyale59

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Posted 19 March 2014 - 01:08 PM

well im 6 foot so i guess i will be losing all my head room . does anybody have picture of them installed (front and rear ) and maybe of them working on getting the stock rails on . i am more of a visual learner so pictures would help alot






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