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'73 280 se headrest question

I am a newbie to w108 ownership and have what maybe the silliest question ever.

How do you remove the headrests on the front seats. I want to put on some seat covers and I feel like a moron, but I can't get the headrest off and I certainly do not want to force them.

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There should be a button on the left that you can feel through the back of the seat.
Push it in and it will relase the neadrest shaft. You have to hold it down.
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OK thank you! I will go right out to see if I can find it!
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Wow, it worked. Very sneaky!

Thank you!
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Amazing what 40 years of driving these cars will teach you. BTW it's in your owner's manual too. Enjoy your new seat covers!
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