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Do the coupe seats fit in a sedan?

I'm picking up a 1970 w114 coupe with the same color interior as my 1971 w114 sedan. My sedan (edit: front) seats are pretty shot.

(I have yet to hear whether the car has a 2.5 or 2.8, but it does have dual carbs, and aside from being stuck in the mud, it runs.)




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Do the coupe seats fit in a sedan?

I'm picking up a 1970 w114 coupe with the same color interior as my 1971 w114 sedan. My sedan seats are pretty shot.

(I have yet to hear whether the car has a 2.5 or 2.8, but it does have dual carbs, and aside from being stuck in the mud, it runs.)




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Yes. The seats are a straight swap
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Yes and no. The front seat bottoms and back swap but you must change the rear/upright bracket.

The rear seat parts do not interchange.
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I've swapped the front seats before without issue.. only thing I did was machine a piece to stop the seatback from tilting forward, but that is not necessasy.

in 1970 should be a 2.5 litre.
in 1971 if I remember right is where it gets a bit of overlap
with a 2.5 or 2.8 offered still badged as 250c
1972 is a bit of same
1973 went to 2.8 along with a M110 engine and became 280C

The European spec cars 250C/CE are mostly 2.5's..

2.5/2.8 not much difference..the factory carbs suck and both stifle the engine.
Finds Webers and your MPG and ease of driving will both go up...

I almost pulled the trigger on a beautiful 1972 250C yesterday, has rust issues but not very bad, rest of car was beautiful. But just did not seem right to pick up a 250C with a sunroof for a cabriolet conversion...ill keep looking



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More pics I received which I think are all a little old:
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Fonzi,

Slight thread highjack...is that interior MB Tex? I'm new to this game and need a new rear seat covering in the same color as yours.

Nice coupe by the way.

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Is teh coupe a parts car or are you going to fix the rear end damage on this one?
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Is teh coupe a parts car or are you going to fix the rear end damage on this one?

Not sure. My current sedan (114.011 same engine I think) has a terrible rip in the driver back side bolster. That car could be a parts car. Might be nice to make a convertible from this coupe. Only (a lot of) time will tell.

I have a "line" on this (same m130 engine) car that I inspected in person and the rear end of this one is perfect.
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Slight thread highjack...is that interior MB Tex? I'm new to this game and need a new rear seat covering in the same color as yours.



Nice coupe by the way.



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I think it is MB tex based on the rip in passenger bottom seat.






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