Thread: [1968] Console Removal
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Old 03/03/2018, 04:55 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by Mosesatm View Post
Ah ha, the pad does come off. The seat belt recesses were hanging up on the base; I had to push the pad forward, then up & back.

I also remembered that I needed to purchase a shifter bezel. Bought a '69 because it more-or-less fits over the console shifter knobby things.
It looks like you will have to replace the carpet because of the large hole cut for the console. The carpet looks original so please do not through it out.
It may have been easer to get the cup holders that fit in the seat belt pockets in the original console?
You may end up replacing the shifter to the non console one.
Marty

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