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1998 Volvo S70 Question: leather on front passenger seat splitting apart 2 yrs.after purchase.

 

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Visitor, 2.4L 5 Cylinder Turbo, Glenview, IL, August 09, 2011, 20:14

the entire front passenger seat began wearing and splitting only 2 years after purchase. never had this happen before ! we are not heavy people. expensive investment !

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 09, 2011, 22:10
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    It's important to use leather cleaner and conditioner to lengthen leather life, I had thought Volvo leather usually held up well. It may be cheaper to find a second hand seat or go to an auto upholstery shop and see what they suggest.

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