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Anyone know of a good seat cushion?

Hey everybody! Does anyone know of a good seat cushion that I could get that fits well and works great? My mother does not like to sit in my car because she complains the seats are too uncomfortable. So, I want to find a seat cushion/cover that will increase comfortably for her. Any recommendations?

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tpman, please do a 'search this forum'. i recall a thread that had pictures of some lumbar pillow.


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tpman, please do a 'search this forum'. i recall a thread that had pictures of some lumbar pillow.
I'm not really looking for a lumbar pillow. I want a cushion that can be placed on the actual seat and the back.
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I use a piece of sheepskin on my passenger seat. This was available at Ikea (of medium quality), but you may be able to get a non-custom piece from local sheepskin place and probably a nicer tighter wool. It works well for me and the wife but then the seats on the 55 have more cushion than my previous 280 (it had Nappa leather).


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Thanks eddy! I just found this http://www.target.com/gp/detail.html...A1VC38T7YXB528 but I'm not sure which one would better.
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a $20 seat cushion in a $50,000 car. Just my opinion.


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This is what I use in my R170:

http://www.healthyback.com/products/...bar-support/22

I agree it's lame I need to resort to this in a car of this calibre, but if the seat were comfortable to begin with...
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Have to be honest, I do think the seats in my '55 are more comfortable than the ones in my '350. May just be a perception / "new" thing, but that's my impression.

I'll still be the first to admit that the seat comfort is my one major complaint about the car. I've though about ordering the MB sheepskins for the '350, but given the temperatures in Louisiana, have held off.



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Have to be honest, I do think the seats in my '55 are more comfortable than the ones in my '350. May just be a perception / "new" thing, but that's my impression.

I'll still be the first to admit that the seat comfort is my one major complaint about the car. I've though about ordering the MB sheepskins for the '350, but given the temperatures in Louisiana, have held off.
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