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How to fit Recaro seats?

What do I need to make a set of Recaro's fit in my Prelude? These ones have EK rails on them. Is there a shop online that makes custom rails for this application or is there an easier way?
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Re: How to fit Recaro seats?

get another pair of stock rails and do some cutting & welding to make them fit to the new seats
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get another pair of stock rails and do some cutting & welding to make them fit to the new seats

No thanks..

Wedge Engineering makes brackets but I was wondering if there was anybody else as well.
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I can vouch for the quality of the welds on wedge brackets, but how difficult can it be to weld flat steel? Honestly I had to tweak the crap out of one bracket to get it to bolt up and it always binded the slider. I'd try the ones I posted above, the price is right.
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I can vouch for the quality of the welds on wedge brackets, but how difficult can it be to weld flat steel? Honestly I had to tweak the crap out of one bracket to get it to bolt up and it always binded the slider. I'd try the ones I posted above, the price is right.
Yeah that's why I posted that about Wedge because I had heard the same thing. Thanks for the link I will try these out and report back.
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