1999 XLT 60/40 seat covers


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I am looking into getting some seat covers for the truck and I am just curious if anyone has ever tried these? I just saw these at Farm and Fleet. I am guessing like most universal fit covers they won't be great but maybe they could work?



 

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I've been looking for some too. Seems like every parts store or Walmart I go to there are a TON of seat covers marked down to less than $5 and that's for a pair sometimes but I never see them in the 60/40 option. Still keeping my fingers crossed I find some for a deal.
 

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Never seen them for 60_40. You have to get a bench seat cover and put it over both sides.
 
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Just a thought but have you tried looking at ebay for Ranger seat 60/40 covers? There is a couple of them that I have been looking at but can't decide on which one that I want.
 

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Go to web site, Seat Covers Unlimited. They make top quality covers. Their Scottsdale fabric is super, and very strong. You won't ware thru it. And, they make covers for the 60-40 seats, custom fit.
Pricey, but you get what you pay for.
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I’ve seen the custom fit ones that you can buy and the ones on eBay, but most are 100$ or more. I’m just looking for the cheapest option that fits best if anyone has found something decent. I have also looked at Cabelas, they have some drawstring style ones that are universal but you can pull tighter. Unfortunately camo isn’t really my style lol.
 

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The only way to get a decent fit with "cheap" seat covers... is to give them a "custom" installation.

I have a pair of the Cabela's draw string type in the camper special... I didn't custom install them and the fit is... well they fit. Don't be fooled by the draw strings... they only do so much. I will also add that they faded pretty bad in short order. Mine are gray and black.
 

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I might have to bite the bullet and get some good seat covers then 🤷‍♂️
 

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I've had two sets from them in the past, both the Scottsdale fabric. One on a Ford F-350 and a set on a Ford based class c motor home. Will be getting a set for our current Ford based class c motor home.
They are made to fit your vehicles seat, and are not just a "generic" fit. Look damn near factory.
You do get what you pay for. Sometimes you just have to bite the bullet and spend to get quality. Buy $39.95 seat covers, and they will look like $39.95 covers. Better off using towels.
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