Need help with VIN

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  1. 68smurfstang

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    Bought a new 4 door car today and it has a lot of options. Really nice seats that fold back, but can't get them to fold forward. It has a rear defroster. Wonder how many came with this option?
     

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    Acornridgeman MCCI Wisconsin State Rep Moderator Supporting Member

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    Cool your car has a buck tag. :thumbs2:
    Not a lot of these cars had one.

    I've found the defogger in quite a few cars, mostly in the later years. But I have no clue on production numbers. A lot of them were installed at the dealer too.
     
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    I bought the car for parts and it has these really cool bucket seats. They lay back, which is definitely needed in my Maverick 2 door, for more room. Tons of chrome moldings stuffed on the inside. The dash pad looks like new, must have been garage kept. I'm going to see if the back seat will fit in my car.
     
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    I'm not sure but being a four door the seats may not fold forward, no reason for the to with doors behind them.
     
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    Install seats facing rearward, they'll fold forward...;)

    The DSO is 13(New York), northern vehicles were more likely to have a defroster...
     
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    That makes sense on the rear defroster.
     
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    4-door rear seat is different than the 2-door rear seat.
     
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    My '73 2-door came from the Kansas City Missouri factory with the rear defogger...
     
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    The seats can be made to fold forward with some work , not the easiest task to do if you are not handy with your hands and tools. There are some write ups on how to do it in this forum
     

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