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Old 07-11-2019, 03:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am eliminating my doors. I will be stepping into my roadster, by way of seat. Would vinyl last longer than leather, if it is being stepped on regularly?

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The short answer is yes, the vinyl will last longer. You might be able to get a thicker leather, but it will need maintenance. I usually like leather for jackets and seats. I like the way it moves and breathes a lot more than plastic. I have another car where stepping on the seat happens a lot, so I went with vinyl on it.
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