In my 1966 thunderbird q-code is there a cheaper way to replace the material lining in the trunk with carpet instead?

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Asked by Apr 03, 2014 at 09:24 AM about the 1966 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the material inside the trunk now it complete crap its tearing apart and has oil and grease
all in the bottom i need to replace it immediately but i don't want to buy one of those
expensive kits for the trunk will carpet do?

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If you have the know how you can get the carpet you like and cut each individual piece and install it yourself, I would recommended getting a nylon based carpet as it will be easier to heat it slightly so it can mold to some of the humps in the trunk.

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Speak to an automobile upholsterer. You might be pleasantly surprised!

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Several T-Bird supply companies sell an original replacement kit. Mine was about $130 for my 65. Larry's T-Bird, Mac's, and others list it. Do an internet search for other suppliers.

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