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Old 01-09-2014, 10:06 PM
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1988 Cadillac Flower Car

Been a while since I posted due to a cross country move. Sinc then I have picked up a 1988 Cadillac Flower Car with 43K on it. Typical funeral vehicle with all the signs of being more an idler than a roller. But the car really id beautiful though. The drivers seat foam on the bottom is very unsupportive. Does anyone know where I can pick up a piece already preformed?
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do not think anybody make it. but you can get this and it should stiffen it up a little.


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All foam is not the same, foam comes in different qualities and densities. If you add soft foam it will still be soft. You need to find some higher quality, higher density foam, and that comes from an upholstery supply shop or web site, and you will have to pay for it accordingly. $22 will not buy what you need.
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Yeah, I'm a big guy and I want a nice supportive piece. The plan is take the seat out, disassemble it and then purchase a piece of foam to shape into the configuration that the car came with. I'm thinking a 90 foam because I've sat on it and was real comfortable.
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I can't help you with your question but I just wanted to say I DIG those "working cars". If I could afford a collection I would love to have one of "Working cars" like cop cars and hearses and things like that. That flower car would most certainly have to be included.

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I can't help you with your question but I just wanted to say I DIG those "working cars". If I could afford a collection I would love to have one of "Working cars" like cop cars and hearses and things like that. That flower car would most certainly have to be included.

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It rides real smooth too. Only thing is though is that you loose lrg room in one of these because of the custom body. I did some research on Flower Cars and found out that they are an east coast and canadian thing. That explains why everyone here in Vegas stairs at it.
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If you google image "Flower car" holy crap there have been some wild works of art over the years.

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Its one cool el Camino..........
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The area highlighted in yellow is faded out. The rest is fine.
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If you google image "Flower car" holy crap there have been some wild works of art over the years.

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This is a real beauty. A lot of people do not realize that these are custom made bodies.
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