GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Default What tools needed to change out seats on '94?

    I tried doing a search to find the requested info and was unsuccesful. I was wondering if someone could help me...pretty please?

    I just purchased a 1994 Suburban with leather seats. They are all in pretty bad shape so I purchased a complete new set from eBay. The new seats are cloth and came out of a 99 Suburban. I went out today to start working on removing the old seats and it appears it will be a little more tricky than I thought. I thought I would find a bunch of bolts that could easily be removed with a ratchet set. But I found bolts with a wierd "star" pattern on the head...what size attachement or tool do I need for these? Any other tips you can give me would be great.

    Thanks!

  2. #2

    Default

    That's a Torx bolt. It uses a torx socket... I think it's somewhere in the line of a T50, T55, or T60, but I'm not 100% sure. Sears usually sells and 8 or 9 piece set of torx sockets for around $40 that should have the right Torx socket in it.
    Christopher

    1991 Chevy Suburban 1/2 ton 2WD w/ chevy SBC 350-3/4 ton drivetrain upgrade w/4.10 gears 200K miles
    2005 Saturn ION-2 Stock 265K miles
    1982 Bronco, 1993 Bronco (sold), 1971 M35A2 Deuce and a Half



    There are 10 kinds of people, those who understand binary, and those who dont...

    Remember kids, the only difference between screwing around and science is writing it down- Adam Savage

  3. #3

    Default

    Thanks for the info! I went over to Sears and found the needed T50 Torx piece to remove the bolts.

  4. #4

    Default

    some of them are torx bits there are a few like t40 t50 t60 and some are t500 gm like to use them on a few diff thing i got my t55 from snapon but most are t55 torx bits

Similar Threads

  1. real uses for tools
    By MrShorty in forum Games Forum
    Replies: 39
    Last: 11-03-2011, 08:52 PM
  2. A couple of tools to keep in the glove box
    By Dr_Zero in forum How-to Guides
    Replies: 29
    Last: 09-14-2009, 08:02 AM
  3. jack tools
    By whatzleft in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 9
    Last: 08-24-2009, 11:36 AM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last: 08-13-2009, 03:50 AM
  5. Jack tools
    By whatzleft in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 6
    Last: 08-09-2009, 10:09 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •