Last post on Feb 01, 2010 at 9:58 AM
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Mazda MX-5 Miata, Mazda MAZDASPEED MX-5 Miata, Interior, Convertible
#6 of 9 Re: Seat covers...'06 and newer. Trying to stay cool in desert summer heat. [rerednaw]
Oct 21, 2008 (8:38 am)
I have a 2001 LS with tan leather, it gets over 100 degrees here in the summer. The leather is very warm but nothing like my black leather steering wheel. I have seen many photos of the seat insert being a different color, you might want to consider a two tone scheme. Go to miata .net and search for leather seat vendors, you'll find lots of options, good luck.
#7 of 9 Seat Covers
Oct 05, 2009 (5:27 am)
about seat covers.. i've purchased my seat covers from miata parts and their prices are very affordable.. you may try to visit the site and they offer also different color and different materials..
#8 of 9 07 Mazda Miata MX-5 Door Panel w/cupholder
Jan 31, 2010 (6:40 pm)
Can anyone give me some suggestions of where I can purchase new inner door panels without the cupholder in them. The cupholder digs into my leg after a while of driving.. Please help
#9 of 9 Re: 07 Mazda Miata MX-5 Door Panel w/cupholder [choolie07]
Feb 01, 2010 (9:58 am)
The 2009 models are better, but you'd have to get 2 new door panels and it may be too expensive to be worth it.
I can make 2 suggestions -
* consider removing or modifying the dead pedal. I cut about about 1/2" off the spacers on the back of mine, reinstalled it, and gained half an inch of leg room. That lowered the angle of my knee and put less pressure there.
* add padding to the outside of the cup holder. I used two-sided tape and put some black foam padding there
So now my knee is at a smaller angle and it's padded, so it's OK. Budget home-made solution but it works, I'm far more comfy now.