seat material coming off, how to fix?

Daniel Mansager /

i have a locking/pull up type seat on my motobecane and the leather material is starting to come off, how should i fix it? also, the carpet material inside is coming off too. how to fix?

heres pic 1

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Daniel Mansager /

pic 2

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Daniel Mansager /

pic 3

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Re: seat material coming off, how to fix?

try the general forum-

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Daniel Mansager /

should I? i could'nt figure out which forum to post this topic in. because its not really repairing the bike itself and my moped already runs (i think) so which one?

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is the base of the seat metal or plastic?? i know how to tell u about coving plastic ones

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Daniel Mansager /

its metal, but it looks like it was just glued on. glue it back?

Re: seat material coming off, how to fix?

For the seam, you can sew it up with dental floss. Kinda unsightly but it works. I wonder if they make black dental floss...

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Matt,

I wonder if black fly fishing line would work?

Rob

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just use heavy duty black cord

they sell it at any fabric store

nick

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Jason Luther /

black fishing line would be great, its super strong and easy to work with

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