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leather seats for cars

 
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Just a simple question, why do lot of people prefer leather seats (paying more) compared to cloth...

I know both have meritse & de-merits, but curious to hear from you guys

why do u guys choose leather, because it is durable, ease of cleaning ??
but in summer the seats get really hot, in winter really cold. Is durability the main reason?
 
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Comfort.
 
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comfort and looks
 
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Comfort ... except when you leave a convertible parked in the sun all afternoon and hop back in wearing shorts.
 
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but in summer the seats get really hot, in winter really cold.

My leather seats are heated in the winter and cooled in the summer. They look good, will not fade as quickly as fabric will, and they are comfortable. Why even consider fabric?
 
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How many animals are killed for all leather seats of a car?
 
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What animals? The leather in my car seats is made out of human skin. It's a bit pricey at $198 per square foot, but you can't beat the look and feel.
 
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What colour you got?
 
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It's definitely out of line to suggest there would be any color-based difference! Support equal-opportunity skinners.
 
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