that is a great idea, I was going to do just this to my '05, but ended up just getting a new Expy with the 2nd row buckets instead. And quite honestly, don't know that you really need the center armrests, alot of the time when I'm riding in back, I've got it up anyway... probably pretty difficult to do install, no less.
My notes are based on posts here a couple of years ago. I've not done this to mine but others have. There's even a T-shaped carpet (mat) available from some source to cover the holes. I used to have photos of the conversion, but...
I believe there is a nut installed under the vinyl sides-you can feel it with your hands-that you could cut a small hole and bolt up the arm rests. Not sure if they sell the arm rests as a separate part though.
1978 F250 Lariat 4x2
2008 Expedition Eddie Bauer 4x2
This should get everyone interested started.
There are multiple part numbers listed so best bet would be to double check your Interior Code - letters in ( ) and with the dealer to make sure it's the correct part #. I am not responsible for incorrect part numbers
7L1Z-7867113-AD (4C), RH Seat, Leather, Eddie Bauer, Camel Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AD (4C), LH Seat, Leather, Eddie Bauer, Camel Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AC (-L*), RH Seat, XLT, Medium Light Stone Interior | Limited, Medium Light Stone Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AC (-L*), LH Seat, XLT, Medium Light Stone Interior | Limited, Medium Light Stone Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AD (-C*), RH Seat, XLT, Camel Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AD (-C*), LH Seat, XLT, Camel Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AE (-W*), RH Seat, XLT, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AE (-W*), LH Seat, XLT, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AF (3W), RH Seat, Leather 2 Tone, Limited, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AF (3W), LH Seat, Leather 2 Tone, Limited, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AA (-W*), LH Seat, King Ranch Version Package, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AA (-W*), RH Seat, King Ranch Version Package, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867113-AE (2W), RH Seat, Limited, Leather, Charcoal Black Interior 7L1Z-7867112-AE (2W), LH Seat, Limited, Leather, Charcoal Black Interior
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