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I also was surprised to see factory air in a convertible. I would think that would be pretty rare.
As for my dual power seats, I will never know if they were factory or not, but I do think it was added in later or by the dealer. Reason: The seat switch installs in the outer side seat cover and the cover on the drivers side has a hole with a flat spot to make sure the switch is oriented properly. The passenger seat cover has a hole that is totally round, like it was drilled. Maybe John would know if Ford actually made a right side cover plate for the passenger seat, but I am thinking that this was a custom install.
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Here's the picture of the dual power seat setup from the MPC. Oddly enough the passenger skirt doesn't show a hole for the switch.

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According to the MPC the side skirts were not pre-drilled for power seats. There is a note to drill a 13/16 hole when power seats are ordered. My '59 also has the notch on the driver skirt so that the switch does not rotate. I would think a factory made hole on the passenger side would also have a notch. With as many squarebirds as I've owned I've never had one with a power passenger seat although I have installed a couple myself.

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