Are Aftermarket Seats Worth It?

12 ago 2020
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We’ve added a ton of bits to Miata to make it fast, and the only thing we’ve really added for safety on the track has been our roll cage. So today we are looking at aftermarket seats and harnesses. Yes, they look cool BUT does it make sense to add them to your car, should you even be rocking a sweet OMP seat and OMP harnesses? And if so how do you install them? Let’s do this!
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  • The Miata is growing up! What else do you want to see us do to it? 🌀

    Donut MediaDonut Media3 mesi fa
    • ls swap

      David McAllasterDavid McAllasterMese fa
    • A bigger turbo kit

      Collin Van halterenCollin Van halteren3 mesi fa
    • A bigger turbo kit

      Collin Van halterenCollin Van halteren3 mesi fa
    • LS swap.

      Nino AlmerazNino Almeraz3 mesi fa
    • Boost it with a whirly twirly get there early

      SGsuckSGsuck3 mesi fa
  • Meanwhile my neighbors are fighting

    J BEASTJ BEAST2 giorni fa
  • But the speakers!

    Tran’s HardwareTran’s Hardware7 giorni fa
  • 0:05 bruh he has no brakes

    Denis GubaDenis Guba7 giorni fa
  • Ima just make my own...

    MiataEverythingMiataEverything8 giorni fa
  • Annnnnd my head breaks my neck off.....died!

    Gary BaldwinGary Baldwin10 giorni fa
  • Why doesn't it just say "installing new after market seats worth it or no" or "this is how you install after market seats"

    Veljko StejićVeljko Stejić19 giorni fa
  • Racing seats look like adult sized infant carseats. Edit: Not that that's a bad thing

    TJ TweedyTJ Tweedy22 giorni fa
  • It will be in the millimeters lol. Next time say it’s in the metric system

    Pavel NicolaiciucPavel Nicolaiciuc23 giorni fa
  • The Peugeot 206 have amszing seats that have Amazing leg room you yust lay in that fixed in place

    ThefreakyfreekThefreakyfreek23 giorni fa
  • imagine living in a country where you cant even change the seats bc of the law

    Lajos SzűcsLajos Szűcs24 giorni fa
  • thanks for speaking on head and neck safety with harnesses. Alot of us are only using our cars on the street and not track but still want race style seats. I think the dangers of using a harness with out head/neck restraint is largely unknown by many of us, especially those that are new to the car community.

    Angel LawlessAngel Lawless25 giorni fa
  • what if i put my gaming chair in my car

    opeboiopeboi26 giorni fa
  • with seats like that, what about air bag sensors?

    zac tzac t27 giorni fa
  • Fk that! You give your passenger the cheapest ass seat you can find but can still go racing with. They get to ride in your race car for free, they deserve zero comfort. The savings can go toward tyres, yo!

    MickMaanMickMaan28 giorni fa
  • My biggest question is how you managed to get the seat mounting bolts out so easily?! XD

    Alex SmithAlex SmithMese fa
  • The “is it worth it? Let’s find out” is a good excuse to get something you probably don’t need 😂

    StridentStridentMese fa
  • Can u have a racing seat with a normal seatbelt

    Hank JohnsonHank JohnsonMese fa
  • Chris fix has the exact same seats

    Michael vlogsMichael vlogsMese fa
  • Whens this thing gonna get a snail under the hood??

    Don ArmstrongDon ArmstrongMese fa
  • What if I don’t have a roll bar

    EpicTacoCatGalaxyEpicTacoCatGalaxyMese fa
  • You can buy some “racing” seats for like 50 bucks. Hahaha.

    Cannibal NectarCannibal NectarMese fa
  • This video made me realize how he always has his eyes wide open in a video

    Matthew PriestMatthew PriestMese fa
  • 0:08 Zack has a ballsack keyring?

    Max CrossanMax CrossanMese fa
  • I love how the car is turning out and I want to get one so bad, but being 16 with no job yet it’s just a little hard but I hope to go out and get one for myself soon. I can’t wait to watch any other videos on whatever else you add next

    buzzstevensbuzzstevensMese fa
  • 2:30 Bruh If I was girl , I´d be finding myself a Zach of my own, dang xD

    Error SkError SkMese fa
  • The quote at 1:34 is about Newtons 1st Law of Inertia. The actual term that is represented when cornering is "Angular Momentum". The following website details angular momentum: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angular_momentum

    DenastusDenastusMese fa
  • :D

    ZackTheMuffinManZackTheMuffinManMese fa
  • So what's the scientific proof that they're worth it? I just thought this video is going to do an experiment. Maybe the title is wrong.

    FP VillegasFP VillegasMese fa
  • this is by far the best car channel on youtube. y’all never disappoint and everything’s always clear and concise. learned a lot

    josh harrisonjosh harrisonMese fa
  • the only reason I would install racing seats 2 my car is 2 make it look cool

    藍戰士Kit Kit Chan Isaac藍戰士Kit Kit Chan IsaacMese fa
  • I just found out that the miata is a m edition and i also found out the new seats are tue same as chrisfix drift stang new seats are

    Jake WokeJake WokeMese fa
  • If it's a dd I'm not putting racing seats in it racecar yes hint the name RACE car needs race seats not a daily driver

    William TootleWilliam TootleMese fa
  • Rebuild the internals and then turbocharge

    Alex PrangeAlex PrangeMese fa
  • If Zachary ever does become a DJ is name should be DJ ZJ

    Subscribe for the N passSubscribe for the N pass2 mesi fa
  • Often I think about upgrading my seats. Or at least just the driver’s seat. But the issue I have is that my rear seats are still used by my children. And I feel the harness would hinder the back seats area.

    Ryan VollRyan Voll2 mesi fa
  • The only reason I am interested in a fixed seat is because I swear my seat adjusts itself gradually into a laid back position that I do not like. It would also help reduce weight a bit, maybe get me a little lower which means I could see traffic lights a bit better, and of course the obvious benefits that come from a properly sized seat.

    OspreyBravo18OspreyBravo182 mesi fa
  • An adult car seat but a lot cooler 😎

    GuyThatCommentsVidsGuyThatCommentsVids2 mesi fa
  • Y'all can thank Dale Earnhardt for the hans device

    xTorhnx212xTorhnx2122 mesi fa
  • "I will check the gap between my holes" -Zach, the Miata guy

    Cody PayneCody Payne2 mesi fa
  • Seats price?

    CATALINCATALIN2 mesi fa
  • U are the neighbor i need

    Maryam RamzaniMaryam Ramzani2 mesi fa
  • Nice key chain balls lol 0:08

    brickson98motobrickson98moto2 mesi fa
  • Im not gonna say Zach is the reason I now have a sick ass car and a girlfriend, but he def didnt hurt the situation

    JeffersonJefferson2 mesi fa
  • Try wrapping the miata

    BruhBruh2 mesi fa
  • I used to run a 96 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham HARD AS F daily. I was always having to hold myself in the driver seat. My right hand slid in between the two front seats and firmly gripping the driver seat frame. I crushed the left door panel doin a hard right handed one day so the switchboard for the windows and seats would always fall in... Good times :)

    Big JohnBig John2 mesi fa
  • Can you guys bring chrisfix to donut

    Blur SimpBlur Simp2 mesi fa
  • Any big guy friendly Racing seats?

    Big Poppa JeffBig Poppa Jeff2 mesi fa
  • What did you do about the speakers?

    Tommy EstridgeTommy Estridge2 mesi fa
  • draw my life: Zach Jobe

    Esau BonillaEsau Bonilla2 mesi fa
  • "Most of them are in mm so get your mm tape out" Me: *laughs in Europe*

    ShurchilShurchil2 mesi fa
  • What about the airbag plug you left in the floor? Wont there be an error code pop up?

    POWERGLOVE KilleDXPOWERGLOVE KilleDX2 mesi fa
  • Gaming chairs.

    Giovani MejíaGiovani Mejía2 mesi fa
  • On a Miata

    BomonsterBomonster2 mesi fa
  • Love this show and I plan on starting a project car soon god willing

    David SDavid S2 mesi fa
  • Bring Back Bids Barto @BidsBarto #BidsBarto

    Brad ൠBrad ൠ2 mesi fa
  • You guys are the bees frikkin knees

    Eric AnspachEric Anspach2 mesi fa
  • This guy has so much attention to detail and his work. After making a notch for the side mount, he even painted it!!!

    Pramodh ArunPramodh Arun2 mesi fa
  • if you want better seats but no harnesses are stock seat belts ok? if you dont race just like a daily driver?

    Bryan ChuchtaBryan Chuchta3 mesi fa
  • LS conversion

    Kaine JaryKaine Jary3 mesi fa
  • So was it worth it??

    SvfilutoSvfiluto3 mesi fa
  • Can i make a donut media video request?? For someone who has never had experience. Can we get a tutorial on driving a manual transmission?

    Basicyapper69Basicyapper693 mesi fa
  • This series is actually “Money Pit: Mid Car Miata”

    Anthony NocitoAnthony Nocito3 mesi fa
  • Do one on regular leather seats.

    CTtheGamerr 2.0CTtheGamerr 2.03 mesi fa
  • Opportunity missed: DJ Zach Jobe ==> DJZJ

    Mike LarsenMike Larsen3 mesi fa
  • Can you put racing seats in a two door 2003 mustang and use all seats

    Jesus ContrerasJesus Contreras3 mesi fa
  • On one of the new seats, one of the holes is higher than the other and I can't unsee it

    Crash WebbCrash Webb3 mesi fa
  • And could you still play some music, cause it seams that the speakers were on the original miata seats. thx

    Salva CSalva C3 mesi fa
  • Ha it bugs me that roll bar isn't like 3 inches above his head... I picture the car flipping and whoever's head being directly smacked into the ground. Seeing how the roll bar is level with his head pretty much. 8:00

    wildaces42wildaces423 mesi fa
  • Its just a big car seat XD

    Krspy2Krspy23 mesi fa
  • Is a twincharged ls swap worth it?

    Mick RipperMick Ripper3 mesi fa
  • How to resetting seatbelt sensor after change to aftermarket?

    sabila ahmadsabila ahmad3 mesi fa
  • if you skip to the end and click replay it drops the ads, thank me later

    cheese Fcheese F3 mesi fa
  • Is the money pit Miata Zac's personal car or a donut media shop car? Same question goes for the HiLow Z's

    mrNACHOOO_ gamingmrNACHOOO_ gaming3 mesi fa
  • We need money pit car vs low car

    PTN317PTN3173 mesi fa
  • At 8:21, he has the craziest face

    ExoticExotic3 mesi fa
  • Yea I hate racing seats. the fact they cant be adjusted is the biggest killer for me. I tend to change my driving position based on the day. Plus I dont think driving with a racing harness everyday would be comfortable

    spike001tonspike001ton3 mesi fa
  • I had a na mx5 with original seats and I thought they were amazing until one day I swapped them out with some great shape leather seats from a low mile nb. Holy shit the difference was huge. That and I found out why lower back was always hurting, lol.

    Joe YoungJoe Young3 mesi fa
  • Car throttle will always have my heart but donut media ain’t far behind 🤣

    Jack HattoJack Hatto3 mesi fa
  • I liked the stock seats tbh

    okane Nikesokane Nikes3 mesi fa
  • Getting romantic with a new partner like: 5:33

    DrewDrew3 mesi fa
  • I use school chairs as seats and its kinda comfortable

    kelvin's 2015 wrxkelvin's 2015 wrx3 mesi fa
  • WHATS UP WITH THE NEW VID

    anthony vurchioanthony vurchio3 mesi fa
  • So race seats not fat friendly

    JacobJacob3 mesi fa
  • no homo, zach looking good 11:59

    acemedia.vacemedia.v3 mesi fa
  • What steering wheel is that?

    SaranFilipSaranFilip3 mesi fa
  • I’ll just stick with the bench seats for now

    Cowerdnerd DespacitoCowerdnerd Despacito3 mesi fa
  • Imagine if the 3-D printed a bezel to retain the stock miata seat speakers into the bucket seats

    Marquise ThomasMarquise Thomas3 mesi fa
  • This got complicated pretty fast.

    Obe WanObe Wan3 mesi fa
  • So glad you got a hans with the harnesses. Using a hans is essential and too many people overlook it’s importance.

    JoestoesJoestoes3 mesi fa
  • day 1 of asking donut media to a video of themselves drawing a donut

    Philip LiewPhilip Liew3 mesi fa
  • I think the miata is the mid car on hilow.

    Andrei28 SabogAndrei28 Sabog3 mesi fa
  • never knew shoving your gaming chair in your car would be such an upgrade

    thecompactor ͔thecompactor ͔3 mesi fa
  • But what about the headrest speakers?!?!? lol

    ruffiØruffiØ3 mesi fa
  • TURBO THE MIATA!1!!11!!1!1!1

    Armin hosseiniArmin hosseini3 mesi fa
  • weld the diff !!

    lil pitch4klil pitch4k3 mesi fa
  • Shameless plug. Schroth asm 4 pt is the go to for if you are street driving a car a roll BAR. keeps you snug an safe but wont break your neck,

    Marra HarmonMarra Harmon3 mesi fa
  • I would’ve talked about wiring that goes through seats first. Sometimes even with manual seats you have wiring that goes through the seats sometime for safety features in this case speakers in the seats. A lot of cars won’t even start if the seat isn’t plugged in. Even on t fox body mustang the power lumbar is all it has. But if you disconnect it to put seats in that lumbar is actually connected to the fuel pump relay. Which means if the seats not plugged in then the car ant starting.

    Car Culture NationCar Culture Nation3 mesi fa
  • Wooo! Can't wait to see the Miata's big track day! Never knew what that head brace was called before, the Han's Device... Pretty neat. Let's hope she has a good day on the track! Pray for no faults or errors 👌

    Octane Street - Apprentice MechanicOctane Street - Apprentice Mechanic3 mesi fa
  • I love that he paints the bare metal when he cuts something: car videos drive me crazy.... they will get a frame powder coated, then drill a hole in it and just bolt something through it... waste of time

    Adam DrayerAdam Drayer3 mesi fa
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