These front armrest covers will give you and your rider's hips a soft cushioned hip restraint. Those metal bars attached to your seat are there to keep you from exiting your cart. The "Cart Buddy" will help keep you and your passenger secure in your cart. You may have found bruises on your hips caused from the metal. They also add comfort to your arms as they may need a place to rest. Let's face it a ride in a golf cart involves bumps, uneven ground a lot of body movement. Not only to they serve a purpose but they give your cart a finished custom look. Several colors available. The "Cart Buddy is made of marine grade vinyl, durable, easy to maintain, installs in seconds, stain and mildew resistant, shock resistant, waterproof and is super looking.