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Old 07-26-2014, 09:07 PM
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Re: Clicking seat

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I have the exact issue with our 2014 Overland build 6/2/14. I thought it was the ENT screen rattling on the back, but I'm doing some investigating underneath now. Thx for the ideas!
Turns out I may have been wrong. The sticker and clips did stop making nice but now I get a lateral clicking from the right side where the back and base of the seat meet. I can take my hand and push against the right side bolster and slowly let go and I'll get a "click". When turning, sometimes a few. I thought this may have been in the plastic cover that holds the seat back bolts and spin drive to the base, but that turned out to be false.

Now my Hemi is leaking oil in my driveway. Maybe I should go buy another 4Runner... Sheesh. This thing hates me.
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Re: Clicking seat

were you ever able to get it fixed? I too thought it was those lower clips on the seat back. I did note that if i grab the left portion of my seat, I can lift up and down and jiggle it in this manner, it will click and seams to be loose. The floor mounts are firmly in place so its just the cushion moving.

This in addition to the rattle from the driver side roof handle, and the moon roof rattle, and the instrument cluster rattle, and the tail gate creaks... jeeze you'd think a summit edition would be quieter, but alas it is a jeep

Saving up the issues for a dealer but i hate having to go back again and again... If you have solved the seat rattle, please share.
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Re: Clicking seat

Not really much help but mine was fixed after the dealer replaced the seat base three times. I just played around with it until I could reproduce the click for them - in my case by pushing hard sideways on the front of the seat.
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Mine was making noise with the seat all the way down. When you push the seat to the up/high position it seems to take care of the clicking noise. They replace the seat track on mine as well.
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Re: Clicking seat

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2012 Overland Summit, and yes I also have a clicking seat when my weight shifts!

The noise in my seat is definately coming from the upper seat back, not the lower seat or mounts. It occurs as my weight is transfered into the seatback as the vehicle moves. It sounds like some internal plastic seat components are hung up on each other and rubbing against each other until they "pop" past each other & I hear a click! Really not sure if I want some barely competent dealer tech removing my summit leather to poke around in my seatback to attempt a fix!

Should be a covered warantee issue, if you decide to let them attempt a fix though!

Heya...sorry to revive a 2 year old post...but did you ever figure this out? My seat has the same plastic pop in the upper seat back when I move around. I have a 15 SRT. Strange we had the same experience. I can't find much else about this.

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Re: Clicking seat

There's some that finally brought it in and then got tired of the we can't replicate it crap. Ine guy went further and as It turns out our lumbar assembly is a semi rigid airbag that has some sliders pressed in to the sides and rides up and down on a pair of metal rails. Well there's a small piece of harder molded plastic at the edge of the bag that flicks a rail or whatnot. This is the culprit of the clickpop as I call it. I got tired of rocking back and forth hearing the click so I put my lumbar all the way deflated and down and it's gone. It can sit half mast and half height but on a rarity I got the noise again.


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