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Movement in Drivers Seat Back

Has anyone experienced this? Whenever I hit a bump it feels like something is moving around in the seat back. There is no rattle or audible noise. I can't seem to replicate it when the vehicle is not in motion. Any thoughts?
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Old 04-05-2011, 07:12 PM
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

It's the active head restraints. Read the manual on how they work. They are known to cause some movement in the seat back.
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

my Laredo seat seems to move side to side slightly when I go around a corner. Not sure if this is what you are feeling. My Limited doesn't do it I just haven't wanted to take it back to the dealer.
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

guess they didnt fix that between the 2010 and 2011- my 2010 seats have the same movement
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

I haven't noticed it yet. I'll have to pay attention to it.
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

I had the same problem with my driver's seat back. Went to the dealer 3 times and got the same response..."Could not replicate". So I took the seat back cover off to see the lumbar support. There is a white plastic part that is pushed up into the foam cushioning of the seat back. I put about 2 inches of batting in between the plastic part and the foam cushioning then put the back cover on and no more feeling of something moving in the seat back when I went over a bump or made a quick turn. I just noticed a TSB for the lower portion of the seats that need new isolator bushings on models built before Nov 24. My lower seat cushions make a loud clunking noise and shift back and forth when making quick turns or go over anything rough. Anyway hope this helps since most dealers give you the could not replicate response without even test driving it.
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Re: Movement in Drivers Seat Back

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So I took the seat back cover off to see the lumbar support. There is a white plastic part that is pushed up into the foam cushioning of the seat back. I put about 2 inches of batting in between the plastic part and the foam cushioning
I have a squeak that recently started (2500 miles/3.5 mos old), in what sounds like the mid-to-upper portion of the drivers seatback.
Thanks for the idea, I'll be giving that a go to see it if resolves my issue.
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I have a squeak that recently started (2500 miles/3.5 mos old), in what sounds like the mid-to-upper portion of the drivers seatback.
Thanks for the idea, I'll be giving that a go to see it if resolves my issue.
I sometimes have that too.
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I have a squeak that recently started (2500 miles/3.5 mos old), in what sounds like the mid-to-upper portion of the drivers seatback.
Thanks for the idea, I'll be giving that a go to see it if resolves my issue.
Were you able to fix the problem with the seat?
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