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Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

I have a 2011 JGC with cloth seats. The top right corner of the plastic part of the driver's seat keeps popping out. I can pop it back in, but it comes back out after I sit in it. Any ideas? Thanks a lot!
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Re: Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

This happened to mine... had it fixed under warranty. Apparently they were replacing so many plastic backs that they redesigned the metal clips that hold it on. They just changed these clips for me. Been fine ever since.
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Great thanks!
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Re: Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

Never happened to mine, but was a big problem with my neighbor's 2012 Summit.
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Re: Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

they replaced mine under warranty also.
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I bought mine used with 89k miles. Odometer is @ 91k now, any idea if I would be covered under warranty? Thanks.
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Re: Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

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I bought mine used with 89k miles. Odometer is @ 91k now, any idea if I would be covered under warranty? Thanks.
Nope, not at that mileage.
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Re: Plastic Back of Driver's Seat keeps popping out

Had same problem, replaced the clips under warranty.
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Biotech - at what mileage did you bring it in?
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I bought mine used with 89k miles. Odometer is @ 91k now, any idea if I would be covered under warranty? Thanks.
Got an extended warranty?

Even if not, you might ask about buying the upgraded clips... whimper a bit. And bring donuts.
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Hahaha great advice! Maybe I'll send my gf in my place. She'll have better luck than me
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