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SilverLimited 07-14-2010 09:17 AM

Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking
 
Anyone out there notice a problem with there drivers side front seat having a slight sliding foward movement & click noise when stoping, and then the same movement/noise when accelerating?

I've tried moving the electric seats in all directions but the slight movement/noise remains. Its not a rocking effect ( I had that in my Vette), more of a fore and aft slide movement. Tightened all the seat bolts I can find (none were loose) and its still there.

I've got 70k on the odo, and have had this issues for at least 15k miles that I can recall. Dealer has said the usual, unable to duplicate customer complaint.

Comments appreciated.

Scottina06 07-14-2010 10:15 AM

Re: Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking
 
if it doesnt happen all the time i would think it would have something to do with thee motor and whatever keeps it clamped to the rails

SvenskaJeepGuy 07-14-2010 01:26 PM

Re: Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking
 
mine will slide back and forth about an 1/8th inch when i brake and accelerate

SilverLimited 07-14-2010 10:12 PM

Re: Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking
 
That's what I'm talkin' about. Now to find out why and how to fix it.

Hopefully someones had this problem and they actually repaired it. I plan to have the service director take it for a ride with me next time in the shop.

maxst2 07-14-2010 10:26 PM

Re: Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking
 
Pull the seat out and check the gap on the motor to the rail teeth or however its got for movement.


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